Power Generation

Siemens Rolls A Seven In Argentina

BY BO SVENSSON Siemens announced it has received orders from Argentina for a total of seven SGT-800 industrial gas turbines and two Industrial Trent 60 gas turbines. These orders mark the 300th SGT-800 machine that...

Wärtsilä To Supply Power Plant To Argentina

Wärtsilä will supply a 101 MW  power generation plant to Pampa Energía S.A. in Argentina. Wärtsilä's scope is to deliver a turnkey solution, including the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC). The delivery includes Wärtsilä...

Jenbachers Powering 190 MW German Co-Gen Plant

Construction has begun on a German cogeneration facility powered by 20 GE Jenbacher J920 FleXtra gas engines. The 190-MW facility is already being hailed as a flagship project of Germany’s energy transition plan, GE said....

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...

GE Power Services Celebrates First Anniversary

  BY ROBERTA PRANDI GE Power marked the one-year anniversary of the Alstom Power business acquisition, GE’s single biggest acquisition in its history. The €12.35 billion acquisition in November 2015 brought together GE Power & Water and...

GE Adds Flywheel UPS Series

GE has released a new series of flywheel uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems that range from 50 to 1000 KV-amperes. The new flywheel UPS also integrate patented flywheel technology from VYCON, a subsidiary of Calnetix...

Kohler & Liebherr Announce New Large Diesels

BY MIKE OSENGA After a gestation period of more than eight years, a new line of generator drive diesel engines have been jointly announced by Liebherr and Kohler Power Systems.  The new engines, to be...

Former Solar President Cat’s Next CEO

A former president of Solar Turbines has been named the next chief executive officer of Caterpillar. Jim Umpleby, a 35-year veteran at the company, will succeed Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman, who will retire...

Capstone Ships Microturbine To Russia

Capstone Turbine Corp. said it recently shipped a C800 Signature Series microturbine to the Russian Far Eastern Federal District to power a railway station. The project is expected to be commissioned in December. DV Energy...

Wärtsilä Revises Sales, Profits Downward

Wärtsilä said it was revising its sales and profitability guidance for 2016, mainly because of lower than anticipated power plant deliveries this year. Wärtsilä now said it expects net sales to decline by around 5%...