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  • Clarke Energy Wins With Pink Power

    Clarke Energy achieved ‘Sustainable Project of The Year’ at the 2016 Builder and Engineer Awards with the Barts NHS Trust Pink Power Project. The Builder and Engineer awards is one of the largest and most established awards programmes in the ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Software and Hardware Upgrades Could Cut Global CO2 Emissions from Coal and Gas Power Plants by One Billion Metric Tons

    GE today released a new analysis of global power plants, which found that carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from the world's fleet of coal and gas plants can be reduced by 10 percent -- the equivalent of removing 95 percent of cars off U.S. roads -- when existing hardware and software solutions are fully applied. The analysis is the first to quantify the emission reductions of using existing ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Clarke Energy Participates in COP22 Climate Change Conference in Marrakech

    The Conference of the Parties is the leading climate change conference organised through the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. The twenty-second session of the Conference of the Parties (COP22) and twelfth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP12) was held between the 7-18th of November in Marrakech, Morocco. ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • New Shepard Space Vehicle Makes Fifth Flight

    JASC congratulates Blue Origin on the fifth flight of its re-useable New Shepard space vehicle on Wednesday, October 5. The in-flight test of the capsule abort system successfully separated the capsule from the booster. The capsule descended under parachutes to a landing in the west Texas desert. The booster survived the separation and continued on under power to an apogee of 307,458 feet and ...

  • Stronger turbine blades with molybdenum silicides

    Researchers at Kyoto University have found that molybdenum silicides can improve the efficiency of turbine blades in ultrahigh-temperature combustion systems. Gas turbines are the engines that generate electricity in power plants. The operating temperatures of their combustion systems can exceed 1600 °C. The nickel-based turbine blades used in these systems melt at temperatures 200 °C ...

  • Diamantina Power Station’s ‘Blackstart’

    Clarke Energy, GE’s authorised distributor of Jenbacher reciprocating engines in Australia in conjunction with Diamantina Power Station (DPS) has today celebrated practical completion of the supply and installation of the country’s first highly efficient 2.6 megawatt GE 616 Diesel. The 616D ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Scottish Firm Claims Commercial Tidal Power Breakthrough

    Guardian: World First for Shetlands in Tidal Power Breakthrough A power company in Shetland has claimed a breakthrough in the race to develop viable offshore tidal stations after successfully feeding electricity to local homes. Nova ...


    By Greentech Media

  • Tenaska’s Advanced Natural Gas Power Station to Improve Resource Efficiency

    Black & Veatch has been selected to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for a new 925 megawatt natural gas combined cycle power plant. Using advanced, high efficiency turbine technology and a recycled water cooling process, the Tenaska Westmoreland Generating Station will produce enough power to meet the ...


    By Black & Veatch Corporation

  • Introducing the Gas Powered Core Sampling Kit

    If it involves sampling, we probably have a kit or tool to get your job done quickly and correctly. Which is why we want to offer you 15% off our gas powered core sampling kit! How the gas powered core sampling kit works: The AMS Gas Powered Core Sampling Kit sampler tubes have ...

  • Hyperlight Energy Awarded $1.5 Million from U. S. Department of Energy to Advance Low-Cost Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) Collector

    Hyperlight Energy, a developer and manufacturer of low cost Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) technology, announced today that it was selected by the U. S. Department of Energy’s SunShot Initiative to receive a $1.5 million award to develop a pilot CSP production line in San Diego, CA. The project will also validate a rapid field deployment design in a one-megawatt demonstration project at the ...


    By Hyperlight Energy

  • Gas Turbine Owners Will Spend $300 Million for Pumps at New Gas Turbine Combined Cycle Power Plants

    Pumps are critical to the steam cycle in gas turbine combined cycle (GTCC) plants. In 2017 more than $300 million will be spent on pumps for new GTCC generators. NAFTA will lead the way with 35 percent of the purchases. These forecasts were reached through McIlvaine research for ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Regent Energy & Power Limited- IPP

    Regent Energy & Power Limited is one of the leading power generating companies in the private sector in Bangladesh and acts as an independent power producer (IPP). With two projects with a capacity of 108 MW and 22 MW, the company assists the people of Bangladesh by providing power to the national grid. Regent Energy & Power Limited ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Gamesa to supply 298 MW at an Avangrid Renewables wind complex in the US

    The company will install 142 of its G114-2.1 MW wind turbines at the El Cabo wind farm being built in the state of New Mexico It is one of the largest orders ever won by Gamesa Gamesa, a global technology leader in wind energy, has landed a new order1 for the supply of 298 MW in the US, specifically at the El Cabo wind complex, which is ...


    By Gamesa

  • Improve Gas Turbine Engine Reliability with Cool Valves and Piping

    Presentations and discussion at meetings of the gas-turbine users groups, such as the 7F, often call into view problems owner/operators are having with the liquid-fuel systems on their dual-fuel engines—in particular, unreliable starts and unreliable fuel transfers from gas to oil. A couple of years ago, the sure solution for some users rarely called to operate on oil was to disable or ...

  • Power-Gen India & Central Asia 2016

    Clarke Energy will be exhibiting at the 15th edition of POWER-GEN India & Central Asia. The exhibition is dated May 18th – 20th, 2016 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. A power conference, together, presenting the complete gamut of power generation, transmission and distribution ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • AxSTREAM Net – New Thermal-fluid Simulation Software Secondary Flows

    SoftInWay has announced the adding of a new module called NET for thermal-fluid flow simulation and its application to gas turbine secondary and cooling systems analysis & design. Since 2005, when the AxSTREAM platform was first released as the Gold Standard platform for design, analysis and optimization of Turbomachinery flow path, the company has been steadily adding customers, and ...


    By SoftInWay Inc.

  • Compact 40 ampere power supply for industries with high requirements

    24 volt, 40 ampere Sitop PSU8200 technology power supply Narrow 145 mm design saves space in the control cabinet High efficiency of up to 93 percent Very high overload capacity ensures high availability Suitable for worldwide use in the production and processing industries Siemens is offering the PSU8200, a new 24 volt ...


    By Evoqua Water Technologies

  • $14 Trillion to be spent on Power Plant Equipment and Repairs in the Next 25 Years

    Nuclear capacity is slated to increase from 392 GW in 2013 to more than 620 GW in 2040. But its share of global power generation will rise just one percentage point to 12 percent, because almost 200 reactors of the 434 operational at the end of 2013 will be retired, they will need to be offset by new power plants. Total investment will exceed $2 trillion over the next 25 years. The gas turbine ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Clarke Energy Named Preferred Supplier for ENGIE

    Clarke Energy has signed an agreement with ENGIE, previously called Gdf-Suez, to become a preferred supplier for gas engines. ENGIE is French multinational company based in La Défense, Paris and is a specialist in the fields of high efficiency power generation low carbon, natural gas and renewable energy. ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Liverpool University CHP Plant

    The University of Liverpool has owned and operated a combined heat and power (CHP) plant since 1986. The campus originally generated its required power utilising gas turbines. The energy management team at the campus planned to carry out a major feasibility study, with a view of updating the old turbines. Following an in depth study, the decision was ...


    By Clarke Energy

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