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 Gas Turbines and Operation of Gas Turbines 2017 http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/filtration/gea-delbag/pressgas-turbines-and-operation-of-gas-turbines-2017.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/filtration/gea-delbag/pressgas-turbines-and-operation-of-gas-turbines-2017.html Every two years, VGB PowerTech e.V. invites plant operators, manufacturers, insurers, authorities and experts in the R&D field to intensify the exchange of experience, knowledge and ideas through presentations and extensive discussion of current issu… Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:39:00 GMT UK Carbon Trust Offshore Wind Accelerator launches new JaCo project http://www.power-technology.com/news/newscarbon-trust-owas-jaco-project-to-reduce-offshore-wind-project-cost-5747364 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newscarbon-trust-owas-jaco-project-to-reduce-offshore-wind-project-cost-5747364 UK-based company Carbon Trust’s Offshore Wind Accelerator (OWA) has launched a new project to reduce offshore wind costs by optimising jacket foundation designs through enhanced fatigue standards and validation of faster testing and fabrication metho… Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Affordable Solar to build PV project for Facebook Data Center in New Mexico http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsaffordable-solar-bags-37m-contract-to-develop-facebook-data-center-solar-power-project-5747395 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsaffordable-solar-bags-37m-contract-to-develop-facebook-data-center-solar-power-project-5747395 US-based provider Affordable Solar has been awarded a contract by energy holding company PNM to build a new 30MW photovoltaic (PV) project for the Facebook Data Center in Los Lunas, New Mexico. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Eqtec, Energa, Huaneng Power International, and Capital Power Corporation http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-eqtec-energa-huaneng-power-international-5747068 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-eqtec-energa-huaneng-power-international-5747068 Eqtec has raised €0.5m ($0.53m) through a private placement of ten million new ordinary shares at a price of €0.05m ($0.053m) a share. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Bharat Electronics Limited, Varmevarden AB, Kontrol Energy Corp http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-bharat-electronics-limited-varmevarden-ab-kontrol-energy-corp-5748390 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-bharat-electronics-limited-varmevarden-ab-kontrol-energy-corp-5748390 The Government of India has announced its intention to sell 11,168,139 shares in Bharat Electronics Limited, which represents a 5% stake. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Six 'Single-Piece' Diverter Dampers on the Run http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/dampers/stejasa/presssingle-piece-diverter-dampers.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/dampers/stejasa/presssingle-piece-diverter-dampers.html STEJASA has successfully delivered six 'single-piece' diverter dampers and guillotines. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:00:00 GMT Security on Smart Grids http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/plant/security-on-smart-grids/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/plant/security-on-smart-grids/ In today's utility industry, Smart Grids are a key topic, with most utilities having already migrated, or in the process of migrating over to a distributed Ethernet network to interconnect various remote sites and control rooms into a single Smart Gr… Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:18:00 GMT Prysmian to manufacture power cable links for offshore windfarms in France http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsprysmian-to-manufacture-power-cable-links-for-offshore-wind-farms-in-france-5747663 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsprysmian-to-manufacture-power-cable-links-for-offshore-wind-farms-in-france-5747663 Prysmian has secured a €300m contract from Réseau de Transport d'Électricité (RTE) to develop submarine cable links to connect three planned offshore windfarms to the mainland power grid in France. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT SunLink to supply ground mount solution for 165MW solar portfolio in Florida, US http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssunlink-to-supply-geopro-ground-mount-solution-for-us-dods-165mw-solar-portfolio-5747256 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssunlink-to-supply-geopro-ground-mount-solution-for-us-dods-165mw-solar-portfolio-5747256 US-based renewable energy company SunLink has been chosen by Swinerton Renewable Energy (SRE) to deliver its GeoPro fixed tilt solution for a new 165MW portfolio of solar ground mount projects. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Building smart grids in the UK: Brexit clouds the bigger picture http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurebuilding-smart-grids-in-the-uk-brexit-clouds-the-bigger-picture-5742792/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurebuilding-smart-grids-in-the-uk-brexit-clouds-the-bigger-picture-5742792/ The UK Government hopes that smart grids will pave the way towards a renewable energy future. But is it prepared to level the playing field with fossil fuels, and could Brexit throw a spanner in the works? Nnamdi Anyadike investigates. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Zambia signs second mandate with Scaling Solar to develop 500MW of renewable power http://www.power-technology.com/news/newszambia-signs-second-mandate-with-scaling-solar-to-develop-500mw-of-renewable-power-5745956 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newszambia-signs-second-mandate-with-scaling-solar-to-develop-500mw-of-renewable-power-5745956 The Government of Zambia has signed agreements for a second deal with World Bank Group’s Scaling Solar for the development of a total of 500MW of renewable power in the East African country. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT TCT Depot Insert http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operations/tct-depot/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operations/tct-depot/ TransCanada (TCT) is a licensed, independent service provider for the overhaul, repair and maintenance or aeroderivative industrial gas turbines. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:54:00 GMT Package Power Parts Brochure http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operations/package-power-parts-brochure/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operations/package-power-parts-brochure/ TransCanada Turbines (TCT) Package Power Parts is committed to meeting the needs of our customers and providing the best customer service. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:49:00 GMT IBAU HAMBURG-Dry Product Handling Systems for Power Plants http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/materials/ibau-hamburg/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/materials/ibau-hamburg/ For more than 20 years IBAU HAMBURG has been supplying installations and components for the ash removal, transfer, storage and conveying of dry products utilised in power plants and their desulphurisation plants, including fly ash, pulverised limesto… Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:30:00 GMT OTN Systems -Networking Products for Critical Infrastructure http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/business/otn-sys/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/business/otn-sys/ OTN Systems is a global leader in inspiring people to design their communications network with the latest technologies. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:25:00 GMT BlueCielo-Software to Maximize Your Profitability http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/ BlueCielo ECM Solutions is a world leader in engineering content management (ECM) and asset information management (AIM) solutions for the utilities industry. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:20:00 GMT Skyline Turbine Services-Gas Turbine Inspection Solutions http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/operations/skyline-turbine-services/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/operations/skyline-turbine-services/ Skyline Turbine Services (STS) specialises in the service of the SGT100 (Typhoon), SGT200 (Tornado), SGT300 (Tempest) and SGT400 (Cyclone) gas turbines, their package components and control systems. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:16:00 GMT EPT-Varnish Removal Products for Turbine and Compressor Lubricants and EHC Fluids http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/filtration/eptinc/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/filtration/eptinc/ EPT manufactures lubricant filtration systems for the power industry. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:07:00 GMT Munters-Gas Turbine Evaporative Cooling and Efficient Dry Air Corrosion Protection of Turbines, Boilers and Electronic Equipment at Power Plants http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/turbine-cooling/munters-euroform/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/turbine-cooling/munters-euroform/ Munters Systems and Engineered Products manufactures air intake cooling systems for gas turbines. Air cooling results in higher efficiency of the turbine, producing more energy per cubic metre of natural gas. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:51:00 GMT ARNOLD Group-Gas and Steam Turbine Insulation Products http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/thermal_insulation/arnold-group/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/thermal_insulation/arnold-group/ ARNOLD Group is world-famous for its high-quality gas and steam turbine insulation products.With our many years of experience and in close cooperation with leading manufacturers of gas and steam turb... Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:38:00 GMT