Current Headlines

  1. Presidential Permit Application For Emera’s Atlantic Link Subsea Transmission Project
    12/4/2017

    Clean Power Northeast Development, a subsidiary of Emera Inc., has applied to the U.S. Department of Energy for a Presidential Permit, requesting authorization to build the Atlantic Link subsea electric transmission project

  2. Wataynikaneyap Power Announces Start Of Construction On The Pikangikum Power Line Project - Constructor Selected
    11/30/2017

    Wataynikaneyap Power announced today the selection of PowerTel Utilities Contractors Ltd. ("PowerTel") as the contractor to build the 117 km Pikangikum Power Line Project, which will connect Pikangikum First Nation to Ontario's power grid in Red Lake

  3. Con Edison Transmission’s Maine Power Express Project Moves Forward In New England
    11/21/2017

    Con Edison Transmission’s Maine Power Express project has achieved a significant project development milestone.

  4. Burns & McDonnell Earns ISO 9001 Certification For Electrical Transmission And Distribution Engineering
    11/20/2017

    Burns & McDonnell was notified on Oct. 18 by the International Organization for Standardization that it has achieved ISO 9001: 2015 certification for engineering design of electrical transmission, distribution and network telecommunications for power infrastructure

  5. U.S. Department Of Energy Approves Presidential Permit For Northern Pass
    11/16/2017

    Eversource Energy and Northern Pass Transmission LLC (NPT), a subsidiary of Eversource Energy, recently announced that the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has issued a Record of Decision (ROD) and approved the Presidential Permit for the Northern Pass hydroelectric transmission project that will allow NPT to construct transmission facilities at the U.S./Canada border in Pittsburg, New Hampshire

  6. UK Power Networks Partners With Aclara On £2.6M Project To Reduce Power Interruptions And Enhance Service
    11/16/2017

    Aclara, a world-class supplier of smart infrastructure technologies to water, gas, and electric utilities globally, is partnering with UK Power Networks on a groundbreaking project to help distribution network operators reduce the length and frequency of power outages by locating faults faster

  7. NTE Energy Commences Work On The Reidsville Energy Center
    11/14/2017

    NTE Energy announced that it executed a Large Generator Interconnection Agreement (LGIA) with Duke Energy to connect its second North Carolina power plant to the transmission system

  8. BHEL Wins Largest Value EPC Order For 765 kV Substation
    11/8/2017

    In the face of stiff competition, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has bagged a major order for setting up two 765 kV substations on EPC (Engineering, Procurement & Construction) basis, in West Bengal

  9. National Grid Develops Innovative Solution For An Island Community’s Unique Energy Challenges
    11/6/2017

    National Grid, a leader in developing innovative energy solutions to meet customer and community needs, will install a 48 megawatt-hour battery energy storage system, or BESS, on the island of Nantucket, 30 miles off the Massachusetts coast, to help address some unique energy challenges

  10. ABB To Optimize Transformer Manufacturing Footprint To Drive Competitiveness
    11/6/2017

    ABB recently announced a strategic realignment of its global transformer manufacturing, engineering and service footprint to enhance competitiveness in a dynamic market environment marked by increasing competition and consolidation in the rail industry. The move is part of the ‘Power Up’ transformation program in ABB’s Power Grids division.