Industry News

  1. ABB To Provide Reliable Power Supply For A Canadian Data Center
    5/24/2017

    ABB will supply an integrated substation to Hypertec to support the expansion of an existing data center, to meet growing demand.

  2. ABB Strengthens Commitment To Canada
    5/24/2017

    ABB recently officially inaugurated its new $90 million state-of-the-art Canadian headquarters and Customer Innovation Center, which will serve 700 employees who were previously spread across six locations in Greater Montreal. Campus Montreal houses research and development, manufacturing, assembly and testing for ABB's energy value chain.

  3. ABB Highlights New Technologies, Digital Capabilities At AWEA WINDPOWER
    5/23/2017

    ABB, the wind industry’s leading technology solutions provider, will showcase a wide range of innovative products, systems, service and software solutions for the wind industry this week at AWEA WINDPOWER 2017, including the ABB Ability digital portfolio.

  4. American Electric Power Seeks Bids For Powder River Basin Coal
    5/16/2017

    American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) is seeking offers for the supply of Powder River Basin (PRB) coal to one or more of its generating stations.

  5. GE Supports Power Grids Of The Future With Europe’s First MVDC Link
    5/16/2017

    GE Energy Connections will deliver Europe’s first Medium-voltage direct current (MVDC) link as part of Scottish Power Energy Network’s Angle-DC project in Anglesey and North Wales. The technology will be a critical asset of the project.

  6. ABB And Vattenfall Recognized For Pioneering HVDC Technology
    5/15/2017

    The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has recognized the world’s first commercial HVDC transmission link, in Gotland, Sweden, as a breakthrough milestone in electrical engineering.

  7. Trina Solar Panels Powers Sunshine Coast Solar Farm
    5/14/2017

    The 15 megawatt (MW) Sunshine Coast Solar Farm in Valdora powered by Trina Solar panels is on track to be fully operational by mid-2017

  8. Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd.: Oyu Tolgoi Signs New Power Purchase Agreement
    5/12/2017

    Turquoise Hill Resources (NYSE: TRQ) (NASDAQ: TRQ) (TSX: TRQ) today announced that Oyu Tolgoi LLC has signed a new power purchase agreement (PPA) with the National Power Transmission Grid (NPTG) of Mongolia.

  9. Appalachian Power To Upgrade Power Grid In Dickenson County To Improve Local Electric Service
    5/11/2017

    Appalachian Power plans to improve its existing transmission line in northern Dickenson County, Va. to ensure continued reliable electric service to customers. The Haysi Transmission Line Rebuild Project is a $15M investment that will replace aging infrastructure and rebuild about 7 miles of 69-kilovolt (kV) transmission line.

  10. Itron Poised To Drive New Grid And Customer Experience Solutions With Comverge Acquisition
    5/8/2017

    Itron, Inc., a world-leading technology and services company dedicated to the resourceful use of energy and water, announced recently that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Comverge by purchasing its parent company, Peak Holding Corp., in a cash transaction valued at approximately $100M.