GE Energy- LM6000PC for BIS Energy Bursa
MILAN, ITALY (June 28, 2005) — GE Energy provided an LM6000-PC aeroderivative gas turbine generator set and will provide a steam turbine generator set to Bis Enerji Elektrik Uretimi Otoprodüktör Grubu A.S. for the Bis Enerji Bursa power plant in Turkey.
The aeroderivative gas turbine generator set is the fourth LM6000 GE Energy has sold to Bis Enerji. It is configured for natural gas operation with water injection for reduced NOx levels.
The steam turbine generator set being supplied by GE Energy, rated at 45 megawatts, uses steam produced in heat recovery steam generators as part of a combined cycle made up of three LM6000s.
Bis Enerji Bursa is a combined-cycle power plant with an output of 362 megawatts. The LM6000-PC began commercial operation in the first quarter of 2005 with the steam turbine generator to follow in 2006.
GE Energy's aeroderivative division is a leading supplier of aeroderivative gas turbines, gas-fueled reciprocating engines, packaged generator sets and diesel engines for industrial and marine applications. The company provides power-generating equipment to utilities, industries and marine fleets throughout the world. It is also the world's largest and most experienced aeroderivative gas turbine service provider.