Microturbines


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Microturbines

Small rotary engines, usually fueled by natural gas, that provide onsite electricity generation.
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com), the world's leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that it received an order for a C1000 Signature Series microturbine to provide combined cooling, heat and power (CCHP) for a large cured meat company in Veneto, Italy.
Clean technology manufacturer Capstone Turbine (NasdaqCM:CPST) disclosed on Tuesday that its Italian distributor IBT Group has received an order for a C1000 Signature Series microturbine to upgrade a local district heating facility in Northwest Italy.
Capstone microturbines have become the preferred choice for our customers because they want the high reliability and low emission benefits of our products, said Sam Henry, President of Horizon Power Systems.
Because of their clean exhaust, Capstone microturbines are fully compliant with these standards and do not exceed NOx levels higher than nine parts per million (ppm), which is 1/10 the emissions of traditional reciprocating engines.
8220;Application areas such as hospitality, retail, IT/ITeS and oil & gas are some of the key end-users that are deploying microturbines, globally.
While regulations exist for microturbine systems used in manufacturing buildings, no major US city has regulated the safe use and installation of microturbines in residential and commercial buildings until now.
For example, one developer reports achieving 30% (HHV) (33% [LHV]) generation efficiency with a 200 kW (nominal) simple-cycle microturbine and 35% (HHV) (38% [LHV]) when using two 200 kW microturbines and a water-cooled, organic Rankine bottoming cycle (total capacity of 465 kW).
The microturbine systems will carry the Kohler brand name.
Mortensen said California's electricity problems garnered applause from Capstone investors, as the company's confidence swelled amid hope their microturbines were poised as alternative power sources.
com), the world's leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that it has received an order from HelioFocus for the development and modification of Capstone Turbine's C65 MicroTurbine[R] to operate on solar energy.
Capstone microturbines pair well with other power generation technologies and help to ensure the security and stability of power to our customers, as our microturbines offer low emissions and firm base load power, added Mr.
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 11, 2016-Capstone wins C200 microturbine gas project order in Oman