Gas Turbines

Gas Turbines

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Gas Turbines

 

 

Advantages of Gas Turbines

 

 

Compared to other power technologies, Solar gas turbines have a number of advantages:

  • Higher reliability and availability
  • Lower operating costs
  • Utilizes clean and other renewable fuels
  • Lowers emissions
  • High quality exhaust heat stream can be used in other processes
  • High power density
  • Broad range of power module blocks
  • Reduces construction costs
  • Easy to transport and quick startup
  • Improve reliability
  • Easy to permit
  • Worldwide service and support

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What are your energy needs

A gas turbine engine is a type of internal combustion engine. Essentially, the engine can be viewed as an energy conversion device that converts energy stored in the fuel to useful mechanical energy in the form of rotational power. The term “gas” refers to the ambient air that is taken into the engine and used as the working medium in the energy conversion process.

This air is first drawn into the engine where it is compressed, mixed with fuel and ignited. The resulting hot gas expands at a high velocity through a series of airfoil-shaped blades transferring energy created from combustion to turn an output shaft. The residual thermal energy in the hot exhaust gas can be harnessed for a variety of industrial processes.

Basic Gas Turbine Components:

Compressor - Takes in outside air and compresses it.

Combustor - Fuel is added to the pressurized air and is ignited.

Turbine - Converts the energy from high velocity gas into rotational power through expansion.

Output Shaft and Gearbox - Delivers rotational power to the driven equipment.

Exhaust - Directs the low emission spent gas out of the turbine section.

 

 

Turbine Ratings


Learn how Solar offers a variety of turbine ratings to fit your needs.

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What are your energy needs?

 

You pay a lot for electricity and fuel. Combined Heat and Power (CHP) with gas turbines can deliver much more from your energy investment - and strengthen your business in other ways.

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What are your energy needs

 

 

Industry Applications

 

Oil and Gas

Midstream

Upstream

Industrial

Brewing/Winemaking

Ceramics

Chemicals

Plastics

Food Processing

Pharmaceuticals

Printing

Pulp and Paper

Tires and Rubber

Textiles

Institutional

Government

Buildings

Healthcare

Universities

Commercial

Transportation

Casinos and Resorts

Convention Centers

Commercial Real Estate

Renewable

Agriculture

Greenhouses/Nurseries

Landfills

Water Treatment

Electric Power

Data Centers

District Heating

Electric Utilities

 

 

 

 

Would you like us to evaluate your potential savings?

 

Contact us and we’ll evaluate the cost savings you can achieve with Solar Turbines solutions.

 

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Explore the Solar Turbines Difference

 

Products for Every Solution, In Every Industry

Solar Turbines provides best in class energy solutions with turbomachinery for power generation and motor driven compression products and packages. Our wide range of solutions maximize availability, reliability and value throughout your equipment's life cycle. 

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Optimizing Equipment Value, Anywhere and Anytime

Customer support extends beyond maintenance and repairs to include broad offerings that help enhance performance and safety, extend equipment life and prevent obsolescence.

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Innovations for Energy Solutions

Solar Turbines has been innovating the energy industry for more than 60 years and we will continue to push what is possible.

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