PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

More news: Energy
Written by / Agency / Source: ALSTOM

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Alstom Receives Provisional Acceptance Certificate for Slovenia’s First Ultra-supercritical Power Plant - Alstom has received the Provisional Acceptance Certificate (PAC) for the 600MW ultra-supercritical Unit 6 at Šoštanj power plant, in north-eastern Slovenia - Alstom.com
Alstom Receives Provisional Acceptance Certificate for Slovenia’s First Ultra-supercritical Power Plant

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Levallois-Perret, Hauts-de-Seine, France, 2015/07/30 - Alstom has received the Provisional Acceptance Certificate (PAC) for the 600MW ultra-supercritical Unit 6 at Šoštanj power plant, in north-eastern Slovenia - Alstom.com. FR0010220475; ALO

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Energy Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

The unit has now started commercial operation, generating approximately one third of Slovenia’s power production, thus allowing the country to ensure its energy independence.

The new Unit 6 is Slovenia’s first power plant with ultra-supercritical equipment, achieving the highest possible efficiency using local fuel. Thanks to Alstom’s innovative technology, the plant has also an exceptional net efficiency rate of 43%. This high efficiency contributes to minimise environmental impact byreducing CO2 emissions by 20% compared to the existing units. In addition, SOx emissions are reduced by 55% and NOx emissions by 53%.

“This project is a very good example of successful collaboration with our customer TEŠ and of efficient cooperation between many Alstom sites1 throughout Europe -says Jérôme Poupon, Šoštanj Project Director. With 600°C at 270 bars, Šoštanj Unit 6 will be the power plant with the highest supercritical steam parameters within Alstom’s installed base.”

Alstom signed a contract with Termolektrarna Šoštanjd.o.o. (TEŠ)2, in 2008, to supply the complete power island of the new Šoštanj Unit 6, comprising the steam turbine, generator set, water-steam cycle, the boiler and the ALSPA distributed control system, which will also be added to the existing Šoštanj power plant units.

The Unit 6 investment is part of a strategic plan by TEŠ, to enhance power generation while maintaining the planned consumption of coal, achieve compliance with Slovenia’s Kyoto protocol commitments, reduce electric power generation costs and help secure the future economic viability of the power sector in the Šaleska valley, including the nearby Premogovnik Velenje coal mine.

Alstom has previously installed two 114 MW gas turbines in Slovenia (228 MW in total) as well as several steam turbines both for electricity production and district heating, and is executing service contracts in the country. Alstom has already carried out work on the Šoštanj power plant, modernising the boiler for unit 5, in order to reduce emissions and meet environmental requirements.

1. Belfort and Massy (France), Stuttgart and Mannheim (Germany), Vaxjö (Sweden), Wroclaw (Poland)
2. Power generation company owned by Holding Slovenske Elektrarne (HSE), the largest Slovenian electricity organisation.

About Alstom
Alstom is a global leader in the world of power generation, power transmission and rail infrastructure and sets the benchmark for innovative and environmentally friendly technologies. Alstom builds the fastest train and the highest capacity automated metro in the world, provides turnkey integrated power plant solutions and associated services for a wide variety of energy sources, including hydro, nuclear, gas, coal and wind, and it offers a wide range of solutions for power transmission, with a focus on smart grids. The Group employs 88,000 people in around 100 countries.

Contacts
Christopher English - Alstom Thermal Power
T: +33(0)1 41 49 26 85 - E: christopher.english[.]alstom.com.

Daniela Pradella - Alstom South Eastern Europe
T: +39 02 24 348 44 93 - E: daniela.pradella[.]alstom.com.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Energy Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: ALSTOM

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Energy articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Alstom Receives Provisional Acceptance Certificate for Slovenia’s First Ultra-supercritical Power Plant

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Alstom | TEŠ
Publisher Contact: Virginie Hourdin-Brémond - Alstom.com 
+33(0)1 41 49 21 36 virginie.hourdin-bremond[.]chq.alstom.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any ALSTOM securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Energy via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From ALSTOM / Company Profile


Read Energy Most Recent Related Newswires:

GE and Sarawak Energy Sign Multiyear Deal in Malaysia for Tanjung Kidurong Power Station, Bintulu
GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy and Bechtel Form Decommissioning Alliance
GE Equips New 1,320 MW CPHGC Power Plant to Help Pakistan Meet Growing Energy Needs
SolarWinds Empowers IT Professionals with the Ultimate Hybrid IT Performance Management Platform
Invenergy Closes Purchase Agreement for the La Jacinta Solar Farm in Uruguay
ENGIE Acquires EV-Box - The Largest European Electric Vehicle Charging Player
GE Renewable Energy to Showcase Expertise in Hydropower At Africa 2017 In Marrakesh, Morocco
GE Awarded Contract for First HA Gas Turbine in China
GE Power Signs Multiyear Agreement and First Cybersecurity Solution in Latin America
GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy and ARC Nuclear Announce Cooperation to Accelerate Commercialization of Advanced Small Modular Reactor
Shermco Industries Receives Gold Safety Recognition from the American Wind Energy Association
GE’s Fuel-Flexible Power Plant Brings Vital Energy Boost to Ghana
ENGIE Wins Nearly 78 MW of Photovoltaic Projects in France
Enel Launches Innovation Hub with UC Berkeley Accelerator in its First Partnership with A Major Multinational Corporation
ENGIE Welcomes the GE Water & Process Technologies Takeover by SUEZ

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  JobsWare.com

Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)