Current Headlines

  1. M&I Electric Brazil Announces Services Contract Award For 342MW Power Plant
    4/26/2018

    American Electric Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AETI), a leading provider of power delivery solutions for the global energy industry, announced today that its M&I Electric Brazil subsidiary has been awarded a contract to provide specialized services for the complete overhaul in-situ of twenty (20) 13.8kV, 11MVA diesel generators for a large Brazilian power utility company

  2. Kansai Electric Power And OSIsoft To Collaborate To Improve The Efficiency Of Thermal Power Plants
    4/25/2018

    Kansai Electric Power and OSIsoft LLC, a leader in operational intelligence, unveiled a venture to help power producers improve the efficiency and operation of their thermal power plants with data

  3. ABB Launches The World’s First Digitally Integrated Power Transformer
    4/23/2018

    The ABB Ability Power Transformer, unveiled at the 2018 Hanover Fair, in Germany, will be the world’s first integrated solution for digitally enabled power transformers, fundamentally changing the transformer paradigm.

  4. ABB Celebrates 50 Years Of Pioneering Gas Insulated Switchgear Technology
    4/23/2018

    Fifty years ago, ABB (erstwhile BBC) installed the first GIS in an underground substation in the heart of Zurich, Switzerland, enhancing the city’s power supply, conserving space and starting a revolution that continues to shape the way power is transmitted and distributed.

  5. ABB Launches World’s Fastest e-Vehicle Charger At Hannover Messe, Strengthening Its Leadership In Sustainable Mobility
    4/22/2018

    By operating at powers of up to 350 kilowatts, the newest model from ABB, Terra High Power charger, adds up to 200 kilometers of range to an electric vehicle in just 8 minutes.

  6. ABB To Showcase Its ABB Ability Digital Grid Solutions At IEEE 2018
    4/18/2018

    New T&D technologies focus on digital substations and transformers, GIS switchgear and high- and medium-voltage equipment.

  7. HVDC Converter Station Market - Increasing Adoption Of Efficient Power Transmission Systems
    4/17/2018

    A high voltage direct current (HVDC) converter is a distinctive type of substation used as an equipment for HVDC transmission lines. These converter stations are especially used to transmit bulk of power to long distances and for converting alternating current (AC) to direct current (DC) or vice versa.

  8. FirstEnergy Substation Upgrade To Benefit Penelec Customers In Erie County
    4/16/2018

    FirstEnergy (NYSE: FE) and its subsidiaries are upgrading and expanding a 230-kilovolt electric substation in North East, Pa., to enhance reliability for customers as well as reduce the frequency and duration of power outages for Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec) customers in Erie County.

  9. NYPA Files Formal Application For Rebuild Of Major North-South Power Transmission Artery
    4/5/2018

    The New York Power Authority (NYPA) recently announced that it has formally filed an application, known as an Article VII application, with the New York State Department of Public Service (DPS) for the planned rebuild of the Moses to Adirondack transmission lines in Northern New York

  10. OG&E Completes Mustang Energy Center
    4/4/2018

    Oklahoma Gas and Electric, a subsidiary of Oklahoma City-based OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE: OGE), has completed construction of its new, state-of-the-art Mustang Energy Center.