Power Engineering magazine for August 2012 is now available. You can read latest news on power generation industry including electric utilities, industrial power plants, independent power producers, co-generators, and the engineering design in this edition. Here are feature articles for this month.
Advancements and implementation of PV-powered generation gain momentum.
Real World Performance Results of Fabric Filters on Utility Coal-Fired Boilers
Fabric filters, or baghouses, have been used to capture particulate from combustion processes for more than 50 years.
Procurement of ACI and Halogen Addition Systems: Planning for MATS
This article examines the selection and procurement of equipment for control of mercury air emissions from coal-fired utility boilers.
Mercury Control Technologies Worth Exploring
Mercury-specific control technologies include Activated Carbon Injection (ACI), halogen addition, and various co-benefit methods of control, such as particulate matter (PM) controls, dry sorbent injection (DSI), and dry and wet scrubbers. A few of the many available solutions on the market are mentioned here.
Continuous Modulating Actuators Improve Plant Efficiency
The use of highly precise and continuously modulating actuators in power stations for example increases the efficiency of plants and reduces power consumption.
Combined-Cycle HRSG Shutdown, Layup, and Startup Chemistry Control
Damage that can occur in steam generators due to in-leakage of contaminants during normal operation is a subject of much discussion.
Geographic Eligibility: USA, Canada, Mexico, Selected International
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Power Engineering is a monthly engineering and applications magazine that serves the North American power generation industry including electric utilities, industrial power plants, independent power producers, co-generators, and the engineering design and construction firms serving this industry.