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138 kV transmission line in order for Eagle Ford, Texas

Oct 30, 2014

A proposal for a new 138 transmission line in the Texas region of the Eagle Ford formation has agreed upon. The proposer, the Guadalupe Valley Electric Coop, has settled on the … read more


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


EFACEC transformer plant may get new owner, more jobs

Oct 29, 2014

EFACEC, the Portuguese manufacturing and testing company, may be able to keep its power transformer manufacturing plant in Effingham County, Georgia and hire more employees. The county’s Industrial Development Authority … 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