Power Generation

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...

Wärtsilä, Saudi Firm Renew Asset Management Agreement

Wärtsilä and Saudi Arabia-based Hail Cement Co. renewed the three-year asset management agreement for Hail’s power plant in Turbah, Saudi Arabia. Wärtsilä provides guarantees for the performance of the power plant and ensures the reliability...

Wärtsilä Signs Asset Management Agreement

Wärtsilä and Saudi Arabian Northern Region Cement Co. (NRCC) have signed a new three-year asset management agreement for NRCC’s power plant in Turaif, Saudi Arabia. Wärtsilä will continue to be responsible for the operation and...

MHPS Refurbishing Iraqi Power Station

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd. (MHPS) will refurbish Unit 1 of the Hartha Thermal Power Station in Iraq. The refurbishment work, scheduled for completion in 2020, requires large-scale replacement of core components of the plant's...

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...

Data Center Agreement Between Wärtsilä, Schneider Electric

Wärtsilä and Schneider Electric have signed a global co-operation agreement to bring together their individual products and services, along with those of third parties, for data center projects with at least a 10 MW...

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...

Turnkey Project For MAN Consortium

By BO SVENSSON The Danish power plant specialist Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S (BWSC), in consortium with MAN Diesel and Turbo has been awarded a €125 million contract to build a 120 MW power...

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