Industry News

  1. CenterPoint Energy Announces Completion Of Critical Electric Transmission Line
    4/2/2018

    CenterPoint Energy, Inc.'s (NYSE: CNP) electric utility today announced that the Brazos Valley Connection project (BVC) was energized on March 29, 2018.

  2. AVANGRID Subsidiary Central Maine Power Chosen In Bid To Deliver Clean Energy To New England Grid
    3/28/2018

    AVANGRID, Inc., a diversified energy company, and its subsidiary Central Maine Power Company (CMP) today confirmed that the New England Clean Energy Connect (NECEC) transmission project will advance as the sole clean energy solution in the Massachusetts Green Communities Act Section 83D RFP for long-term contracts for clean energy projects after the Massachusetts electric distribution companies terminated the conditional selection of the Northern Pass Transmission proposal

  3. ABB’s New, Intelligent Residential Solar Inverter Series Is Now Available
    3/28/2018

    Available in five power ratings, from 3.3 to 6.0kW, these solar inverters have a compact design that delivers high performance with excellent power density enabling maximum energy production.

  4. City Of Lethbridge Electric Utility Chooses SurvalentONE OMS
    3/15/2018

    Survalent, a leading provider of advanced distribution management system (ADMS) software, today announced that the City of Lethbridge Electric Utility (LEU) has selected SurvalentONE OMS to add automated outage management capabilities to its control room.

  5. ALLETE Clean Energy To Build Montana Wind Energy Facility To Supply Electricity To NorthWestern Energy Under Power Sale Agreement
    3/15/2018

    ALLETE Clean Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ALLETE Inc., announced recently it will construct, own and operate an 80-megawatt wind energy facility near Great Falls, Montana, that will supply electricity to NorthWestern Energy under a signed power sale agreement

  6. Electroindustry To Congress: Grid Cybersecurity A Shared Responsibility
    3/14/2018

    National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Vice President of Government Relations Kyle Pitsor testified in front of the Energy Subcommittee of the U.S. House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Committee at a hearing on improving the cyber- and physical-security of the electric grid

  7. Schneider Electric To Build Advanced Microgrid In Foxboro, MA Facility
    3/14/2018

    Schneider Electric, the global specialist in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced a project with REC Solar to build an advanced microgrid at its Foxboro, Massachusetts facility

  8. Vectren Selects Partner, Announces Location For 50 Megawatts Of Renewable Energy In Southwestern Indiana
    3/13/2018

    Today, Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana (Vectren) and First Solar, Inc. announced that Vectren has selected First Solar to build the 50-megawatt (MW) solar array outlined last month as part of Vectren’s long-term electric generation transition plan

  9. SolarReserve Partners With OZ Minerals To Commission New High Voltage Electricity Infrastructure For South Australia
    3/8/2018

    SolarReserve and OZ Minerals have entered into a long term agreement to commission a new high voltage electricity transmission line in South Australia.

  10. ABB Microgrid Technology To Integrate Wind Power In Remote Parts Of Alaska
    3/7/2018

    Deering and Buckland are two small villages in northwestern Alaska, with populations of 200 and 400 mostly indigenous Inupiaq people.