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2014-06-03 23:14:28

The city’s turbines now have modern control systems and a new black start system which significantly increases the versatility and value generators. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Turbine Technology Services (TTS) completed another successful project for the City of Holland by providing a turbine control system retrofit in April of 2014. The city already had a TTS control system on an older unit that provided critical demand and peak timing power to the city, which led to an...

2014-06-02 16:21:54

LONDON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Thermal Power in Germany, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2014 - Capacity, Generation, Power Plants, Regulations and Company Profiles http://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/electricity/thermal_power_germany_market_outlook_2025_2013_update_capacity_generation_power_plants_regulations_company_profiles.htmlThermal Power in Germany, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2014 - Capacity, Generation,...

2014-05-28 12:23:58

LONDON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSGs) for Thermal Power, 2014 Update: Global Market Size, Market Share, Average Pricing and Trends to 2020http://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/heat_recovery_steam_generators_hrsgs_thermal_power_2014_update_global_market_size_market_share_average_pricing_trends_2020.html Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSGs) for Thermal Power, 2014 Update: Global...

2014-05-20 12:25:28

RICHMOND, Va., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion (NYSE:D) has issued the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency's new rule designed to protect aquatic life from cooling water intakes at power stations: The Environmental Protection Agency's final rule for Cooling Water Intake Structures at Existing Facilities under section 316(b) of the Clean Water Act requires new technology and monitoring requirements on electric generating stations to reduce impacts...

2014-05-18 08:20:12

CAIRO, May 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aggreko, the world's leading temporary power [http://africa.aggreko.com/products-services/power-overview ] and temperature control [http://africa.aggreko.com/products-services/temperature-overview ] services has signed a contract with RWE Dea to deliver a 4 MW power plant to the Disouq onshore natural gas facility located in the Nile Delta in northern Egypt. RWE Dea has been operating in Egypt as an oil producer for nearly 30 years, with...

2014-05-16 16:22:12

-- The project will generate $824 million in economic benefits during construction RICHMOND, Va., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With anticipated state and local economic benefits already accruing from the construction of Dominion Virginia Power's Brunswick County Power Station, the company today held the official groundbreaking ceremony for the 1,360-megawatt natural gas power station. "A study commissioned by Dominion forecasts that during construction, the station will generate...

2014-04-24 04:20:37

ALPHARETTA, Ga., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group GTS and Apex Bethel Energy Center, LLC ("Apex") have signed a three-year operations & maintenance (O&M) agreement for the Bethel Energy Center. Under the $12 million contract, Wood Group GTS will be responsible for care, custody and control of the facility when it begins commercial operation in 2017. Construction is soon to begin for the plant in East Texas, which will utilize compressed air energy storage ("CAES")...

2014-04-22 08:25:34

LOVELAND, Colo., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group GTS has been awarded a contract by SOWEGA Power LLC to replace two obsolete and proprietary Woodward Netcon 5000 turbine control systems at the SOWEGA Power Station in Baconton, Georgia. The control systems will be replaced with Wood Group GTS' icon((TM)) controls, empowering plant operators with greater control and the on-site flexibility to meet different plant operating conditions. The icon open platform control system is...

2014-04-21 08:21:44

NEW YORK, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. power and energy infrastructure owner, LS Power Equity Advisors, LLC ("LS Power"), announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire approximately 3,500 MW of generation resources in the Southeastern United States, through its affiliate NATGEN Southeast Power, LLC, from Calpine Corporation ("Calpine") (NYSE: CPN) for $1.57 billion in cash, subject to working capital and other adjustments. The portfolio consists of six...

2014-04-12 08:20:04

BERWICK, Pa., April 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Operators at PPL's Susquehanna nuclear power plant disconnected the Unit 1 reactor from the electrical grid Saturday (4/12) to begin a scheduled refueling and maintenance outage. While the reactor is shut down, workers will replace about 40 percent of the uranium fuel and complete a number of equipment maintenance tasks and upgrades. The plant also will be investing millions to upgrade equipment with state-of-the-art technology and to...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
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  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
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