Image - Alstoms Smart Grid Technology Contributing to US Grid Modernization

Alstom's Smart Grid Technology Contributing to US Grid Modernization

From 2010 to 2015, Alstom Grid contributed to United States' largest smart grid demonstration called Pacific Northwest Smart Grid Demonstration Project, which issued its extensive Technology Performance Report document earlier this month. During this five-year, $178 million research project spanning five Pacific Northwest states, Alstom provided the sophisticated power systems software to model regional behavior in a new approach to energy manage...

Smart Grids - Jul 29, 2015


Image - Siemens Receives 3 Onshore Wind Orders in UK and Ireland

Siemens Receives 3 Onshore Wind Orders in UK and Ireland

Siemens Wind Power and Renewables Division has been awarded orders from three different customers to construct, install and commission 52 units of its D3 direct drive wind turbines at three projects in Ireland and Scotland. The three wind farms Raheenleagh in County Wicklow, 70km south of Dublin; Aikengall 2, to the south east of Edinburgh; and Phase 1 of Galway Wind Park, located near to the city of Galway, represent a major contribution to onsh...

Wind - Jul 27, 2015


Image - ABB wins $30M order to increase Norways grid capacity

ABB wins $30M order to increase Norway's grid capacity

ABB transformer technology supports Norway’s push to increase the volume of clean energy it can transport reliably over its grid using existing transmission corridors ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth around $30 million from Norwegian transmission system operator Statnett SF to supply power transformers that will help to significantly increase the capacity of the country’s central po...

Smart Grids - Jul 27, 2015




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