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  • The search for clean coal

    Many countries and companies are pursuing with vigour the concept of ‘clean coal’, where toxic emissions of are reduced by over 90% and sulphur and greenhouse gas emissions are rendered virtually non-existent. Research is underway in Europe, North America and Asia on how to make use of the world’s most abundant fossil fuel in ways that are environmentally and socially more ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Air Pollution Control for Coal-Fired Power Plants

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Air Pollution Control for Coal-Fired Power Plants ...


    By ReportLinker

  • B&W Awarded Environmental Equipment Contract for Iowa Power Plant

    The Babcock & Wilcox Company (B&W) (NYSE:BWC) announced today that its subsidiary Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group, Inc. (B&W PGG) has been awarded a contract to deliver, erect and commission a dry flue gas desulfurization system for Interstate Power and Light Company’s (IPL) 270 megawatt coal-fired Lansing Generating Station in Lansing, Iowa. IPL is a subsidiary of ...


    By Babcock & Wilcox

  • DOE selects projects to conserve freshwater at coal-fired power plants

    The US Department of Energy (DOE) announced the selection of 10 projects aimed at developing advanced technologies and concepts to minimize freshwater withdrawal and consumption by coal-based power systems. By improving the environmental performance of coal, America's most abundant energy resource, the projects will strengthen national energy security and help provide clean, affordable, abundant ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Most Coal Plants Have Emissions Controls Needed to Meet Mercury Limits, EIA Reports

    Seventy percent of coal-fired power plants have the necessary pollution control equipment to comply with the Environmental Protection Agency mercury and air toxics standards, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA). Another 6 percent are planning to install pollution controls, and 8 percent are planning to close rather than invest in the expensive equipment, the EIA said in a ...


    By Bloomberg BNA

  • New study shows how EPA clean air rules boost the economy and create jobs

    A new study details the positive impacts on the economy and job creation resulting from companies’ investments in emission control technology in response to new air pollution rules from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The report, New Jobs – Cleaner Air Part II: An Investment in American ...

  • Great River Energy Passes 10 Year Bag Life Milestone at Elk River Plant

    Great River Energy (GRE) in ELK River, MN operates a 1000 tons per day refuse-derived fuel fired waste-to-energy facility. The plant produces approximately 32 Megawatts (gross) from three boiler units with traveling stoker grates. In November of 1996, they installed 2,592 GORE® Filter Bags with acid-resistant fiberglass backers and expanded PTFE membrane in their baghouse.  Over ten years later, ...


    By W. L. Gore & Associates

  • Hot gas filtration questions replace regulations as the most important air pollution control subjects

    Regulations are normally the most important factors changing the world’s air pollution control decisions. However, advances in the ability to treat hot gases make technology questions the most important subjects for air pollution control purchasers in China, the U.S. and the rest of the world. The regulations leave no doubt that existing precipitators on coal-fired boilers, kilns and ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Nederman receives order in China with an order value of SEK 26 million

    Nederman China has received an order for a boiler flue gas cleaning project. The customer is building district heating in China using environmentally friendly coal fired power plant technology. The order value is SEK 26 million.  The solution will provide an efficient low emission two-stage system with dust filtration and dry scrubbing for additional emission elimination. Nederman ...


    By Nederman

  • Takreer and Intecsa Industrial Trust Tecam Group Environmental Technology for First Project Worldwide for NORM Waste Incineration

    Environmental technology supplier Tecam Group has been awarded the first project worldwide for NORM (Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material) waste incineration. The project has been commissioned by Oil & Gas company Takreer (ADNOC) and subcontracted by EPC Intecsa Industrial. Under the terms of the agreement, Tecam Group will supply Intecsa Industrial with the engineering and ...


    By Tecam Group

  • $168 Billion FGD Market In Next 15 Years

    The market for systems to remove SO2 from power plants is booming. But the big news is that the good times will continue. In the latest forecast in the online, FGD World Markets, the McIlvaine Company predicts that power plants will spend $168 billion for flue gas desulfurization (FGD) systems in the period 2005-2020. The validity of this estimate is critical to the manufacturers of steel ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Eldorado Brasil achieves further production world record and sets global environmental benchmarks

    After having achieved world record pulp production of 5,156 tons per day at the end of March 2014, the Eldorado Brasil pulp mill in Três Lagoas, Brazil, again set a new world record with ANDRITZ technologies in August 2014. On August 30, Eldorado Brasil produced 5,300 tons of pulp within a single day. This means a specific drying capacity in the range of 400 tons per day and per meter of ...

  • Planning application submitted for English energy from waste facility

    A planning application for a new renewable energy facility in Merseyside at Knowsley Business Park has been submitted to Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council. Plans for the facility, which would be a centre of international excellence for waste management, can be viewed at the council offices. A copy of the non-technical summary is available online at ...


    By ENER-G

  • Supply of 6 odour control systems for Scotland

    ERG has recently been awarded the contracts to design, supply and install 6 odour control systems in Scotland. All are supplied by ERG as part of their odour control framework agreement with Scottish Water. Totalling £850k, the contracts are through Galliford-Morgan Joint Venture (GMJV) in western Scotland, for sites in Annan and Glasgow (Laighpark, Paisley and Shieldhall). All were awarded ...

  • GE technology selected to lower emissions and rebuild electrostatic precipitator at Enel Maritza East 3 in Bulgaria

    GE (NYSE: GE) was recently awarded a contract by Enel SpA to complete phase 6 of an 8-phase project at Enel Maritza East 3 (EME3) Thermal Power Plant in Bulgaria. During this phase, GE will convert two electrostatic precipitators (ESP) from tumbling hammer to GE’s advanced top rap technology, helping to increase reliability of the unit, lower maintenance costs and achieve lower emissions. GE ...


    By General Electric

  • North America industrial wastewater series—Power generation industry

    Equipment for Cooling Tower, Boiler Blowdown, and FGD Purge Streams to Optimize Water Use The power generation industry is the most water-intensive industry in North America. The droughts that some US states have faced present critical challenges for this industry. Facilities must now consider ways of lowering water consumption while ensuring that wastewater meets EPA regulations. This ...


    By ReportLinker

  • `Smoke` from Factory Chimneys Proves to Be Valuable Water Source

    It appears that so much high-grade water can be recovered from flue gases of factory chimneys, as a result of strongly improved membrane technology, that industrial plants in arid areas can make a valuable contribution to the world's water shortage. Field tests and ten years of preliminary research have shown that these plants can change from water consumers to water producers. The captured water ...


  • 300 New FGD Projects Planned In China

    In the 11th plan from 2006-2010 the six major Chinese utilities will install 300 new SO2 flue gas desulfurization (FGD) systems.  Each of these projects is identified in the Utility Environmental Upgrade Tracking System published by the McIlvaine Company. ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • ERG (Air Pollution Control) Ltd announces two acquisitions

    ERG (Air Pollution Control) Ltd announces the acquisition of the intellectual property rights to the V-texTM vortex scrubbing technology from Accentus plc, and announces the acquisition of Air Pollution Control Process Engineering Ltd (formerly Air Pollution Control Ltd). V-texTM is an outstanding scrubbing and stripping technology utilising patented opposing spray jet nozzles to feed liquor into ...

  • Supercritical water oxidation of sewage sludge

    ABSTRACT Supercritical water oxidation (SCWO) is an innovative and effective destruction method for organic wastewater and sludge. Several tests of the destruction of sewage sludge by SCWO have been done at two state of the art pilot plants. These units have capacities of 250 kg/h and 1100 kg/h, respectively. The test results show that the technology easily destroys the organic ...


    By SCFI Group Limited

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