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  • Large coal power plant water purification

    South Africa’s leading power provider, Eskom, is to use GE’s water and wastewater technology for the Kusile Power Plant, which, once fully operational, is expected to be one of the world’s largest coal-fired power plants. South Africa, at times known for often facing drought conditions, has limited freshwater supply, and GE’s technology will provide maximum water reuse for ...


  • 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

  • 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

  • The Shard Combined Heat and Power Plant

    Located in the heart of London, on the south bank of the River Thames, the Shard is a 306-metre glass spire. The Shard will be home to office space, residential apartments, a five-star hotel, retail units and restaurants spread across 600,000ft2 and 72 storeys. The main contractor for the prestigious project is the Mace Group. At time of completion the Shard building is the tallest building in ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Captive power plant efficiency for Africa

    Power distribution networks across Africa are notoriously unreliable. Frequent power interruptions can be enormously costly for many of the continent’s factories. Not only do power outages disrupt production batches, they can also damage or reduce the life of important plant components such as kilns. This too has a knock-on effect on wider the country’s gross domestic product – ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Remote water and power provision

    Purdue University researchers have developed an aluminium alloy that could be used in a new type of mobile technology to convert non-potable water into drinking water while also extracting hydrogen to generate electricity. Such a technology might be used to provide power and drinking water to villages and also for military operations, said professor of electrical and computer engineering Jerry ...


  • Miox selected again to treat cooling water in Nipsco power gen plant

    MIOX Corporation, a leader in safe water disinfection, today announced that it has been selected to supply a RIO M5 on-site mixed oxidant generator to disinfect cooling water in the Unit 14 tower at the R.M. Schahfer Generating Station of Northern Indiana Public Service Co. ( ...

  • MIOX Selected Again to Treat Cooling Water in NIPSCO Power Gen Plant

    MIOX Corporation, a leader in safe water disinfection, today announced that it has been selected to supply a RIO M5 on-site mixed oxidant generator to disinfect cooling water in the Unit 14 tower at the R.M. ...


    By MIOX Corporation

  • Dubai Electricity and Water Authority Completes Transformation of Smart Power Plants System

    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has transformed all its independently-operating power stations into a network of smart-grid-enabled smart power plants. This is a step forward for DEWA's clear and integrated innovation-based strategy to adopt new initiatives, plans and technologies, and it supports the UAE National Innovation Strategy, to make the UAE one of the most innovative ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Power Outages & Waste Water

    With the onslaught of problems from last week’s high winds and rain, getting power restored to waste water treatment plants has been difficult and troublesome. In our quest to find alternative means to these problems, August BioPro are developing a solution for group schemes and municipal treatment plants that will not only help in the 24/7 power requirement of a utility that needs to be on ...


    By BioPro Ireland

  • Groups Applaud EPA Action to Reduce Water Pollution From Power Plants

    Strong Rules Could Keep Millions of Pounds of Toxic Metals Out of Waterways WASHINGTON - In response to action by leading U.S. environmental groups, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is taking action to keep pollution from coal plant smokestacks out of America's waterways. EPA will issue these new rules, which would protect Americans from millions of ...


    By Defenders of Wildlife

  • GE Advanced Water Treatment Technology Selected for Thailand Power Plant

    GE’s (NYSE: GE) advanced water treatment technology will help purify water at IRPC Public Company Limited’s new combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Rayong, Thailand. GE's ZeeWeed* 1500 ultrafiltration membranes, reverse osmosis (RO) and ...


    By General Electric

  • Pall Corp. to Present Water Treatment Solutions for Power Plants

    Driven by the demand for continuous process improvements to increase plant efficiency and lower customer costs, power plants around the world are striving to upgrade conventional water treatment systems. One way they are achieving this is by employing reliable membrane technologies such as microfiltration. During the VGB Conference “ ...


    By Pall Corporation

  • Water associations challenge EPA steam power plant rule

    In a brief filed Monday in the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, the American Water Works Association and the National Association of Water Companies challenged a new rule on steam power plant discharges, arguing that it does not adequately protect drinking water consumers. In challenging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s final Effluent Limitation Guidelines for ...

  • Wastewater treatment plant for power stations manufacturer / Iran

    Mapna Turbine Iran, a world wide operating manufacturer of power stations, ordered from AWAS GmbH Bayern an oil separator and a waste water treatment plant to clean the waste waters from the production plant. The design was based on previous successful ...


    By AWAS International GmbH

  • EPA reducing fish kills at power plants, factories

    The Environmental Protection Agency unveiled new standards Monday aimed at reducing the billions of fish, crabs and shrimp killed by cooling water systems at power plants and factories each year. The regulations will force more than 1,000 power plants and factories that withdraw at least 2 million gallons of water a day from adjacent waterways for cooling to take steps to minimize its toll on ...


    By Associated Press

  • Envirochemie supplies water treatment plant for new coal-fired power plant in Pakistan

    Faisalabad-based polyester and textile manufacturer, Ibrahim Fibres Ltd, has placed a third order with Envirochemie for the planning, construction and commissioning of a well water treatment plant. Ibrahim Fibres Ltd operates its own, on-site power supply units, allowing it to remain largely independent of the public grid. As for the new coal-fired power plant, Envirochemie is now supplying the ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • 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

  • Power Plant Valve Market Shifting to Asia

    A number of factors are causing major shifts in power plant valve purchases. These changes are being continually evaluated in N028 Industrial Valves: World Market. The market for valves in the power industry is being shaped by: Increasing need for energy in developing countries Changes in fuel availability and ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • 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 ...


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