Good Spring natural gas power plant upgraded to 330 MW
March 15 2013 -
Future Power PA Inc., a subsidiary of EmberClear Corp. has begun the process of obtaining equity financing for the 330 MW natural gas combined cycle (NGCC) electricity power plant (the Project) in Good Spring, Pennsylvania. The conclusion of the equity financing process is a necessary step towards construction and delivery of power by 2016.
The Project is being developed within the electricity market in the United States, and benefits from the expanding production and infrastructure for natural gas in the local Marcellus Shale area.
Aggreko to supply 122 MW power to Mozambique, Namibia
March 14 2013 -
Aggreko has recently signed Tri-Party Power Purchase Agreements (TPPA) with Electricidade de Moçambique (EDM), the Mozambique power utility and NamPower, the Namibian power utility, to provide 122 MW of gas-fuelled power from the Aggreko interim power plant located at Gigawatt Park at Ressano Garcia, Mozambique.
GE’s LM2500+G4 marine gas turbine to power France's Lorraine FREMM Frigate
March 12 2013 -
GE Marine has recently delivered one LM2500+G4 aeroderivative marine gas turbine to Avio SpA of Turin, Italy, a GE Marine System Supplier. The gas turbine will power the French Navy's eighth FREMM frigate Lorraine.
CECO Environmental, specializing in air pollution control systems, product recovery and filtration technology, recently announced the acquisition of Aarding Thermal Acoustics, which focuses on natural gas turbine exhaust systems and silencer applications.
CMI Energy and L&T to supply HRSGs below 80 MW to South East Asia, Middle East
March 8 2013 -
CMI Energy and its Indian licensee, Larsen & Toubro (L&T) signed an agreement recently for extension of L&T’s license territory to manufacture and supply small Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSGs) installed behind gas turbines below 80 MW to South East Asia and the Middle East.
Rolls-Royce wins US $40m contract to power Turkmenistan-China natural gas pipeline
March 4 2013 -
Rolls-Royce has been awarded a US$40 million contract to supply equipment and related services to power the flow of natural gas through the Uzbekistan section of the Turkmenistan-China natural gas pipeline. Rolls-Royce will supply Asia Trans Gas (ATG LLC), a joint venture between Uzbekistan's Uzbekneftegaz and China’s National Petroleum Corporation, three RB211 gas turbine driven pipeline compressor units for operation at a compressor station on the 530 km Uzbekistan section of the 1,830 km Turkmenistan-China natural gas
Calnetix Technologies, which develops and manufactures high-speed permanent magnet motor generators, power electronics and magnetic bearings for a variety of applications and industries, recently received a patent on the company's radial magnetic bearing invention. It is the fifth patent spearheaded by Principal Research Engineer Alexei Filatov.
Ansaldo Energia bags new contracts for EUR 390m in Tunisia, Russia
March 2 2013 -
Ansaldo Energia has recently been awarded new orders in Tunisia and Russia for a total value of approximately EUR 390 million. The company, in a consortium with the Canadian SNC-Lavalin, was awarded contracts by Société Tunisienne de l'Élecriticité et du Gaz (STEG).
Wood Group to design the topsides of oil and gas facility offshore Norway
March 1 2013 -
Wood Group Mustang has been awarded the topsides detailed engineering and design of an offshore oil and gas production facility recently that will be operated by Det norske. The facility will be located in 112 meters (367 feet) of water in the Ivar Aasen field, which is in the North Sea Norwegian Sector.
Genalta Power to build 4 MW power generating facility
March 1 2013 -
Genalta Power Inc. recently announced an agreement with Shell Canada to build a power generating facility that will use the gas associated with Shell’s Peace River bitumen cold production. Shell is constructing a pipeline to transport the gas from pads on the west side of its Cliffdale development (located on a portion of its Peace River oil sands leases) to the Genalta facility.