Power Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the 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 Bringing Efficiency to Heat Transfer http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cooling/bringing-efficiency-to-heat-transfer-wp/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cooling/bringing-efficiency-to-heat-transfer-wp/ Tranter provides the world’s largest range of plate heat exchangers (PHEs) for a variety of applications. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:16:00 GMT Plate Heat Exchanger Performance at Shell and Tube Pressures http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cooling/plate-heat-exchanger-performance-at-shell-and-tube-pressures-wp/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cooling/plate-heat-exchanger-performance-at-shell-and-tube-pressures-wp/ Tranter’s SUPERMAX® and MAXCHANGER® Welded Plate Heat Exchangers require only a fraction of the space of the equivalent shell and tube exchangers. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:14:00 GMT Tranter: PHE Service http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cooling/tranter-phe-service-wp/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cooling/tranter-phe-service-wp/ Efficient operation is the key to optimum return on investment. Malfunctions and changes in heat transfer can have severe consequences on operational costs and may affect product quality. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:10:00 GMT Green Pastures Wind Project, Texas http://www.power-technology.com/projects/green-pastures-wind-project-texas/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/green-pastures-wind-project-texas/ Green Pastures Wind is a 300MW onshore wind farm being constructed in Baylor and Knox Counties, North Texas, US. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Gamesa delivers 74MW wind power plant to Grupo México http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsgamesa-delivers-74mw-wind-power-plant-to-grupo-mxico-4414106 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsgamesa-delivers-74mw-wind-power-plant-to-grupo-mxico-4414106 Spanish energy manufacturer Gamesa has delivered the 74MW wind farm in Oaxaca, Mexico to Grupo México. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Wind energy to support almost 20% of global power supply: Report http://www.power-technology.com/news/newswind-energy-to-support-almost-20-of-global-power-supply-report-4414176 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newswind-energy-to-support-almost-20-of-global-power-supply-report-4414176 Installed wind power capacity could grow 530% to reach 2,000GW by 2030, supporting 17-19% of global electricity, according to a report published in 2014 edition of the Global Wind Energy Outlook by Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and Greenpeace Int… Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Low Carbon, Nur Energie collaborate for Tunisian solar project http://www.power-technology.com/news/newslow-carbon-nur-energie-collaborate-for-tunisian-solar-project-4413920 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newslow-carbon-nur-energie-collaborate-for-tunisian-solar-project-4413920 Low Carbon, a renewable energy investment firm, has partnered with power plant developer Nur Energie for the TuNur solar project in Tunisian Sahara, which aims to supply clean energy to more than 2.5 million UK households by 2018. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT EDC receives $315m loan for wind power project in Philippines http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsedc-receives-315m-loan-for-wind-power-project-in-philippines-4412038 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsedc-receives-315m-loan-for-wind-power-project-in-philippines-4412038 Energy Development Corporation, the geo-thermal company under the Lopez group, has signed a $315m financing agreement with a group of foreign and local banks for setting up the 150MW Burgos Wind Project (BWP) in Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Lighting the future: The rising stock of Gallium nitrade http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurelighting-the-future-the-rising-stock-of-gallium-nitrade-4378944/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurelighting-the-future-the-rising-stock-of-gallium-nitrade-4378944/ Heralded as the most important semiconductor since silicon, gallium nitride holds potential for many important applications, such as LEDs, and could be the key material for the next generation of high-frequency, high-power transistors. Ross Davies as… Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Siemens secures HVDC order in Canada http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssiemens-secures-hvdc-order-in-canada-4412299 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssiemens-secures-hvdc-order-in-canada-4412299 Siemens has received an order for setting up a high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) power transmission link for the Canadian Bipole III HVDC project with an expected transmission capacity of 2,300MW. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Prudential to invest £100m in UK’s tidal power project http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsprudential-to-invest-100m-in-uks-tidal-power-project-4412208 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsprudential-to-invest-100m-in-uks-tidal-power-project-4412208 UK-based financial services giant Prudential is ready to invest as much as £100m for the construction of the proposed £1bn ($1.6bn) Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon energy project. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Filtrair Drop Safe Rigid Filters DS-F5 and DS-F6-600 http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/filtration/filtrair-drop-safe-rigid-filters-ds-f5-and-ds-f6-600-wp/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/filtration/filtrair-drop-safe-rigid-filters-ds-f5-and-ds-f6-600-wp/ Filtrair's drop safe rigid filters DS-F5 and DS-F6-600 are very efficient pre or final filters in air intake systems of combustion engines, in any environmental condition. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:48:00 GMT Drop Safe Rigid Filters DS-G4-300 and 600 http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/filtration/drop-safe-rigid-filters-wp/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/filtration/drop-safe-rigid-filters-wp/ Filtrair Drop Safe (DS) rigid filters serve as very efficient pre-filters in air intake systems of combustion engines, in any environmental condition (including offshore and marine) and in any climate (including tropical). Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:22:00 GMT Lightning Eliminators & Consultants-Lightning Protection Solutions http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/energy/lightning-eliminators-consultants/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/energy/lightning-eliminators-consultants/ Lightning Eliminators & Consultants (LEC) provides integrated lightning protection and lightning prevention products, solutions and services. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:18:00 GMT LumaSense Technologies-Waste Prevention and Temperature Measurement http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/tandd/lumasense-technologies/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/tandd/lumasense-technologies/ LumaSense Technologies specialises in reducing inefficiency and preventable waste in the most resource-intensive industries. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:36:00 GMT Investigation into Didcot B power station blaze begins http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsinvestigation-into-didcot-b-power-station-blaze-begins-4410209 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsinvestigation-into-didcot-b-power-station-blaze-begins-4410209 Fire investigation officers are probing into the cause of a major fire at the gas-fired Didcot B power station in Oxfordhire, the UK. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT SunEdison, JIC Capital set up JV to develop solar projects in China http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssunedison-jic-capital-set-up-jv-to-develop-solar-projects-in-china-4408743 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssunedison-jic-capital-set-up-jv-to-develop-solar-projects-in-china-4408743 Solar developer SunEdison has formed a joint venture (JV) with China’s investment group JIC Capital to facilitate nonrecourse financing and construction of utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in China. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT BHEL commissions 600MW thermal power unit in Madhya Pradesh, India http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbhel-commissions-600mw-thermal-power-unit-in-madhya-pradesh-india-4410231 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbhel-commissions-600mw-thermal-power-unit-in-madhya-pradesh-india-4410231 India’s power equipment manufacturer Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has commissioned a 600MW unit in a coal-based thermal power project in the state of Madhya Pradesh. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT SWAN Analytical Instruments-Measuring and Control Instruments for Water Quality http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/swan-analytical-instruments/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/swan-analytical-instruments/ SWAN Analytical Instruments manufactures on-line analytical systems, measuring and control instruments for the water industry. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT CDM Systems-En-Masse Conveyors and Conveying Systems http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/materials/cdm-systems/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/materials/cdm-systems/ CDM Systems specialises in en-masse conveyors and conveying systems for a range of industries, including industrial power plants, central utilities, minerals processing, co-gen plants, biomass plants, fracking sand and silica processing. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT