GAS POWER Direct [May 18, 2016]

Fuel Cells Could Be a "Game-Changer" for Carbon Capture

Fuel cells powered by natural gas, biogas, and hydrogen are a rapidly expanding option for distributed generation, with fuel cell­­–based power plants being deployed in capacities into tens of megawatts.…

GE Power Picks Up Doosan’s HRSG Business Unit

GE’s shopping spree in the power sector continued on May 10 as GE Power signed an agreement with Doosan Engineering & Construction to acquire the Korean firm’s heat recovery steam…

EIA International Outlook to 2040 Foresees Decoupling of Power Demand and Economic Growth

The world's frenzied economic growth through 2040 won't be matched by electricity demand growth, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) says in the International Energy Outlook 2016 (IEO2016 ) released on…

Historic and Trend-Setting Siemens Turbine Manufacturing Plant Hits Milestone

On April 27, 2016, Siemens’ century-old factory in Berlin will celebrate the shipment of its 1,000th in-house-produced gas turbine.

ERCOT: Uncertainty Increased in 10-Year Outlook

Uncertainty concerning a number of environmental rules is clouding planning measures, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) said on May 3. Citing its latest Capacity, Demand, and Reserves (CDR)…

Five Takeaways From the ELECTRIC POWER Executive Roundtable 

Executives from power companies operating in different markets revealed how their firms are being affected by low natural gas prices, pressures to achieve fuel diversity, distributed energy generation, and lax…