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CoalSwitch – is it the holy grail?
24 February, 2017
Enabling coal-fired power plants to burn biomass without...
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The Stable Salt Reactor: Transforming the promise of the molten salt fuel concept into a viable technology 23 February, 2017 For six decades, use of molten salt nuclear fuel has been synonymous with the fuel also being the coolant, with reactor fuel emitting beta and gamma radiation at many kW per litre...

Novel fault limiting circuit breakers for dense urban grids 23 February, 2017 UK Power Networks has been awarded funding via Ofgem’s 2016 Electricity Network Innovation Competition for development of new fault limiting circuit breaker (FLCB) technologies...

All-air-cooled J attracts interest 23 February, 2017 Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) reports seven “technical selections” over the past few months by power plant project developers (utilities and independent power producers) for...

Towards low cost substation monitoring 23 February, 2017 42 Technology has been awarded Innovate UK funding to work on the development of what could prove to be a major breakthrough in low cost conditioning monitoring for use on the...

World coal market growth has stalled – but not for long 23 February, 2017 Recent developments have led to a flattening of total coal demand worldwide, although it is likely to recover in the near to medium term, according to the IEA’s 2016 Medium Term...

SNC-Lavalin can do contract in Argentina 23 February, 2017 SNC-Lavalin has been awarded a pre-project contract from Argentina’s Nucleoeléctrica Argentina SA (NA-SA) for the CANDU nuclear new build project at the Atucha site in the district...

Sun, wind and storage – a partnership in the making 23 February, 2017 The rise in wind and solar generation has led to an increase in the number of renewables/storage combinations. For remote off-grid communities this combination is a natural fit...

SPX FLOW to design TerraPower’s sodium pump 23 February, 2017 Pump supplier SPX FLOW has been named as an official supply chain partner to TerraPower. Specifically, it has been chosen to design the primary sodium pump for TerraPower’s...

Loviisa reactors restart with Rolls-Royce digital I&C systems 23 February, 2017 Two years after being awarded a contract to upgrade safety-critical instrumentation and control systems at Fortum’s Loviisa nuclear power plant in Finland, Rolls-Royce has...

Kemper, nearly there? 23 February, 2017 Mississippi Power has put back completion of the lignite fuelled 582 MWe Kemper County IGCC facility to January 2017. In November 2016 it reported electricity generation using syngas...

RTI’s warm gas clean-up goes commercial, Casale to be sublicensor 23 February, 2017 Casale SA and RTI International have announced the signing of a global licensing and co-operation agreement that grants Casale the rights to be the exclusive sublicensor for...

Plans for new IGCC plants take shape in Fukushima 23 February, 2017 On the current schedule, two new 540 MW IGCC (integrated gasification combined cycle) power plants, employing air-blown gasification technology, should start operation in Japan in...


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