April 18, 2018 - Construction work is well underway for MGT Teeside Ltd’s biomass power plant in Teeside, near Middlesbrough, UK. Once operational in early 2020, the 299-MWe facility will become the world’s largest circulating fluidized bed (CFB) plant solely fired on biomass. Robert Giglio, Senior Vice President Sumitomo SHI FW, gives some background into the new boiler class.
April 16, 2018 - How does CFB boiler technology sit in an energy landscape that is looking for renewable and low carbon solutions?
April 13, 2018 - Historically, the utility-scale power plant design has been determined by scale economics, fuel availability and environmental impact. The world’s first 300 MW class, 100 per cent biomass-fired Tees renewable energy plant (Teesside) is being constructed based on these parameters.
April 2, 2018 - Bob Giglio and Boguslaw Krzton Discuss Powering Turkey’s Growing Economy with Fuel Flexible CFB Technology
March 29, 2018 - Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. (President and CEO: Shunsuke Betsukawa; hereinafter referred to as “SHI”) has secured an order from Nishinippon Plant Engineering and Construction Co., Ltd. (President: Soujyu Hirata) for a 75 MW dedicated biomass combustion power plant (hereinafter referred to as the "Plant").
March 9, 2018 - Multi-fuel combined heat and power plants are becoming part of the move towards renewable-based distributed generation. The new Zabrze project in Poland looks set to be a forerunner for smaller community-based projects in the country and elsewhere. Junior Isles of The Energy Industry Times provides his views.
February 28, 2018 - Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. established a joint venture with Chubu Plant Service Co., Ltd. and secured an order for a biomass power plant from Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc. For SHI, this is the first order for a dedicated biomass combustion power plant received from an electric power company.
February 6, 2018 - Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) is proud to announce that our safety officer, Krzysztof Janota, has been awarded by Fortum Zabrze, the distinction for outstanding personal involvement and active actions contributing to significant improvement of HSSE at the CHP Zabrze site in Poland. The award was ceremoniously handed over to Krzysztof during the site management meeting in December.