05. November 2015 · Comments Off on Ericsson partnership to develop smart energy services for solar sector  · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

A new cross-industry collaboration consisting of Ericsson, ABB and E.ON aims to develop smart energy services and products for several industries including the solar power sector.Communications giant Ericsson today announced the cooperation agreement with power and automation specialist ABB and energy company E.ON to develop products that improve energy and operational efficiency.

Source: Ericsson partnership to develop smart energy services for solar sector – 30 Oct 2015 – News from BusinessGreen

05. February 2015 · Comments Off on Research and Markets: Global Home Automation System Market 2015-2019 with ABB, Honeywell International, Schneider Electric & Siemens Dominating · Categories: News · Tags: ,

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/k6qnzs/global_home) has announced the addition of the “Global Home Automation System Market 2015-2019” report to their offering.

The Global Home Automation market to grow at a CAGR of 56.75% over the period 2014-2019

via Research and Markets: Global Home Automation System Market 2015-2019 with ABB, Honeywell International, Schneider Electric & Siemens Dominating | Business Wire.

14. July 2014 · Comments Off on Smart grid wins: new transmission projects and a major solar farm at Indy 500 · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Scan the smart grid wins roundup below for news about new transmission projects for ABB and Alstom Grid, an impressive new solar farm at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, grants for Washington energy storage projects and and an award for Sensus.

PROJECTS AND DEVELOPMENTS

ABB has won an order worth approximately $400 million from NSP Maritime Link Inc., a subsidiary of Emera Inc., to supply a high-voltage direct current power transmission solution creating the first electricity link between the island of Newfoundland and the North American power grid. The order was booked in the second quarter of 2014. Read more >>

via Smart Grid: Smart grid wins: new transmission projects and a major solar farm at Indy 500.

12. May 2014 · Comments Off on Smart grid wins: what a big week for smart grid projects, partnerships and more · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

As you will quickly see, it has been a busy and varied week for the smart grid sector. Read about ABB’s contribution to grid stabilization, a grid security patent for Nation-E, San Antonio’s metering initiative, PSE&G’s grid hardening project, new partnerships and an acquisition.

via Smart Grid: Smart grid wins: what a big week for smart grid projects, partnerships and more.

18. April 2014 · Comments Off on ABB To Supply Medium-Voltage Power Products For Italian Smart Grid Project · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Power and automation technology group ABB has won an order from Italian utility Azienda Comunale Elettricita e Acque to supply medium-voltage products that will help facilitate the development of a smart grid project spanning a new section of Rome’s electrical distribution network.

via Renew Grid: Content / Projects & Contracts / ABB To Supply Medium-Voltage Power Products For Italian Smart Grid Project.

07. April 2014 · Comments Off on Read all about it… smart grid wins in energy storage, metering and more · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

It’s a wide-ranging collection of smart grid wins this week, from Itron’s water metering project in Saudi Arabia to ABB’s participation in a new smart grid project in Italy. Also, there’s more news on energy storage, microgrids, real-time monitoring, solar power and more.

via Smart Grid: Read all about it… smart grid wins in energy storage, metering and more.

01. April 2014 · Comments Off on ABB to provide voltage products for Italian smart grid project · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Azienda Comunale Elettricità e Acque (ACEA) has awarded a contract to ABB to supply voltage products that will facilitate the development of a smart grid project in Italy.

Under the contract, the company will supply its advanced UniSec switchgear equipped with protection relays from the Relion product family, for the project spanning a new section of Rome’s electrical distribution network supply medium.

Specifically developed for smart grid applications, the switchgear has combined current and voltage sensors for use in secondary substations, and also includes devices for primary substations and for interfacing with distributed generation in secondary distribution substations for better reliability and availability.

via ABB to provide voltage products for Italian smart grid project – Energy Business Review.

30. March 2014 · Comments Off on Smart grid wins: Building better electric grids · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

This week’s smart grid wins include a variety of projects and announcements, from ABB’s power generation order in India to UPA’s smart meter project in Orlando.

via Smart Grid: Smart grid wins: Building better electric grids.

11. March 2014 · Comments Off on How data centers can improve energy use · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

If you’re a data center manager, one of your biggest worries is having a reliable power source. Utility companies are helping to ease such concerns by deploying smart-grid technologies throughout North America. “Utilities are recognizing the importance of data centers as a growing fraction of a rapidly changing energy consumption mix, and they know the traditional model no longer works,” says Mietek Glinkowski, global head of technology for ABB’s data center industry segment.

via How data centers can improve energy use.

22. February 2014 · Comments Off on ABB Cables To Connect 400 MW Offshore Wind Farm With U.K. Grid · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

ABB has won an order worth around $55 million to supply a submarine alternating-current (AC) power cable system for the 400 MW Dudgeon offshore wind farm, located off the coast of Norfolk, U.K. Dudgeon Offshore Wind Ltd., a company owned by Statoil and Statkraft, placed the order, and the underwater cables will feed the electricity generated by the project into the U.K. national grid.

via Renew Grid: Content / Projects & Contracts / ABB Cables To Connect 400 MW Offshore Wind Farm With U.K. Grid.