Largest solar panel plant in US rises in Fla

ARCADIA, Fla. – Greg Bove steps into his pickup truck and drives down a sandy path to where the future of Florida’s renewable energy plans begin: Acres of open land filled with solar panels that will soon power thousands of homes and business. For nearly a year, construction workers and engineers in this sleepy Florida […]

Mitsubishi Power Systems Adds to Its Recip Engine Product Portfolio

Mitsubishi Power Systems Adds to Its Recip Engine Product Portfolio Mitsubishi Power Systems (MPS), the power systems segment of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (MHI), has been engineering and manufacturing large reciprocating engines for over 25 years. In February 2009, MPS completed development and introduced their newest engine, the MACH II-SI, a natural gas-fueled, 5500 kW […]

Making Hard (or Soft) Choices

Making Hard (or Soft) Choices Thermal insulation remains a key safety and operating technology for a wide range of engine-powered vehicles and equipment. It offers many benefits, including shielding hoses, wiring, electric and electronic components from excess heat. This can reduce the potential for fires, protect operating personnel from burns and reduce sound emissions from […]

Bottling up Emissions

Bottling up Emissions In line with a major initiative by the European Union (EU) to reduce emissions, GE Energy, the Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company S.A. and the energy development company ContourGlobal celebrated the opening of a new cogeneration plant at Coca-Cola Hellenic’s Ploiesti bottling facility near Bucharest. The Romanian natural gas-fueled cogeneration plant represents the […]

Atlas Copco Compressors has launched a new range of oil-free scroll compressors

Atlas Copco Compressors has launched a new range of oil-free scroll compressors which offer 100% oil-free air. The new SF 17-22 kW range from Atlas Copco Compressors has been designed for point-of-use, oil-free air applications in locations such as hospitals, laboratories, breweries, university departments or within the pharmaceuticals production environment. The SF 17 and 22 […]

Wilden has designed the H25 and H38 advanced series metal piston pumps

Wilden has designed the H25 and H38 advanced series metal piston pumps for use in applications that feature very low volumes with high discharge pressures. The H25 pump uses a simplex-action piston to create approximately a 13:1 pressure ratio of discharge fluid to inlet air supply to generate up to 110.3 bar (1,600 psig). The […]