Whitepapers

Business & Finance

In today’s industrial segment, there are numerous companies which still practice preventive or corrective maintenance despite well-known disadvantages, such as the extra costs for repairs and prolonged production interruption periods. In addition, these factors lead to an almost irremediable decrease in productivity. However, there are better solutions. Predictive maintenance, which has long been proven and...
Generators and Electrical Components

Power plant engineers and technicians will find useful this downloadable hydro version from NEC’s well-known Engineer’s Notebooks series. Presented are 10 mini case studies of failures common to hydrogenerators, Find out how good maintinence practices can impact the health of your unit and prevent unexpected stator rewinds or damage to rotor components and more. This...
Business & Finance

Obermeyer’s adjustable speed pumped-storage hydropower design utilizes the concept of submerging a reversible pump turbine below tailwater, eliminating the need for an underground powerhouse.  This state-of-the-art design allows for more economical energy storage in the renewable energy market.    White Paper Sponsored by Obermeyer Hydro, Inc.
Business & Finance

For asset-intensive organizations, the ability to manage portfolios of investments and make optimal cross-enterprise decisions is critical. When faced with a multitude of projects across the energy value chain, utilities still often make investment decisions within their departmental silos, and with limited information. How can utilities best understand the true value of their projects? And,...