Today's Headlines

  1. Upgraded Control Technology Keeping Pace With Silicon Valley’s Expansion
    12/5/2017

    The San José-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility, one of the largest advanced wastewater facilities on the West Coast of the US, is undergoing a major upgrade program.

  2. Wataynikaneyap Power Announces Start Of Construction On The Pikangikum Power Line Project - Constructor Selected
    11/30/2017

    Wataynikaneyap Power announced today the selection of PowerTel Utilities Contractors Ltd. ("PowerTel") as the contractor to build the 117 km Pikangikum Power Line Project, which will connect Pikangikum First Nation to Ontario's power grid in Red Lake

  3. Con Edison Transmission’s Maine Power Express Project Moves Forward In New England
    11/21/2017

    Con Edison Transmission’s Maine Power Express project has achieved a significant project development milestone.

  4. Burns & McDonnell Earns ISO 9001 Certification For Electrical Transmission And Distribution Engineering
    11/20/2017

    Burns & McDonnell was notified on Oct. 18 by the International Organization for Standardization that it has achieved ISO 9001: 2015 certification for engineering design of electrical transmission, distribution and network telecommunications for power infrastructure

  5. UK Power Networks Partners With Aclara On £2.6M Project To Reduce Power Interruptions And Enhance Service
    11/16/2017

    Aclara, a world-class supplier of smart infrastructure technologies to water, gas, and electric utilities globally, is partnering with UK Power Networks on a groundbreaking project to help distribution network operators reduce the length and frequency of power outages by locating faults faster

  6. BHEL Wins Largest Value EPC Order For 765 kV Substation
    11/8/2017

    In the face of stiff competition, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has bagged a major order for setting up two 765 kV substations on EPC (Engineering, Procurement & Construction) basis, in West Bengal

  7. ABB To Optimize Transformer Manufacturing Footprint To Drive Competitiveness
    11/6/2017

    ABB recently announced a strategic realignment of its global transformer manufacturing, engineering and service footprint to enhance competitiveness in a dynamic market environment marked by increasing competition and consolidation in the rail industry. The move is part of the ‘Power Up’ transformation program in ABB’s Power Grids division.

  8. Historic First Nations-Led Transmission Project Gets Major Boost From Ontario's Long-Term Energy Plan
    10/26/2017

    One of the largest and most transformative transmission projects in Ontario's history got a major boost today when the Ontario Government reinforced its support for the project, known as Wataynikaneyap Power, in its 2017 Long-Term Energy Plan

  9. ABB Wins $130M Power Order In The UK
    10/19/2017

    ABB has won an order of around $130M (£99M) to build the power transmission infrastructure for EDF Energy’s new Hinkley Point C power plant in Somerset.

  10. IndiGrid Approves Acquisition Of Three Power Transmission Assets
    10/17/2017

    IndiGrid, India's first Infrastructure Investment Trust in the power sector, has approved the acquisition of three power transmission assets from its sponsor Sterlite Power Grid Ventures Ltd at a value of INR 14.9 billion. These acquisitions result in a 40% increase in AUM, from INR 38 billion to INR 53 billion.