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  • 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 ...


  • GE’s Distributed Power Gas Turbine Technology ‘Lands’ for the First Time in the Philippines

    GE (NYSE: GE) today announced its jet engine-based aeroderivative gas turbines have been chosen to power First Generation Corporation’s (First Gen) Avion power plant in the Philippines. The 97-megawatt (MW) plant will pave the way for increasing utilization of cleaner and more efficient energy technology than more traditional fossil fuels in the local power generation industry, and ...


    By General Electric

  • SkyFuel and Termoindustriale Agree to Parabolic Trough Distribution in Italy

    Parabolic trough maker SkyFuel has reached an agreement with Italian power Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) firm Termoindustriale for distribution of the SkyTrough in Italy. The agreement covers systems up to about 50 Megawatts (thermal). SkyFuel will provide the solar collectors and technical ...


  • Distributed energy systems and canada`s energy future

    Canada's current power grid was designed to transmit electricity from a power plant often in a remote location to large-scale industrial users and households in large populated areas. This grid was not designed to meet the needs of the growing demands of a digital society or the increased use of renewable power production. Consumers however are increasingly demanding low cost and more ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Maximize Uptime with Eaton`s New High-Performance Low Voltage Motor Control and Distribution Center

    Power management company Eaton has launched the new Power Xpert CXH high–performance International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) standard low voltage motor control and distribution center for loads up to 6300 amperes (A) at 380 to 690 volts. The Power ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • GE’s Distributed Power on-Site Technologies Supporting Algeria’s Soaring Energy Needs

    With more countries in Africa expanding their use of natural gas-fueled on-site power technologies to address their domestic energy demands, GE’s Distributed Power business (NYSE: GE) today announced orders for eight trailer-mounted GE TM2500+ aeroderivative gas turbine-generators and the first Jenbacher gas engine project in Algeria. The new orders are the latest in a series of major power ...


    By General Electric

  • GE Supports Need for Distributed Power in Indonesia with Announcement of Key Projects

    GE’s Integrated Biomass Gasification Solution to Power the Country’s First Biomass-to-Power Plants for on-Grid Applications Using Bamboo and Wood Biomass Feedstock Gas Compression Station Facility to be Upgraded with GE’s Gas Engines Supporting the need for distributed power in Indonesia, GE (NYSE: GE) today announced that it has signed three contracts for ...


    By General Electric

  • GE Launches New Distributed Power Business in Latin America

    Distributed Power Combines ecomagination Qualified Product Lines—Aeroderivative Gas Turbines, Jenbacher Gas Engines and Waukesha Gas Engines Business Focused on Meeting Demand for On-Site Power Systems that are Easier to Finance, Faster to Install and More Efficient GE Has ...


    By General Electric

  • Getting shale gas to market

    CNG Services Ltd Managing Director, John Baldwin, was invited to give a presentation on “Getting Shale Gas to Market” at the recent SMi Shale Gas Environmental Summit. The presentation, given on the 23rd May 2012, explained the practicalities and significant advantages of injecting shale gas into the existing high pressure National Gas Transmission System (NTS) in the UK. The ...


    By CNG Services Limited

  • GE Launches New Distributed Power Business, Announces $1.4 Billion Investment to Meet World’s Need for on-Site Power

    GE Targets Global Energy Shift to Faster, More Affordable and Efficient on-Site Power Growing Investment to Go into Gas Engine, Turbine Technology, Products and Services for Customers GE White Paper, “The Rise of Distributed Power,” Predicts Distributed Power will Grow 40 Percent Faster than Global Electricity ...


    By General Electric

  • FlexEnergy Inc. Partners With Waukesha-Pearce Industries (WPI) to Boost Distribution and Service Coverage in North America

    Houston, TX (PRWEB) March 05, 2015 FlexEnergy, Inc., manufacturer of the world’s only synchronous generator-based micro-turbines, today announced that it has partnered with Waukesha-Pearce Industries (WPI) as its distributor for FlexEnergy’s robust turbine technology. The relationship will initially cover the Marcellus shale gas region. “WPI’s long history as a leading ...


    By FlexEnergy Inc

  • Industrial Distributed Energy Generation to Increase by 46 Percent by 2016, According to Pike Research

    Ten years ago, the market for industrial distributed energy generation – wherein industrial users choose to generate their own power requirements rather than rely on outside supply – was typified by end-user-owned combined heat and power (CHP) facilities that met the majority of electricity, heat, and cooling demands for a site.These CHP systems ...


  • Bigger Gas Option From Siemens

    Siemens has launched a new gas engine with a power output of two MW for power generation applications. The new E-series gas engine includes the SGE-86EM for the 50 Hz market and the SGE-100EM for the 60 Hz market. The 12-cylinder GE-86EM and the SGE-100EM engines provide a broader spectrum of efficient products and solutions for clean, ...

  • Global Compressed Natural Gas Market

    Natural gas compressed to a pressure of 200-250 bars which results in 200-250 folds reduction in volume, is referred to as compressed natural gas. It is a colourless, odourless, highly flammable, and non-corrosive gaseous hydrocarbon. Natural gas is primarily composed of methane and ethane. It is stored and distributed in hard containers which are usually cylindrical or spherical in shape. CNG ...


  • Nicor gas launches new energy efficiency program

    Starting today, May 1st, Nicor Gas customers will have the opportunity to save energy and money through the new Nicor Gas Energy Efficiency Program (EEP). The program offers rebates, ideas, and tools to help Nicor Gas residential and business customers use energy wisely. 'The Nicor Gas Energy Efficiency Program provides rebate incentives to residential and commercial customers who choose to ...

  • Woodchip biomass and gas centre heats University of Northampton

    A new biomass centre had been opened at the University of Northampton. The facility uses woodchip biomass and gas to provide hot water and low carbon heating to buildings around the University’s Waterside campus. Renewable energy specialists Vital Energi worked closely with the University’s Project Management team to build the 1.5MW biomass powered energy centre. It will work as part ...

  • Neste Oil divests its gas business in Estonia

    Neste Oil divests its gas business in Estonia  Neste Oil has sold its majority-owned (93.85%) Estonian subsidiary, AS Reola Gaas, to the Estonian-based Alexela Group. The transaction was completed on 1 August. The parties have agreed not to disclose the value of the sale. The divestment will have a minor positive impact on Neste Oil's third-quarter result. The 25 people ...


    By Neste

  • EU urged to green electricity and gas liberalisation directives

    INFORSE-Europe urges the countries and the European Parliament to amend the proposed 3rd electricity and gas liberalisation packet, to be in line with the new EU energy and climate policies. The directives must support more clearly renewable energy, energy efficiency, and Combined Heat and Power (CHP), the three main solutions that the EU countries have agreed upon to implement climate policy ...

  • Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) Gets Real

    Join us for a free, one-hour webinar to learn about the renewable natural gas (biomethane) revolution taking place in California and beyond. Currently 100 PERCENT of the natural gas being dispensed by Clean Energy in California is now ultra-low carbon RNG fuel. Meanwhile, ...

  • ElectraTherm Enters Canada’s Natural Gas Compression Market Converting Waste Heat to Power at a Natural Gas Compressor Station

    ElectraTherm, a leader in distributed waste heat to power generation, partnered with ConocoPhillips to install two Green Machines at a natural gas compression station in Cessford, Alberta, Canada. The two Green Machine 4400s, ElectraTherm’s ORC generators producing electrical output up to 65kWe each, run in parallel off the waste heat of a Waukesha 7042 natural gas engine. The waste heat ...


    By ElectraTherm

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