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 Enfor-Energy Power and Price Prediction Software http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/environmental/enfor/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/environmental/enfor/ ENFOR provides software and solutions for the energy industry, including products for wind power prediction, heat or power load prediction, optimal operation of district heating systems, and forecasting of energy prices. Fri, 27 May 2016 15:02:00 GMT Politeknik-Expansion Joints http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/expansion/politeknik2/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/expansion/politeknik2/ The first of the Politeknik Group of companies was founded in 1976 in Ankara, Turkey, as an engineering company. It focused on the design and manufacturing of large diameter expansion joints and electrostatic precipitators. Fri, 27 May 2016 14:59:00 GMT Politeknik-Electrostatic Precipitators (Electrofilters) http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/filtration/politeknik/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/filtration/politeknik/ Politeknik Engineering was founded in 1976 and is part of the Politeknik Group of companies. Politeknik provides special design, production, construction and manufacturing services in the fields of electrostatic precipitators (electrofilters) and exp… Fri, 27 May 2016 14:58:00 GMT Turbologistics-Gas Turbines, Gas Turbine Parts and Turbomachinery http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/powerplantequip/turbologistics/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/powerplantequip/turbologistics/ Turbologistics is a buyer and seller of new, used and refurbished surplus gas turbines, gas turbine parts and related turbomachinery. The company works with end users and turbine owners to assist in ... Fri, 27 May 2016 14:56:00 GMT Gas Compressors to Exhibit at POWER-GEN Europe 2016 http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/operations/gas-compressors/pressgas-compressors-power-gen-europe.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/operations/gas-compressors/pressgas-compressors-power-gen-europe.html Gas Compressors will be attending this years POWER-GEN Europe. Fri, 27 May 2016 11:07:00 GMT Special Windings http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/switchgear/water-cooled-transformers/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/switchgear/water-cooled-transformers/ A white paper looking at the benefits of using flat winding techniques and its applications in the power sector and showing some key F.E.EM. products. Fri, 27 May 2016 08:20:00 GMT Atkins to design jacket substructure for Beatrice Offshore Windfarm project http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsatkins-to-design-jacket-substructure-for-beatrice-offshore-windfarm-project-in-uk-4905339 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsatkins-to-design-jacket-substructure-for-beatrice-offshore-windfarm-project-in-uk-4905339 Netherlands-based offshore contractor Seaway Heavy Lifting (SHL) has selected British engineering company Atkins to design jacket substructure and foundations for the 588MW Beatrice Offshore Windfarm (BOWL) development in the outer Moray Firth, UK. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT BWSC North Lincs opens Brigg Renewable Energy Plant in UK http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbwsc-north-lincs-opens-brigg-renewable-energy-plant-in-uk-4905636 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbwsc-north-lincs-opens-brigg-renewable-energy-plant-in-uk-4905636 BWSC North Lincs (BNLL) has opened a new straw-fired biomass plant in the UK, which was built at a cost of around £162m. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Beatrice Offshore Windfarm, Calpine Corporation, and Gibson Energy http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-beatrice-offshore-windfarm-calpine-corporation-gibson-energy-4904744 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-beatrice-offshore-windfarm-calpine-corporation-gibson-energy-4904744 Beatrice Offshore Windfarm special purpose vehicle (SPV) has announced that the European Investment Bank is providing a £525m ($761m) loan for development of the facility. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Seacat Services to deploy four vessels to assist construction at Burbo Bank extension http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsseacat-services-deploy-four-vessels-assist-construction-burbo-bank-extension-4905352 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsseacat-services-deploy-four-vessels-assist-construction-burbo-bank-extension-4905352 Offshore support vessel operator Seacat Services has made an agreement with Denmark-based Dong Energy to deliver all crew transfer services at its 258MW Burbo Bank extension project in the Irish Sea. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT M&As this week: NTR and Audax Energy http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-ntr-audax-energy-4905612 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-ntr-audax-energy-4905612 NTR and China-based smart wind turbine designer and developer Envision Energy have announced an intention to jointly acquire UK-based renewable energy company Velocita Energy Developments. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT SunPower and Total to supply power to world’s first solar energy-operated metro http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssunpower-total-supply-power-worlds-first-solar-energy-operated-metro-4904955 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssunpower-total-supply-power-worlds-first-solar-energy-operated-metro-4904955 US solar energy company SunPower has signed a power purchase agreement with Total to deliver 300GW hours per year of clean energy to the Metro of Santiago in Chile. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Nexans and Siemens to deliver transmission system for Beatrice Offshore Windfarm http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsnexans-siemens-deliver-transmission-system-beatrice-offshore-windfarm-4904931 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsnexans-siemens-deliver-transmission-system-beatrice-offshore-windfarm-4904931 A consortium of France-based Nexans and Siemens Transmission and Distribution has been awarded a contract to link the new Beatrice Offshore Windfarm to the Scottish grid. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Upgrading the US power grid for the 21st century http://www.power-technology.com/features/featureupgrading-the-us-power-grid-for-the-21st-century-4866973/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featureupgrading-the-us-power-grid-for-the-21st-century-4866973/ The US Department of Energy has announced $220m in funding for projects from a host of national laboratories to help upgrade the country's power grid over the next three years. What work needs to be done to make the grid ’cleaner, more productive and… Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Samsung SDI to produce PV paste at Wuxi Plant in China http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssamsung-sdi-produce-pv-paste-wuxi-plant-china-4904966 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssamsung-sdi-produce-pv-paste-wuxi-plant-china-4904966 South Korean energy storage system manufacturer Samsung SDI will commence operations in China to produce photovoltaic (PV) paste. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT F.E.EM.-Conductors, Inductors and Flat Winding Plates for Power Conversion http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/switchgear/feem-power/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/switchgear/feem-power/ F.E.EM. is a specialist designer and manufacturer of transformers and inductors for low, medium and high-frequency power operations.Power supply and conversion materialsIts main area of expertise is ... Wed, 25 May 2016 14:56:00 GMT Save Time with Durable Cable and Component Identification http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/safety/brady-power/presssave-time-with-durable-cable-and-component-identification.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/safety/brady-power/presssave-time-with-durable-cable-and-component-identification.html Durably identified cables are a blessing when the pressure mounts during critical power, machine or system downtime. Wed, 25 May 2016 13:48:00 GMT NDA selects French firm Areva for R&D in nuclear decommissioning http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsnda-selects-french-firm-areva-for-rd-nuclear-decommissioning-4903296 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsnda-selects-french-firm-areva-for-rd-nuclear-decommissioning-4903296 UK Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) has chosen French nuclear power and renewable energy company Areva to be part of its research and development (R&D) framework contract for a Direct Research Portfolio (DRP). Tue, 24 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Lackawanna Energy Center, Jessup, Pennsylvania http://www.power-technology.com/projects/lackawanna-energy-center-jessup-pennsylvania/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/lackawanna-energy-center-jessup-pennsylvania/ Lackawanna Energy Center is a natural gas-fired combined cycle power plant (CCPP) being constructed in the Borough of Jessup, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, US. Tue, 24 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT EDF Energy and Atkins start first nuclear training academy in UAE http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsedf-energy-atkins-start-first-nuclear-training-academy-uae-4903277 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsedf-energy-atkins-start-first-nuclear-training-academy-uae-4903277 British design, engineering, and project management company Atkins and EDF Energy have introduced its nuclear training academy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Tue, 24 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT