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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.
Dresser-Rand to supply turbo-gensets for Zohr gas field
Siemens’ Dresser-Rand business has received an order from Egypt-based Belayim Petroleum Company (Petrobel) for three model SGT-400 industrial gas turbines.
Construction of 2000 MW gas plant will go ahead
Development of a 2000 MW gas-fired power plant in India’s Gujurat state has been given environmental clearance by the government.
Ohio consents new CCGT
Regulators in Ohio, USA, have approved plans for the construction of a 1105 MW gas-fired power plant.
Siemens starts transfer of F-class know-how
Siemens has entered the first phase of a bilateral contract with Mapna covering the transfer of F-class gas turbine technology.
Eggborough plans new combined cycle gas plant
Eggborough Power has put forward plans to demolish the Eggborough coal-fired power plant and build a new gas-fired combined cycle plant at the site in north-east England.
Significant upgrade of Buenos Aires CCGT
GE has signed an extension of its multi-year maintenance agreement with Central Puerto for the company’s 760 MW CCGT in Buenos Aires. The deal includes the first order in Argentina...
Modules for first HRSG are on the way to Egypt
The modules for the first HRSG for installation at the giant Beni Suef power plant have started their journey to Egypt.
Ansaldo Energia awarded Euro 80 m contracts in Indonesia
Ansaldo Energia has received Notices to Proceed on two contracts signed late in 2015 worth a total of about €80 million.