The work consists of the design and manufacture of an auxiliary gen set for the Empalme I combined cycle power plant located in the Mexican state of Sonora, a project led by the consortium formed by OHL Industrial and the SENER engineering group and promoted by the Federal Electricity Commission of Mexico (CFE).
APM Terminals has embarked on the project to modernize the port of Callao, in Peru, the country's largest and the largest on the West Coast of South America. MTU Onsite Energy will provide three generators with 20-cylinder engines of the 4000 series as a source of emergency power.
The brand of gensets MTU Onsite Energy plans to use gas with low content of methane from coalmines with specially adapted engines. It also envisages the use of solar energy in South Africa, a surplus renewable resource in this country where however, electricity demand usually exceeds the capacity available. So far, what have landed in […]
At the turn of the century, high oil prices allowed Venezuela to develop hydroelectric and thermal power plants in addition to a power and distribution network that secured supply. However, now blackouts and electricity rationing are common. Why could Venezuela be on the verge of a new power crisis like that experienced between 2009 and 2013?
In Senegal, the energy is in a state of instability. Of outmost importance to economic development, poverty reduction and job creation, the country still experiences deficiencies and frequent outages. Now the company Wärtsilä will supply an overall power of 34 MW in engines as a backup for a heavy fuel oil plant under construction near Dakar.
Alibaba Group´s data center, the largest online sales group in Asia Pacific, needs to secure the power supply 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Specifically it needs 22 MW of backup power that will be provided through12 gen sets of Himoinsa. So any loss of data will be prevented for proper operation of the databases that feed the portals.
Wärtsilä, a global leader in power solutions, is expanding its portfolio of plants in the range of Smart Power Generation by introducing the ability to use propane to generate electricity. This option is the result from the many customers that requested multiple fuels can be used and thus increase the versatility of the plant without modifying the engines.
Himoinsa the manufacturer of generators and the Japanese Yanmar have signed a commercial agreement to join their potential synergies and grow together in the global market of energy systems. The business alliance between the two companies places Yanmar as the main shareholder of Himoinsa with70% of the share capital, although the brand of the company and its business will be maintained.