EthosEnergy was contracted to provide full Operations and Maintenance services plus installation of EthosEnergy’s proprietary ECOMAX® combustion auto-tuning technology.
Increase Power Output
Reduce Forced Outage Rate
EthosEnergy was contracted to provide full Operations and Maintenance (O&M) services plus installation of EthosEnergy’s proprietary ECOMAX® technology, by Rockland Capital in support of Michigan Power, a 1x1 GE 7EA natural gas fired combined cycle cogeneration plant in Ludington, Michigan.
The contract was for full care, custody and control operations, and maintenance including transition services, plus the installation of EthosEnergy’s advanced ECOMAX® auto combustion tuning technology. This is the second facility of Rockland Capital’s to have ECOMAX® installed and third in total.
Seamless transition of day to day operations from the prior O&M service provider
The ECOMAX® technology will ensure the plant is online for longer and running more reliability to produce greater output
ECOMAX® can provide up to 3% or more of increased power output when desired
Reduced wear and tear on the combustion components extending parts life and reducing repair cost
Greater turn down performance allowing for reduced fuel consumption under low demand situations
Eliminates down time for manual tuning events all while maintaining environmental compliance
The EthosEnergy Solution
EthosEnergy’s ability to deliver a value-add offering not only through its O&M management system but through the ECOMAX® technology, which integrates seamlessly with the existing controls system and delivers increased plant performance, is a unique solution not offered by any other O&M provider.
Our long-term relationship and proven track record at the Tilton facility, at other Rockland facilities gave them the confidence that we can continue to deliver real value to the plant through our O&M management system. Through utilizing our approach in three critical areas, plant performance, regulatory compliance and commercial execution, we are ensuring maximum return on Rockland’s investment.
The key highlights of the project.
ECOMAX® technology will produce better than industry average performance
3% or more increase power output
Maximise the return on investment in power generation technologies