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Power Generation Improved Steam Temperature Control

Posted in Power, Temperature on Tuesday, July 31st, 2018. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Jeff Williams presented, Holistic Approach to Steam Temperature Control, at the 2018 Ovation Users’ Group Conference. Jeff opened describing the trend of plants being started and operated more frequently than in the past due to intermittent sources of renewable energy sources on the grid. A key challenge to this mode of operation is to […]

#POWERGEN 2017 Preview: Flexible Operations

Posted in Event, Power on Thursday, November 16th, 2017. No comments yet
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Author: Douglas Morris The new plants that are coming online today are already designed for fast start and flexible operations. With the changing generation mix, being able to move a unit is essential as fleets dispatch more renewables. But what about older plants that were designed to operate as baseload generation? Sometimes units must be […]

Automating Combined-Cycle Power Generation Startups

Posted in Power on Wednesday, November 8th, 2017. No comments yet
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In combined cycle power plants: …the heat of the gas turbine’s exhaust is used to generate steam by passing it through a heat recovery steam generator (HRSG) with a live steam temperature between 420 and 580 °C. The condenser of the Rankine cycle is usually cooled by water from a lake, river, sea or cooling […]

Embedded Advanced Control Innovations Lead to ISA Fellow Recognition

Posted in Power on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012. 2 comments so far
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If you’re going to ISA Automation Week September 24-27, 2012 in Orlando, Florida, make sure to say hi to one of ISA’s newest Fellows, Emerson’s Jeffery Williams. Jeff is being honored for his contributions in the development of embedded advanced control for use on large fossil fuel-fired boilers in power plants. These advanced controls optimize […]

Reducing NOx through Combustion Optimization

Posted in Power, Process Optimization on Friday, August 21st, 2009. No comments yet
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If you’re in the coal-fired power generation business, you may know that Coal-Gen 2009 is going on this week. During the conference, a Midwest power producer and the Emerson Power & Water Solutions team gave a joint presentation on combustion optimization. Emerson’s Jeff Williams, one of the presenters, was kind enough to send me a […]