NEWS RELEASE                                                                                        May 2019

Power Market Guidance in Weekly Twenty Page Alert

For thirty years suppliers of combust, flow, and treat equipment have received weekly insights on the market and technology. In the current issue we have a region by region analysis of coal fired boiler projects as well as specific power plant project information by fuel type. Relative to components there is a profitability analysis for Chinese and American valve companies. It is indicative of the challenges faced by all component suppliers in the shifting market. One Chinese supplier has become a trusted international success. A criminal warrant has been issued for the chairman of another.

These market challenges can be addressed by innovation and collaboration. The insights in this weekly alert will help set you on this path. Here is the table of contents for this issue.


#1422– May 17, 2019  


Table of Contents




U.S. Power Industry hurt by Tariffs
New York State and Others are Litigating to reduce Upwind NOx Emissions
CFB Boilers in PA meet the NOx Emission Limits


Coal Fired Power Plant Combust, Flow and Treat Purchases will Exceed Those for Wind, Solar, Nuclear, and Gas Turbine Plants
South African Environmental Group  has filed Suit to Block Increases in Allowable Emissions for SO2 Emitters
Twenty-five Coal Plant Precips in Vietnam are meeting 98% Efficiency
Drax considering converting FGD Scrubbers to CO2 Capture
India to co-fire Biomass at All Plants
2000 MW Coal Plant under discussion in Australia


China approves Four New Nuclear Plants
Egypt’s First Nuclear Plant to be operating by 2026


South Field Energy Breaks Ground for 1,182-megawatt Energy Facility
New Natural Gas-Fueled Generating Stations provide Power to Upper Peninsula of Michigan, allowing Retirement of Presque Isle Power Plant

NOVI Energy selects GE’s HA Gas Turbine for Charles City Combined Cycle Plant in Virginia
Summit signs 22-year PPA for upcoming 583 MW Gas Power Plant; GE to co-develop Plant in Bangladesh


Lithium from Flyash with 2 stage FGD system

Saltworks offers EDR System with New Sensor for FGD Chloride Reduction


SPX Flow Inc to divest its Power and Energy Business.
Power Industry will Spend $ 3.2 billion for Pumps Next Year
Avingtrans moves Into Profit As Hayward Tyler Takeover Delivers


Valve Cost of Ownership reduced at Canadian Power Plant
The Valve Industry in China has changed since This Article was Written
The Tale of Two Valve Companies
Neway is a Major Supplier of Valves to the Coal Chemical Industry as well as Fossil Power
Metso Building $10 million Valve Plant in China
Velan Results are Volatile due to Large Individual Orders


Ador uses Redkoh Controllers in Precipitator Power Supplies 
Tai & Chyun upgrades Precipitator in Indonesia
NWL has Worldwide Presence to address the Changing Market
Shuangdun Environmental has supplied a Number of WESPS to Chinese Power Plants
Guodian is active in Precipitator Projects outside China
Longking is World’s Largest APC Company
Balcke Durr Mixer System improves Precipitator Efficiency


ExxonMobil to invest $100 million with DOE  for Lower Emissions Research 
Fuel Tech First Quarter 2019 Revenues down slightly from Previous Year
MHPS Americas achieved Record Results in 2018
Flowserve on Track to increase Revenues by Six Percent in 2019

Babcock & Wilcox Path to Profitability


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