Industry News

  1. 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.

  2. 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

  3. 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.

  4. ABB To Enhance Power Reliability In U.S. Capital
    3/6/2018

    ABB will supply gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) to strengthen the U.S. capital’s electrical network. The order is a part of the Capital Grid project and was awarded by Pepco Holdings, a member of the Exelon family of companies, a leading electric and gas utility company serving more than 2 million people in Washington, D.C.

  5. Siemens Gamesa Strengthens Its Offshore Strategy In China Through A Technology License Agreement For Its 8 MW Turbine
    3/2/2018

    Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has taken another step forward in its offshore strategy in China by signing an agreement with Chinese multinational Shanghai Electric today to license its offshore technology SG 8.0 MW direct drive

  6. OATI Presents Grid Of The Future: Grid 4.0™ At TechAdvantage
    2/21/2018

    Building on the great success and support received at DistribuTECH 2018, OATI will once again demonstrate Grid 4.0,™ also known as the “Grid of the Future,” at TechAdvantage 2018 on February 26-28, 2018 at the Music City Center in Nashville, TN

  7. Tenaska Signs Long-Term Power Purchase Agreement With Associated Electric Cooperative For Missouri Wind Project
    2/12/2018

    Tenaska, one of the leading independent power producers in the United States, has signed a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with Associated Electric Cooperative Inc. (Associated) with a capacity of approximately 236 megawatts (MW) of renewable power from a wind project in northwest Missouri

  8. Sunverge Extends Advanced Virtual Power Plant Capabilities
    2/8/2018

    With its latest software release, Sunverge Energy has made it easier for electric utilities to use real-time data at the edge of the grid to better manage and optimize Distributed Energy Resources (DERs), Home Energy Management Systems (HEMS) and smart devices

  9. WAPA, Southline Transmission Sign Participation Agreement To Develop New Transmission Line In Southwest
    2/5/2018

    Western Area Power Administration's Desert Southwest Region and Southline Transmission, L.L.C., signed a participation agreement, Jan. 31, committing both parties to developing the Southline Transmission Project—a new critical energy infrastructure effort that will support grid reliability and facilitate renewable energy development in the region

  10. Historical Power Interconnector In Canada Achieves Key Milestone
    1/30/2018

    ABB recently achieved a major milestone with the successful testing of the Maritime Link, enabling Emera to exchange electricity between the Island of Newfoundland and Nova Scotia for the first time in history.