Current Headlines

  1. Prysmian Secures A Project For Submarine Power Cable Links In The Venetian Lagoon

    Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, announces that Terna Rete Italia has confirmed a series of additional works — originally included as an option — to be added to the Venetian Lagoon submarine power cable links project, a contract awarded to the Group last year following a European bid.

  2. ABB’s Microgrid To Power Aruba And Support Transition To Renewable Energy

    ABB will provide an advanced microgrid to WEB Aruba N.V., the main power utility serving the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba. ABB’s software, automation and control technologies will help WEB Aruba integrate solar and wind energy, forecast and plan better and optimize operations in real-time, while meeting Aruba’s growing demand for electricity.

  3. American Transmission Co. Unveils Groundbreaking New Method For Transmission Line Construction

    American Transmission Co. has developed a new method for installing transmission structure foundations that is faster, safer, more economical and more environmentally friendly than traditional installation methods.

  4. GE Signs A Multi-Year Services Agreement With Jordan’s Samra Electric Power Company

    GE Power signed a multi-year agreement (MYA) with Samra Electric Power Company (SEPCO) in Jordan. Under the agreement, GE will provide SEPCO with full plant maintenance services, including parts and repairs for critical power generation equipment for the 1,175 megawatts (MW) Samra Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) Power Plant in the Zarqa region, which feeds power into the national grid for both residential and commercial use.

  5. Southwestern Power Group Selects Coreworx Interface Management And Contract Management

    The Southwestern Power Group selects Coreworx information management solutions for its SunZia Southwest Transmission Project. The project, currently in the detailed design phase, consists of 515 miles of bi-directional, extra-high voltage transmission lines and the associated sub-stations that are capable of carrying upwards of 3000 megawatts of predominately wind power from New Mexico into Arizona

  6. NV Energy Seeks 50 ‘Qualifying Facility’ Megawatts Of Renewable Energy Or Cogeneration Resources

    Responding to a requirement from the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada, NV Energy has announced that it is seeking proposals to secure 25 megawatts of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission-defined “qualifying facility” resources in southern Nevada and 25 megawatts of such qualifying facilities in northern Nevada

  7. FirstEnergy Upgrading Transmission Line In Central Ohio

    FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) is rebuilding and modernizing a 69-kilovolt (kV) transmission line to enhance service reliability for approximately 10,000 electric customers near Mansfield, Ohio

  8. JCP&L Completes Transmission System Reinforcement Project In Eatontown Area

    Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has completed a $4.8 million transmission system reinforcement project in Eatontown to enhance customer service reliability for more than 4,000 customers in the Monmouth County area.

  9. Transource Energy Announces New PA/MD Electric Transmission Project To Increase Consumer Access To More Affordable Power

    Transource Energy, a partnership between American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) and Great Plains Energy (NYSE: GXP), today announced plans to develop the Independence Energy Connection (IEC), a new overhead electric transmission project in Pennsylvania and Maryland, to increase consumer access to more affordable power in the region.

  10. Landis+Gyr Announces New Automated Data Management And Measurement Contracts With State Electricity Distribution Company

    Landis+Gyr, a global leader in transforming the way energy is delivered and managed, today announces the signing of two contracts with the State Electricity Distribution Company (CEEE-D): (i) For data collection and management of commercial and industrial users, and (ii) the supply and installation of a Centralized Measurement System for residential energy consumers