Gas Power Direct March 11, 2020
MHPS Secures First Order for Hydrogen-Capable J-Series Gas Turbines
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) has bagged an order for the first advanced-class gas turbines designed to transition to renewable hydrogen fuel from Utah's state-owned Intermountain Power Agency (IPA). MHPS’s…
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GE Achieves Battery-Enabled Blackstart of Heavy Duty Gas Turbine
General Electric (GE) has for the first time achieved blackstart of a GE heavy-duty gas turbine using battery energy storage. The company announced on Feb. 26 it completed black start…
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Engineering Group: American Gas Turbines Will Remain Relevant But Need Advancement

Given current trends, the U.S. gas turbine industry is set to play a critically important role in power generation, aircraft propulsion, and the oil and gas industry “for decades to…

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GE Exec: Global Gas Turbine Market ‘Stabilizing’
GE Power’s CEO on March 4 said his company sees the global gas turbine market stabilizing, in part due to better accessibility to natural gas worldwide. Scott Strazik made the…
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The POWER Interview: MHPS Expands Digital Purview with New Division
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) is betting heavily on digitalization’s potential to reshape the power sector. Earlier this year, the power equipment and technology firm established a new division, Intelligent…
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Long-time GE CEO Jack Welch Dies at 84
Jack Welch, the chief executive of General Electric (GE) during a period of great prosperity for the company, and considered one of America's most influential CEOs, died March 1 at…
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How to Clean Natural Gas Piping with Gas Blows
Prior to placing newly installed natural gas piping and valves in service, systems must be properly cleaned to remove potentially damaging foreign material that is inherently left behind during construction
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How Much Will Hydrogen-Based Power Cost?
Costs associated with 40 hydrogen technologies used in 35 applications, including for heat and power, could tumble dramatically over the next decade as the scale-up of hydrogen production, distribution, and…
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Industry Press Releases
Argan, Inc.’s Wholly Owned Subsidiary Gemma Power Systems Enters into an EPC Contract for a 920 MW Power Project in West Virginia

Wärtsilä signs 15-year operation and maintenance agreement for El Salvador power plant

Iren Signed a €180 Million Contract with Ansaldo Energia for the Extension of the Turbigo Power Station with a New 430 MW Gas Combined Cycle

GE Digital Optimizes Industrial Plants with CIMPLICITY 11 and Tracker 11 to Precisely Monitor and Control Operations

Russelectric, A Siemens Business, Offers Customized SCADA Systems

GTC Announces Major Worldwide Expansion in Power Generation Industry; Offering Control Solutions for Additional Manufacturers While Still Serving GE Legacy Clients
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