Looking Into The Use Of Turbines In The United States

Written by Wall Street News on February 10th, 2020. Posted in Boroscopic inspection of gas turbine, Generator inspections, Inspecting turbines

Gas turbine usage has been widespread throughout the United States for a long time now. In fact, turbines of all kinds have. Steam turbines were once the norm, used in the 20th century to facilitate electricity production. First developed and used in the 1880s, steam turbines are still very much in use today (though they have certainly grown more advanced with the passage of time). However, since natural gas now provides the second most heavily utilized and consumed energy source for this country at least, the gas turbine has become hugely important as well, a fact that cannot be disputed. After all, the United States alone produced more natural gas than any other country in the world, according to data reflecting the year of 2016. This meant that as many as 750 billion cubic meters of natural gas were extracted over the course of this one year alone, a truly tremendous amount. In the few years that have followed since this trend has only continued.

And when it comes to the gas tu