Gas Turbines

MHPS Selected For Brazil Project

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) announced that its M501 JAC gas turbine was selected for the Vale Azul II power plant project in Brazil. The project marks the first Brazilian application of the M501 JAC turbine, the...

GE Working With Isopentane In Ghana

GE Power and Marinus Energy said its pilot project to capture Isopentane gas and use it as a fuel source for generating electricity will be a first for sub-Saharan Africa. The Atuabo Waste to Power...

MHPS Wins 5300 MW Power Project

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd. (MHPS) has received a full-turnkey order for engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of a 5300 MW natural-gas-fired power plant project near Bangkok, Thailand. The project is being planned by a...

GE’s 6F.01 Gas Turbine Goes Commerical In China

GE Power announced that commercial operation was recently achieved at China Huaneng Group’s Huaneng Guilin Gas Distribution Energy Project using three of GE’s 6F.01 gas turbines. The project marks the first 6F.01 gas turbines in...

Hydrogen Fuel Mix Successfully Used In MHPS Turbine Firing Test

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) said a large-scale gas turbine for use in power generation has successfully passed a firing test using a 30% hydrogen fuel mix. MHPS said the test results confirmed that by using...

GE Signs 25-Year, US$330 Million Power Plant Agreement

GE’s Power Services business signed long-term agreements with a consortium formed by Macquarie Capital and Techint of Mexico valued at more than US$330 million for plant services at the Norte III power plant in...

Exacting Efficiency

BY JACK BURKE A little bit here, a little bit there. That’s part of the strategy GE Power said it has employed to achieve 64% efficiency for its 9HA.02 gas turbine in combined cycle. GE Power now...

Microturbine Order For Oil & Gas Facility

Capstone Turbine Corp. received an order for a C600 Signature Series microturbine to power an oil and gas facility in California. Cal Microturbine, one of Capstone’s distributors for California, secured the order. The C600 Signature...

Power For Peru

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) has been selected by Gaz Et L'Energie (GEL) for the Humay Power Station project in Peru. The project includes one M501JAC gas turbine, heat recovery steam generator and steam turbine....

More Cuts At GE

GE Power announced that it plans to reduce its global headcount by approximately 12 000 positions, affecting both professional and production employees.  “This decision was painful but necessary for GE Power to respond to the...

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