The country cannot do without conventional fuels
Following the Paris Agreement for environment, GoI has stopped permitting new boilers of smaller size less than 500 MW for public utility and is reluctant about giving permissions to refurbish old boilers of less than 500 MW capacity. This has affected the BTG market adversely.
GE to power highly efficient thermal projects in south
GE Power India Limited (GEPIL) has been awarded contracts worth $40 million by BHEL to supply components and services for the supercritical steam generator island packages for 2x800 MW coal-based Uppur Thermal Power Project and 1x800 MW coal-based North Chennai supercritical thermal power project stage-III. Both the thermal power projects are located in Tamil Nadu.
CIL to boost offtake
Coal India´s (CIL) recently decided to reduce the effective price of higher-grade coal, while increasing the price of the lower grades to boost the offtake of higher grades, while making more money by selling the lower grades at higher prices.
TÜV SÜD celebrates 150th anniversary
TÜV SÜD will be celebrating the company´s 150th anniversary in 2016, and also - as the oldest TÜV organisation - 150 years of technical safety in Germany.
Clean Coal Technology, Low Carbon Power - are these Oxymorons?
Do you know about Kiribati? In case you do not, it is a nation of 100,000 people living on 32 atolls in the Pacific Ocean, feeling increasingly threatened by the creeping rise in sea water levels due to melting ice caps, caused in turn by the phenomenon known as global warming.
Economy of scale is a must to make supercritical viable
Since the last few years, government policy and the environmental framework that grants concessions to operate a power plant have been clearly favouring supercritical or efficient and cleaner technology.
The Indian electrical equipment industry, broadly classified into two categories-generation equipments and transmission and distribution (T&D) equipments-manufactures diverse products ranging from high technology equipments to low technology electrical components.
ISGEC bags CFBC boilers order from HMEL
Isgec Heavy Engineering Limited, a global leader in the field of energy, has been awarded a prestigious large value order from HMEL - (HPCL-Mittal Energy Ltd.), a leading petroleum refinery, for the Designing, Engineering, Manufacture, Supply, Erection & Commissioning of 2 x 300 TPH Circulating Fluidised Bed Combustion (CFBC) Boilers for firing 100 per cent petroleum coke.
Isgec Hosts Conferences On Foster Wheeler Tech
Isgec Heavy Engineering Limited, a global leader in the field of Energy, catering to the Power Industry and Cogeneration for a variety of Steam Generators on package route / turnkey basis, organised conferences at multiple locations in India,