Power Generation

First Order For Siemens Mobile Unit

Siemens announced it has received the first order for its SGT-A45 mobile unit from Bayat Power, a company of the Bayat Group. Within a few months, a complete gas-fired power plant, centered around the...

ABB Acquiring GE’s Global Electrification Business

ABB announced the acquisition of GE Industrial Solutions, GE’s global electrification solutions business for US$2.6 billion. GE Industrial Solutions has customers in more than 100 countries and an established installed base with strong roots in...

Smaller Steam Is Better

In the German city of Herten, a waste-to-energy plant is about to supplement its electricity and heat production with a MAN Diesel & Turbo steam turbine. The operator of the plant, the Ruhr Waste Disposal...

GE In Huge Iraq Power Deal

GE announced it has signed a multiyear, US$520 million agreement in Iraq with Mass Energy Group Holding. The contract also includes operation and maintenance services as well as GE’s advanced digital industrial solutions for...

Cogen for Berlin

Siemens said it has received an order to build a new cogeneration plant in the Marzahn district of Berlin. The company will act as general contractor for the energy utility company Vattenfall Europe Wärme...

Panda Patriot Power Project Powers Up

  Siemens and Panda Power Funds marked the commissioning of the Panda Patriot Power Project in Clinton Township, Pennsylvania, an 829 MW natural gas-fueled power plant powered by Siemens’ advanced H-class gas turbines. With the Liberty...

Wärtsilä Marks A First For China

Wärtsilä will supply a 30 MW combined heat and power (CHP) plant to CGGC UN Power in China. This will be the first gas-fired medium-speed engine power plant in China, marking the entry of...

Getting It Up And Running

If there are words power plant operators don’t ever want to hear, it’s these: “We’re running behind schedule and we’re losing money every day.” Yet that was the message that engineers at the Avion natural-gas...

Power For Research

Capstone Turbine Corp. said it received an order for two C1000 Signature Series microturbines to provide distributed power for two Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) facilities in Kuwait City, Kuwait. The project is expected...
Caterpillar G3600 gas engine

13 Cat Gas Engines For China Pilot Project

Caterpillar Oil & Gas announced that a total of 13 Cat G3600 and G3500 gas engines have been selected by two China gas OEMs — Yantai Jereh Oilfield Services Group Co., Ltd and Beijing...