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Coverage of every aspect of gas-fired power plant design, construction, and O&M, including combined cycles, HRSGs, cogeneration, and LNG.

Breakthrough: NET Power’s Allam Cycle Test Facility Delivers First Power to ERCOT Grid

NET Power, developer of the novel Allam-Fetvedt supercritical carbon dioxide (sCO2) power cycle, says its 50-MWth test facility in La Porte, Texas, delivered power to the grid overnight on Nov. 16.…



Is it Possible to Turnaround a Turnaround?

By Paul Muir, CRO, Mobideo Why are Turnarounds So Challenging “A large turnaround can include up to 150,000 individual activities. With this level of complexity, approximately half of all shutdown…


ISO-NE Move Puts New Gas-Fired Plant in Doubt

The future of a natural gas-fired power plant planned in northeastern Connecticut is in jeopardy after regional grid operator ISO-New England (ISO-NE) asked the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for…


Combating Varnish in Turbines: A Two-Step Solution

As operational conditions continue to evolve and change with power generation, so does the degree of complexity within those systems, becoming a common pain point for plant managers that requires…


Ready for the Energy Transition: Hydrogen Considerations for Combined Cycle Power Plants

Following the European Green Deal, the European Union has set the objective to become climate-neutral by 2050, much like the U.S. and many other countries that joined the Paris Agreement.…


New York Officials Deny Permits for Proposed NRG Gas-Fired Plant

New York officials have denied permits for NRG Energy's proposed natural gas-fired power plant upgrade project in Astoria, a decision made after an environmental agency said the plan was "inconsistent"…