power plant management News

  • New IAPWS Technical Guidance Document

    Thanks to all who joined the presentation about “Film Forming Amines - Using the IAPWS Guidelines” at the 18th BIAPWS Power Plant Symposium in Coventry, UK in June. Andre de Bache, Product Manager for Boiler Water & Closed Systems of Kurita Europe presented the new IAPWS Technical Guidance Document “TGD8-16 - Application of Film Forming Amines in Fossil, Combined Cycle and ...


    By Kurita

  • AMETEK Land to Showcase Biomass Spontaneous Heating and Combustion Detection Technology at Pellet Fuels Institute Conference

    The conference highlights the various applications for densified biomass, as well as trends and best practices within the woody biomass industry. The conference attracts a broad range of individuals from the public and private sectors, academia, and local, state and national governments from North America and beyond.   “With their many desirable characteristics, biomass fuels, ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • 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 ...

  • Next week is carbon management for power plants

    Carbon Management For Power Plants 2011 takes place next week on Tuesday and Wednesday at the Holiday Inn Golden Gateway in San Francisco. Don't miss this opportunity to meet with Chief Environmental Officers, VPs of Technology and other senior industry professionals from the U.S.A.'s leading power plant operators and examine immediate, short-term opportunities for investing in technologies for ...

  • Pushing Plant’s Power

    GE’s Power Services and Songas Ltd. have signed a multiyear service agreement (MYA) to upgrade equipment at Songas’ Ubungo Power Plant in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The MYA encompasses GE’s Fleet360* platform of total plant solutions, helping Songas ensure the long-term, reliable operation of its power plant, GE ...

  • Eaton to Provide Energy Management Solutions for Arizona’s Largest Solar Power Plant

    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) today announced an $8.1 million contract to provide electrical power distribution system equipment for Abengoa Solar’s 280 MW Solana Generating Station, which upon completion, will be one of the largest solar power plants in the world. Located 70 miles southwest of Phoenix, the plant will use ...


    By Eaton Filtration, LLC.

  • 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 ...

  • Water management of thermal power projects

    VA Tech Wabag, India, has received an order for the total water management of Kakatiya and Rayalaseema (India) thermal power projects under the balance of plants package, as part of a consortium. WABAG's portion involves around INR2,900m (EUR47m) for the complete water management. The scope of the project includes raw water pre- ...


  • Power management in production and process automation

    Siemens Industry Automation has added the function power management to the range of functions of its Simatic PCS 7 control system and Simatic WinCC visualization system for the production and process industry. The power management add-ons, called Simatic PCS 7 powerrate and Simatic WinCC powerrate, provide a uniform power management solution for all branches of industry. The user is thus ...

  • New Twin Bridges Gas-to-Energy Plant celebrated by Hendricks Power Cooperative, Waste Management and Wabash Valley Power in Danville, IN

                DANVILLE, Ind., Aug. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Waste Management of Indiana, LLC,  Wabash Valley Power Association and Hendricks Power Cooperative Wednesday dedicated a renewable energy generation facility that uses gas from landfill waste to generate electricity. The celebration marks the completion of the fourth ...


  • Energy Northwest Fined for Hazwaste at Nuclear Power Plant

    RICHLAND, Washington, October 5, 2007 (ENS) - The Washington State Department of Ecology issued a $120,000 penalty and administrative order Thursday to the Energy Northwest Columbia Generating Station for violations of hazardous waste management regulations. While Columbia is the only commercial nuclear power plant in the Pacific Northwest, the violations were not related to the ...

  • Ormat Accelerates the Handover of the Momotombo Power Plant

    Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ORA) announced today that Ormat Holding Corp., the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, has sold its stake in the Momotombo Power Company (MPC), the operator of the Momotombo geothermal power plant in Nicaragua, to a private company for $7.5 million, approximately one year before the scheduled termination of the concession arrangement with the Nicaraguan owner. The ...


    By Ormat Technologies, Inc.

  • Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Longview Power Plant

      MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - On May 30, the groundbreaking celebration of the $1.8 billion, coal-fired Longview Power Plant project took place. GenPower Holdings LP broke ground for the 695 megawatt plant in Fort Martin, with Gov. Joe Manchin, engineering consultants, civic leaders, and the lead contractor on hand to celebrate. The plant will help make West Virginia a leading supplier of energy in the ...


  • South African power plants reactivated with ALLWEILER pumps

    South Africa is modernizing and reactivating three mothballed power plants. ALLWEILER AG will provide the high-pressure pumps needed to move heavy oils for the burners. South African partner Rapid Allweiler recently supported South African power company Eskom during reacti¬vation of its Camden plant, which had been mothballed for many years. Two additional power plants will also be ...


    By ALLWEILER GmbH

  • LotusWorks involvement in central power plant University of Oregon

    The University of Oregon is getting ready to come online with its co-generation system. As part of a $110 million renovation of its Central Power Station, the university is installing a co-generation system that will allow for simultaneous power generation and steam production from the same fuel energy input, minimizing energy waste and improving power delivery. “We’re really going to ...


    By LotusWorks Ltd.

  • 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.

  • Metso to deliver power plant to Bomhus Energi, Sweden

    Metso will supply a new biomass-fired power boiler, utilizing bubbling fluidized bed technology, and a flue-gas cleaning and condensation system to Bomhus Energi AB. The value of the order is over 50 million EUR, and the order will be included in Energy and Environmental Technology's Q3 orders received. The plant will ...


    By Metso Corporation

  • Ormat Accelerates the Handover of the Momotombo Power Plant

    Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ORA) announced today that Ormat Holding Corp., the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, has soldits stake in the Momotombo Power Company (MPC), the operator of the Momotombo geothermal power plant in Nicaragua, to a private company for $7.5 million, approximately one year ...


    By Ormat Technologies, Inc.

  • First `Self Powered` Wastewater Reclamation Plant

    Noosa North Shore, Australia -- A water reclamation plant invented by new Queensland utilities provider EcoNova has been hailed as a world leader. It turns out water to a previously unreachable standard: six ...


  • TXU to Cut Mercury at Coal, Nuclear Power Plants

    DALLAS, Texas, August 6, 2007 (ENS) - TXU Power has partnered with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to reduce the amount of mercury at its Comanche Peak Steam Electric Station, a two-unit nuclear power plant about 80 miles southwest of downtown Dallas, Texas, the company and the EPA announced Friday. The nuclear plant's managers have pledged to complete mercury reduction ...

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