Regulatory News

  1. NGCP Secures Reliability Of Grid In Northern Mindanao
    7/25/2018

    As part of NGCP’s efforts to continuously upgrade its facilities and to address the recent voltage fluctuations in Northern Mindanao, NGCP energized the newly constructed Aurora-Polanco 138-kiloVolt (kV) transmission line 1 on 20 June, and line 2 on 22 July 2018.

  2. GE Partners With Ethiopian Electric Power Authority To Deliver 11 HV Substations To Improve Access To Power
    7/19/2018

    Aligning with Ethiopia’s Growth and Transformation Plan, GE’s Grid Solutions business (NYSE: GE) today announced it has completed a $40M Electricity Transmission System Improvement turnkey project with Ethiopian Electric Power.

  3. ABB Technologies Enable A Stronger US Power Grid
    7/11/2018

    The impact of an extended power outage on an economy can never be underestimated. For insights, look no further than the cost of regional, weather-related outages such as major hurricanes in the United States alone.

  4. ABB Wins $150M Order To Grid-Connect World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm
    7/11/2018

    Key technologies and ABB Ability solutions will integrate wind energy from Hornsea Project Two to the UK grid, powering more than 1.3 million homes.

  5. Fast-Track Delivery Of Wärtsilä Gas Fired Power Plant Will Help Alleviate Myanmar’s Electricity Shortage In Kyaukse
    7/2/2018

    The technology group Wärtsilä has been selected to provide the generating equipment for a new gas fired power plant needed to alleviate the shortage of electricity in Myanmar

  6. NIPSCO Marks Completion Of New 100-Mile Electric Transmission Line Project
    6/29/2018

    NIPSCO announced recently the completion of the new 100-mile ReynoldsTopeka electric transmission line project, connecting NIPSCO’s Reynolds substation (in Reynolds, Ind.), Burr Oak substation (in Burr Oak, Ind.) and Hiple Substation (near Topeka, Ind.).

  7. Horizonte Completes Aero Survey For Powerline And Advances Permitting For The Araguaia Nickel Project
    6/21/2018

    Horizonte Minerals Plc, (AIM:HZM) (TSX:HZM) (‘Horizonte’ or ‘the Company’)the nickel development company focused in Brazil which is developing the Araguaia nickel project as Brazil’s next ferronickel mine, is pleased to announce that it has completed the detailed aero survey covering the route of the power line into the project and awarded contracts to cover the engineering design and permitting for the powerline and substation infrastructure for the Araguaia ferronickel project (‘Araguaia’).

  8. How Microgrids Could Boost Resilience In New Orleans
    6/14/2018

    During Hurricane Katrina and other severe storms that have hit New Orleans, power outages, flooding and wind damage combined to cut off people from clean drinking water, food, medical care, shelter, prescriptions and other vital services.

  9. Streamline Deployment Of Smart Energy Equipment With Flexible Power Line Communication (PLC) Modem
    6/12/2018

    With the uptick in smart grid infrastructure adoption globally, utilities are seeking ways to improve reliability and performance of smart meters to address multiple markets

  10. NGCP’s San Jose-Quezon Transmission Line Project In Full Swing
    5/22/2018

    NGCP’s San-Jose Quezon 230 kiloVolt (kV) transmission line upgrading project is now set to high gear after the Quezon City Government cleared the right-of-way corridor of seven transmission tower sites located in Barangays Baesa and Sangandaan.