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Editor’s pickACWA Power and NOMAC launch NMES

22-11-2019
ACWA Power, NOMAC, NMES, operation & maintenance, desalination

ACWA Power, a Saudi leader in the sectors of water desalination and conventional and renewable power generation worldwide, and its Operations and Maintenance arm, The First National Operation & Maintenance Co. (NOMAC), are expanding and fortifying their presence in the power and water market through a newly established entity - NOMAC …

ADB Supports Modernisation of Uch-Kurgan Hydropower Plant

01-04-2019
Asian Development Bank, hydropower

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $100 million financing package to modernise aging equipment and improve power generation capacity at the Uch-Kurgan hydropower plant (HPP), the oldest of the six HPPs installed along the Naryn River cascade in the Kyrgyz Republic. ADB’s assistance, comprised of a $60 million loan and a $40 …

Siemens and Bentley Systems announce integrated asset performance

22-10-2018
Bentley Systems, Siemens, joint technology and service solution, digitalisation of power plants, MindSphere, asset performance management

LONDON, U.K. – The Year in Infrastructure 2018 Conference – Siemens and Bentley Systems have announced a joint technology and service solution, consisting of their complementary offerings, to speed up the digitalisation of power plants and provide intelligent analytics with a range of innovative offerings and managed services …

Editor’s pickSchneider Electric Innovation Summit Singapore: Powering and Digitising the Economy

21-09-2018
Schneider Electric Innovation Summit Singapore, Powering and Digitising the Economy

Singapore, September 20, 2018 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, is hosting more than 1,500 customers, partners, suppliers and influencers at its latest Innovation Summit, September 20-21 at Singapore Marina Bay Sands. The event brings together Schneider Electric experts and …

Editor’s pickVeolia Showcases Proven Hydrotech Discfilter Technology for Power Industry at POWER-GEN Asia 2018

19-09-2018
Veolia, Hydrotech Discfilter, POWER-GEN Asia 2018, customisation, cool water filtration

Jakarta, September 18, 2018 — Veolia Water Technologies, a leading water and wastewater solutions provider, showcases for the first time in Indonesia its trusted Hydrotech Discfilter technology for the power industry. Veolia’s participation at POWER-GEN Asia 2018 affirms the company’s commitment to provide power companies in the …

ABB AbilityTM-based digital innovations will be a game-changer in shaping power systems of the future

19-09-2018
ABB, digital innovations, CEPSI 2018, Kuala Lumpur, power systems, ABB AbilityTM Power Transformer

ABB will present its latest ABB AbilityTM-based technology solutions at CEPSI 2018 from September 17-21, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. CEPSI is a leading bi-annual electricity-supply conference in East Asia and the Western Pacific region, and ABB is a platinum sponsor this year.  According to the World Energy Council, global demand for energy …

Editor’s pickToxic cooling water piling up in Fukushima No.1 nuclear power plant

10-09-2018
Fukushima No.1 nuclear power plant, toxic cooling water, radioactive substances

The obsolete Fukushima No.1 nuclear power plant, hit by three nuclear meltdowns Water contaminated with tritium has been building up in hundreds of tanks on the premises of Fukushima No.1 nuclear power plant in Japan, and according to KYODO and the Japan Times, the water has also been found to contain other radioactive substances as well. The …

Asahi Breweries use biogas from its own wastewater treatment process to power factory

21-08-2018
Asahi Breweries, biogas, wastewater treatment, Solid Oxide Fuel Cell, SOFC< power generation, Kyushu University Next-Generation Fuel Cell Research Centre

Asahi Group Holdings, Ltd. announced that it can purify the biomethane gas (biogas) produced in the wastewater treatment process at breweries into high-purity biogas suitable for Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) power generation. The purified biogas can be used as fuel. The move came after Asahi conducted a power generation experiment on a SOFC power …