Industry News

  1. BHEL Wins Largest Value EPC Order For 765 kV Substation
    11/8/2017

    In the face of stiff competition, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has bagged a major order for setting up two 765 kV substations on EPC (Engineering, Procurement & Construction) basis, in West Bengal

  2. National Grid Develops Innovative Solution For An Island Community’s Unique Energy Challenges
    11/6/2017

    National Grid, a leader in developing innovative energy solutions to meet customer and community needs, will install a 48 megawatt-hour battery energy storage system, or BESS, on the island of Nantucket, 30 miles off the Massachusetts coast, to help address some unique energy challenges

  3. ABB To Optimize Transformer Manufacturing Footprint To Drive Competitiveness
    11/6/2017

    ABB recently announced a strategic realignment of its global transformer manufacturing, engineering and service footprint to enhance competitiveness in a dynamic market environment marked by increasing competition and consolidation in the rail industry. The move is part of the ‘Power Up’ transformation program in ABB’s Power Grids division.

  4. EnerNex Grows Team To Continue To Lead In Grid Modernization Efforts
    11/2/2017

    EnerNex, a leading electric power research, engineering and consulting firm, is seeing an increase in grid modernization work and is currently involved in a number of leading utility engagements around the world, including projects in California, Louisiana, Hawaii and Saudi Arabia to name a few

  5. Historic First Nations-Led Transmission Project Gets Major Boost From Ontario's Long-Term Energy Plan
    10/26/2017

    One of the largest and most transformative transmission projects in Ontario's history got a major boost today when the Ontario Government reinforced its support for the project, known as Wataynikaneyap Power, in its 2017 Long-Term Energy Plan

  6. ABB Wins $130M Power Order In The UK
    10/19/2017

    ABB has won an order of around $130M (£99M) to build the power transmission infrastructure for EDF Energy’s new Hinkley Point C power plant in Somerset.

  7. IndiGrid Approves Acquisition Of Three Power Transmission Assets
    10/17/2017

    IndiGrid, India's first Infrastructure Investment Trust in the power sector, has approved the acquisition of three power transmission assets from its sponsor Sterlite Power Grid Ventures Ltd at a value of INR 14.9 billion. These acquisitions result in a 40% increase in AUM, from INR 38 billion to INR 53 billion.

  8. Colorado Gov. Hickenlooper To Keynote Western Power Summit
    10/2/2017

    Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper will offer keynote remarks on October 24 at the fourth annual Western Power Summit. This year’s event will be held at the Omni Interlocken Resort in Broomfield, Colo.

  9. Construction Underway On New FirstEnergy Transmission Line In Western Pennsylvania
    10/2/2017

    FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) and its subsidiaries are rebuilding and modernizing an electric transmission line to enhance service reliability for West Penn Power and Penn Power customers in Butler and Mercer counties

  10. Martineau Electric Completes Planet Fitness New World Headquarters
    9/29/2017

    The Planet Fitness project included the completion of an 80,000 square foot building that includes a gym, cafeteria, office space, and an upgraded generator over an 8-week project timeline