Power Generation

The Movement Toward Microgrids

Resiliency. That’s the word often heard in discussions of microgrids, conversations that are taking place now more than ever. Some say it began in earnest in 2012, when Super Storm Sandy turned off the...

MAN Supplying Power Plant In Guinea

MAN Energy Solutions is installing six MAN 18V32/40 engines in a power plant that will provide 53 MW of electrical power for in Conakry, the capital of Guinea. The plant is being set up in...

Cummins Gets Seismic Certification

Cummins, Inc. said it has obtained the 2018 International Building Code (IBC) seismic certification for its generator sets. The IBC code is intended to provide minimum requirements to safeguard the public health, safety and...

MAN Commissioned CHP Power Plant

MAN Energy Solutions said it has handed over a new combined heat and power generation (CHP) power plant to German energy company EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG. The 30-MW plant is located in the Gaisburg district...

U.S. Combined-Cycle Plants Getting Bigger

Beginning in 2014, the average size of a natural gas-fired combined-cycle power block in the U.S. has increased significantly, according to an analysis by the U.S. Energy Information Agency (EIA). The average combined-cycle power block...

Siemens Scores Record Contract In Oman

Siemens has received an order to supply the Duqm Integrated Power and Water project (DIPWP) with gas and steam turbines, long-term power generation services and digital solutions. The total order volume of the contract is...

INNIO Supplying Chinese Coal Mine Power Plant

INNIO will supply Chongqing Yuxin Energy’s Chongqing Songzao Coal Mine plant, owned by Chongqing Energy Investment Group (CQEIG), with eight of its 3.35 MW Jenbacher J620 gas engines for an expansion of the coal...

Power Purchase Partnership

GE and Japan’s Sumitomo Corp. have announced a public-private partnership by signing a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA) to develop, build and operate a...

Chinese Firm Plans To Offer High-Quality CGI Castings For Power Markets

China Shipbuilding Industry Corp. (CSIC) No. 12 Research Institute, a ferrous cast metal foundry has entered into a technology supply agreement with the Swedish process control specialist SinterCast for series production of Compacted Graphite...

Third Order For Siemens’ New HL-Class Turbine

Siemens has secured an order in the U.S. for the re-powering of Cooperative Energy's R.D. Morrow, Sr. Generating Station facility in Purvis, Mississippi. Cooperative Energy will re-power one of its existing coal-fired generation units with...

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