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Chemical, Conventional Fuels

MAP: U.S. to add 27.3 GW of natural gas-fired capacity by 2025

November 22, 2021

Via: Power Engineering

Most natural gas-fired plants scheduled to come online over the next three years in the U.S. are located in Appalachia, and in Florida and Texas, according to data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration. The EIA expects 27.3 GW of […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

The challenges in pursuit of a green hydrogen economy

November 19, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

Green Hydrogen is the trendiest clean energy source around, touted for its ‘simple’ ability to turn water into a highly combustible energy source capable of replacing our demand for oil and gas. However, the costs of green hydrogen are significant […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

New Hydrogen Production Technology? It’s Bananas

November 1, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

The use of hydrogen continues to grow as a means of power generation, with companies introducing new technologies at a rapid pace across the globe. Ways2H is among the groups developing new methods of hydrogen production, and in late September […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Carbon Capture and Hydrogen: The ‘Most Exciting’ Things in Energy Sector’s Future

October 27, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Insiders have long been talking about the energy transition taking place within the power industry. Most of the chatter has revolved around renewable energy, specifically wind and solar power, and the shift from coal- to gas-fired generation in the U.S. […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Biomass Pellets Offer a Carbon-Neutral Alternative to Coal

October 21, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Arbaflame’s facility in Grasmo, outside of Oslo, Norway (Figure 1), will produce 70,000 tonnes of “bio-coal” pellets per year. These are made of wood biomass and can be used as fuel in place of coal in power plants. The production […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

GE Gas Turbines Installed to Support California Power Supply

October 6, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Four General Electric (GE) gas turbines have been deployed in California as part of the follow-up to Gov. Gavin Newsom’s emergency order to safeguard the state’s power grid. GE recently announced two of the company’s 30-MW TM2500 aeroderivative turbines have […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

‘What’s Next’ for Siemens Energy?

September 16, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Everyone in the power industry is familiar with Siemens Energy. Its technology is behind about one-sixth of the world’s power generation, and even a larger portion than that in the U.S.—roughly a third. Yet, Siemens Energy as currently organized is […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

SCR Design Considerations: Retrofit Challenges and Ratcheting Emissions Level Requirements

September 15, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Selective catalytic reduction (SCR) projects often focus on the final NOx emissions levels achieved, but a successful project is about much more than that. Facility owners must consider the complete scope associated with an SCR installation, from supply chain issues […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Chevron Exploring Equity Interest in Mitsubishi Power and Magnum Green Hydrogen Hub in Utah

September 9, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Chevron is poised to acquire an equity interest in the Advanced Clean Energy Storage project, a developing green hydrogen hub that could support more than 1 GW of electrolysis facilities and store 5,500 metric tonnes of their produced green hydrogen […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

The Benefits of Mobile Aero-derivative Gas Turbines for Power Generation

August 26, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

If you’ve flown on a commercial airplane, you’ve likely sat within a hundred feet of an operating gas turbine engine. Gas turbines have been used to power aircraft since the 1940s. But gas turbines like those on airplanes are also […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

California Will Add Gas-Fired Units to Increase Power Supply

August 20, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

The California Energy Commission (CEC) has approved licenses for gas-fired power units to help the state cope with continued electricity shortages. The move comes after Gov. Gavin Newsom earlier declared a state of emergency for California’s power grid. The state’s […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Enapter Makes Headway on AEM Electrolyzer Mass Production 

June 17, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Enapter, a German manufacturer of Anion Exchange Membrane (AEM) electrolyzers, is gearing up to deploy an automated production line to scale up electrolyzer manufacturing and ramp up green hydrogen production. The company on June 14 said that after “months of […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

The Hydrogen Rainbow: Elected Officials Focus on Green

April 23, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Blue, green, turquoise, yellow, pink, blue, grey and brown/black. Hydrogen is currently beset by a host of colorful adjectives, but what part of the hydrogen rainbow is most likely to lead to a pot of gold (and environmental benefits)?  Elected […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

8 Rivers Unveils 560 MW of Allam Cycle Gas-Fired Projects for Colorado, Illinois

April 15, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

8 Rivers Capital, inventor of a novel supercritical carbon dioxide (CO2) cycle, plans to begin operating a 280-MW NET Power natural gas–fired plant within the Southern Ute Indian Reservation in southwest Colorado by 2025. The company on April 15 also […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Evolugen and Gazifère announce hydrogen injection projects to be powered by hydro

March 2, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy News

Evolugen, the Canadian operating business of Brookfield Renewable, and Gazifère Inc., an Enbridge company, announced a green hydrogen project for injection into a natural gas distribution network in Quebec, Canada, to be powered by hydro. The Quebec-based companies, as part […]