Power Generation

Siemens Acquiring Russelectric

Siemens announced plans to acquire Massachusetts-based Russelectric, a manufacturer of power control systems including paralleling switchgear and automatic transfer switches. Siemens said the acquisition will bring together the companies’ complementary advanced electrical power portfolios and...

Wärtsilä Supplying Engines For 58 MW Plant

Wärtsilä and Australia-based Clough Ltd., a provider of engineering, construction, commissioning and asset support services, will provide a 58 MW power plant to Papua New Guinea. The plant is part of an infrastructure building program...

Rolls Launches New Version Of Bergen Engines

Rolls-Royce launched a V-line version of the new B33:45 liquid fuel and B36:45 gas engine series. The additions complete the engine family, which was launched three years ago. “This is an important milestone for us....

Megawatts For ‘Mega Mosque’

GE’s Distributed Power business said that Clarke Energy, GE’s authorized channel partner of Jenbacher gas engines in Algeria, has been selected by the developers of the new Djamaâ el Djazaïr mosque (the Great Mosque...

Kings Mountain Energy Center Operational

Officials from Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas joined with NTE Energy executives to mark the formal start of operations at a new combined cycle plant in North Carolina, USA. The Kings Mountain Energy Center is...

Clarke Energy Wins Bid To Supply Power Plants

Clarke Energy will deliver 25 GE J620 3 MW Jenbacher gas engines to Symbion’s Kivu 56 and KP1 power plants on the shores of Lake Kivu in Rwanda. Symbion Power, a USA-based independent power producer (IPP)...

Rolls-Royce Rolls Out New Standby Gen-sets From MTU Onsite Energy

The new MTU Onsite Energy 20V 4000 DS3600 diesel gen-set is based on enhanced MTU Series 4000 engines from Rolls-Royce and outperforms previous offerings with a 10% uplift to around 3000 kW of electrical...

Cat Provides SMMPA Solution

The Southern Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (SMMPA) has dedicated its 38.8 MW Owatonna Station, which includes has four 9.7 MW Cat G20CM34 natural gas generator sets. Located in Owatonna, Minnesota, U.S.A., the Owatonna Energy Station...

MHPS Completes Power Plant Project

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd. (MHPS) completed construction of its Unit 2 Gas Turbine Combined Cycle System at the Tanjung Priok Power Plant, a natural-gas-fired power generation facility being built on Java Island in...

1223 MW Plant Up In Pakistan

The 1223 MW Balloki power plant in Pakistan is now in operation. The completion of the commissioning and performance tests was announced by the National Power Parks Management Co. Ltd. (NPPMCL), Harbin Electric International Co....

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