Current Headlines

  1. Northern Pass Selected To Advance Massachusetts’ Clean Energy Goals And Deliver Substantial Benefits To New England

    Officials in Massachusetts announced recently that a bid submitted by Eversource and Hydro-Québec (HQ) to utilize Northern Pass Transmission (NPT) to deliver significant amounts of hydropower to the New England grid has been selected in the Massachusetts Clean Energy solicitation

  2. Another Record-Setting Year Of Power Reliability For ComEd Customers

    For the last five years, ComEd, a unit of Exelon, has worked on upgrading and modernizing its electrical grid to improve the reliability of its service to customers

  3. Energy Strong Advanced Technology Making PSE&G's Grid Smarter

    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

  4. Hawaiian Electric Utilities Accelerates The Connection Of New Distributed Energy Resources With GridUnity®

    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

  5. IEEE Power & Energy Society And The North American Transmission Forum To Collaborate On Reliability And Resiliency Challenges In Energy Supply And Demand

    IEEE, the world's largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, recently announced the IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) and the North American Transmission Forum (NATF) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

  6. ABB Showcases Digital Grid Solutions At DistribuTECH 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.

  7. JCP&L Completed Upgrades To More Than 80 Major Circuits In 2017 As Part Of Service Reliability Program

    Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has completed upgrades on more than 80 major circuits this year to help enhance service reliability to approximately 175,000 customers in about 150 communities in northern and central New Jersey

  8. ABB Wins $40M Order To Strengthen Indonesia’s Power Grid

    ABB has won an order worth more than $40M from a consortium comprising Doosan Heavy Industries and state-owned construction company PT Hutama Karya, to upgrade and expand the Muara Tawar combined cycle power plant in West Java, Indonesia

  9. TEP Plans New Wind Energy Project That Could Power More Than 30,000 Homes

    Tucson Electric Power (TEP) plans to issue a request for proposals (RFP) this week for the design and construction of new wind energy resources that could power up to 31,000 homes annually

  10. ATXI Receives Final Approval To Construct The Mark Twain Transmission Project In Northeast Missouri

    Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), received approval from the Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC) to proceed with the construction of the Mark Twain Transmission Project, a 100-mile, 345,000-volt transmission line and substation to be built in northeast Missouri