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Mexico state utility to launch tenders for 12 power, gas projects

Jan 30, 2015

Mexico’s state utility CFE is requiring tenders for 12 electric power and natural gas infrastructure projects, including an addition of 666 MW to the electric grid. CFE’s projects will further … read more

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Zaporozhtransformator (ZTR) signs contract with Saudi Electricity Company

Jan 29, 2015

Zaporozhtransformator (ZTR), an Ukrainian transformer manufacturer, has signed a first contract with a division of Saudi Electricity Company to supply reserve transformers. “At present, ZTR is the only enterprise on … read more

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Tamil Nadu utility worker electrocuted by transformer

Jan 29, 2015

A field assistant in north Tamil Nadu, India has died from an electrocution, received after climbing on a transformer in order to carry out work. Two employees of the Tamil … read more

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Alstom T&D India reports 18% decline in sales year over year

Jan 29, 2015

Alstom’s transmission and distribution business in India (Alstom T&D India) has released its results for the quarter ended December 31, 2014. Total income in the quarter was down by 16% … read more

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Doble acquires software company Enoserv

Jan 29, 2015

Doble Engineering Company has acquired the assets of US based utility software company Enoserv LLC. The acquisition positions Doble to more comprehensively meet the testing needs of electric power organizations … read more

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From Minnesota to Vietnam: power transmission projects underway

Jan 28, 2015

While north-central Minnesota may see two new transmission lines this year, Vietnam plans to implement 54 power transmission projects totalling $40 million in 2015. Minnesota power supplier Great River Energy … read more

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Former utility employee pleads guilty after selling transformer scrap metal

Jan 28, 2015

A former electric substation superintendent for Danville Utilities, in Virginia state, has pleaded guilty to two counts of grand larceny. The charges are in relation to money the accused made … read more