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  • Call for papers: Powering up a continent at POWER‐GEN & DistribuTECH Africa 2018

    PennWell, the organisers of the Africa’s premier power sector conference and exhibition, have issued a call for papers for POWER‐GEN and DistribuTECH Africa 2018. POWER‐GEN and DistribuTECH Africa 2018, themed ‘Powering up a continent’, will bring together up to 3,000 key industry stakeholders from across Africa and abroad for three days of high‐level ...


    By PennWell Corporation

  • Veolia Water Technologies Italia expands the range of its Evaled® Evaporators

    Veolia Water Technologies Italia, the Italian technology division of Veolia, the world leader in the supply of water, wastewater and process treatment plants and solutions, presents a new model of evaporator, the Evaled® RV F 25, with an evaporation capacity of 25 m3/day. The Evaled® RV F product line is part of the mechanical recompression evaporators, which are characterized by high ...


    By EVALED-Evaporator

  • Power Plants and SWOT Analysis

    The report contains the profile of the company that is involved in the field of power generation from thermal sources (coal, oil and gas). It contains a detailed description of the companys business operations (power plants, installed capacity, and generation), history, corporate strategy, and business structure. This report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on key employees ...


  • Dirtiest Power Plants in the USA Named

    WASHINGTON, DC, July 26, 2007 (ENS) - Nevada Power's Reid Gardner coal-fired power plant has a higher emission rate of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide than any other power plant in the United States, according to a new ranking issued today by the Environmental Integrity Project. The report ranks the 378 largest power plants in the country based on company-reported data. When it comes to total ...

  • SharpEye Protects Latvian Power Plant

    Riga Power Plant selected both the 20/20MI and 40/40I SharpEye Optical Flame Detectors to provide fire protection. Both types of detector feature IR3 optical spectral analysis, providing long distance detection with the ability to distinguish between real fires and various background heat sources thus providing the highest immunity to false alarms. Riga Power Station  is the main ...


    By Spectrex Inc

  • Environmental upgrade for Lithuanian Power Plant

    The successful implementation of a flue gas desulphurisation project at the 1800 MW Lithuanian Power Plant (LPP) is being marked with a ceremony today. The project will significantly improve the environmental and technical performance of Lithuania’s largest conventional power plant. With the closure of the Ignalina nuclear power plant the LPP will play an important role in Lithuania‘s power ...

  • Obama to limit carbon at power plants

    President Barack Obama's national plan to combat climate change will include the first-ever regulations to limit carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants, as well as increased production of renewable energy on public lands and federally assisted housing, environmental groups briefed on the plan said Monday. In a major ...


    By Associated Press

  • Carbon management for power plants 2011

    As uncertainty grows around EPA and state-level regulation surrounding carbon emissions from power plants, finding strategies and technologies for complying with these regulations is becoming a top priority for power plant operators. Because of this, the Chief Environmental Officers from America's largest power generation companies including Southern Company, Dominion Resources and Constellation ...

  • Capacity, Generation, Regulations, Power Plants, Companies of Thermal Power in Malaysia

    This report gives a view of the country’s thermal energy market and provides forecasts to 2020. This report includes information on thermal (coal, oil and gas) installed capacity and generation. It provides information on key trends, profiles of major industry participants, information on major power plants and analysis of important deals. This along with detailed information on the ...


  • EPA proposes air permit for Capitol Power Plant

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is seeking public comment on a proposed permit for the Capitol Power Plant in Washington, D.C. that would provide the facility with the flexibility to begin using more-efficient natural gas rather than coal as its main source of energy. The Capitol Power Plant was built in the early 1900’s and provides steam for heat and chilled water for cooling to ...

  • Wärtsilä wins tender for major power plant in Estonia

      Wärtsilä Corporation, Company Announcement 8 June 2011 at 16.00 p.m. EET     ...


  • EPA extends power plant emissions deadline...slightly

    While its ambitious agenda to curb greenhouse gases (GHG) has been delayed, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is still moving ahead in full force to have power plants – one of the biggest contributors of GHGs – cut emissions drastically. The EPA announced late last year it would move to push new, strict emissions performance standards on plants and refineries. The move faced ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Wärtsilä contracted to supply two power plants to Bangladesh

    Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade and Technical Press release, 10 January 2012  The Government of Bangladesh has initiated a programme to rapidly increase its country's electricity production. Wärtsilä's ability to supply efficient and flexible generating equipment on a fast-track basis has resulted in two ...


  • Wärtsilä to deliver three more power plants to Bangladesh

    Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade and Technical Press release, 12 January 2012 Wärtsilä, a leading global supplier of flexible and efficient power plant solutions, has been awarded three more contracts to supply power plant generating equipment to Bangladesh. The total overall output of these plants will be more than 250 MW, and all of them will produce ...


  • Power Plant Becomes a Model for Cleaner Operation

    A massive coal-fired power plant in western Pennsylvania is turning from one of the worst polluters in the country to a model for how such a facility can clean up its act. Homer City Generating Station is expected to make the transformation in a few years. When it does, it will end four decades of nearly limitless pollution from two of its units that had long escaped regulation. Three years ago ...


    By Associated Press

  • Revolution in decision making for power plant scrubber projects

    A variety of constantly changing factors make selection of the best flue gas desulfurization (FGD) systems, components, and services very difficult.  A new service “FGD Decisions” now available from the McIlvaine Company greatly simplifies the task through a ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • New Montana Power Plant Permit Appealed

    HELENA, Montana (ENS) - Two citizens groups are appealing the air permit for the Highwood Generating Facility, a new coal-fired power plant proposed for construction on top of the Great Falls Portage National Historic Landmark outside of Great Falls, Montana. On behalf of the Montana Environmental Information Center and Citizens for Clean Energy, the public interest environmental ...

  • Beijing power plants to curb emissions for Olympics

    Beijing's power plants are set to slash their emissions in a bid to clean up the skies in time for this year's Olympic Games, according to reports in local media. The five power plants based in the city are fuelled mainly by coal and provide a third of Beijing's electricity and all of its thermal energy. However, local media have reported that the Huaneng Beijing Thermal Power Plant has put in ...

  • Polluting Pennsylvania Power Plant Sued by Neighbors

    PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania, October 18, 2007 (ENS) - Ralph Hysong lives about a mile from FirstEnergy's Bruce Mansfield coal-fired power plant in Beaver County, Pennsylvania, so close that he can see the plant's two stacks from his front window. Born and raised in the county where he has lived all his life, Hysong now has serious health problems - respiratory and cardiac disease, a ...

  • Meet us at the VGB Conference “Chemistry in Power plants”

    This year the VGB Conference “Chemistry in Power plants” will take place in the Maritim Hotel Berlin-Tiergarten. The conference offers a lot of information concerning Innovations and solutions in the area of water treatment. Still a highly relevant topic is Legionella in cooling systems. A lot of interesting lectures will be held concerning this topic. Another big topic is the ...


    By Kurita

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