New GE Gas-Fired Plant Part of Taiwan’s Energy Transition

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 10 Aug 2021 16:05:02 +0000

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A new combined heat and power gas-fired plant, designed to support increased power generation as part of Taiwan’s developing energy policy, has entered commercial operation. General Electric (GE) on Aug. 10 said the 535-MW Chia Hui facility, using GE’s advanced HA technology, is located in Minxiong Township in Chiayi County, the sixth-largest county in Taiwan. […]

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What Would A US–China War Mean For Tesla?

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 20:10:52 +0000

When I was in college, I spent some time in Taiwan doing volunteer work. It was a neat experience to get to know a culture very different from the American and Mexican cultures I grew up with, but car enthusiast me noticed a lot of familiar things. For one, there was a Ford testing facility […]

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Taiwan Shuts Another Reactor as Part of Nuclear-Free Goal

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 07 Jul 2021 17:39:47 +0000

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Taiwan’s move to end the country’s use of nuclear power continues, with Unit 1 of the Kuosheng Nuclear Power Plant being shut down. The reactor was taken offline at the end of June, six months ahead of its scheduled Dec. 27 retirement, with officials saying spent fuel-storage capacity constraints meant the unit could not be […]

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Coal-Fired Power Station Provides Natural Ecological Environment for Fireflies and Birds

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Mon, 03 May 2021 04:17:41 +0000

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In the 1980s, Taiwan’s economy grew rapidly and its demand for electricity surged. New power plants were urgently needed. In order to reduce transportation costs of imported coal and to promote economic

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Taiwan mourns after deadliest train disaster in decades

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 03 Apr 2021 05:25:42 +0000

HUALIEN, Taiwan (AFP) – Salvage teams began removing mangled train carriages on Saturday after Taiwan’s worst rail disaster in decades killed at least 50 people, as flags flew half-mast across an island plunged into mourning. Officials said Friday’s devastating collision was caused when a parked railway maintenance vehicle slipped down an embankment and onto the tracks. A train […]

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GE Debuts Giant 9HA.02 Gas Turbines at 1.4-GW Plant in Malaysia

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 17:12:13 +0000

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Two GE 9HA.02 gas turbines—the largest model of GE’s second-generation H-class heavy-duty gas turbine fleet and one of the largest gas turbine models on the global market—on Feb. 24 began commercial operation at Southern Power Generation’s (SPG’s) 1,440-MW Track 4A Power Plant in Pasir Gudang, Johor, Malaysia.  The combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) plant, built […]

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GE Debuts Giant 9HA.02 Gas Turbines at 1.4-GW Plant in Malaysia

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 17:12:13 +0000

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Two GE 9HA.02 gas turbines—the largest model of GE’s second-generation H-class heavy-duty gas turbine fleet and one of the largest gas turbine models on the global market—on Feb. 24 began commercial operation at Southern Power Generation’s (SPG’s) 1,440-MW Track 4A Power Plant in Pasir Gudang, Johor, Malaysia.  The combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) plant, built […]

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Global Plugin Vehicle Sales Up 43% In 2020, European Sales Up 137%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 15:39:18 +0000

Plugin electric vehicles (fully electric vehicles as well as plugin hybrids) had a sales increase of 43% in 2020 compared to 2019 according to new data from EV Volumes. That meant a rise from 2.5% market share in 2019 to 4.2% share of the global light-duty vehicle market in 2020. In the first half of […]

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Ford Pumps $29 Billion Into Electric Vehicle Plot After Splashy Mustang Mach-E Success

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 16:54:17 +0000

Ford banks $29 billion on electric vehicle future and autonomous vehicles following smashing success of all-electric Mustang Mach-E SUV.

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Douglas Todd: Chinese consumers swiftly changing Vancouver, Toronto

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2021 17:38:38 +0000

Analysis: Instead of relying on clichés about ethnic Chinese people, a giant survey provides details on their preferences for luxury products and online shopping.

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