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  • B&W Acquires Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies, Inc

    Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) (NYSE:BW) has acquired Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies, Inc. (UniversalAET), a Wisconsin-based provider of custom-engineered acoustic, emission and filtration solutions, effective today. UniversalAET is a bolt-on acquisition for B&W MEGTEC and will be included in B&W’s Industrial operating segment. The ...


    By Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC

  • GRC 2017 Annual Meeting Announced - Call for Papers Issued

    The Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) has issued a call for papers for the world’s biggest geothermal conference of the year taking place October 1-4, 2017, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA at the Salt Palace Convention Center.  Themed “Geothermal Energy - Power to do More” the 41st GRC Annual Meeting will reflect the world-wide availability of a clean, dependable renewable ...


    By Geothermal Resources Council

  • Launch of gogreengas BioSNG Pilot Plant

    Proven technology has the potential to meet one third of the UK’s domestic heat requirements. Construction has begun on a new green energy plant that will be the world’s first commercially viable facility to convert household waste to a green gas called bio-substitute natural gas (BioSNG) – which emits 80% less carbon dioxide than the diesel used widely in the UK. The ...


    By Advanced Plasma Power (APP)

  • Global Natural Gas Power Generation Technologies Market

    ReprtsnReports.com adds "The Natural Gas Power Generation Technologies Market Outlook: Market overview, capacity, generation, new developments and the future outlook" new market research report to its store. Natural gas is the cleanest fossil fuel, therefore being highly preferred for electricity generation across the globe. The carbon emissions by natural gas are almost half when ...

  • Power Generation from Landfill Gas – Art or Science?

    The practice of landfill gas generation to produce renewable energy is one that has developed over many years, particularly in the UK and North America. It is evolving worldwide at an increasing pace, spurred by an increasing need for cleaner, cheaper energy and carbon reduction policy and regulations, such as the ...


    By ENER-G

  • Distributed Power Generation in China

    Like many other countries with developing economies, China is expected to shift its focus to cleaner fuels for power generation. In the past, the country deployed district heating systems based around coal-fired heat-only boilers. However, the introduction of new small-scale power generation technologies using natural gas and potentially available renewable fuels such as biomass have provided a ...


  • Power in Canada: the next generation

    According to the report, Power in Canada: The Next Generation, released by Canaccord Adams, the Canadian power industry requires an unprecedented 40,000 MW of new generation capacity that could cost up to $150 billion by 2015 to meet new demand and retire old plants. The build will be complicated by changing emission standards, new technologies and, possibly most important, NIMBY issues. We are ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • The Cost of Power Generation 2012

    A further trend that seems set to continue over the medium term is the inexorable rise in the cost of electricity, while the future of nuclear power looks increasingly uncertain. Features and benefits Realize up-to-date competitive intelligence through comprehensive power cost analysis in electricity power generation markets. Assess power generation costs and ...


  • New bio natural gas may assist in utility renewable power generation

    Bio natural gas, a new type of pipeline-injectable natural gas created from biological sources, could eventually give utilities a way to generate renewable power 24/7 and meet government renewable energy mandates, complementing today's solar and wind farms. That's one of the surprising findings from a new report titled ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Wind power generation can overtake that from natural gas in 2012

    With the expiry of the tax credit coming to a closer, companies are gearing up to install the wind turbines in the U.S. As a result, the installation of wind turbines may be more than that of power plants that run on fuel. As per the Ventyx Inc., a subsidiary of Swiss Power transmission equipment maker ABB Ltd. (ABBN), the power capacity through harnessing wind energy was 6,519 MW by the end of ...

  • GE Gas Engine Technology Chosen for Distributed Power Generation Projects in Pennsylvania

    New IMG Midstream Projects Provide Flexible Generation to PJM Markets While Creating a New Market for Locally Produced Natural Gas GE’s Proven High-Efficiency, Flexible Gas Engine Technology and Local Service and Parts Capabilities Key Reasons It was Chosen for the Project GE’s Distributed Power business (NYSE: ...


    By General Electric

  • Global Power Generation Market to 2018

    ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Power Generation Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018" to its huge collection of research reports. Economic growth and rise in population have been the most important reasons for energy/power generation in the past few decades. Commercial and residential energy is expected to increase with ...


  • Expert commentary on the Gas Generation Strategy

    The UK government published its Gas Generation Strategy yesterday, announcing the building of new gas-fired power stations to stimulate investment in gas generation and ensure security of supply. The UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC) is pleased to be able to offer expertise from its leading policy and gas experts to help provide clarification of this highly complex issue covered by DECC's Gas ...

  • Sewage project generates renewable gas

    British households are today cooking and heating their homes with renewable gas produced from human waste. Biomethane gas from the Didcot sewage works in Oxfordshire, a joint venture between Thames Water, British Gas and Scotia Gas Networks, will produce enough renewable gas to supply up to 200 homes. The Didcot sewage project marks an important milestone in the UK's efforts to decarbonise the ...

  • Alstom Boosts Its Gas Turbine Portfolio to Address the Growth in Gas-Fired Power Generation

    On 13 September, Alstom announced the launch of its upgraded GT24 gas turbine and the corresponding KA24 combined cycle power plant offering for North ...


    By Alstom

  • Gas Engines for Independent Power Producers

    Independent Power Producers (IPPs) are non-utility generators (NUG) that are typically not owned by the national electricity company or public utility. IPPs generate electricity and sometimes heat (via cogeneration) for sale to a third party. This third party could be the national electricity company, or may be via private wires to a specified company ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Statkraft upgrades renewable power generation in Norway

    Oslo, - Statkraft has decided to spend more than NOK 1 billion upgrading hydropower facilities. In western Norway, the new power plants Eiriksdal and Makkoren will replace older facilities, while Nedre Røssåga power plant in northern Norway will be modernised. "These investments will result in more renewable energy, increased security of supply and significant local, regional and ...


    By Statkraft

  • First LFG power generation unit in IRAN

    The first landfill gas (LFG) power generation station in Iran oficially commissioned in July 2009. This plant is located in old landfill site of Mashhad, the second largest city in Iran. This plant has 640kW nominal power capacity supplying by two engine sets. The power generation plant has been totally implemented by Pishgaman Sanat & Niroo Co. Ltd as an EPC contractor. The web-page of this ...

  • Scientists turn nuclear waste into diamonds for power generation

    Researchers in the U.K. say they have found a way to turn radioactive waste into miniature diamond batteries to produce small electric currents that can last thousands of years. A team of physicists and chemists from the University of Bristol unveiled the technology at a lecture in Europe late last month.  The technique involves scraping away carbon-14, a radioactive isotope of carbon, from ...

  • Yorwaste to double power generation from York landfill

    North Yorkshire recycling and waste management company Yorwaste will double the electricity it generates from its Harewood Whin landfill site near York to 6MW. Three new generators, fuelled by gases produced by decomposing landfill, will provide 1MW of electricity to the national grid. They will double the current output of 3MW produced by existing generators, which is enough to power more than ...

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