Wednesday, February 26, 2020

You Are Entering Another Dimension: New Software Allows Power Plant Engineers...

A typical power plant is a very large and very complicated network of machines for making electricity that must be kept in good order. It’s...

The Two Revolutions That Will Power the Planet

The greatest challenge for mankind in the 21st century is powering the planet while, at the same time, drastically reducing carbon emissions and lowering...

Transformation: Change in the Energy Ecosystem (Part 1)

The global energy ecosystem is changing. That is an ecosystem where collectively the world spends over US$6 trillion annually. That amounts to roughly 6%...

Clearing The Air: This Woman Is Helping South Africa’s New Coal...

People often visit South Africa to bask in the country’s sunshine, learn about its history and discover its stunning natural beauty. But just east...

Tesla Coal: How Technology Is Helping Eastern European Coal-Fired Power Plants...

Nikola Tesla is a national hero in Serbia. Although he was born in what is now Croatia, Serbs still recall the day in 1892...

Dr. Data: This Software Sniffs Out Sick Power Plants Before They...

If a bearing starts to wobble in Korea, will it be felt in Kuala Lumpur? The answer, increasingly, is yes. GE has been using software...

Fast Company Magazine names two GE businesses among the most innovative...

GE made history last year when its wind turbines started producing electricity at America’s first offshore wind farm off the coast of Rhode Island. The landmark...

Thousand power islands: These technologies will help turn on the lights...

From Jakarta’s glittering glass towers—which seem to grow as fast as rattan—to remote fishing villages with no plumbing and electricity, Indonesia is a country...

Electricity 2.0: Why Asia’s utilities are getting ready to download the...

Asian economies grew an average of 6 percent last year—nearly triple the rate of Europe and the U.S.—and their appetite for electricity is growing...