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2013-08-20 23:21:46

CEO explains the strategic rationale behind the company’s global expansion initiatives. Collinsville, OK (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Victory Energy, an industrial boiler manufacturer, announced today a major new business initiative aimed at establishing a major global market presence for the company. The aggressive overseas expansion plan involves extending Victory Energy’s current domestic market position across international vertical industries and segments in power, refining, pulp and...

2013-08-15 23:27:06

Niagara Worldwide Sherman Development LLC, was under contract until recently with final financing not coming through. The system at Sherman is in good condition with a weekly maintenance schedule that powers and rotates the 24 MW Turbine every week for two hours. (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 STACYVILLE, Maine – Niagara Worldwide Sherman Development LLC, was under contract until recently with final financing not coming through. The negotiated sale price was down to 4.5 million U.S. dollars....

2013-08-13 16:22:10

GLASTONBURY, Conn., Aug. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PW Power Systems, Inc. (PWPS), a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., announced today the sale of its latest aero-derivative power solution, the FT4000(TM) gas turbine, to a unit of Exelon Generation. Exelon purchased a 120 MW simple-cycle FT4000(TM) SWIFTPAC(®) power generation unit. Exelon Corporation is one of the nation's leading energy providers with approximately 35,000 MW of owned capacity comprising one of the...

2013-08-05 16:22:17

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Akermin, Inc., a St. Louis company developing novel biocatalytic solutions for efficient removal of carbon dioxide (CO2) from industrial gas streams, announced today that its field pilot plant has achieved a significant milestone by completing over 1,600 hours of operation, capturing CO2 from the flue gas exhaust of a coal-fired power plant. Since Akermin initiated operation of the pilot plant with its Biocatalyst Delivery System in May of...

2013-07-30 16:21:56

TXCHPI, HiP and WADE to convene conference for on-site, energy efficient solutions for today's economic and environmental challenges HOUSTON, July 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial competitiveness, recent federal initiatives and various state policies have spurred great interest in combined heat and power (CHP) and waste heat to power (WHP). The Texas Combined Heat and Power Initiative (TXCHPI), The Heat is Power Association (HiP), and World Alliance for Decentralized Energy...

2013-07-30 12:22:03

GLEN ALLEN, Va., July 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Old Dominion Electric Cooperative (ODEC) has selected Mitsubishi Power Systems Americas, Inc. to supply two natural gas powered turbines and associated electric generators for installation at its Wildcat Point project. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120313/PH69731LOGO ) Wildcat Point is ODEC's proposed natural gas power plant that will be located in Cecil County, Maryland, adjacent to ODEC's existing Rock Springs plant. The...

2013-07-16 04:20:31

HOUSTON, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group GTS has completed $2 million worth of major maintenance services for Frame 6B and Frame 5 gas turbines at a US and a Costa Rican power station respectively. The combination of work included a major inspection and the repair of hot gas path parts: turbine buckets, nozzles, shrouds, transition pieces, crossfire tubes, fuel nozzles, flow sleeves and bearings. At the US facility, the operating profile of the combined cycle power plant...

2013-07-15 23:01:10

President Obama's recent Climate Policy has directed the EPA to reduce carbon emissions from existing power plants and many utility companies have begun proactively pursuing options. A number of utilities have recently started making the move from diesel light plants to portable Solar/Wind powered light towers, from Progress Solar Solutions, for night-time operations that need outdoor lighting. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 President Obama recently presented the latest version of...

2013-07-15 12:21:41

- First of three power stations to be converted from coal to biomass this year ALTAVISTA, Va., July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Virginia Power placed its Altavista Power Station into commercial operation Friday with renewable biomass as its fuel, the first of three stations to be converted from coal to biomass. "Today marks another achievement guided by Dominion's philosophy that balanced fuel diversity - from coal to natural gas to nuclear to renewables - leads to...

2013-07-09 23:01:40

Participation by TTS in Rockwell Automation’s Petroleum & Gas Conference will include a presentation on the topic of controls for the Oil & Gas market. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Turbine Technology Services Corporation (TTS), a full-service gas turbine engineering services firm based in Orlando, Florida is scheduled to present at the Rockwell Automation Petroleum & Gas Conference on the topic of “Integral Solutions for Turbomachinery Controls for the Oil & Gas...