Siemens is to supply seven SGT-800 industrial gas turbines and two Industrial Trent 60 gas turbines to Argentina.
The SGT-800 turbines were ordered by the independent Argentine energy producer Albanesi, while the aeroderivative Industrial Trent 60 machines were ordered by the international energy group SoEnergy.
Russia's Gazprom is looking to step up efforts to develop the use of natural gas as vehicle fuel in the country.
Gas sales at Gazprom's CNG stations have consistently increased, amounting to 436 million cubic meters in 2015, 7.3% higher than in 2014, it reported adding that sales growth rate is expected to exceed 17% in 2016.
Methane-laden waters of Ruanda’s Lake Kivu are being utilised by ContourGlobal as an energy source for power generation, after Exponent evaluated the physical and chemical impact of this unique project. If left untapped, the methane dissolved in the lake could trigger an uncontrolled gas eruption that would imperil the lives of nearby inhabitants.
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems and Mitsubishi Corporation have been awarded a full turnkey contract for the supply of power generation equipments, including a M701F gas turbine combined cycle (GTCC), to the Navoi 2 Power Plant in Uzbekistan.
The plant is to be built by Uzbekistan's national utility, Uzbekenergo, Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems said.