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Alstom signs two more biomass contracts in the UK


Alstom has signed two contracts with Danish power plant specialist Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor (BWSC) for Geared Reaction steam turbines (GRT) to be used in two UK biomass projects.

Alstom’s GT13E2 fleet passes 10 million fired hours


Alstom’s GT13E2 E-Class gas turbine  achieved a significant milestone by accumulating more than 10 million fired hours.

Alstom’s 1MW tidal stream turbine installed in Scotland achieves 1 GWh power production


On the 6th December, the 1MW tidal stream turbine installed and connected by Alstom at the EMEC (European Marine Energy Centre) off the Orkney Islands, as part of the ReDAPT Project delivered in partnership with the Energy Technologies Institute, has produced 1 GWh for the grid. 

Alstom announces a major milestone for Deepwater’s Block Island Offshore Wind Project


Alstom announced it has received formal notice to proceed (NTP) from developers of the Deepwater Wind project, which will feature five Alstom Haliade 150 6-MW offshore wind turbines and is poised to become America’s first commercial offshore wind farm.

Alstom to build the first ultra-supercritical lignite-fired power plant in Asia


The total amount of the contract is €950 million in total, with Alstom’s share of the contract worth approximately €520 million. 

Alstom boosts its presence in the Turkish Industrial Market with two Air Quality Control System Projects


Alstom has been awarded two contracts, worth close to €5 million, for the supply of particulate removal systems for industrial processes in Turkey – one for a new fertilizer plant and the other at an existing copper smelter plant. These new Air Quality Control System contracts boost Alstom’s presence in the Turkish Industrial Market.

Alstom to supply hydropower turbine generators to Uganda’s largest electricity plant


Alstom was awarded by the Chinese company Sinohydro a contract worth about €58 million  to provide electro-mechanical equipment and technical services for Karuma Hydropower Project, Uganda’s largest electricity plant. 

Alstom's compliance program meeting the World Bank's guidelines. Alstom Hydro France released from debarment


Alstom welcomes the determination of the World Bank’s Integrity Compliance Office (“ICO”) that Alstom has implemented a corporate compliance program in line with the World Bank’s integrity compliance guidelines. The ICO also concluded that Alstom has satisfied all of the other conditions of its 21 February 2012 settlement with the World Bank. 

Alstom to build a new FGD plant for Veolia at Lodz Combined Heat and Power Plant.


Veolia and Alstom have signed a turnkey contract for the construction of a complete Flue Gas Desulphurisation (FGD) plant, which will treat flue gases of 2 OP130 and 3 OP230 steam boilers of station numbers K1, K2, K3, K6, K9 at Veolia Energia Lodz SA combined heat & power plant (CHP 3). Completion of the desulphurisation plant is due early 2017.

Alstom signs contract to support the production of CO2-neutral electricity at Mälarenergi power plant in Sweden


Alstom has been awarded a contract to modernise an existing steam turbine at Mälarenergi power plant, in Vasteras, Sweden. Alstom will upgrade two of the steam turbine’s three rotors to increase their technical service life and adapt the turbine for the flow of steam from Mälarenergi’s biomass boiler, which runs on 100% biofuel.