Current Headlines

  1. Construction Underway On New FirstEnergy Transmission Line In Western Pennsylvania

    FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) and its subsidiaries are rebuilding and modernizing an electric transmission line to enhance service reliability for West Penn Power and Penn Power customers in Butler and Mercer counties

  2. Martineau Electric Completes Planet Fitness New World Headquarters

    The Planet Fitness project included the completion of an 80,000 square foot building that includes a gym, cafeteria, office space, and an upgraded generator over an 8-week project timeline

  3. Starline Adds Two New Products To Its Meter Offering

    Starline, the customizable, flexible power distribution and critical metering provider for the mission critical, industrial and retail markets, introduces the Corded Critical Power Monitor (CPM) and the Retrofit Critical Power Monitor (CPM)

  4. ABB To Acquire GE Industrial Solutions

    ABB recently announced the acquisition of GE Industrial Solutions, GE’s global electrification solutions business. GE Industrial Solutions has deep customer relationships in more than 100 countries and an established installed base with strong roots in North America, ABB’s biggest market.

  5. JCP&L Completes Tree Trimming Along 2,500 Miles Of Power Lines To Enhance System Reliability

    Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) forestry contractors will trim trees in more than 50 municipalities in September as part of its $34 million vegetation management program for 2017.

  6. PJM Conference On Grid Resilience Explores New Challenges To Grid Security

    PJM Interconnection, the operator of the nation's largest electric grid, conducted its Grid 20/20: Focus on Security & Resilience conference Tuesday to facilitate discussion among electric industry leaders on the role of resilience in electric transmission planning, operations and power markets. Experts discussed cyber and physical security challenges.

  7. GridLiance Completes Acquisition Of Valley Electric Association, Inc.’s 230-kV Transmission System

    GridLiance Holdco, L.P., (GridLiance) an independent electric transmission company, has completed its acquisition of Valley Electric Association, Inc.’s (VEA) high voltage transmission system, including more than 160 miles of 230-kV transmission lines and related substation equipment

  8. Power Plants Supplied By Wärtsilä Helping To Alleviate Bangladesh's Electricity Shortage

    The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply two more power plants to Bangladesh. Orion Group, one of the country's leading industrial conglomerates, is developing two 110 MW power plants, each of which will operate on six Wärtsilä 50 engines running on heavy fuel oil (HFO).

  9. Starwood Energy And General Motors Sign A Long-Term Agreement For Renewable Energy

    Starwood Energy Group Global, LLC, a leading private investment firm focused on energy infrastructure, announced today that an affiliate has signed a long-term renewable energy power purchase agreement with General Motors

  10. Torino Power Solutions Provides Update

    Torino Power Solutions Inc. (CSE:TPS) (Frankfurt:A143TE) (the “Company” or “Torino”), is pleased to provide the following operational update. The company has ramped up its business development activity over the last two quarters and is building a pipeline of potential utility clients