Industry News

  1. ABB To Showcase Its ABB Ability Digital Grid Solutions At IEEE 2018
    4/18/2018

    New T&D technologies focus on digital substations and transformers, GIS switchgear and high- and medium-voltage equipment.

  2. Panduit VeriSafe Absence Of Voltage Tester Wins Industry Recognition For Simplifying Electrical Safety
    4/17/2018

    Panduit, a leading global provider of electrical and network infrastructure solutions, recently announced its groundbreaking VeriSafe Absence of Voltage Tester (AVT) has received industry recognition for simplifying electrical safety

  3. HVDC Converter Station Market - Increasing Adoption Of Efficient Power Transmission Systems
    4/17/2018

    A high voltage direct current (HVDC) converter is a distinctive type of substation used as an equipment for HVDC transmission lines. These converter stations are especially used to transmit bulk of power to long distances and for converting alternating current (AC) to direct current (DC) or vice versa.

  4. FirstEnergy Substation Upgrade To Benefit Penelec Customers In Erie County
    4/16/2018

    FirstEnergy (NYSE: FE) and its subsidiaries are upgrading and expanding a 230-kilovolt electric substation in North East, Pa., to enhance reliability for customers as well as reduce the frequency and duration of power outages for Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec) customers in Erie County.

  5. NYPA Files Formal Application For Rebuild Of Major North-South Power Transmission Artery
    4/5/2018

    The New York Power Authority (NYPA) recently announced that it has formally filed an application, known as an Article VII application, with the New York State Department of Public Service (DPS) for the planned rebuild of the Moses to Adirondack transmission lines in Northern New York

  6. GridLiance Acquires Transmission Assets Of The City Of Nixa, Missouri
    4/4/2018

    GridLiance Holdco, L.P., (GridLiance) an independent transmission company, has completed its acquisition of the City of Nixa’s electric transmission assets, including a 10 mile, 69 kV transmission line between the City of Springfield and the Southwestern Power Administration, as well as four substations and related infrastructure.

  7. NorthWestern Energy Signs Contract With Itron To Modernize Energy Grid
    4/4/2018

    Itron, Inc., a world-leading technology and services company dedicated to the resourceful use of energy and water, has signed a contract with NorthWestern Energy (NWE) to modernize its electric and gas systems in South Dakota and Nebraska with Itron’s OpenWay Riva IoT solution

  8. OG&E Completes Mustang Energy Center
    4/4/2018

    Oklahoma Gas and Electric, a subsidiary of Oklahoma City-based OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE: OGE), has completed construction of its new, state-of-the-art Mustang Energy Center.

  9. Vencore Labs Enters Distribution Agreement With Power Line Supply
    4/4/2018

    Vencore Inc. announced today that its innovative research arm, Vencore Labs, is partnering with Power Line Supply (PLS) to expand the reach of Vencore Labs' SecureSmart™ solution and utility consulting services.

  10. Power Distribution, Inc. Adds Intelligence To Data Center Power Devices With Real-Time Status Monitoring
    4/3/2018

    Power Distribution, Inc. (PDI), leading supplier of power distribution and monitoring solutions for data centers, today announced the market availability of its WaveStar® Infinity Monitoring System.