Power Generation

EIA: ANGCC’s Poised For Growth In U.S.

Of the new U.S. natural gas-fired power plant capacity added since 2016, 31% use advanced natural gas-fired combined-cycle (ANGCC) units, according to the U.S. Energy Information Agency (EIA). Greater use of the new, larger ANGCC...

Siemens Cutting 2700 More Jobs

Siemens said it will cut 2700 jobs over several years in its Power and Gas division, primarily in the EPC projects and the power transmission products and systems businesses. For the EPC projects business, measures...

Wärtsilä Signs Maintenance, Operation Agreements Covering 464 MW

Wärtsilä signed two maintenance management and operational advisory agreements that cover 464 MW of power generation in Bangladesh. The seven-year agreements with Summit Group represent the biggest ever signed service deals, in terms of MW...

Power Plants Of The World

Diesel & Gas Turbine Worldwide invited prime-mover original equipment manufacturers to submit one specific power generation project it feels merits special attention because of advances in one or more of the following areas: efficiency increase, environmental aesthetics, operation characteristics, emissions improvements or construction principles.

GE: First Quarter Shows ‘Progress’, But Power Market Still Challenging

GE said its first-quarter overall was better than expected, but the company’s power business continues to struggle through its multi-year turnaround. The power division reported an operating profit of US$81 million in the first quarter,...

Siemens Iraqi Power Projects Announced

Siemens said it has signed an agreement with Iraq to build a 500 MW gas-fired power plant and upgrade 40 gas turbines and installation of several substations across the country. The projects are part of...

German CHP Plant Modernized With Waukesha Engines

INNIO announced the successful commissioning of a modernized district heating plant with Waukesha VHP 9394GSI rich-burn gas engines with grid code certification supplied by its authorized channel partner for Waukesha gas engines, S&L Energie-Projekte...

GE Power Supplying Gas Turbine For Israeli Project

GE Power said that Israel Electric Corp. (IEC), the largest generator and supplier of electricity in Israel, has awarded a contract for the Orot Rabin modernization project to GE, which will include an order...

“Blue Sky” From GE Turbine Upgrades In Shenzhen

GE announced that it has successfully completed the world’s first installation of its DLN1.0+ with Ultra Low NOx combustion upgrade on nine GE 9E gas turbines at five power generation enterprises in China. The...

MTU’s New Mining Microgrids

Rolls-Royce announced it is expanding its portfolio of energy systems with the addition of microgrid solutions for mines from MTU Onsite Energy. Mine operators will now be offered a sustainable energy supply system that...