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ABB wins substation order in UAE

Oct 29, 2014

ABB has won an order worth around $55 million from Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA) to build a substation that will integrate power from the Mohammed bin Rashid Al … read more


GE monitoring solution to be implemented in Georgia

Oct 29, 2014

GE has announced a deal with Georgia Power to deliver a complete transformer monitoring solution for 2,000 transformers. The system provides real-time data on the condition of each transformer on … read more


Alstom wins €11M substation project in Chhattisgarh state

Oct 29, 2014

Alstom T&D India has been granted a contract worth almost €11 million to construct and commission a 400 kV substation in Jagdalpur city, Chhattisgarh. The Chhattisgarh State Power Transmission Company … read more


Japanese mills to open GOESS negotiations

Oct 28, 2014

Negotiations of Japanese mills’ grain oriented electrical steel sheets (GOESS) are expected to begin as early as November, with shipments going out between January and March next year. Japanese mills … read more


Nuclear plant back online after inverter failure

Oct 28, 2014

After an electrical circuit card in a power inverter failed last week, operators of a nuclear plant in Akron, Ohio were scrambling to get the plant running again. A power … read more


U.S. Electricity distribution investments soar over two decades

Oct 27, 2014

Over the last two decades investments by U.S. investor-owned utilities have increased in the electricity distribution system, even as U.S. electricity sales have decreased. The distribution system reached a peak … read more


Football results problem due to transformer failure

Oct 27, 2014

Authorities evacuated the Cross County Mall in New York State on Friday evening after an electrical transformer caught fire, causing a power outage. The power failure further caused the area’s … read more