Industry White Paper

Critical Test Instruments Enhance Gas Turbine Performance

September 26, 2023 by AMETEK Programmable Power
Topics Covered
  • Configurations and Operation
  • Gas-Turbine Test Requirements
  • Test Conditions
  • Test-System Architecture
  • High-Channel-Count Data Acquisition
  • Software Considerations

White Paper Overview

This white paper explores the role of gas turbines in the evolving power and energy industry, emphasizing their reliability and versatility in various applications, including grid stability alongside renewable sources, backup power for industrial complexes, and even microturbines for residential use. 

Highlights include:

   • Efforts to reduce carbon emissions in gas turbines by using alternative fuels and carbon capture technologies

   • The critical role of temperature measurements in optimizing gas turbine efficiency

   • The testing requirements throughout a gas turbine's lifecycle

Download the white paper to learn more about accurate and reliable measurements in gas turbine testing.