Posts Tagged ‘power generation’

Integrated Control and Machinery Health Monitoring for Power Producers

Posted in Power on Thursday, July 12th, 2018. No comments yet
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The power industry is facing many challenges today with cycling demands from a growing renewable energy mix on the grid, employee retirements, and cost cutting. Despite these challenges, consumers expect a reliable supply of electricity. At the July 29 – August 2, 2018 Ovation Users’ Group Conference in Pittsburgh, Emerson’s Jason King and an Ovation […]

Improving Level Control in Combined-Cycle and Coal-Fired Power Plants

Posted in Level, Power on Friday, June 1st, 2018. No comments yet
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Levels of intermittent, renewable sources of energy for the electrical grids around the globe continue to grow. Power plants designed for more consistent, base load operation are under greater stress. In this recorded Power magazine webcast, Optimizing Level Control for Maximum Reliability and Efficiency in Combined Cycle and Coal Plants, Emerson’s Matthew Brummer joins moderator […]

Electrical Power Disruptions, Innovations and Changing Business Models

Posted in Event, Power on Thursday, March 8th, 2018. No comments yet
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The sources of electrical power for the grid continues to shift toward decentralization as renewable energy sources are connected. At CERAWeek 2018, Emerson’s Bob Yeager joined a panel hosted by IHS Markit’s Philippe Frangules, Electric power: Disruption, innovation & new business models. The panel was joined by leaders from Duke Energy, 38 North Solutions and […]

Strategies for Power Generators in a Low-Carbon World

Posted in Event, Power on Thursday, March 8th, 2018. No comments yet
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With the global push to reduce carbon emissions, electrical power producers are challenged find non-hydrocarbon fuel sources and maintain reliable grid operations. At CERAWeek 2018, Emerson’s Power & Water Solutions business president, Bob Yeager, joined a panel moderated by IHS Markit’s Catherine Robinson. The panel also included leaders from E.ON, Norsk Hydro and Citizens for […]

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 […]