Need for Thermal Power Stations Optimisation

The article discusses smart techniques aiming to optimised the operating parameters of plant and facilitating the work of operators and maintenance engineers. - Ashok Upadhyay

GE Steam Power awarded $335M in contracts for emissions reductions

GE Power has been awarded three contracts from NTPC to supply and install Wet FGD systems for a combined value of Rs 2311 crore (USD 335 million).

TICs enhancing life of thermal power plants

Parag Yelegaonkar, Business Development Manager, Testo India talks about the importance of thermal imaging cameras in the power sector, his company’s most advanced thermal imaging cameras, and more in an email interaction with Electrical India.

Fortum: Gearing up for EV opportunity

Fortum, a Finnish energy company is bringing its proven NOx (Nitrogen Oxide) reduction technology in India un-der the new business ‘Fortum eNext’. As part of this initiative, the company recently organised a seminar in Mum-bai to showcase its innovative global technology and its holistic solutions, with a special focus on offerings for thermal power plants in India. On the sidelines of this event, Juha Suomi, Area Director, Asia, Fortum eNext and Sanjay Aggarwal, Managing Director, Fortum India speak to Subhajit Roy and explain about the company’s roadmap for Indian market. Excerpts:
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Need to revive stranded Gas-based Power Plant

Gas turbines are found to be more efficient than coal power plants at full load and at minimum complaint load. However, their efficiency range is broader and their minimum power load is higher than those of coal power plants. - Ashok Upadhyay
Nuclear & Thermal Power Generation, Control & Automation | FGD Implementation in Thermal Power Plants - Electrical India Magazine on Power & Electrical products, Renewable Energy, Transformers, Switchgear & Cables

FGD Implementation in Thermal Power Plants

Flue Gas Desulphurisation (FGD) has gained pace with MoEFCC notification for compulsory installation of FGD system in the existing and upcoming thermal power plants to curb SOx emissions. – Supriya A Oundhakar, Associate Editor
Electrical & Power Products Research & Development, Events, Seminars, Exhibitions on Electrical Power Distribution | Power Sector in 2019 & Beyond - Electrical India Magazine on Power & Electrical products, Renewable Energy, Transformers, Switchgear & Cables

Power Sector in 2019 & Beyond

Indian power sector is poised to attract investments worth Rs 11,55,652 crore between 2017 and 2022. Let’s see what’s in store for power sector in 2019 and beyond. By Subhajit Roy, Group Editor
Electricity, Transformers, Motors, Switchgear, Cables, electrical wires, Meter & Measuring Instruments | Thermal Sector: Performance & Constraints in 2018 - Electrical India Magazine on Power & Electrical products, Renewable Energy, Transformers, Switchgear & Cables

Thermal Sector: Performance & Constraints in 2018

“Thermal industry is on the mend, as stressed IPPs are under various stages of debt reduction through resolution plans or by way of bankruptcy proceedings.” - Ankur Agarwal, Divya Charen
Nuclear & Thermal Power Generation, Control & Automation | HEADWINDS REMAIN FOR THERMAL POWER SECTOR - Electrical India Magazine on Power & Electrical products, Renewable Energy, Transformers, Switchgear & Cables

HEADWINDS REMAIN FOR THERMAL POWER SECTOR

“As the macro and sectoral factors improve, backed by strong legislative and policy measures - such as amendments to Electricity Act and Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code - stress in the thermal power sector will abate but it is a long road ahead!” - Sambitosh Mohapatra, Sandeep Kumar Mohanty
Electricity, Transformers, Motors, Switchgear, Cables, electrical wires, Meter & Measuring Instruments | HOW TO REVIVE THE THERMAL POWER SECTOR? - Electrical India Magazine on Power & Electrical products, Renewable Energy, Transformers, Switchgear & Cables

HOW TO REVIVE THE THERMAL POWER SECTOR?

“The major difficulties being faced by the coal-based projects are regarding availability of coal and payment delays by the DISCOMs. Ashok Khurana, Director General, Association of Power Producers (APP)”

NTPC Awards GE Power Four Contracts

GE Power announced that it has been awarded four orders by NTPC to supply and install Wet FGD systems for a combined value of INR 1783 crore (USD 247 million).

R K Singh Reviews Buxar Thermal Power Project Progress

Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy R K Singh has directed the concerned officials to expedite the investment approval for the Buxar Thermal Power Project at the earliest so that foundation stone laying ceremony can take place by January, 2019.

GE Power to deliver India’s first low NOx boiler technology for thermal plants

GE Power today announced that its technology has been selected by NTPC and Tata Chemicals to upgrade two coal-fired boilers in India with low...

BHEL Orders Twin Boiler Equipment to GE Power

As part of the order, GE Power will supply pressure parts equipment for the Patratu project at an order value of USD 52million and to Udangudi thermal power projects at a value of USD 20.4 million, for onshore supply.

Energywise – Performance Status All India – Regionwise

Period: Apr-2018 Vis-A-Vis Apr-2017 and Apr-Apr-2018 Vis-A-Vis Apr-Apr-2017.

NTPC Signs MoU with Bihar Govt

The MoU envisages transfer of Barauni Thermal Power Station (720 MW) to NTPC.

BHEL wins order for Supercritical Power Plant in Jharkhand

The order for setting up the 3x800 MW Patratu Super Thermal Power Station Expansion, Phase-I (3x 800 MW) has been placed on BHEL by Patratu Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Limited (PVUNL - a subsidiary of NTPC Ltd. in Joint Venture with Jharkhand Bijli Vitran Nigam Limited).

Status of Power Generation in India

India’s to make sure sustainable growth, not only economically but also from social and environmental factors dependency on thermal sector for power has been slowly decreasing considering conscious and smart & on the other hand our country’s potential for hydro-power generation is exponentially increasing, therefore, gradually shifting its base towards renewable energy generation for future plans…

BHEL commissions 250 MW Thermal Power Unit in Bihar

Located at Barauni in Begusarai district of Bihar, Barauni Extension power project has two units (Units 8&9) of 250 MW each.

BHEL bags EPC contract for 1,320 MW Supercritical Power Project

Valued at over Rs.7,300 Crore, the order for setting up the 2x660 MW Udangudi TPP has been placed on BHEL by Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (TANGEDCO).

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Why Intelligent Switchgears?- Subhajit Roy, Group Editor

With the devices getting smarter, user interfaces getting IoT enabled, the surge in intelligent switchgear is the next big trend.

Siemens partners with Chinese R&D Center to develop new technologies for EV batteries

Siemens Digital Industries Software has partnered with Tianmu Lake Institute of Advanced Energy Storage Technologies (TIES), a major Chinese energy storage research and development...