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 Powerful Preservation with Munters http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/turbine-cooling/powerful-preservation-munters/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/turbine-cooling/powerful-preservation-munters/ British Energy Group is the UK's largest generator of electricity. They own and run eight nuclear power stations in the UK with a combined capacity of almost 10,000 megawatts. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:44:00 GMT Areva supplies vessel head for nuclear reactor in Belgium http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsareva-supplies-vessel-head-for-nuclear-reactor-in-belgium-4662132 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsareva-supplies-vessel-head-for-nuclear-reactor-in-belgium-4662132 France-based energy generation firm Areva has delivered a new vessel head to Engie Group's subsidiary, Electrabel, for the 1,047MW Unit 4 of the Doel nuclear power plant in Belgium. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT General Electric to upgrade two thermal power plants in Japan http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsgeneral-electric-to-upgrade-two-thermal-power-plants-in-japan-4662105 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsgeneral-electric-to-upgrade-two-thermal-power-plants-in-japan-4662105 US-based technology giant General Electric (GE) has secured orders to upgrade gas turbines for two thermal power generating facilities in Japan. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT UK’s 2GW Eggborough power station may close in March 2016 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsuks-2gw-eggborough-power-station-may-close-in-march-2016-4662702 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsuks-2gw-eggborough-power-station-may-close-in-march-2016-4662702 Eggborough Power (EPL) intends to shutdown its 2GW coal-fired power facility in North Yorkshire, UK, by March 2016. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT GreenZyme® Enhanced Oil Recovery http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operations/greenzyme-enhanced-oil-recovery/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operations/greenzyme-enhanced-oil-recovery/ GreenZyme is a biological liquid enzyme, a protein-based nonliving catalyst. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT Pressure switch design and engineering http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/powerplantequip/2813/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/powerplantequip/2813/ Belleville springs counteract the effects of differential thermal expansion, keeping your power plant or any facility safer. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 16:07:00 GMT Differential Pressure Flow Elements and Special Pipe Fittings http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pipes/differential-pressure-flow/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pipes/differential-pressure-flow/ SEIKO offers a complete range of DP Flow Elements, including orifice plates, orifice flanges and meter run assemblies, compact orifice flow meters, restriction orifices, flow nozzles including the throattap nozzle, venturi tubes and averaging pitot t… Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:51:00 GMT Crane and Lift Technology http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials/the-bcker-product-line/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials/the-bcker-product-line/ The current generation of Böcker truck cranes continues the long-term experience of the company in crane and lift technology. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:04:00 GMT Conceptions and Solutions for Hot, Flue and Process Gas http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/dampers/conceptions-solutions-gas/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/dampers/conceptions-solutions-gas/ Quality without compromise, from competent advice over a modern construction up to precise production and know-how covering various branches have marked out our solutions for the modulation of hot gas, flue gas and process gas for about 20 years. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:02:00 GMT CUBIC Modular Switchboard Enclosures http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/powerplantequip/cubic-modular-system-wp/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/powerplantequip/cubic-modular-system-wp/ The CUBIC modular system is based on a concept of standard modules for the construction of electrical panels. Using a relatively few standard parts, it is possible to construct a bespoke enclosure from a range of standard components. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:02:00 GMT Future Power Technology Magazine: Issue 66 http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurefuture-power-technology-magazine-issue-66-4660646/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurefuture-power-technology-magazine-issue-66-4660646/ In this issue: China’s green revolution, Japan’s future energy mix, Pakistan’s nuclear future, Mexico’s digital switchover, UK micro-hydro, and more Wed, 02 Sep 2015 09:11:00 GMT Laos intends to set up two nuclear facilities with Rosatom assistance http://www.power-technology.com/news/newslaos-intends-to-set-up-two-nuclear-facilities-with-rosatom-assistance-4660894 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newslaos-intends-to-set-up-two-nuclear-facilities-with-rosatom-assistance-4660894 Laos is in talks with Russian State atomic energy corporation Rosatom to set up nuclear power plants (NPPs) in the country. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT Duke Energy acquires 50% of Texas wind project http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsduke-energy-acquires-50-of-texas-wind-project-4661518 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsduke-energy-acquires-50-of-texas-wind-project-4661518 The renewable business unit of US-based Duke Energy has secured a 50% share of the 211MW Mesquite Creek Wind power project, located near Lamesa, Texas. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT IAEA acknowledges Kenya’s progress in setting up nuclear power infrastructure http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsiaea-acknowledges-kenyas-progress-in-setting-up-nuclear-power-infrastructure-4660910 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsiaea-acknowledges-kenyas-progress-in-setting-up-nuclear-power-infrastructure-4660910 The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)has completed the Integrated Nuclear Infrastructure Review (INIR) mission for Kenya. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT RWE close to securing partners for $2bn UK offshore wind energy project in UK http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsrwe-close-to-securing-partners-for-2bn-uk-offshore-wind-energy-project-in-uk-4660165 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsrwe-close-to-securing-partners-for-2bn-uk-offshore-wind-energy-project-in-uk-4660165 German power giant RWE is close to signing a financing deal with three partners for the $2bn Galloper offshore wind park project in the UK. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Tepco selects four firms to purchase 1,450MW of thermal power in Japan http://www.power-technology.com/news/newstepco-selects-four-firms-to-purchase-1450mw-of-thermal-power-in-japan-4659879 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newstepco-selects-four-firms-to-purchase-1450mw-of-thermal-power-in-japan-4659879 Through a comprehensive bidding process Japan-based Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) has shortlisted four companies to supply them with 1,450MW of thermal power. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT South Africa starts first unit of 4.8GW coal-fired Medupi power project http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssouth-africa-starts-first-unit-of-48gw-coal-fired-medupi-power-project-4660189 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssouth-africa-starts-first-unit-of-48gw-coal-fired-medupi-power-project-4660189 South Africa has commissioned the first unit of the 4.8GW Medupi power station, which is expected to help solve the country's energy shortage issues. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT StrongBack® Tape http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operations/strongback-tape/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operations/strongback-tape/ The StrongBack Composite Systems basically consist of just two components, the GS epoxy load transfer / coating agent and the StrongBack Tape. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Sulzer Signed a Three-Year Framework Agreement with Veolia http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/powerplantequip/sulzer-pumps/presssulzer-framework-agreement-veolia.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/powerplantequip/sulzer-pumps/presssulzer-framework-agreement-veolia.html Sulzer has signed a worldwide framework agreement with Veolia Environnement for three years. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:50:00 GMT BlueCielo Meridian 2015 Now Available http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/pressbluecielo-meridian-available.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/pressbluecielo-meridian-available.html Clients can now take advantage of the new capabilities of the 2015 version of BlueCielo Meridian. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT