Current Headlines

  1. ABB To Showcase Its ABB Ability Digital Grid Solutions At IEEE 2018

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

  2. ABB Selected By Electrify America To Provide High Power Electric Vehicle Chargers Across The United States

    The chargers, which can refresh even the largest electric vehicle battery in under 15 minutes, were selected for deployment by Electrify America, which plans to place hundreds of charging stations within and around 17 metropolitan areas and along multiple nationwide highway corridors.

  3. Fortum Wins Contract To Supply The Biggest Solar Electricity System In Nordic History

    Fortum won S Group’s competitive bidding process for the implementation of a solar electricity system on the rooftops of approx. 40 commercial buildings across Finland. With a total output capacity of about 10 MW, the solar electricity project is the biggest ever supply of rooftop solar electricity systems to be installed on rooftops in the Nordic countries

  4. PacifiCorp Wind Expansion Advances With Wyoming Approval

    The Wyoming Public Service Commission on Thursday approved PacifiCorp moving ahead with a significant wind and transmission expansion plan that would add enough new wind energy to power more than 400,000 homes by 2020

  5. Construction Starts At The World's Largest Hydrogen Pilot Plant

    An EU-funded flagship project for a CO2-reduced energy future and the decarbonization of steel production is taking shape: today, at the voestalpine site in Linz, the H2FUTURE project consortium, consisting of voestalpine, Siemens, VERBUND, and Austrian Power Grid, together with the research partners K1-MET and ECN, officially gave the go-ahead for construction of the world's largest pilot plant for the production of "green" hydrogen

  6. Uptake Acquires Asset Performance Technologies, World's Most Comprehensive Library Of Industrial Equipment Failure Data

    Industrial AI software leader Uptake today announced that it has acquired Albuquerque-based Asset Performance Technologies, Inc. (APT) for an undisclosed amount.

  7. EPC Contract With Shanghai Electric To Develop 700 MW DEWA CSP Project Signed In China

    The Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) agreement with Shanghai Electric Generation Group (SEGC) for the DEWA (Dubai Electricity and Water Authority) 700MW CSP project in Dubai was signed at a ceremony in China

  8. Request For Offers Launches For Oakland Clean Energy Initiative

    Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), in collaboration with East Bay Community Energy, is seeking innovative clean energy project proposals to meet local transmission reliability needs

  9. Construction Of IGCC Facilities Begins At 540 MW Plant In Hirono-Machi, Fukushima

    Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) will start construction of an integrated coal gasification combined-cycle (IGCC) facilities in Hirono-machi, Fukushima Prefecture. The full-turnkey order, placed by Hirono IGCC Power GK(1), calls for a next-generation high-efficiency power plant with a generating capacity of 540 megawatts (MW)

  10. Sterling And Wilson Announces Its Foray Into Hybrid Power Plants And Energy Storage Solutions; Aims 1GWh Of Installations Globally

    Sterling and Wilson, an Indian multinational engaged in engineering, construction, manufacturing and energy services with over $1Bn in revenue has announced its foray into Hybrid Power Plants and Energy Storage solutions as part of its commitment to consistently expand its range of offerings to reflect the future of energy