Install Scrubbers or Switch to Natural Gas EPA Tells Okla Coal Plant Operators

A Federal Implementation Plan (FIP) proposed on Monday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) asks three Oklahoma coal-fired power plant operators to install technology or switch to natural gas to control air emissions. The agency said the plants, built more than 30 years ago, did not meet regional haze requirements under the Clean Air […]

Edwards supplies turbomolecular vacuum pumps

Edwards has won a contract to supply Quorum Technologies, a UK-based supplier of cryo preparation products to support electron microscopy (EM) instruments with its EXT75DX turbomolecular vacuum pumps for cryogenic preparation chambers used in scanning electron microscopy (SEM) applications. Cryogenic preparation chambers rapidly freeze and transfer specimens. Their use with SEMs is fast becoming the […]

PUB selects Hyflux for Singapore’s second seawater desalination plant

Singapore’s national water agency PUB has named Hyflux Ltd as the preferred bidder to design, build, own and operate Singapore’s second and largest seawater desalination plant in Tuas for a 25-year concession period. The new desalination plant, which is designed to produce 318 500 cubic metres of water per day, will incorporate Hyflux’s proprietary Kristal […]