Kingsbury, Inc. is celebrating a century of innovation throughout 2012, which began in 1912 with the first successful installation of Dr. Albert Kingsbury's invention at a hydro generating station on the banks of the Susquehanna River in Central Pennsylvania.
Two related concepts would make the nacelle of a horizontal-axis wind turbine considerably lighter and smaller, by removing the gear transmission and generator to a location on the main support and near ground level.
Co-generation plant in Australia to be powered by J612 gas engine
One of GE’s natural gas-fired Jenbacher J612 gas engines will be powering a co-generation plant that will provide reliable electricity and thermal energy for a major urban revitalization initiative in Dandenong, Victoria, Australia.
The 550-megawatt dual fuel combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) plant at Entergy’s Ninemile Point Steam Electric Station near New Orleans, La.is scheduled to begin commercial operations by the first part of 2015.