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Nova granted consent for new gas plant
Regulators in New Zealand have granted consent for the construction of a new gas-fired power plant south of the town of Hamilton.
Bhikki PP reaches completion in 18 months
The second GE 9HA gas turbine to be installed in Pakistan has achieved first fire and synchronisation at Bhikki power plant.
Ansaldo’s GT36 shows its paces in validation test
Ansaldo Energia’s GT36 H-Class gas turbine has successfully completed the first phase of its validation programme.
GE’s 9EMax GT upgrade achieves first fire
GE’s Power Services 9EMax upgrade has completed initial validation testing and is now commercially available.
Siemens wins order for four industrial power plants
Siemens has secured orders to supply a total of four turnkey industrial power plants in Argentina.
MAN Diesel & Turbo invests in 3D printing process
MAN Diesel & Turbo is currently investing some €2.6 million ‘in order to utilise the numerous benefits of additive manufacturing along the whole value chain'.
Siemens launches 44 MW aeroderivative in mobile configuration
A mobile 44MW unit designated SGT-A45 TR has been added to the Siemens gas turbine portfolio to address the growing market for rapid power.
GE & HEI fire up second H class GT at Bhikki
An important, and rapid, milestone has been achieved with the first fire and synchronisation of the second GE 9HA GT installed at the Bhikki power plant.
Major milestone for Siemens’ Egypt megaproject
On 2 March German chancellor Angela Merkel and Egyptian president Abdel Fattah El-Sisi symbolically inaugurated the first phase of Siemens’ megaproject in Egypt.
Gas turbine blades – fresh off the printer
Siemens has achieved a manufacturing breakthrough with the successful testing of its first gas turbine blades fully created on a 3D printer.
First order in China for Siemens largest GT
Siemens has received its first order from China for the delivery of its most powerful and efficient gas turbine, the H-class.
Sembcorp secures Myanmar BOT
Sembcorp Industries has reached a milestone in the development of a new gas-fired power plant in Myanmar with the signing of a build-operate-transfer (BOT) agreement with the government.
MHPS unveils 'the world's most efficient GT'
MHPS says that the release of its M501JAC, a new J-series air-cooled gas turbine offering, will revolutionise power generation in terms of both efficiency and reliability.
GE announces launch of new LM6000
GE has launched the latest version of its aeroderivative gas turbine, the LM6000-PF+
Fluor gets the nod for Greensville CC plant
Fluor Corporation is to build a new combined cycle power plant in Virginia, USA.
Centrica plans new UK capacity
Centrica plc has announced plans to build several new power generating facilities after securing a series of 15-year agreements in the UK’s latest capacity market auction.
IEA calls for new LNG rules
The IEA sees LNG demand picking up but it also believes that for this to happen there must be a market change. It has called for “new rules of the game” to be established.
Panda commissions shale gas power plant
The first power plant designed to take advantage of natural gas reserves discovered in the Marcellus Shale deposits in the USA has been commissioned.