Capstone Turbine Corporation has received orders for a C800 Signature Series microturbine and two C1000 Signature Series microturbines for two oil and gas customers operating in the Marcellus Shale play.
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) has received an order for gas-fired gas turbine combined cycle (GTCC) power generation system equipments for Hongkong Electric' Lamma power station in Hong Kong.
Enel’s subsidiary Enel Brasil has finalised the purchase of a 94.8% stake in energy distributor Celg Distribuição for 2.187 billion Brazilian reais (around $640 million).
Wartsila's power generation business is increasingly focusing on renewable integration in power grids as well as a decentralised approach to energy generation, Melle Kruisdijk, Europe area vice president at Wartsila power plants said.
The combination of renewables and gas generation “has a bright future in the European energy system” he told Gas to Power Journal.
Electricity demand in Italy was up by 0.4% year on year in December 2016, standing at 26.2 TWh according to data released by Italian power grid operator Terna.
Iran's Mapna Boiler Company and Belgian industrial group CMI have signed an agreement for technology transfer and license agreement for heat recovery steam generators (HRSGs) of F- and H-class turbines and higher capacities.
Wartsila is to supply equipment for the modernisation of t 55 MW combined heat and power Solikamsk thermal power station in Russia.
The company's scope covers an extended engineering and equipment delivery (EEQ), and includes Wartsila's 50SG engines running on natural gas.
Works on the pipeline system that will bring gas from Russia to China via the Eastern route are “running on schedule”, according to Gazprom, which is developing the project.
Natural gas had the biggest share in the European generation mix in 2016, with 183 GW installed, accounting for 20.3% of total installed generation capacity.
US energy supplier Upper Michigan Energy Resources filed an application with the Michigan Public Service Commission to build two gas-fired power plants in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Total volumes of electricity generated by Enel in 2016 fell 7.8% year on year, standing at 261.8 TWh, according to the company's 2016 preliminary consolidated results.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the European Commission (EC) are joining forces to promote energy efficiency across the Western Balkans.
The situation of congestion in the South-East of France seen at the end of January had somewhat eased in the first week of February, amid temperatures rising to more milder levels that what seen earlier, according to grid operator GRTGaz.
Vattenfall has reached the final investment decision for the construction of a new combined heat and power plant in Berlin.
GE and Gama Energy have signed an agreement to operate Turkey's first digital power plant.
GE is to install Gama's 840 MW İç Anadolu Natural Gas Combined Cycle Power Plant in the city of Kırıkkale with its Asset Performance Management (APM) and Operations Optimization (OO) digital solutions tools solutions using Predix, the operating system for the Industrial Internet.