Current Headlines

  1. ABB To Enhance Power Reliability In U.S. Capital
    3/6/2018

    ABB will supply gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) to strengthen the U.S. capital’s electrical network. The order is a part of the Capital Grid project and was awarded by Pepco Holdings, a member of the Exelon family of companies, a leading electric and gas utility company serving more than 2 million people in Washington, D.C.

  2. Siemens Gamesa Strengthens Its Offshore Strategy In China Through A Technology License Agreement For Its 8 MW Turbine
    3/2/2018

    Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has taken another step forward in its offshore strategy in China by signing an agreement with Chinese multinational Shanghai Electric today to license its offshore technology SG 8.0 MW direct drive

  3. OATI Presents Grid Of The Future: Grid 4.0™ At TechAdvantage
    2/21/2018

    Building on the great success and support received at DistribuTECH 2018, OATI will once again demonstrate Grid 4.0,™ also known as the “Grid of the Future,” at TechAdvantage 2018 on February 26-28, 2018 at the Music City Center in Nashville, TN

  4. Tenaska Signs Long-Term Power Purchase Agreement With Associated Electric Cooperative For Missouri Wind Project
    2/12/2018

    Tenaska, one of the leading independent power producers in the United States, has signed a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with Associated Electric Cooperative Inc. (Associated) with a capacity of approximately 236 megawatts (MW) of renewable power from a wind project in northwest Missouri

  5. Sunverge Extends Advanced Virtual Power Plant Capabilities
    2/8/2018

    With its latest software release, Sunverge Energy has made it easier for electric utilities to use real-time data at the edge of the grid to better manage and optimize Distributed Energy Resources (DERs), Home Energy Management Systems (HEMS) and smart devices

  6. WAPA, Southline Transmission Sign Participation Agreement To Develop New Transmission Line In Southwest
    2/5/2018

    Western Area Power Administration's Desert Southwest Region and Southline Transmission, L.L.C., signed a participation agreement, Jan. 31, committing both parties to developing the Southline Transmission Project—a new critical energy infrastructure effort that will support grid reliability and facilitate renewable energy development in the region

  7. Historical Power Interconnector In Canada Achieves Key Milestone
    1/30/2018

    ABB recently achieved a major milestone with the successful testing of the Maritime Link, enabling Emera to exchange electricity between the Island of Newfoundland and Nova Scotia for the first time in history.

  8. Energy Strong Advanced Technology Making PSE&G's Grid Smarter
    1/25/2018

    In the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, Public Service Electric and Gas Co. (PSE&G), with support from the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities, embarked on Energy Strong, a $1.2 billion program that is making electric and gas systems more resilient against severe weather

  9. Hawaiian Electric Utilities Accelerates The Connection Of New Distributed Energy Resources With GridUnity®
    1/24/2018

    GridUnity, a pioneer in distributed energy analytics software-as-a-service, announces Hawaiian Electric's rapid expansion of its software to help the three electric utilities efficiently and reliably connect new distributed energy resources (DER) to the grid

  10. ABB Showcases Digital Grid Solutions At DistribuTECH 2018
    1/23/2018

    ABB will present leading-edge grid technologies at DistribuTECH, the leading annual electric power transmission and distribution conference and exhibition event being held in San Antonio, Texas.