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 TIO BV silencers for industry leading Dutch dredgers http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/noise/tio-bv/presstio-bv-silencers-for-industry-leading-dutch-dredgers.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/noise/tio-bv/presstio-bv-silencers-for-industry-leading-dutch-dredgers.html This 'as Dutch as you ever get' industry leader, known as one of the largest dredging companies in the world, also uses TIO BV exhaust silencers. We just finished two complete DN400 exhaust systems. Tue, 26 May 2015 09:54:00 GMT BBM Akustik Technologie to Exhibit at POWER-GEN Europe 2015 http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/noise/bbmakustik/pressbbm-akustik-power-gen-europe.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/noise/bbmakustik/pressbbm-akustik-power-gen-europe.html BBM Akustik Technologie will exhibit at POWER-GEN Europe, held from 9 to 11 June 2015, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Tue, 26 May 2015 09:40:00 GMT Iran to develop 48 small hydropower projects for Indonesia http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsiran-to-develop-48-small-hydropower-projects-for-indonesia-4585419 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsiran-to-develop-48-small-hydropower-projects-for-indonesia-4585419 Iran has signed an agreement with Indonesia to build 48 hydropower projects in the archipelago. Mon, 25 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Goldman Sachs plans $1bn green energy bonds for Japan http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsgoldman-sachs-plans-1bn-green-energy-bonds-for-japan-4585406 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsgoldman-sachs-plans-1bn-green-energy-bonds-for-japan-4585406 US-based investment firm Goldman Sachs Group intends to raise $1bn through bond issue for investment in the Japanese renewable energy sector within the next few years. Mon, 25 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Mitsubishi and Tepco JV to develop 2.4GW power and desalination plant in Qatar http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmitsubishi-and-tepco-jv-to-develop-24gw-power-and-desalination-plant-in-qatar-4585394 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmitsubishi-and-tepco-jv-to-develop-24gw-power-and-desalination-plant-in-qatar-4585394 Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (KAHRAMAA) has selected K1 Energy, a consortium between Japanese company Mitsubishi and Tokyo Electric Power Company (Tepco) to build the 2.4GW power and 590,000m³/d in Umm Al Houl. Mon, 25 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT SIFCO ASC Shows Portable Silver Repair Capability to POWER-GEN Delegates http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/cathodic/sifco-asc/presssifco-shows-repair-capability.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/cathodic/sifco-asc/presssifco-shows-repair-capability.html Leading supplier of selective plating technology and solutions, SIFCO ASC, will be showing engineering and maintenance professionals in the power generation and distribution industry how they can minimise costly downtime and power outages with its si… Sun, 24 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Magnox to axe up to 1600 employees at 12 nuclear sites as part of restructuring http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmagnox-to-axe-up-to-1600-employees-at-12-nuclear-sites-as-part-of-restructuring-4583508 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmagnox-to-axe-up-to-1600-employees-at-12-nuclear-sites-as-part-of-restructuring-4583508 Nuclear facility operator Magnox intends to cut its workforce across 12 nuclear power stations by September 2016. Thu, 21 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Acciona Windpower plans 800MW wind power installations in North America this year http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsacciona-windpower-plans-800mw-wind-power-installations-in-north-america-this-year-4583362 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsacciona-windpower-plans-800mw-wind-power-installations-in-north-america-this-year-4583362 Acciona Windpower (AWP), subsidiary of Spanish infrastructure and renewable-energy developer Acciona Group, intends to add 805.5MW of installed wind power capacity in North America this year. Thu, 21 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Los Vientos Wind Farm, Texas http://www.power-technology.com/projects/los-vientos-wind-farm-texas/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/los-vientos-wind-farm-texas/ Duke Energy Renewables, part of Duke Energy’s commercial portfolio, is developing the Los Vientos wind farms in Texas, US. Thu, 21 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT MHI Vestas selected preferred turbine supplier for 970MW Navitus Bay project in UK http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmhi-vestas-selected-preferred-turbine-supplier-for-970mw-navitus-bay-project-in-uk-4583542 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmhi-vestas-selected-preferred-turbine-supplier-for-970mw-navitus-bay-project-in-uk-4583542 MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has been appointed as preferred wind turbine supplier for Eneco and EDF's 970MW Navitus Bay project in the UK. Thu, 21 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Bilfinger Facts and Figures http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/gas_turbine/bilfinger-facts-and-figures/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/gas_turbine/bilfinger-facts-and-figures/ Bilfinger Rotring Engineering is one of the world's leading providers of process technology facilities for fuel processing of liquid and gas-fired power plants. Thu, 21 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT No Glow - Just Wash and Dry http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/turbine-cooling/no-glow-wash-dry/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/turbine-cooling/no-glow-wash-dry/ When it comes to ensuring that their lorry fleet was free of radiation contamination, British Nuclear Fuels (BNFL), turned to worldwide moisture control specialists Munters to help maintain safety levels. Through its desiccant dehumidification techno… Thu, 21 May 2015 15:55:00 GMT SSE to close ageing coal-fired Ferrybridge Power Station amid rising cost http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssse-to-close-ageing-coal-fired-ferrybridge-power-station-amid-rising-cost-4582276 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssse-to-close-ageing-coal-fired-ferrybridge-power-station-amid-rising-cost-4582276 UK-based energy firm SSE has decided to close its coal-fired Ferrybridge Power Station by March next year. Wed, 20 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT GE launches Digital Wind Farm technology to make power generation more efficient http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsge-launches-digital-wind-farm-technology-to-make-power-generation-more-efficient-4582189 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsge-launches-digital-wind-farm-technology-to-make-power-generation-more-efficient-4582189 US-based General Electric has launched Digital Wind Farm, a new technology system for the wind power generation industry, which can boost a facility's production capacity by up to 20%. Wed, 20 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Cleanergy receives two more orders for GasBox delivery in Sweden and Norway http://www.power-technology.com/news/newscleanergy-receives-two-more-orders-for-gasbox-delivery-in-sweden-and-norway-4582672 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newscleanergy-receives-two-more-orders-for-gasbox-delivery-in-sweden-and-norway-4582672 Sweden-based sustainable technology provider Cleanergy has received two orders for GasBox, the centrepiece of the firm's complete combined heat and power (CHP) system from closed landfill site operators in Ulrichehamn, Sweden and Norway. Wed, 20 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT SIGMA Plate Heat Exchangers Brochure http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cooling/sigma-exchangers-brochure/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cooling/sigma-exchangers-brochure/ API Schmidt-Bretten is the plate technology centre of API heat transfer. Along with experts worldwide, the company is working to develop the technologies of the future. Wed, 20 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT SIFCO, ASC, and Surface Technology Create Dynamic Force in Coatings Technology http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/cathodic/sifco-asc/presssifco-asc-surface-technology.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/cathodic/sifco-asc/presssifco-asc-surface-technology.html Norman Hay plc has created a new specialist coatings group, incorporating SIFCO Applied Surface Concepts (ASC) and Surface Technology, to provide a single global access point in surface coating technology. Wed, 20 May 2015 11:54:00 GMT Cat® Oil and Gas Power Profile http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operations/oil-gas-power-profile/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operations/oil-gas-power-profile/ Caterpillar Global Petroleum has the customised, purpose-built power solutions to meet your needs. Wed, 20 May 2015 10:30:00 GMT Four-Pole Low Voltage Generators http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/powerplantequip/four-pole-low-voltage-generator/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/powerplantequip/four-pole-low-voltage-generator/ Kato Engineering six-pole, 600-volt generators are the standard for drill rig power around the world. Wed, 20 May 2015 08:51:00 GMT South Africa starts process to build 9,600MW of nuclear power plants http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssouth-africa-starts-process-to-build-9600mw-of-nuclear-power-plants-4581594 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssouth-africa-starts-process-to-build-9600mw-of-nuclear-power-plants-4581594 The South Africa Government intends to initiate a process to build a series of six nuclear plants, which is expected to supply 9,600MW of additional power for the country. Tue, 19 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT