Fuel Flexibility Critical For China Refinery

Fuel Flexibility Critical For China Refinery: Fujian Petrochemical refinery utilizes two GE Frame 9E gas turbines by robert m. jones Robert M. Jones is manager – Syngas Power Island Products for GE Energy In the changing global energy landscape, there is growing interest in the use of nontraditional fuels or alternative fuels, as power producers […]

GE Acquires Commtest

GE has acquired Commtest, a provider and designer of machinery health information systems. GE Energy’s Bently Nevada product line will incorporate Commtest products into its portfolio. Bently Nevada provides machinery protection and condition monitoring for refineries, petrochemical plants, power plants and wind farms. With more than 50 years of experience, Bently Nevada has built a […]

GE Launches Breakthrough Power Plant

GE FlexEfficiency 50 rated at 510MW

GE today unveiled what it described as “a first of its kind” combined cycle power plant called the FlexEfficiency 50 rated at 510MW and with a fuel efficiency of more than 61%. The company said the plant is the result of a US$500 million-plus investment in research and development as part of its stated bid […]

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energys ESBWR Receives NRC Final Design Approval

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) announced its next-generation reactor model, the Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactor (ESBWR), has received a positive final safety evaluation report (FSER) and final design approval (FDA) from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). The FDA constitutes a finding by the NRC staff that the ESBWR design is safe and all […]