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April 17 - 2019

Hydrogen Subsidy Project Awarded

Hydrogen is a clean and carbon-free fuel, and is considered a key element for the energy transition. A common way to produce hydrogen is through electrolysis of water, which decomposes the water into hydrogen and oxygen using electricity. When the electricity is generated by renewable sources, such as wind and solar, it is referred to as green hydrogen. By producing hydrogen using excessive renewable energy it can be used as a form of energy storage, for example by pumping into existing gas storage or salt mines, and used when the renewable energy is not available.

OPRA has recently been awarded a subsidy from the Dutch Government for the project ‘High Hydrogen Gas Turbine Retrofit to Eliminate Carbon Emissions’. Besides OPRA, the consortium consists of Ansaldo ThomassenTU DelftVattenfall (formerly NUON), Nouryon (formerly Akzo Nobel) and EMMTEC Services. The subsidy is granted as part of the Dutch hydrogen program within the Top Sector Energy. The major objective of the project is to develop a cost-effective ultra-low emission (<9ppm NOx and CO) combustion system in the output range of 1MW to 300MW operating on both 100% Natural Gas to 100% Hydrogen and any mixture thereof. In this first phase of the project, OPRA and partners will design and test a prototype combustor based on Ansaldo’s Flamesheet combustor technology platform. The main testing will take place in OPRA’s state-of-the-art combustion test facility.

Apr 21
WEBINAR How can CHP technology generate significant savings for heat intensive industries in Bangladesh?

Join us and Kaltimex Energy Bangladesh for a live webinar on Wednesday, April 21 at 11 CEST.  In this webinar, Wim Janssen and John V Jacob will talk about significant savings through optimized heat & power generation, the Bangladesh aftermarket solutions, and how we serve our customers together. Save your seat!

May 06
WEBINAR The Optimal Radial (OPRA) Gas Turbine Genset is the best choice for your cogeneration or flare gas application

Join Kaltimex Energy & OPRA Turbines live webinar to learn about cogeneration, our local service availability, OP16 as an independent energy source on-site and how OPRA and Kaltimex serve our customers together. Save the date: May 6, 2021, at 11:00 CEST. Sign up here!

Sep 07
CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION SPE Offshore Europe

OPRA Turbines will join the SPE Offshore Europe exhibition taking place in Aberdeen, UK from  7-10 September 2021.