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 BBM Akustik Technologie at POWER-GEN http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/noise/bbmakustik/pressbbm-akustik-technologie-at-power-gen.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/noise/bbmakustik/pressbbm-akustik-technologie-at-power-gen.html BBM Akustik Technologie, with its American subsidiary BBM-CPG Technology, Inc. will exhibit at POWER-GEN International, held from 9 to 11 December 2014, in Orlando, Florida, US. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:09:00 GMT Gas Turbine Air Filters: Product Catalogue http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/filtration/gas-turbine-air-filters-product-catalogue/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/filtration/gas-turbine-air-filters-product-catalogue/ MGT's filters ensure low environmental impact, long service-life and high-efficiency. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:30:00 GMT SICA and Lean Manufacturing: Increasing Advantages for Clients http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/boilers/sica-spa/presssica-lean-manufacturing.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/boilers/sica-spa/presssica-lean-manufacturing.html SICA's continuing growth has always been linked to meeting demands of the market and improving the service offered to customers. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:23:00 GMT Filters for Turbo Gas Plants http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/filtration/mgt/pressfilters-turbo-gas-plants.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/filtration/mgt/pressfilters-turbo-gas-plants.html MGT's full range of filters for turbo gas plants been designed especially for high-performance, cost reduction management and significant savings of electricity. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:07:00 GMT South Hook CHP plant gets UK approval http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssouth-hook-chp-plant-gets-uk-approval-4416249 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssouth-hook-chp-plant-gets-uk-approval-4416249 UK Department of Energy and Climate Change has approved planning consent for the South Hook Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant in Pembrokeshire, Wales, which will have a gross electrical output capacity of 500MW. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT US GSA signs 140MW PPA with MG2 Tribal Energy for Illionois wind farm http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsus-gsa-signs-140mw-ppa-with-mg2-tribal-energy-for-illionois-wind-farm-4415743 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsus-gsa-signs-140mw-ppa-with-mg2-tribal-energy-for-illionois-wind-farm-4415743 United States General Services Administration (GSA) has signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with MG2 Tribal Energy for 140MW wind power from the Walnut Ridge Wind Farm located in western Illinois, US. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Stronger EU targets can turn renewables into cheapest low-carbon energy source by 2030: REA http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsstronger-eu-targets-can-turn-renewables-into-cheapest-low-carbon-energy-source-by-2030-rea-4415800 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsstronger-eu-targets-can-turn-renewables-into-cheapest-low-carbon-energy-source-by-2030-rea-4415800 The UK’s Renewable Energy Association (REA) has called on European heads of state to decide on renewable energy targets for European Union (EU) Member States in the 2030 energy and climate framework. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Components for Burners http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/boilers/components-for-burners/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/boilers/components-for-burners/ Manufacturing is our strength and pride. Our long-lasting entrepreneurial family tradition and the variety of the requests we have been satisfying during the years make our expertise heritage unique. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:54:00 GMT Eger Products-Switchgear and Bus Bar Insulation http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/tandd/eger-products/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/tandd/eger-products/ Eger Products manufactures bus boots for switchgear and bus bar insulation and is a leader in non phthalates. Its services are an economical alternative to taping and are recognised for using environmentally safe products. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:59:00 GMT NJR acquires Kansas onshore wind farm from OwnEnergy http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsnjr-acquires-kansas-onshore-wind-farm-from-ownenergy-4414972 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsnjr-acquires-kansas-onshore-wind-farm-from-ownenergy-4414972 NJR Clean Energy Ventures (NJRCEV) has acquired its third wind farm, the 48MW Alexander project, in Kansas, US, from OwnEnergy. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Cyber Espionage: Understanding Energetic Bear http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurecyber-espionage-understanding-energetic-bear-4414662/ http://www.power-technology.com/features/featurecyber-espionage-understanding-energetic-bear-4414662/ Earlier this year, a cyber attack carried out by a group called Energetic Bear successfully infiltrated the computers and systems of more than 1,000 organisations operating in the global energy sector. Having successfully gained access to sensitive d… Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT South Korea court ruling could trigger lawsuits against nuclear power plants http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssouth-korea-court-ruling-could-trigger-lawsuits-against-nuclear-power-plants-4415007 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssouth-korea-court-ruling-could-trigger-lawsuits-against-nuclear-power-plants-4415007 A court in South Korea has ruled in favor of a plaintiff, who claimed that there is a connection between radiation emitted by a nuclear power plant and cancer. This ruling could lead to similar lawsuits in a country, which depends on nuclear power fo… Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Turkey plans to construct third nuclear power plant http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsturkey-plans-to-construct-third-nuclear-power-plant-4414810 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsturkey-plans-to-construct-third-nuclear-power-plant-4414810 Turkey intends to construct a third nuclear power plant by 2018-2019 as a national project, announced Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT 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 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 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