Grays Harbor PUD Looks to Sell “Pain In The” Turbines

ABERDEEN, Wash. – Grays Harbor PUD is looking to sell off some Combustion Turbines, General Manager Rick Lovely explained problems they are having with turbines at the joint-owned 44 megawatt gas fired plant in Eastern Washington “we did an in-depth tear down with an experienced mechanic, he found that the transition piece was severally eroding.” Lovely said a previous settlement with GE on the turbines negated coverage of any future issues, a consultant was hired by the PUD to assist with marketing the 4 units. A joint meeting will be held later with the Franklin County PUD Commissioners in order the authorize surplus of the turbines.

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News Director of Jodesha Broadcasting since October 2007. Dave Haviland moved to Grays Harbor in 1979 and graduated from Aberdeen High School in 1993.