Posts Tagged ‘stations’

A future without coal-fired power stations is inevitable

One of the four giant units at Victoria's ageing Loy Yang A power station broke down on Tuesday night at 11.05, taking out 230 megawatts, and then at 1.10 on Wednesday morning after being partially restarted, taking out what by then was 161 megawatts. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has mounted a defence of coal-powered electricity, […]

All 438 Central Railway stations to have LED lights by March

Mumbai, Dec 16 – The Central Railway is on way to install energy-saving LED lights at all its 438 stations by March 2018, and exploit solar and wind power in a big way to cut on electricity bills, an official said here on Saturday. The CR and Energy Efficiency Services Ltd have signed an agreement […]

Weatherwatch: vortex ‘streets’ that can flatten power stations

Kármán found that air flowing around an obstacle broke away into distinct whirlwinds – causing wires to sing or towers to wobble A Kármán vortex street is a series of whirlwinds produced by a cylindrical object, such as a tower, in the wind. The stream of miniature tornadoes travels downwind of the obstacle at regular […]

Henan Province plans four nuke power stations

The photo shows the architectural rendering for the nuclear power station to be built in Nanyang in Henan Province. [File photo] Central China's Henan Province has planned to build four nuclear power stations to ease the populous province's pressing demand for electricity and to continue optimizing the structure of local energy consumption during the country's […]

SSE to close two coal-fired power stations

Units at Ferrybridge and Uskmouth to close as power supplier invests in new wind farms and other forms of generation Growing concerns about a future power generating capacity crunch were highlighted on Friday when SSE unveiled plans to close two coal-fired power stations, one of them the huge Ferrybridge complex in West Yorkshire. The move […]

Wind power stations will be built in Georgia

The wind power stations will be built in Georgia, candidate for the post of Energy Minister Kakha Kaladze said in the parliament on Tuesday. View full post on Wind Power News