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Turbocompressor Trains from GE Oil & Gas Selected for New LNG Plant In Peru

FLORENCE, ITALY - July 10, 2006 - GE's Oil & Gas business will supply two gas turbine-driven turbocompressor trains to Peru LNG S.R.L. for a new gas liquefaction plant in Pampa Melchorita, about 170 kilometers south of Lima, Peru. When the plant begins operations, scheduled for 2010, it will produce 4.2 million tons of liquefied natural gas (LNG) a year. Repsol YPF is responsible for marketing...

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GE Energy Supplies Equipment to First Aeroderivative Peaking-Duty Plant for the Alaskan Municipality Market

HOUSTON, TEXAS-August 7, 2006-GE Energy will provide a 30-megawatt aeroderivative gas turbine to Peak Oilfield Service Company of Anchorage, Alaska for use at the Anchorage Municipal Light and Power (ML&P) plant. The installation of the LM2500+PR with dry low emissions represents the first aeroderivative peaking and intermediate duty plant for the Alaskan municipality market. The new gas turbine...

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GE, NTC Ship First China-assembled 9E Gas Turbine
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GE, NTC Ship First China-assembled 9E Gas Turbine

NANJING, CHINA - July 12, 2006 - The first GE Frame 9E gas turbine assembled in China under a technology transfer agreement with Nanjing Turbine & Electric Machinery (Group) Co., Ltd. was shipped today from NTC's manufacturing facility in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province. Rated at 126 megawattts, the gas turbine is the first of four GE 9E technology machines being supplied for China's Gas Turbine Power...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

GE's First LMS100® Enters Commercial Operation at South Dakota Plant

HOUSTON, TEXAS-July 5, 2006-GE Energy's first LMS100® simple-cycle gas turbine power plant entered commercial operation this month at Basin Electric Power Cooperative's Groton Generation Station located near Groton, S.D. The LMS100 has successfully completed the following commissioning requirements: o 12-minute start capability to full power o Synchronous condenser operation o Demonstration of...

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GE's Largest Jenbacher Cogen Plant in Hungary to Generate Heat and Power for Key Industrial City
Agricultural & Farming Products

GE's Largest Jenbacher Cogen Plant in Hungary to Generate Heat and Power for Key Industrial City

Central and Eastern European Customer Service Capabilities Strengthened by GE's New Hungary Gas Engine Service Center JENBACH, AUSTRIA - June 27, 2006 - With many Central and Eastern European countries seeking to modernize their local district heating systems, GE Energy's Jenbacher gas engine business has provided eight cogeneration units for its largest combined power and heat (CHP) project in...

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Thermal & Heating Equipment

Velco Chooses GE Energy to Provide Synchronous Condensers for First Project of Its Kind in New England in More than 30 Years

ATLANTA, GA.-June 23, 2006-In the first project of its kind in the New England area in more than 30 years, Vermont Electric Power Company (VELCO) has chosen GE Energy to install four synchronous condensers at its Granite substation located in Williamstown, Vt. VELCO will be using the synchronous condensers to provide both steady state and dynamic support (VAR and voltage control) to the critical...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

GE's Latest DLN Combustion System Reduces NOx Emissions For 9FA+E Gas Turbines By 40 Percent

AEM Group Takes a Leading Position in Emissions Reduction COLOGNE, GERMANY - May 30, 2006 - GE Energy has introduced its next generation dry low NOx (DLN) combustion system, the DLN 2.6+. Designed to reduce nitrogen oxides (NOx) emissions by 40 percent on GE Frame 9FA and 9FA+e gas turbines, the new system helps operators meet or exceed European Union regulatory requirements. The first commercial...

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Services

GE Energy Awarded Four Patents For Electrical Test Technologies

DALLAS, TEXAS-May 23, 2006-GE Energy has been awarded four patents for technology developments associated with its electrical test equipment product line. Three patents are specifically targeted for circuit breaker testing applications, while the fourth is an advanced voltage divider developed to aid in measurements for insulation diagnostics. The circuit breaker testing patents are: o Methods...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

GE Energy To Provide 209FB Combined-Cycle System For Power Plant In Castellon, Spain

Third Application of 9FB Technology With Iberdrola COLOGNE, GERMANY - May 30, 2006 - GE Energy will supply a 209FB combined-cycle system to Spanish energy producer Iberdrola Generacion S.A. of Madrid for a new, 858-megawatt power plant to be built in Castellon, north of Valencia, Spain. The Castellon 4 project will mark the third installation of GE's 9FB technology for Iberdrola-owned power...

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GE Energy Wind Turbines Enter Service At Alsleben Project In Germany

COLOGNE, GERMANY - May 30, 2006 - Thirty-six GE Energy wind turbines have been commissioned and have entered service at the Alsleben Wind Project, one of the largest in Germany. Located 70 kilometers northwest of Leipzig, in the Alsleben-Schackstedt region of Germany, the project is adding 54 megawatts of wind-generated electricity to the country's electricity grid, or enough power to meet the...

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