Industry News

  1. Diverse Coalition Signs Statement Of Principles On Modernizing The Electric Transmission Grid

    WIRES, the international trade association that promotes investment in the high voltage grid, and several other organizations in the electric power space announced today a Statement of Principles for advancing development of a modern electric transmission grid

  2. ABB Proves World-First Subsea Power Technology System, Signaling New Era For Offshore Oil And Gas

    ABB’s pioneering subsea power distribution and conversion technology system is commercially viable, bringing groundbreaking potential for cleaner, safer and more sustainable offshore oil and gas production, following the completion of a 3,000-hour shallow water test

  3. Decentralized Renewable Energy Can Drive Modern Electricity System In India

    Electricity systems across the globe are undergoing a paradigm shift towards decentralization. This shift is being brought about by technological disruptions, coupled with innovations in business models

  4. GE Achieves Record Transmission Of Power On A Super Energy Highway In India

    GE’s Grid Solutions business announced today a new milestone in its Champa-Kurukshetra ultra-high-voltage direct current (UHVDC) project in India with the 1,305-km link now capable of transmitting 4,500 MW of electricity

  5. BHI Energy Grows Its Transmission & Distribution Business With Acquisition Of Plaska

    BHI Energy ("BHI") today announced that it has acquired Plaska Transmission Line Construction, LLC ("Plaska" or the "Company"), a fully licensed electrical contractor providing distribution, transmission, and storm restoration services for customers throughout Texas, Arizona, Kansas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma

  6. Semtech’s LoRa Devices Create Smarter Grids With Accurate Line Fault Detection

    Semtech Corporation, a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced that CAHORS Group (CAHORS), a leading manufacturer and monitoring solution provider for smart energy grids, has integrated Semtech’s LoRa devices and the LoRaWAN protocol into its new Sentinel line fault detection solutions for simplified defect monitoring in smart grid networks

  7. Western Power Distribution Launches IntraFlex With NODES And Smart Grid Consultancy

    Building on the success of its current procurement of flexibility services, Western Power Distribution has launched IntraFlex, a new innovation project with NODES and Smart Grid Consultancy

  8. Fortress Launches Innovative Collaboration To Help Protect The Power Grid From Cyber Threats

    Fortress Information Security (Fortress) today announced the launch of the Asset to Vendor Network for Power Utilities (A2V), a joint venture with American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP)

  9. Rocky Mountain Power To Deploy Itron IoT Solution To Modernize Its Electricity Grid

    Itron, Inc., which is innovating the way utilities and cities manage energy and water, signed a contract to deploy its OpenWay Riva IoT solution and 250,000 OpenWay Riva electricity meters to modernize Rocky Mountain Power’s existing electricity system and improve grid awareness

  10. Vertiv Introduces Universal Rack Power Distribution Unit For Easy, Fast Deployment Worldwide

    Vertiv today introduced the Vertiv Geist UPDU universal power distribution unit, a significant reimagining of the rack PDU that allows a single unit to meet the power needs of hyperscale, colocation, enterprise and edge deployments anywhere in the world, regardless of the existing power infrastructure