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Advanced control delivers benefits to Berbera
08 November, 2021
The city wide microgrid supplying the city of Berbera in Somaliland, home...
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Ammonia co-firing to be demonstrated at Hekinan 08 November, 2021 JERA and IHI have embarked on a joint project aimed at demonstrating ammonia co-firing at a large-scale commercial coal fired power plant in Japan

Yakutia SMR plan progresses 03 November, 2021 Meeting the energy needs of remote mining communities is a key driver behind the development of small modular reactors (SMRs). One project that seems to be gathering pace is a plan...

Mitsubishi Power sees GTCC opportunities Europe 11 October, 2021 With the establishment of a new business unit, Mitsubishi Power is aiming to increase its combined cycle presence in Europe, emulating its success elsewhere. James Varley spoke to...

Bushfire risk: get it covered 06 October, 2021 With the increasing risk of wildfires from bare electrical lines, Australia’s DNOs are turning to covered conductors to protect communities. This is proving to be a cost-effective way...

Eliminating SF6: an agreement between rivals 07 July, 2021 A landmark cross-licensing agreement between Hitachi ABB Power Grids and GE points the way towards a new global standard for SF6-free HV technology, employing fluoronitrile gas...

Developing Vindø, a proposal for the world’s first artificial energy island 07 July, 2021 Ramboll is providing high-level support to the Vindø consortium on master-planning for what could be the world’s first artificial energy island, which is expected to be realised by 2030

Gas engines cure power supply reliability problems at Puerto Rico hospitals 30 June, 2021 Experience in hurricane-prone Puerto Rico has demonstrated the benefits of gas fuelled distributed generation in safeguarding power supplies to critical emergency...

Small modular HRSGs for flexible power and FLNG 23 June, 2021 An update on John Cockerill Energy’s recent small-HRSG experience, in Ghana and Cameroon.

Biogas power in Japan and Finland 09 June, 2021 Among recent biogas projects being undertaken by Weltec Biopower are two 250 kW plants located in Japan and a 250 kW facility near Turku in southwestern Finland

Taking the best path to superconducting HVDC 02 June, 2021 As shown by the EU Best Paths project, which saw the design, optimisation and manufacture of the first 3-GW-class superconducting cable system, superconducting HVDC links now represent...

CCUS becoming a commercial reality in China? 26 May, 2021 Responsible for nearly 15% of the world’s energy-related CO2 emissions, China’s vast fleet of coal power plants has long been regarded as a priority target for carbon...

DAC: needless extravagance or the sine qua non of net zero? 25 May, 2021 At the current rate of emissions, less than seven years remain before the world exceeds the carbon budget associated with 1.5 degrees of global warming. Since this ambitious target...

MAN ES to partner with Highview on Carrington CRYOBattery 20 May, 2021 Highview Power will deploy MAN ES turbomachinery technology for its CRYOBattery long-duration energy storage project

Mass impregnated (MI) cable: why it is still king of long distance HVDC 19 May, 2021 High voltage direct current (HVDC) mass-impregnated (MI) cables have been deployed in long-distance subsea power transmission projects for many decades. While a competitor has emerged...

Industrial strength CO2 based systems for Esbjerg 13 May, 2021 The Danish port city of Esbjerg is to decarbonise district heat supply using what MAN Energy Solutions describes as its first “cross-sectoral” ETES heat pump system

Cleaning up in Alberta 13 May, 2021 Siemens Energy has signed an agreement with Canada-based TC Energy Corporation (TC Energy) to commission a novel sCO2 based waste-heat-to-power pilot installation in Alberta....

Why CHP? 07 May, 2021 Anders Stuxberg, specialist in power plant process integration, Siemens Energy, makes the case for gas turbine based combined heat and power

JERA builds new coal but aims for zero carbon 06 May, 2021 Although it aspires to zero CO2 emissions by 2050, JERA, the Tepco/Chubu Electric 50:50 joint venture that provides about 30% of Japan’s electricity, has recently commissioned a new...

Aeroderivatives take off at Colorado Springs and Biblis 30 April, 2021 GE has received an order from community-owned Colorado Springs Utilities for six of its LM2500XPRESS aeroderivative gas turbine packages to help the utility bridge the gap and power...


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