Emerson and Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas are joining forces to enhance the performance and reliability of power plants operating with MHPS gas or steam turbines.
TransAlta Corporation has selected Emerson as the main automation contractor in its planned conversions of coal-fired units to natural gas.
Emerson has won a contract to retrofit controls on two Alstom turbines at Engie’s DK6 combined-cycle power plant in France.
Emerson has completed its acquisition of Pentair Valves & Controls in a deal worth $3.15bn.
Heat rate is a measure of plant efficiency and is calculated by measuring the combined performance of all auxiliaries, specifically the measure of energy (fuel) put into a system, divided by the electricity generated.