Metso is to supply a multilingual control room as part of a comprehensive automation delivery to an energy-from-waste CHP/district heating plant under construction close to Vaasa, Finland.
Caterpillar has announced a series of performance enhancements for its 50 Hz Cat G3512E and G3520E gas generator sets, as well as a new 60 Hz option now available for the G3520E.
All power producers, including those operating CHP plants, are looking for new ways to boost performance, raise energy efficiency, lower environmental loads and minimize the use of raw materials. The answer often lies in advanced automation solutions that provide a multitude of tools, writes Jukka Pyykkö.
Finland’s Metso has received orders for automation technology solutions that enable CHP plant operators in several parts of Europe to improve their energy efficiency and lower their environmental load during.
The style of operation and maintenance of power generation and cogeneration plant is important.
Fortum’s Russian subsidiary OAO Fortum and the Chelyabinsk Region Administration in Russia have agreed on extensive cooperation in the area of energy efficiency, including the automation and upgrade of the Chelyabinsk district heating system.
Engineering company ABB is to build the electrical and automation systems at Germany's largest waste-to-energy CHP plant to supply a 460 ha chemical and pharmaceutical park, Infraserv Höchst.