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Uganda Government selects Consortium comprising YAATRA, BHGE, LionWorks, and Saipem to develop, finance, construct and operate a greenfield Oil Refinery in Hoima District, Uganda

When executed, this will help develop the industry infrastructure and provide livelihood for the Ugandan people and, by extension, other East African countries

Following the favourable evaluation of its private sector-led offer by the Uganda Government, the Albertine Graben Refinery Consortium (AGRC) comprised of YAATRA Ventures (www.YAATRAVentures.com), Baker Hughes, a GE company (www.BHGE.com), LionWorks Group (http://LionWorksCapital.com) and Saipem (www.Saipem.com), signed a project framework agreement confirming its selection for the realization of a 60,000…

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Eskom’s Kusile wet flue gas desulphurization plant achieves 93% removal efficiency rate upon completion and Performance test evaluation

Kusile is the first power plant in Africa to implement clean fuel technology such as flue-gas desulphurization – a state-of-the-art technology used to remove oxides of Sulphur

Kusile’s Wet Flue Gas Desulphurization technology is first of its kind in Africa, WFGD guarantees cleanest and most environmental friendly coal power processing with a SO2 removal efficiency of 93%, exceeding guaranteed performance GE’s Engineering Procurement and Commissioning (EPC) expertise ensured the delivery of WFGD Unit on schedule Equipped with the…

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GE to Help Increase Output and Reliability of Shell Petroleum Development Company’s Afam VI plant in Nigeria

At optimal performance, the Afam VI plant can provide up to 15% of the total national grid-connected electricity

GE’s Services Agreement to Provide Total Plant Solutions for the 650MW Afam VI Combined-Cycle Plant GE’s MXL2 Upgrade Will Add 30MW Capacity, Equal to Power approximately 200,000 Nigerian homes Deal Will help Improve Availability, Reliability and Reduce Operational Costs of the Facility Aligning with Nigeria’s energy strategy for the future, GE’s…

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GE & Marinus Energy to build first-of-its-kind Waste Gas to Power plant in Ghana

New plant will add equivalent power needed to supply more than 100.000 Ghanaian homes

25 MW pilot power plant will utilize Isopentane gas as a fuel source New plant will add equivalent power needed to supply more than 100.000 Ghanaian homes TM2500 proven technology will provide secure, flexible and reliable power New TM2500 order will further expand existing fleet of 10 units in the…

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GE reaches half way point of Medupi power plant construction with Final Acceptance of Unit 4

Once completed in 2020, Medupi will be the fourth-largest coal-fired power plant in the world and the largest in Africa

Final acceptance marks the completion of testing and the transition of the unit into commercial operation. This will be the 3rd unit of 6 in total marking the half way point of units transferred to commercial operation Medupi Unit 4 will add an additional 800MW to the National Grid GE…

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GE’s Hardware and Digital Upgrades Help Increase Efficiency and Output at Azito Power Plant in Ivory Coast

Plant’s output will increase by up to 30 Megawatts, helping the country to meet its electricity needs

Project at Azito Power Plant in Abidjan marks GE’s first GT13E2 MXL2 Gas Turbine Upgrade in Sub-Saharan Africa. Plant’s output will increase by up to 30 Megawatts, helping the country to meet its electricity needs. Upgrade includes GE’s Predix*-based Operations Optimization Solution to improve overall plant performance. To improve performance…

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The Gauteng Province and GE Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Advance Economic Development

Under the MoU, GE and the Office of the Premier will work together to identify critical areas for collaboration and leverage on the vast economic opportunities within the Gauteng Province

The MoU covers collaboration in the Energy and Healthcare sectors. Through the collaboration, GE will support the Premier’s Office’s “Tshepo 1 Million” youth empowerment programme, which focuses on creating employment and entrepreneurship opportunities for the Gauteng youth. The Gauteng Province (www.Gauteng.gov.za) and GE (www.GE.com) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding…

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Baker Hughes, a GE company awarded contract by Nigeria LNG in milestone digital agreement for Sub-Saharan Africa

BHGE was asked by NLNG to develop a solution to enhance the performance of LNG trains at its gas liquefaction plant in Bonny Island, Nigeria

Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE) will provide Asset Performance Management (APM) software services to reduce unplanned outages and trips for LNG trains This deal marks the first BHGE Turbomachinery & Process Solutions APM offering in the Sub-Saharan Africa region Agreement leverages the GE store with a strong support also…

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GE’s efficient power generation & air quality control technology is deployed at Kusile Unit One

Unit One of Kusile will deliver an additional 800MW to the grid and this new unit will help to stabilize the South African grid

Equipped with the latest Ultra-Supercritical technology, Kusile will be one of the most efficient coal power plants in the region Kusile’s Air quality control systems is first of its kind in Africa, guaranteeing cleanest and most environmentally friendly coal power processing GE’s Engineering Procurement and Commissioning (EPC) expertise ensured the…

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Baker Hughes, a GE Company Awarded Second Major Contract for Eni East Africa’s Coral South FLNG

The second contract - which was awarded through the former GE Oil & Gas business - will allow BHGE to provide rotating equipment for the power and gas refrigeration process of the new FLNG facility

Rotating equipment including aeroderivative gas turbines for power and gas refrigeration process of the new Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) facility, the first-ever built in Africa, for Africa. This is the second major contract award for Coral South FLNG project, with BHGE also providing leading subsea technologies and services for…