Siemens Asks Court To Toss $20M Faulty-Turbine Suit

Law360, Houston (February 26, 2014, 5:41 PM EST) -- A Siemens AG unit asked a Texas appeals court Wednesday to throw out what it called a frivolous $20 million lawsuit being pursued by Lloyd’s of London and others over damage to a natural gas-powered electricity plant owned by NRG Energy Inc.

Siemens Energy Inc. argued to a panel of the Fourteenth District Court of Appeals that an expert certification the insurers were required by state law to file with the suit fails to establish the company’s connection to a defectively installed steam turbine that allegedly...
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