The first GE 9HA gas turbine in Russia has entered service at a power plant in Kazan, in Tatarstan.
In Los Angeles, California, USA, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) has announced that it will reconsider a $2.2 billion natural gas investment plan, and will instead look first to renewable resources to meet demand.
GE has announced that it has signed agreements valued at over $2 billion to support the development of Vietnam’s energy sector.
Siemens and Chromalloy Gas Turbine Corporation have entered a partnership to form a new joint venture called Advanced Airfoil Components.
GE has announced that it will supply the power generation equipment for the 400 MW Bridge Power plant project in Tema, Ghana.
Siemens has received an order to build a new cogeneration plant in the Marzahn district of Berlin.
Siemens has received an order to deliver an industrial steam turbine package to expand the Az Zour South 3 open cycle gas turbine power plant to combined cycle.
GE and Harbin Electric International (HEI) have achieved first fire and synchronisation of the second 385 MW GE 9HA gas turbine installed at the Bhikki Power Plant in Pakistan.
The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) has said that 13 GW of natural gas-fired generating capacity is due to come online in the USA during 2017.
Siemens has won an order for a new combined cycle gas turbine at King’s Lynn power station in Norfolk, UK, owned by Centrica.