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Siemens SGT6-2000E selected for peaking generation in Oklahoma, USA

Siemens Energy, Inc. - Siemens Energy continues its recent successes in the US market with a contract award to deliver an SGT6-2000E gas turbine to Kay County, Oklahoma, in the US. more...

ScottMadden Issues New Energy Industry Update

ScottMadden, Inc. - ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America's leading energy consulting firms, recently released The Energy Industry Update. more...

ScottMadden Insight: Quick Fossil Benchmarking Analysis

ScottMadden, Inc. - ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America's leading energy consulting firms, recently launched its Quick Fossil Benchmarking Analysis service. more...
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ABB commissions control system upgrade on Pratt & Whitney FT8 TWINPAC turbines

ABB Inc. - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, today announced that it has successfully commissioned a Symphony control system upgrade for the Pratt & Whitney FT8 TWINPAC turbines located at Iberdrola's Klamath Cogeneration Facility. more...

Siemens PostCap process selected for phase 3 in the Technology Qualification Program for Mongstad

Siemens Energy, Inc. - After the successful completion of phase 1 and award of contract for phase 2, Siemens has been selected by Statoil to participate also in the third phase of the Technology Qualification Program for a full-scale CO2 capture plant at the combined-heat and power plant at the refinery of Mongstad in Norway. more...

Siemens further strengthens its energy service business in the Middle East

Siemens Energy, Inc. - Siemens Energy Service has been awarded long-term contracts for Dubai Electricity and Water Authority's (DEWA) newest power station in operation, the Jebel Ali M-Station. more...

Articles 

By Mark Lively
On: January 21, 2014
The falling prices for photovoltaic (PV) cells has led to an explosion of the number and capacity of PV on the "distribution" grid. The growth has been so strong that some "distribution" circuits have been more...
By Mark Lively
On: July 3, 2013
The electric industry around the world is increasingly enamored with the concept of MicroGrids, distribution networks with embedded distributed generation. MicroGrids often have enough distributed generation to be self sustaining when the distribution network is more...
By Jon Rabitoy
On: May 6, 2013
There was a time in my corporate power generation, design engineering career, where the executives of our company, shifted our engineering departments focus from funded design engineering projects, to, a heavy dosage of industrial engineering more...
By Joao Gomes
On: September 11, 2012
We must be careful so that these "Minimal Rules" do not prevent small generators can not meet, especially in the aspect of cost and demand consulting with the other requirements.

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By Joao Gomes
On: September 6, 2012
Distributed Generation will bring flexibility, reliability and security in the electric industry. While bringing many benefits, there are still enormous barriers to their implementation. Distributed Generation should meet the needs of individual consumers and communities more...

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It’s like déjà vu all over again

By Joel Gilbert - What a fun French phrase!  You no doubt know this originated when Yogi Berra witnessed Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris more...
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Demand Response Might Put Fossil Fuels Out of Business

By Jessica Kennedy - Fossil fuels are nearly obsolete.  They will not last forever, and they are the primary cause of anthropogenic climate change more...
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DG & Microgrids – Do you really care if customers are being duped?

By Joel Gilbert - Aka, only floss the teeth you want to keep! I went to see my Dentist a few days ago.  It more...
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No Crisis For The Texas Electricity Grid

By Devon Bass - For several years there has been a great deal of concern about the ability of the Texas electricity grid to more...
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The Integrated Grid Needs Demand Response

By Jessica Kennedy - The country, and the world, needs an “Integrated Grid,” which is the Electric Power Research [External Link] term for a grid connected more...


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