Regulatory News

  1. ABB Enhances Communications For Power Distribution Networks

    As part of its continuously growing product offering, ABB at DistribuTECH 2017 has recently announced the launch of the ARG600, an industrial-grade LTE cellular gateway. With its broadband speeds and secure VPN connections, the ARG600 can provide monitoring and control of field devices in remote locations.

  2. ABB Wireless Network To Enable Centralized Monitoring And Control In New York

    Central Hudson Gas & Electric (Central Hudson), has begun territory-wide deployment of an ABB wireless communications network, which will provide a foundation for aggregating multiple utility applications through an integrated distribution automation program.

  3. NARUC’s Powelson Addresses Key Energy And Telecom Priorities In Trump Transition Team Outreach

    On behalf of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners, President Robert Powelson of Pennsylvania today sent letters to President-Elect Trump, as well as representatives of his energy and telecommunications transition teams.

  4. ABB Wins $75M Power Order For Long Distance Power Transmission Link In Brazil

    ABB has won an order worth around $75M to supply advanced converter transformers for the Belo Monte 800 kilovolts (kV) ultra-high-voltage direct current (UHVDC) transmission link. The 2,518 kilometer (km) link will transmit clean power generated in the north of Brazil, from the Xingu substation, to the Rio Substation in the southeast

  5. ABB Wins $100M Order To Upgrade Historic HVDC Link In California

    ABB has won an order worth more than $100M from the U.S. utility Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP), to modernize the existing Sylmar HVDC (high-voltage direct current) converter station in California. 

  6. Harju Elekter Group Signed A Large Volume Contract

    Harju Elekter Group won the procurement for the supply of substations held by Finland’s largest distribution network company Caruna. According to the contract awarded for 2+1+1 years, concluded on 19 December 2016, more than 1000 pre-fabricated substations per year shall be added to the current production of the Harju Elekter Group’s electric equipment plants in Estonia and Finland for Caruna Group, bringing about a considerable increase in production

  7. Wärtsilä To Supply Flexible 100 MW Combined Heat And Power Plant To Germany

    Wärtsilä will supply a 100 MW combined heat and power (CHP) plant to Kraftwerke Mainz-Wiesbaden AG in Germany. The Smart Power Generation power plant, consisting of ten Wärtsilä 34SG engines running on natural gas, is scheduled to be fully operational by the end of 2018

  8. ABB Showcases Leading-Edge Power Generation Solutions At PGI 2016 In Orlando

    ABB will present its complete portfolio of solutions for the power generation industry at this year’s Power Gen International 2016, held in Orlando, Florida on December 13-15.

  9. Fortum To Supply Low-NOx Combustion Technology For Krakow Power Plant

    Fortum will supply secondary measure technology to reduce the nitrogen emissions (SNCR – Selective Non-Catalytic Reduction) on two boilers at a coal-fired power plant in Krakow, Poland owned by EDF Group

  10. Wärtsilä To Supply A 101 MW Power Plant To Argentina

    Wärtsilä will supply a 101 MW Smart Power Generation plant to Pampa Energía Argentina. Wärtsilä's scope is to deliver a turnkey solution, including the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC)