Industry News

  1. Enlogic, A Division Of CIS, Announces The EN2.0 Series Of Power Distribution Units

    Today, CIS announces the immediate availability of the new Enlogic EN2.0 series of Intelligent Power Distribution Units (iPDUs), to improve the way users manage their data center rack power

  2. MHPS Receives Order From HK Electric For Natural-Gas-Fired GTCC Power Generation Equipment

    Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) has received an order for natural-gas-fired gas turbine combined cycle (GTCC) power generation system equipment for Lamma Power Station's Unit 12 (output: 380 megawatts [MW]) to be built in Hong Kong by The Hongkong Electric Co., Ltd. (HK Electric)

  3. Hawaiian Electric And Open Access Technology International Plan For Innovative Grid Services Wins PUC Approval

    A pioneering Grid Services Purchase Agreement between the Hawaiian Electric Companies and Minneapolis-based OATI has been approved by the Hawai‘i Public Utilities Commission, advancing a project to bring Hawai‘i customers more renewable energy choices

  4. SDRPY Establishes New Electricity Infrastructure In Hajjah

    Hundreds of families in the northwestern province of Hajjah, Yemenhave started to benefit from the new electrical infrastructure completed with the support of the Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY)

  5. Fingrid Is Acquiring New 400 MVA Power Transformers

    The electricity transmission connection between the south and north of Finland is being improved. Power transformers have been ordered for the transformer substations in Pyhäselkä and Petäjävesi, and the contract on their delivery was signed by Fingrid and KOLEKTOR ETRA on 13 August

  6. Chroma Released 105kVA Regenerative Grid Simulator To Deliver 500VL-N

    Chroma Systems Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of power conversion testing equipment and automated systems, announces the release of a 105kVA model to their 61800 series of Regenerative Grid Simulators

  7. Smart Grid Project By Bracebridge Generation And Opus One Solutions Receives $2.9M From Government Of Canada

    The Government of Canada has announced a $2.9 million investment in a smart grid project in the town of Parry Sound, led by Bracebridge Generation and utility software engineering pioneer Opus One Solutions

  8. Verizon Lights The Way For Smart Grid Technology Of The Future With Peninsula Light Company

    Verizon has been chosen to update Washington State’s Peninsula Light Company (PenLight) power distribution system with Verizon’s Grid Wide Utility Services Intelligent Energy platform. Electric meters equipped with Verizon cellular connectivity will replace end-of-life meters in the homes and businesses of over 33,000 PenLight members

  9. United States Sets New Daily Record High For Natural Gas Use In The Power Sector

    The United States likely set a new daily record on Friday, July 19, of 44.5 billion cubic feet (Bcf) for natural gas consumption by electric power plants, according to S&P Global Platts. U.S. power sector natural gas consumption exceeded the previous record of 43.1 Bcf—set on July 16, 2018—on five days in July. Higher-than-normal temperatures and relatively low natural gas prices contributed to increased natural gas consumption by electric generators.

  10. Hydro Ottawa Chooses Opus One Solutions To Provide Transactive Energy Management Platform For MiGen

    Opus One Solutions’ GridOS® Transactive Energy Management (GridOS-TEM) software platform has been chosen by Hydro Ottawa for its MiGen Transactive Grid program, which gives customers the ability to shape the future of the local electricity system through micro-generation