Power Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.power-technology.com web site http://www.power-technology.com/ en-us http://www.power-technology.com/ Power Technology-Updates http://www.power-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Hungary passes legislation to conceal about Russian deal for nuclear project expansion http://www.power-technology.com/news/newshungary-passes-legislation-to-conceal-about-russian-deal-for-nuclear-project-expansion-4525287 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newshungary-passes-legislation-to-conceal-about-russian-deal-for-nuclear-project-expansion-4525287 Hungary has approved a new legislation vowing to keep secret the key details of a nuclear power contract with Russia for 30 years. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Is it possible to provide energy access for all and avoid climate change? Yes… http://www.power-technology.com/features/featureis-it-possible-to-provide-energy-access-for-all-and-avoid-climate-change-yes-4512609/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featureis-it-possible-to-provide-energy-access-for-all-and-avoid-climate-change-yes-4512609/ Expanding household electricity access in developing countries will not significantly increase carbon emissions, according to a study from the Institute for Applied Systems Analysis. Study author senior researcher Dr Shonali Pachauri explains why. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT NTPC places order with L&T-MHPS Boilers for Indian thermal power plant http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsntpc-places-order-with-lt-mhps-boilers-for-indian-thermal-power-plant-4525352 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsntpc-places-order-with-lt-mhps-boilers-for-indian-thermal-power-plant-4525352 NTPC has placed an order for two 660MW supercritical-pressure boilers with L&T-MHPS Boilers, which will be installed at Unit 1 and 2 of a supercritical-pressure thermal power generation plant in Uttar Pradesh, a state in India. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT RES Americas starts generating power at 110MW Keechi Wind Project in US http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsres-americas-starts-generating-power-at-110mw-keechi-wind-project-in-us-4525042 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsres-americas-starts-generating-power-at-110mw-keechi-wind-project-in-us-4525042 Renewable Energy Systems (RES) Americas has initiated commercial operations at the 110MW Keechi Wind Project in Texas, US. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Nalco-Water Treatment and Removal of Mercury Emissions http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/environmental/nalco-treatments/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/environmental/nalco-treatments/ Nalco provides innovative, eco-friendly services for water treatment and emission reductions in the power industry. The company has a worldwide client base, providing cost-effective solutions that are safe, reliable and help bring measurable returns … Tue, 03 Mar 2015 10:49:00 GMT Yokogawa wins delivery orders for two combined cycle power plants in Saudi Arabia http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsyokogawa-wins-delivery-orders-for-two-combined-cycle-power-plants-in-saudi-arabia-4524248 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsyokogawa-wins-delivery-orders-for-two-combined-cycle-power-plants-in-saudi-arabia-4524248 Yokogawa Saudi Arabia, a subsidiary unit of the Japanese Yokogawa Electric, has received orders to supply distributed control systems (DCS) for the PP13 and PP14 combined cycle power plants in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Alstom wins equipment delivery contract for 600MW hydropower project in Uganda http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsalstom-wins-equipment-delivery-contract-for-600mw-hydropower-project-in-uganda-4524168 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsalstom-wins-equipment-delivery-contract-for-600mw-hydropower-project-in-uganda-4524168 China-based Sinohydro has awarded a contract worth nearly €58m to French Alstom for electro-mechanical equipment delivery and technical services for the 600MW Karuma Hydropower Project in Uganda. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT SembCorp starts power generation at first unit of 1.3GW thermal facility in India http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssembcorp-starts-power-generation-at-first-unit-of-13gw-thermal-facility-in-india-4523920 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssembcorp-starts-power-generation-at-first-unit-of-13gw-thermal-facility-in-india-4523920 Singapore-based Sembcorp Industries has commissioned the first 660MW unit of the Thermal Powertech Corporation India (TPCIL). Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Amakhala Emoyeni Wind Farm, Bedford http://www.power-technology.com/projects/amakhala-emoyeni-wind-farm-bedford/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/amakhala-emoyeni-wind-farm-bedford/ The 134.4MW Amakhala Emoyeni wind farm is a greenfield renewable project being constructed near Bedford in Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Baron USA -Oil Purifiers, Conservation Equipment and Transformer Dry-Out Systems http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/filtration/baron-usa/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/filtration/baron-usa/ Baron USA specialises in oil purifiers, conditioning and reclamation equipment that saves money and conserves oil. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:41:00 GMT Flexitallic Safe http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/valves/flexitallic-power/4088524718001.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/valves/flexitallic-power/4088524718001.html The Flexitallic Group supplies high-quality, high-value industrial static sealing products. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:01:00 GMT Vacuum Technology http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/boilers/vacuum-technology/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/boilers/vacuum-technology/ Vacuum is the ideal environment for material processing at high temperatures. It is clean, pollution and oxygen free according to the vacuum level, and guarantees high temperature. It also has uniformity and reduces energy dissipation. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:53:00 GMT AEM to Exhibit at FIEE Brazil 2015 http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/tandd/aem-unicore/pressaem-to-exhibit-at-fiee-brazil-2015.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/tandd/aem-unicore/pressaem-to-exhibit-at-fiee-brazil-2015.html AEM Cores will exhibit at the FIEE 28th International Electric, Electronic, Energy and Automation Trade Show, held from 23 to 27 March in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:40:00 GMT Mitsibushi set to win $1.09bn contract to build 2.4GW hydro-electric facility in Qatar http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmitsibushi-set-to-win-109bn-contract-to-build-24gw-hydro-electric-facility-in-qatar-4523116 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmitsibushi-set-to-win-109bn-contract-to-build-24gw-hydro-electric-facility-in-qatar-4523116 Qatar Electricity and Water Company (QEWC) intends to award a QR4bn ($1.09bn) contract to Mitsibushi for construction of a power and water producing facility in the country. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT UK plans to support £1bn lagoon power plant series http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsuk-plans-to-support-1bn-lagoon-power-plant-series-4522991 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsuk-plans-to-support-1bn-lagoon-power-plant-series-4522991 The UK intends to generate renewable power from incoming and outgoing tides at six lagoons in the country, four of which are in Wales and one each in Somerset and Cumbria. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Vattenfall wins construction bid for 400MW Danish offshore power project http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsvattenfall-wins-construction-bid-for-400mw-danish-offshore-power-project-4522729 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsvattenfall-wins-construction-bid-for-400mw-danish-offshore-power-project-4522729 Swedish utility Vattenfall has won the bidding process for construction and operation of the 400MW offshore wind project Horns Rev 3 in Denmark. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Balkhash Thermal Power Plant http://www.power-technology.com/projects/balkhash-thermal-power-plant/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/balkhash-thermal-power-plant/ The 1,320MW Balkhash thermal power plant, consisting of two 660MW units, is being developed on the south-western bank of Lake Balkhash in Kazakhstan. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Vallur Conventional Thermal Power Plant http://www.power-technology.com/projects/vallurconventional/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/vallurconventional/ The Tamil Nadu Energy Company has completed construction of a 1,500MW thermal power plant at Vallur in Tiruvallur district, India, in 2014. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:31:00 GMT BlueCielo Releases 2015 Version of Project Portal http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/pressbluecielo-releases-2015-version-of-project-portal.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/pressbluecielo-releases-2015-version-of-project-portal.html BlueCielo has released the 2015 version of its document control solution, BlueCielo Project Portal. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:28:00 GMT Asset Lifecycle Information Management at BlueCielo http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/pressasset-lifecycle-information-management-at-bluecielo.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/pressasset-lifecycle-information-management-at-bluecielo.html The ARC Advisory Group‘s Valentijn de Leeuw of ARC Advisory Group presented a discussion on Asset Lifecycle Information Management (ALIM) at BlueCielo Synergy 2015. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:54:00 GMT