Industry News

  1. Fugro Undertakes Aerial Survey Of AEP’S Extra's High Voltage Electricity Transmission Assets In Oklahoma, USA
    12/14/2018

    Fugro is helping American Electric Power (AEP), one of the United States’ major utilities companies, to maintain a high standard of compliance and safety and modernise its record keeping system

  2. Rural Minigrids Identified As A Commercially Viable Solution With Rapid Cost Reduction Potential
    12/13/2018

    A new study by Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) shows how rural minigrids can rapidly scale across sub-Saharan Africa by addressing key barriers and cost reduction pathways to reduce costs over 60 percent by 2020

  3. Blockmaster Introduces New 115A / 600V High-Power Modular Terminal Blocks
    11/27/2018

    The new High-Power HP-ATA-115B Modular Blocks from BlockMaster simply snap together to create a block with 1 to 4 poles

  4. ABB To Deliver Predictive Maintenance Solution As Part Of US Grid Upgrade
    11/20/2018

    ABB has won an order to supply its ABB Ability Ellipse Asset Performance Management (APM) solution to support Ameren Illinois’ multi-million dollar modernization of the energy delivery infrastructure across their service territory in Illinois.

  5. ANDRITZ To Supply A Highly Efficient Fluidized Bed Boiler For Biomass Power Plant In Japan
    11/19/2018

    International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Toyo Engineering Corporation (TOYO), Japan, to deliver a PowerFluid Circulating Fluidized Bed boiler with flue gas cleaning system for a new biomass power plant to be built in Kamisu in the prefecture of Ibaraki, some 100 km to the east of Tokyo, Japan for Obayashi Kamisu Biomass Power Generation Corporation

  6. FirstEnergy Crews Continue To Make Repairs And Restore Power Following Ice Storm
    11/16/2018

    Service has been restored to more than 152,000 customers who lost power across FirstEnergy Corp.'s service territory following the winter ice and snow storm that hit the region yesterday

  7. NGCP’s Taguig-Baras Line To Improve Transmission In The Metro
    11/14/2018

    As the country’s sole transmission network operator continues to plan and prepare projects which will address the rising demand for power, initial ground work is now underway for NGCP’s Taguig-Baras 500kV transmission line project

  8. ABB Expands Transformer Portfolio With Launch Of New Products
    11/14/2018

    ABB recently launched the world’s first dry-type (oil free) digital transformer, named the ABB Ability TXpert Dry, and another innovative product called TXpand at its ABB Customer World (ACW) event in Xiamen, China.

  9. ABB Wins Significant Asset Management Solution Order In China
    11/14/2018

    Jiangsu Electric Power Company, one of the largest subsidiaries of State Grid of China Corporation (SGCC), which supplies electricity to more than 80 million people, has selected ABB Ability Ellipse Asset Performance Management (APM) solution to manage and optimize assets across its electrical grid operations.

  10. UC Santa Cruz Developing Solar And Storage System With ForeFront Power
    11/13/2018

    The University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) has partnered with ForeFront Power to develop a 2 megawatt (MW) solar parking canopy structure plus energy storage system that will provide clean, reliable electricity to the campus over a 20-year term