Salt River Project’s 100-MW solar farm will help power Boeing’s Mesa site

Boeing will be one of many to receive power from Salt River Project (SRP)’s soon-to-be-built 100-MW solar power plant in Eloy, Arizona. Boeing’s Mesa site will receive 25% of its electricity needs from this plant over the next 15 years, supporting the company’s goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 25% by 2025, and power operations […]

Siemens Energy moving forward with China electrolysis-hydrogen project

Power plant equipment manufacturer Siemens Energy is embarking on its first electrolysis and “green” hydrogen project in China. Siemens Energy, the power generation-focused spinoff of global industrial giant Siemens AG, is partnering with Beijing Green Hydrogen Technology Development Co., a subsidiary of China Power. The agreement calls for providing a hydrogen production system for a […]

Baker Hughes, Snam test hydrogen-methane turbine for gas transmission network

Oilfield services firm Baker Hughes and Italian energy infrastructure company Snam say they have successfully completed testing on a first-ever hybrid hydrogen gas turbine for natural gas transmission systems. Baker Hughes tested its NovaLT12 gas turbine at the firm’s facility in Florence, Italy. Snam plans to install it next year at one of their compressor […]

Trump overhauls NEPA rule overseeing environmental impact of energy, infrastructure projects

President Trump finalized a new rule which could completely overhaul a longtime environmental policy which required federal review on the impact of infrastructure projects to climate change. The National Environmental Policy Act was enacted under President Nixon and has not had a major rule challenge introduced in more than four decades. President Trump said it […]