Industry News

  1. ABB Microgrid To Bring Clean Energy And Power Reliability To Alaska Community
    2/3/2017

    ABB will provide an innovative microgrid, combining battery and flywheel based storage technologies, designed to test scalability and improve power stability for around 300,000 people in Anchorage, Alaska, USA.

  2. ABB Launches Next-Generation Asset Management Solution To Improve Efficiency And Optimize Costs
    2/2/2017

    ABB recently announced the global launch of its next-generation asset performance management (APM) solution, Asset Health Center 3.0.

  3. ABB Enhances Communications For Power Distribution Networks
    1/30/2017

    As part of its continuously growing product offering, ABB at DistribuTECH 2017 has recently announced the launch of the ARG600, an industrial-grade LTE cellular gateway. With its broadband speeds and secure VPN connections, the ARG600 can provide monitoring and control of field devices in remote locations.

  4. ABB Wireless Network To Enable Centralized Monitoring And Control In New York
    1/30/2017

    Central Hudson Gas & Electric (Central Hudson), has begun territory-wide deployment of an ABB wireless communications network, which will provide a foundation for aggregating multiple utility applications through an integrated distribution automation program.

  5. NARUC’s Powelson Addresses Key Energy And Telecom Priorities In Trump Transition Team Outreach
    1/24/2017

    On behalf of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners, President Robert Powelson of Pennsylvania today sent letters to President-Elect Trump, as well as representatives of his energy and telecommunications transition teams.

  6. sPower Supplies 68.8 Megawatts Of Solar Energy To Southern California Public Power Authority
    1/19/2017

    sPower, the largest private owner in the United States of utility-scale solar operating assets, announced that its Antelope DSR 1 and 2 facilities achieved commercial operations before the end of 2016 and are now providing 68.8MWdc (55MWac) solar power to Southern California Public Power Authority (SCPPA)

  7. Itron Expands OpenWay Riva Ecosystem With Wasion Partnership
    1/18/2017

    Itron, Inc., a world-leading technology and services company dedicated to the resourceful use of energy and water, announced recently that it partnered with Wasion Group, a leading energy measurement instrument, system and service supplier in China, to expand Itron’s OpenWay Riva ecosystem

  8. DTE Energy's 2016 Electric Infrastructure Projects Bring Improved Reliability, Increasing Peace Of Mind For Customers In 2017
    1/18/2017

    DTE Energy's investments in smart meters, smart technologies and overall infrastructure modernization have improved service quality, resulting in 70 percent more reliable power for customers in 2016 compared to 2014

  9. Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. Enters the Distribution FACTS Device Market
    1/17/2017

    Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. Electrical Distribution Division enters the flexible alternating current transmission system (FACTS) market with the introduction of a utility-scale distributed power electronics solution

  10. Enchanted Rock Signs Mutually Exclusive Supply Agreement With Power Solutions International
    1/17/2017

    Power Solutions International, Inc. ("PSI"), Professional Power Products, Inc. (3Pi), a subsidiary of PSI and Enchanted Rock, Ltd. ("ERock") have announced a long-term mutual exclusivity agreement for the supply of Microgrid Gensets for microgrid applications in North America