Riley Power Inc. to Supply Advanced Steam Generator and Air Quality Control System for 49.9 MW Biomass-Fired Renewable Power Project

January 24, 2012

Danvers, Mass., January 24, 2012 – Babcock Power Inc. announced that its indirect subsidiary, Riley Power Inc. (RPI) has signed a contract with Gemma Power Systems, LLC (GPS) for the design and supply of RPI’s Advanced Stoker Boiler with Integrated Air Quality Control System for the 49.9 MW, biomass-fired Woodville Renewable Power Project near Woodville, TX owned by East Texas Electric Cooperative, Inc. (ETEC).  RPI’s Integrated AQCS features its patented Multi-Pollutant Catalytic Reactor (MPCR) for low NOx, CO and VOC emissions control.

RPI has received a limited release from GPS to begin design and engineering activities, including limited engineering releases to key suppliers.  RPI anticipates a full release of all contract activities later this year following approvals from the Rural Utilities Service (RUS) and ETEC’s full release of GPS under the EPC contract.

Edward Dean, Senior Vice President- Services of Babcock Power Inc. stated, “We are pleased that GPS and ETEC have selected Riley Power’s optimized and integrated Advanced Stoker System for this important project.  We look forward to working with Gemma Power Systems toward successful execution of this effort to provide clean, reliable energy for ETEC and the citizens of east Texas.”


Babcock Power Inc.,, through its subsidiaries, is one of the world’s leading suppliers of technology, equipment, and services to the power generation industry. Babcock Power subsidiary companies include; Vogt Power International Inc. (Louisville, KY), Thermal Engineering International (USA) Inc. (Santa Fe Springs, CA), Babcock Power Environmental Inc., Riley Power Inc. and Babcock Power Services Inc. (Worcester, MA), Boiler Tube Company of America (Lyman, SC), and TEi Construction Services Inc. (Duncan, SC).