synchronous condenser

Putting Idle Turbine Generators to Work

As more wind and solar generation is added to the power grid and large coal and nuclear plants are retired, a reduction in reactive power is becoming a concern. Underutilized…

Electric Transmission Grid Problems and Solutions

Many of the electric transmission grids in service around the world were designed and built more than a half century ago. While changes and upgrades have obviously been made over…

GE’s synchronous condensers help Terna provide reliable electricity for Italy

GE Steam Power receives new order for two synchronous condensers and flywheel units for the Brindisi Terna substation in southern Italy Will supply a combined 500 MVAr reactive power and…