Power Generation

Cat’s New Natural Gas Gen-Set

Caterpillar announced that the G3512H is the third of the H-Series product line now available for operation on natural gas fuel. This generator set is currently offered at 1500 kWe power output at 50 Hz and...

Cogen For Slovakia

Rolls-Royce has signed a contract with EPC contractor Energyco for the supply of four generator sets to a cogeneration plant in Kosice, Slovakia. Based on Bergen B35:40V20AG2 medium-speed gas engines, the plant will generate...

Temporary Power Outage For Siemens

Siemens announced it will temporarily shut down its Power and Gas (PG) division as the company seeks to regain its footing in the marketplace. The recent announcement underscores the difficulties the company has faced in...

Another First For Siemens In China

Siemens announced that its SGT-700 gas turbine has entered the Chinese distributed generation market for the first time. The company will work with Aero Engine Corp. of China (AECC) to supply two SGT-700 gas...

Service Deal For Canadian Cogen

Siemens announced it has received an order from Inter Pipeline Ltd. to provide long-term service for two SGT-800 gas turbine generator sets in Canada. The units are scheduled for cogeneration operation at the Central...

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...

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...

Milestone For China Engine JV

MTU Yuchai Power, a joint venture set up between Rolls-Royce Power Systems and the Chinese diesel engine manufacturer Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Co., has produced its first MTU Series 4000 engine as it prepares 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...

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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