Regulatory News

  1. New NGCP Substation Strengthens Northern Mindanao Power Grid

    NGCP reached another milestone with the successful energization of its newly upgraded Opol Substation in Misamis Oriental last 20 August 20. The new facility will cater to the power needs of grid-users, specifically in load centers in North Mindanao such as Iligan City and Cagayan de Oro City

  2. ABB To Showcase Smart Technologies For A Digital Grid At Cigré Event In Paris

    Key focus areas include digital substations, control and automation, software solutions and asset health management.

  3. Eltel Wins A Power Transmission Contract In The UK At A Value Of Almost EUR 45 Million

    Eltel’s 50/50 joint venture Carillion-Eltel in the UK has signed a power transmission contract for the design, procurement and construction of a new overhead line for National Grid in the UK. The total value of this contract is almost EUR 45 million

  4. ABB Wins $40M Transformer Orders To Extend And Upgrade The Polish Grid

    ABB has won orders worth around $40M from Poland’s national transmission system operator Polskie Sieci Elektronergetyczne S.A (PSE S.A) to provide energy-efficient transformers that will extend and upgrade the power transmission grid in Poland. The orders were booked in the second quarter of 2016

  5. ABB Wins Orders Of Over $300M For World’s First 1,100 kV UHVDC Power Link In China

    ABB has won orders worth over $300M to supply breakthrough technologies for the world’s first 1,100 kilovolt (kV) ultra-high-voltage direct current (UHVDC) transmission link. The orders were booked in the second quarter of 2016.

  6. ABB Wins $30M Order To Strengthen Norwegian Grid

    ABB has won an order worth more than $30M from Norway’s transmission system operator Statnett for two substations that will strengthen grid reliability and boost power supplies. The increased transmission capacity will also facilitate the integration of new renewable energy sources such as wind and hydro-power and support the expansion of industrial production. The order was booked in the second quarter of 2016

  7. ABB Completes HVDC System Upgrade, Delivering Clean, Reliable Hydropower From Canada To US

    ABB has completed the upgrade and refurbishment of the three high voltage direct current (HVDC) converter stations on the power transmission link between Québec, Canada and New England, US for the leading Canadian and US utilities Hydro-Québec and National Grid.

  8. Torino Power Solutions Successfully Installs Power Line Monitoring System At Tri-State G&T, Denver, Colorado

    Torino Power Solutions Inc. (CSE:TPS) (the "Company" or "Torino"), is pleased to report that it has completed the first installation of its Power Line Monitoring (PLM) system on a 230kV line in eastern Colorado

  9. Schindler And GE Enter Strategic Partnership To Power Digital Urban Mobility

    Schindler Holding and GE Digital recently announced a strategic alliance that will use the full potential of the Industrial Internet for digital innovations in elevators, escalators and smart buildings

  10. Nexans’ Near-Invisible Overhead Line Conductors Blend Into Norwegian Nature Reserve For Statnett Project

    Statnett, Norway’s state owned power system operator, has energised 68 km of Nexans’ coloured conductors on its new overhead transmission line connecting central Norway to western Norway