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 Friterm Announces Efficient Electronic Speed Control Fans http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/cooling/friterm/pressefficient-electronic-speed-control-fans.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/cooling/friterm/pressefficient-electronic-speed-control-fans.html Friterm is pleased to announce its innovative, efficient and high energy savings products and intelligent solutions such as its electronic speed control fans, which give customers intelligent fan operations that always match system loads. Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:46:00 GMT Friterm Product Catalogue http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cooling/friterm-product-catalogue/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cooling/friterm-product-catalogue/ Friterm has specialised in finned type heat exchangers and has focused on the production of air-cooled condensers, air coolers, dry coolers, water / steam air heaters and coolers, oil coolers and heat recovery coils. Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:31:00 GMT M&As this week: Axxis Technology Group, BKW, Prasant Nath http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-axxis-technology-group-bkw-satluj-renewable-energy-5876801 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-axxis-technology-group-bkw-satluj-renewable-energy-5876801 Axxis Technology Group has reached an agreement to acquire Windturbine in a reverse takeover transaction (RTO). Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: PyroGenesis Canada, Greenko Group, NHPC http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-pyrogenesis-canada-greenko-group-nhpc-5876267 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-pyrogenesis-canada-greenko-group-nhpc-5876267 Plasma waste-to-energy systems and plasma torch products manufacturing company PyroGenesis Canada has exercised its warrants to raise C$0.3m ($0.23m). Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Marubeni consortium to develop Tambak Lorok power plant in Indonesia http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmarubeni-consortium-to-develop-tambak-lorok-power-plant-in-indonesia-5877955 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmarubeni-consortium-to-develop-tambak-lorok-power-plant-in-indonesia-5877955 A consortium of Marubeni, General Electric (GE), and PT Hutama Karya (HK) has secured a contract valued at around JPY41bn ($366m) from PT Indonesia Power (Persero) to develop the Tambak Lorok combined cycle power plant block 3 project. Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Hydro One to buy energy company Avista for $5.3bn http://www.power-technology.com/news/newshydro-one-to-buy-energy-company-avista-for-53bn-5877999 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newshydro-one-to-buy-energy-company-avista-for-53bn-5877999 Canadian electricity transmission and distribution utility Hydro One has signed a definitive merger agreement to purchase US-based energy company Avista for $5.3bn. Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Octopus buys 149MW wind projects in UK http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsoctopus-managed-funds-buy-149mw-wind-projects-in-uk-5877974 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsoctopus-managed-funds-buy-149mw-wind-projects-in-uk-5877974 Octopus Investments has purchased four onshore wind projects in the UK from Blue Energy. Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Improving Decommissioning Success Using the Tool of Virtual Reality http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials/improving-decommissioning-success-virtual-reality/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials/improving-decommissioning-success-virtual-reality/ In active High-Radiation Decommissioning settings, having clear vision of operations, especially underwater, is essential. Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:20:00 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. Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:00:00 GMT Reducing the Impact of Noise in Cogeneration http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/noise/reducing-the-impact-of-noise-in-cogeneration/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/noise/reducing-the-impact-of-noise-in-cogeneration/ Early detection and preventative measures can mitigate the health and environmental impacts of noise in Combined Heat and Power (CHP) applications, writes Robert Lomax, sales director of Wakefield Acoustics. Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:14:00 GMT Tepco uses underwater robot to probe inside damaged Fukushima nuclear reactor http://www.power-technology.com/news/newstepco-begins-underwater-robot-probe-inside-damaged-fukushima-nuclear-reactor-5876985 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newstepco-begins-underwater-robot-probe-inside-damaged-fukushima-nuclear-reactor-5876985 Japan’s Tokyo Electric Power Company (Tepco) has deployed an underwater robot to investigate a badly damaged reactor at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT The power of prescience: Predicting and preventing blackouts on the US power grid http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurethe-power-of-prescience-predicting-and-preventing-blackouts-on-the-us-power-grid-5852371/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurethe-power-of-prescience-predicting-and-preventing-blackouts-on-the-us-power-grid-5852371/ Based on analysis of blackouts from over the last 50 years, start-up Prescient Transmission Systems has developed a predictive methodology designed to ensure the US power grid doesn’t go down. Ross Davies spoke to CEO and founder Jerry Wolfe to find … Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Aquila Capital to increase Midtfjellet windfarm capacity in Norway http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsaquila-capital-to-increase-midtfjellet-wind-farms-capacity-in-norway-5876683 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsaquila-capital-to-increase-midtfjellet-wind-farms-capacity-in-norway-5876683 Germany-based alternative investment company Aquila Capital has announced plans to increase the capacity of its Midtfjellet windfarm in Norway by 40MW. Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Vestas to supply 14 turbines for Larimar II windfarm in Dominican Republic http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsvestas-to-supply-14-turbines-for-larimar-ii-wind-park-in-dominican-republic-5876697 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsvestas-to-supply-14-turbines-for-larimar-ii-wind-park-in-dominican-republic-5876697 Vestas has secured a contract from Elecnor to provide and install 14 of its V117-3.45MW turbines for the Larimar II windfarm. Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Boiler Column Milestone Reached in Ptolemais, Greece http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/powerplantequip/meeraner-dampfkesselbau-gmbh/pressboiler-column-milestone-ptolemais.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/powerplantequip/meeraner-dampfkesselbau-gmbh/pressboiler-column-milestone-ptolemais.html Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) Europe recently reached an important milestone in its project in Greece: the first boiler column was set for the Ptolemais V lignite-fired power plant. Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:55:00 GMT IDCON Announces 2017 / 2018 Industry Events and Workshops http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/business/idcon/pressidcon-industry-events-2017.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/business/idcon/pressidcon-industry-events-2017.html IDCON is proud to deliver workshops, presentations and exhibitions at industry events that support Reliability and Maintenance Professionals. Wed, 19 Jul 2017 08:13:00 GMT Keppel Seghers to provide incineration technology for two projects in China http://www.power-technology.com/news/newskeppel-seghers-to-provide-technology-solutions-for-beijing-hunan-wte-plants-in-china-5875284 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newskeppel-seghers-to-provide-technology-solutions-for-beijing-hunan-wte-plants-in-china-5875284 Keppel Seghers Belgium has signed deals in China to provide incineration technology and services for the Beijing Fangshan District Circular Economy Industrial Park, and the Hunan Yueyang Municipal waste-to-energy (WTE) plant. Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT GE provides four GT13E2 gas turbines to Mansurya power plant in Iraq http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsge-provides-four-gt13e2-gas-turbines-to-mansurya-power-plant-in-iraq-5875060 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsge-provides-four-gt13e2-gas-turbines-to-mansurya-power-plant-in-iraq-5875060 GE has provided four of its GT13E2 gas turbines to the Mansurya power plant in Diyala, Iraq. Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Holtec and SNC-Lavalin to accelerate SMR-160 reactor development http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsholtec-snc-lavalin-to-accelerate-smr-160-reactor-development-5875664 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsholtec-snc-lavalin-to-accelerate-smr-160-reactor-development-5875664 SNC-Lavalin has signed an agreement to accelerate the development of US-based Holtec International’s SMR-160 small modular reactor programme. Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT TiGiS is Greenest http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/events/tigis-is-greenest/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/events/tigis-is-greenest/ TiGiS (the Taiwan International Green Industry Show) is the showplace of Taiwan's green technology manufacturing expertise and creative innovation. Tue, 18 Jul 2017 08:33:00 GMT