SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

April 02, 2013 06:15 ET

U.S. Power Companies Ponder Possible Causes and Solutions for Upcoming Generator Rewinds, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Apr 2, 2013) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- About 51% of all generating capacity in the U.S. is at least 30 years old, with many generators having never been rewound during that time. With the generator fleet rapidly approaching the limit of the original intended life, many utilities are seeking alternatives to keep their aging equipment running and generating power -- as well as revenue. Currently, Industrial Info is tracking 13 generator rewind projects worth $119 million in 2013; nine generator rewind projects worth $81.5 million in 2014; and nine generator rewind projects worth $68 million in 2015.

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