Industry News

  1. Sterlite Power Forays Into Grid Connected Battery Storage
    2/14/2019

    Sterlite Power has submitted bids for two storage projects in the recently concluded auction of Salt River Project utility. This marks the first foray of Sterlite Power into grid connected battery energy storage systems (BESS)

  2. 'Liberty Wind’ Proposes To Deliver Up To 1,200 Megawatts Of Offshore Wind Power To New York
    2/14/2019

    Vineyard Wind today announced a new offshore wind project proposal to serve New York called Liberty Wind. The Liberty Wind proposal was submitted in response to the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority's (NYSERDA) solicitation of offshore wind project proposals for supplying New York with clean, emission free offshore wind energy

  3. Portland General Electric And NextEra Energy Resources To Develop Nation's First Major Energy Facility Co-Locating Wind, Solar And Battery Storage
    2/13/2019

    Portland General Electric Company (NYSE: POR) and NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, a subsidiary of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE), today announced plans to construct a new energy facility in Eastern Oregon combining 300 megawatts of wind generation with 50 megawatts of solar generation and 30 megawatts of battery storage

  4. AEP Signs Agreement To Purchase Wind Assets From Sempra
    2/12/2019

    American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) today announced that its competitive renewable energy subsidiary has signed an agreement to acquire Sempra Renewables LLC and its 724 megawatts (MW) of operating wind generation and battery assets for approximately $1.056 billion, including $551 million in cash, assumption of $343 million in existing project debt and $162 million in tax equity obligation

  5. Grid Customers Facing Increasingly Complex Grid Transmission Systems Turn To GE’s Fixed Series Compensation (FSC) Systems
    2/6/2019
  6. Mocana Introduces Device Security Solutions To Protect The Electric Grid
    2/5/2019

    Mocana, the leading provider of device security solutions for IoT and industrial control systems, today announced the availability of solutions to protect and manage the security of legacy devices and industrial equipment

  7. Aclara Energizes The Industry By Expanding Power Sensor Product Line For 48kV Sub-Transmission Networks
    2/4/2019

    Aclara, a leading supplier of smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) to electric, gas and water utilities worldwide, today announces the expansion of its grid monitoring platform power sensor product line that operates on sub-transmission networks up to 48kV to increase visibility beyond the distribution network

  8. Hawaiian Electric And Landis+Gyr Agree On First Phase Of Grid Modernization Project
    2/4/2019

    Landis+Gyr (SWISS: LAND.SW) and Hawaiian Electric Company are preparing for the first phase of an advanced metering project built on Wi-SUN-certified network components to support the utility's Grid Modernization Strategy, subject to approval by the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission

  9. EarthRenew Launches Program To Restart Electricity Generation
    2/1/2019

    EarthRenew Inc. (CSE:ERTH) (“EarthRenew” or the “Company”) reports that having recently completed an RTO with Valencia Ventures and a concurrent private placement of $1 million, it has now commenced Phase 1 of the redevelopment of its Strathmore facility (the “Strathmore Plant”)

  10. National Grid Expands Volt/VAR Optimization (VVO) Deployment With Utilidata
    1/31/2019

    Utilidata®, Inc., the industry leader in energy optimization software extending from the substation to the grid edge, today announced National Grid is extending its real-time Volt/VAR Optimization (VVO) solution to the utility’s customers in Massachusetts