RusHydro launches state-of-the-art thermal power plant on Sakhalin Island

RusHydro has announced the opening of the Sakhalinskaya GRES-2 on Sakhalin Island. The modern 120 MW power plant with long-run annual...

Milestone for major UK coal to biomass conversion

Emissions reduction specialist RJM International has completed the first phase of Front-End Engineering and Design (FEED) tests and studies for a fuel conversion project at Uskmouth coal-fired power plant in Wales.

Reducing coal CO2 emissions with biomass co-firing

Expert opinion from POWERGEN Asia speaker Jack Beks, RWE Technology International

Valmet to convert paper mill power plant to biomass

A power plant at a paper mill in France is to have its existing recovery boiler converted into a biomass boiler utilizing bubbling fluidized bed combustion technology.

MAN Energy hands over new CHP plant in Germany

New combined heat and power technology has replaced coal-fired operations at a power plant in Germany.

Feature: Driving efficiency in power generation

Ambitious new climate change targets mean that power generation of all types is under greater scrutiny than ever before.

Poyry completes Philippines coal plant expansion

Consulting company Pöyry has completed work on a power plant on Panay Island in the Philippines

Earthquake – proof battery backup

A set of batteries have replaced the original time-served set at the Megalopolis B power station in Greece. George Charalampous explains how the backup battery system will withstand severe earthquakes and operate reliably in the heat of the Grecian summer.

Sealing the deal

A lignite-fired power plant in Germany upgraded the performance of its boiler feed and FGD slurry pump seals with help from John Crane

IN DEPTH: Electric actuators in biomass power plants

With the Paris Agreement signed by 174 countries, there is a growing focus on renewable energy, including biomass. This article looks at the potentials and challenges for electric actuators in biomass-fired power plants  

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