Pratt & Whitney Turbines for China
Golden Concord Holdings, Ltd. has agreed to purchase two Pratt & Whitney Power Systems FT8-3 TWINPACTM gas turbine units. Golden Concord will site the units at the Beijing Development Area in Yizhuang, Beijing, China, as a combined-cycle cogeneration facility providing both electrical power and steam. Financial terms of the agreement are not disclosed. Each FT8-3 TWINPAC will provide 60 MW of power, and the total power output of the combined-cycle plant will be 150 MW. The units will use natural gas as fuel and are expected to enter commercial operation in November of this year.