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Sailing Toward Lower Emissions

Nations recently meeting at the United Nations International Maritime Organization (IMO) in London have adopted an initial strategy on the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from ships, setting out a vision to reduce GHG...

GE Signs US$300M Services Deal For 11 Petrobras Power Plants in Brazil

In its largest power generation service agreement in Latin America, GE’s Power Services business will service power generation equipment in 11 power plants owned by Petrobras, Brazil’s majority state-owned oil company. The fleet under the...

Innova Global Sees Boost in Gas Turbine Component Orders

International emissions and noise control company Innova Global Ltd. reported CAN$33.5 million worth of new gas turbine auxiliaries' business in December 2017 and the first quarter of 2018, reflecting strong international sales growth across North America, Europe and Africa, the...

GE Supplying Large Jenbacher Order For Russian Market

GE has signed a supply agreement with GreenTech Energy Company (GTE), one of GE’s authorized channel partners for Jenbacher gas engines in Russia, for 21 Jenbacher gas engines. The order includes 10 J320 units, 10...

Lighter And Quieter At Sea

GE’s Marine Solutions announced it has successfully completed acoustic attenuation and weight comparison testing between its new lightweight composite LM2500 gas turbine module and a conventional steel enclosure. GE said the results verified a...

LNG-Fueled Bulk Carrier Delivered

The world’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG)-fueled bulk carrier, powered by a single MAN B&W 6G50ME-GI two-stroke engine, has been delivered. The Ilshin Green Iris was constructed at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) in Korea for...

Rolls Delivering CCHP System

Rolls-Royce will deliver two MTU Onsite Energy natural gas-fueled combined cooling, heating and power (CCHP) trigeneration systems to Richmond University Medical Center in Staten Island, New York, USA. The trigeneration project is being managed by...

Woodward To Acquire L’Orange

Rolls-Royce and Woodward, Inc. jointly announced that Woodward will acquire fuel injection specialist L’Orange GmbH, part of Rolls-Royce Power Systems. The agreement includes L’Orange‘s operations in Germany, the United States and China, for an...

Hotstart Establishes Regional Rail Location

Hotstart, the Spokane, Washington, USA-headquartered specialist in idle reduction systems and engine oil and coolant heating technology, announced it has opened a new regional office in Merrillville, Indiana, USA. The new site is focused...

A Path To Greater Efficiency

  BY ROBERTA PRANDI Since it developed its Advanced Gas Path technology (AGP) upgrades for gas turbine power plants, GE said the solution has been installed on 435 gas turbine units in 39 countries, delivering 7...

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