Novinda Continues Momentum in Mercury Control Market
Company awarded three new mercury control contracts with major utilities
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Novinda Corporation, a leader in non-carbon mercury removal technologies, announced today that it has been awarded three additional long term contracts by Midwestern and Western power utilities to supply Amended Silicates HgX (AS-HgX) for the removal of mercury from 10 coal-fired power generation units.
“We are honored to have been selected as a long term supplier for these companies.”
Designed specifically to address and exceed the mercury removal rates of the EPA’s stringent Mercury and Air Toxic Standards (MATS), Novinda’s Amended Silicates products have delivered sustained performance in full-scale tests at more than 35 power plants. AS-HgX has proven to be extremely effective, as well as cost competitive, removing mercury with two to three times the efficiency of the market’s standard mercury removal products.
The Amended Silicates platform is a mineral-based, non-flammable material that delivers robust performance across the variety of coal-fired power generation environments. Amended Silicates also preserves the beneficial use of fly ash, has exceptional SO3 tolerance, is less corrosive to the balance of plant and does not require co-injected chemicals to achieve optimal performance when used with a variety of fuels.
“The market’s continued selection of Novinda’s AS-HgX products for mercury control is a testament to the advanced technology products’ performance, economics, and the sustained reliability and execution of the Novinda organization,” said Ed Williams, Novinda’s CEO. “We are honored to have been selected as a long term supplier for these companies.”
Denver, Colorado-based Novinda Corporation is a leader in developing and commercializing innovative technologies that address air quality and environmental compliance, while minimizing the economic impact to power generation companies and their customers. Novinda is known for its family of non-carbon, air quality control products based on the Amended Silicates® mineral platform. Amended Silicates HgX is a 2014 Edison Award winner and a winner of the Environmental Business Journal’s 2013 Technology Merit Award for Air Quality. Amended Silicates was also named Product of the Year in 2012 by Environmental Protection Magazine in the Air Quality and Climate category. For more information, visit www.novinda.com.