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  • Air quality impact of a district heat network in Bradford

    The CERC Consultancy team investigated the air quality impact of a proposed district heat network in Bradford city centre. The network will provide heat generated by a new Energy Centre (gas-fired Combined Heat and Power engines and boilers) and two existing biomass boilers, to a number of existing and proposed buildings. As each building is connected to the network, any boiler plant within ...

  • 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 ...


  • 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 SERIES

  • 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

  • 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 SERIES

  • 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 ...


  • 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

  • EcoSecurities and Amruthakrishna Power Generation sign biomass agreement

    EcoSecurities Group plc, one of the world’s leading originators of carbon credit projects and Amruthakrishna Power Generation Ltd, a major power solutions and industrial consultancy provider from Secunderbad in India, have signed a purchase agreement to buy Certified Emission Reductions (CERs) from four different biomass power projects across the Andhra Pradesh province. Positioned at the ...


    By EcoSecurities Group plc

  • 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 ...

  • Next generation powers cost and carbon savings

    Leisure group Next Generation, which now incorporates David Lloyd Leisure, will save GBP 900,000 and cut carbon emissions by 16,060 tonnes annually following a major green energy deal with UK-based cogeneration specialist ENER-G. ENER-G will install and maintain all Next Generation and David Lloyd’s combined heat and power (CHP) requirements over an initial five-year period. This is part of a ...


    By ENER-G

  • Siemens offers components for distributed power generation

    Siemens Industry Inc.'s Drive Technologies Division has launched a pilot program partnership with Boston-based Eastern Wind Power to test several new solutions for decentralized power generation in the small-mid range. Siemens will provide drive train solutions for small-scale or micro power generation projects between 30kW-900kW.  "This is an extremely fast moving business segment, and our ...

  • Biomass Power Developers Are Busy Generating Jobs

    In some areas of the country, people are finally starting to realize the potential for biomass plants to create jobs. Recently there have been many news stories of project developers starting construction, breaking ground or just announcing their projects. Most recently, Rentech Inc.'s Northwest Renewable Energy Center in Port St. Joe, Fla., was approved by the City Commission. The $225 million ...


    By BBI International

  • Money Talks in the Marine Power Generation Market

    Governments are embracing marine power as they attempt to combat climate change and an increasing dependence on fossil fuel, states a new report. The report “Marine Power (Wave and Tidal) - Installed Capacity, Levelized Cost of Energy (LCOE), Profiles of Technology Developers and Key Country Analysis to 2030” states that development in the ocean energy sector could significantly ...


  • Global Wind Power Generated Record Year in 2006

    BRUSSELS, Belgium (ENS) - Booming wind energy markets around the world exceeded expectations in 2006, with the sector experiencing a second consecutive record year. Covering wind energy developments in more than 70 countries, figures released by the Global Wind Energy Council, GWEC, show the installation of 15,197 megawatts last year, an increase of 32 percent over 2005 - another ...

  • Evidence wanted for new gas generation strategy

    The Government has launched a call for evidence to inform a gas generation strategy to deliver a secure and affordable route to a low carbon economy. The strategy, announced on 17 March and confirmed in the Budget, aims to: set out the role of gas in the electricity market attract investment in gas generation ensure energy security meet the UK’s carbon ...

  • Global Markets for Natural Gas-Fired Electricity Generation

    REPORT HIGHLIGHTS The global market for natural gas–fired electricity generation is expected to reach nearly $34.0 billion in 2012, and is forecast to grow to $41.2 billion by 2017 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.9%. The Asia-Pacific market was nearly $14.5 billion in 2011 and is expected to expand to $15.7 billion in 2012 and to grow to nearly $20.7 ...


  • NextEra Energy Resources completes sale of four natural gas generating assets to LS Power

     NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, the competitive energy subsidiary of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE), today announced that it has completed the sale of its ownership interest in a portfolio of natural gas-fired generating assets to an affiliate of LS Power. ...


    By NextEra Energy, Inc.

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