Alstom to Service Connecticut’s Lake Road Natural Gas Power Plant

  Alstom to Service Connecticut’s Lake Road Natural Gas Power Plant

                   A contract in the USA worth €125 million

Business Wire

LEVALLOIS-PERRET, France -- April 4, 2013

Regulatory News:

Lake Road Generating Company, L.P. has entered into a €125 million service
contract with Alstom (Paris:ALO) for its 844 MW combined-cycle power plant
located in Dayville, Connecticut. The agreement covers the Lake Road
facility’s three Alstom GT24 gas turbines.

In addition to the delivery of parts and equipment for the performance of
planned maintenance, Alstom will furnish the Lake Road team with all necessary
craft labour as well as on-site technical field advisors. The contract also
includes delivery of an Alstom gas turbine upgrade package consisting of
technical and operational improvements designed to lower the cost of running
and maintaining gas turbines by extending time between inspections.

“The market for natural gas power generation has changed considerably since
the Lake Road plant went online in 2002,” said Hans-Peter Meer, Senior Vice
President of Alstom’s Thermal Services business. “The age of unconventional
gas is shifting the way customers operate their gas-fired power generating
facilities. As Lake Road is increasingly called-on to provide baseload power,
Alstom’s service team will help its operators adapt to this new market

About Alstom
Alstom is a global leader in the world of power generation, power transmission
and rail infrastructure and sets the benchmark for innovative and
environmentally friendly technologies. Alstom builds the fastest train and the
highest capacity automated metro in the world, provides turnkey integrated
power plant solutions and associated services for a wide variety of energy
sources, including hydro, nuclear, gas, coal and wind, and it offers a wide
range of solutions for power transmission, with a focus on smart grids. The
Group employs 92,000 people in around 100 countries. It had sales of €20
billion and booked close to €22 billion in orders in 2011/12.

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