Regulatory News

  1. ABB Digitalizes Critical Substation In New York City To Improve Power Supply
    3/14/2017

    ABB has completed a major upgrade of a key substation in New York City, where several conventional pieces of power equipment have been replaced with digitally-enabled technology, in collaboration with leading energy utility Con Edison.

  2. GE Power Signs Multiyear Agreement And First Cybersecurity Solution In Latin America
    3/13/2017

    GE Power has signed a multiyear service agreement (MYA) with Centrais Elétricas de Sergipe S.A. (CELSE) for a new combined-cycle power plant in northeastern Brazil. The agreement includes operations, maintenance, repairs and digital solutions as well as GE’s first order in Latin America for its OpShield cybersecurity solution.

  3. ABB Showcases Latest Technologies To Enable A Smarter Power Grid At Houston Event
    3/13/2017

    ABB will showcase a range of products, systems, software and service solutions including some of its latest innovations, at its flagship US customer event (ABB Customer World) in Houston, Texas, from March 12-16, 2017.

  4. FortisOntario Inc. Completes Transaction To Increase Its Investment In Wataynikaneyap Power Transmission Project
    3/10/2017

    Wataynikaneyap Power LP is pleased to announce that FortisOntario Inc. ("FortisOntario") through its parent company Fortis Inc. has completed the transaction to increase its share in the ownership of the transmission partnership by acquiring the interest of Renewable Energy Systems Canada Inc. (RES)

  5. NGCP Launches Program For Aspiring Transmission Line Personnel
    3/10/2017

    System operator and transmission service provider, NGCP, formally introduces the Line Ranger School, a program that seeks young individuals who want to become the new generation of transmission line experts

  6. ELECTRIC POWER Conference + Exhibition Announces Their 2017 Keynote Speakers
    2/27/2017

    The organizers of the 2017 ELECTRIC POWER Conference + Exhibition announced recently that Bryan Hanson, Senior Vice President of Exelon Generation and President and Chief Nuclear Officer of Exelon Nuclear, Exelon Generation LLC; and Dr. Huei Peng, Director of the University of Michigan Mobility Transformation Center and the Roger L. McCarthy Prof. of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan, will be the keynote speakers for the 19th annual ELECTRIC POWER Conference and Exhibition, which takes place April 10-13, 2017, at McCormick Place West in Chicago, IL.

  7. ABB Unveils Next Generation Magnetostrictive Transmitters For Liquid Level Measurement
    2/13/2017

    ABB’s Measurement & Analytics business announces the North American launch of the new K-TEK LMT Series magnetostrictive level transmitters. In keeping with ABB’s goal to make measurement easy for customers, the LMT Series is designed to further advance the ease of use, safety and reliability of the well-known AT series of transmitters.

  8. Vestas Wins 100 MW Deal In Argentina
    2/6/2017

    Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order from Greenwind S.A, a subsidiary of Pampa Energía, one of the largest power companies in Argentina, to supply 29 V126-3.45 MW turbines for the 100 MW Corti wind park in the Bahía Blanca, Argentina

  9. ABB Microgrid To Bring Clean Energy And Power Reliability To Alaska Community
    2/3/2017

    ABB will provide an innovative microgrid, combining battery and flywheel based storage technologies, designed to test scalability and improve power stability for around 300,000 people in Anchorage, Alaska, USA.

  10. ABB Launches Next-Generation Asset Management Solution To Improve Efficiency And Optimize Costs
    2/2/2017

    ABB recently announced the global launch of its next-generation asset performance management (APM) solution, Asset Health Center 3.0.