Current Headlines

  1. Toledo Edison Adds New Line And Substation Workers From Power Systems Institute Training Programs
    6/14/2018

    Toledo Edison, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utility, has hired 20 graduates of the company's utility worker training program as part of its ongoing efforts to enhance service reliability for customers in northwest Ohio.

  2. How Microgrids Could Boost Resilience In New Orleans
    6/14/2018

    During Hurricane Katrina and other severe storms that have hit New Orleans, power outages, flooding and wind damage combined to cut off people from clean drinking water, food, medical care, shelter, prescriptions and other vital services.

  3. Streamline Deployment Of Smart Energy Equipment With Flexible Power Line Communication (PLC) Modem
    6/12/2018

    With the uptick in smart grid infrastructure adoption globally, utilities are seeking ways to improve reliability and performance of smart meters to address multiple markets

  4. G&W Electric's Python® EHV Cable Accessories Achieves 500kV
    6/7/2018

    G&W Electric recently introduced a new 500kV cable system for their complete series of Python EHV Cable Accessories. This latest cable system has passed the qualifying type test at the China Electric Power Research Institute

  5. JinkoSolar Signs 1.43 GW Supply Agreement With sPower In The U.S.
    6/5/2018

    JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: JKS) ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company"), a global leader in the solar industry, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, JinkoSolar (U.S.) Inc. has entered into a three-year agreement to supply 1.43GW of high efficiency modules to sPower, a leading renewable energy independent power producer

  6. ATXI Breaks Ground On The Mark Twain Transmission Project
    5/23/2018

    Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI) – a wholly owned subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) – has begun construction of the Mark Twain Transmission Project, a 96-mile, 345,000-volt transmission line and substation to be built in northeast Missouri that will bolster energy reliability for the region.

  7. NGCP’s San Jose-Quezon Transmission Line Project In Full Swing
    5/22/2018

    NGCP’s San-Jose Quezon 230 kiloVolt (kV) transmission line upgrading project is now set to high gear after the Quezon City Government cleared the right-of-way corridor of seven transmission tower sites located in Barangays Baesa and Sangandaan.

  8. Lockheed Martin Selected To Provide GridStar™ Energy Storage For New ComEd Microgrid Project In Chicago
    5/15/2018

    Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) signed an agreement to supply a GridStar™ Lithium energy storage system to ComEd, Illinois' largest electric utility. The 2 MWh system will be integrated into ComEd's Bronzeville community microgrid project in Chicago.

  9. FirstEnergy Nearing Completion Of Transmission Line Project To Support Northern Ohio
    5/7/2018

    A subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. will energize a new 138-kilovolt transmission line and substation later this month to enhance service reliability for Ohio Edison and Toledo Edison customers across northern Ohio.

  10. ABB Showcases Digital Solutions At AWEA WINDPOWER 2018
    5/4/2018

    Wind developers and operators can maximize renewable penetration, grid interconnection, profitability, efficiency and reliability from power source to plug through ABB Ability based digital technologies