Power Plant Under New Control

Ovation technology data acquisition and directly control Siemens V.84.2 gas turbines, Kraftwerk Siemens steam turbine

Emerson Process Management is replacing gas and steam turbine controls, as well as balance of plant (BOP) controls, at the Felipe Carrillo Puerto power plant in Valladolid, Mexico. The 220 MW, 2×1 combined cycle plant is owned by Comisíon Federal de Electricidad (CFE). The plant’s existing Siemens controls had been in use since the plant […]

Dominion Looks to Retire 738-MW Salem Harbor Plant by 2014

Salem Harbor Power Station

Dominion Energy last week told ISO New England, the power grid operator for six New England states, that it could shutter its 60-year-old 738-MW Salem Harbor coal- and oil-fired power plant in Massachusetts by June 2014 to avoid retrofitting the facility with expensive pollution controls required by federal environmental regulations. According to the Gloucester Times, […]

Aliaga Power Plant Turkey

The Aliaga power plant in Aliaga, Turkey, was inaugurated on Sept. 29, 2010. It is so far Wärtsilä’s largest gasfired power plant based on reciprocating technology. The Aliaga combined-cycle power plant, situated within ALOSBI, has been built in three phases. The first phase was contracted in 2006, with two extensions added later in 2008. Wärtsilä […]

Irsching 5 Combined-Cycle Power Plant Germany

Siemens Energy : Irsching 5 Combined-Cycle Power Plant, Germany On May 17, 2010, after around two years of construction, the Irsching 5 combined-cycle power plant near Ingolstadt, Germany, was put into operation in an official ceremony. The owner of the new plant is Gemeinschaftskraftwerke Irsching GmbH (GKI), a project company consisting of E.ON Kraftwerke GmbH, […]