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Substation construction and investments round-up

Jul 22, 2014

This week has seen multiple developments in substations. In this article, Power Transformer News provides you with a brief round-up. Saudi’s $117.6 million substation Saudi Industrial Property Authority has signed up a … read more

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Doble: More utility companies willing to invest in monitoring solutions

Jul 22, 2014

In an interview with international power consultants Doble Engineering, Power Transformer News asked Doble President Dave Zabetakis and Vice President of Consulting and Testing Services, Paul Griffin about the company’s position in the changing transformer … read more


Massena Electric Department hopes for repair after hot spot found

Jul 22, 2014

Massena Electric Department (MED) in New York, United States, has sent a transformer for repair after unusual oil readings, in the hope that the transformer will not need to be … read more


Eastern India substation upgrade contract handed to Alstom

Jul 22, 2014

A €25 million contract to upgrade grid infrastructure in eastern India has been awarded to Alstom by Power Grid Corporation of India Limited.  The contract will see Alstom upgrade existing 400/220 … read more

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Partnership between Schneider and Green Energy to create standardised microgrid solution

Jul 21, 2014

Power equipment manufacturer Schneider Electric has partnered with Green Energy Corp to work on a standardised microgrid solution for both private and public energy clients.  James Potach, Senior Vice President of … read more


CEZ Bulgaria to invest almost half a million euros in grid upgrades this month

Jul 21, 2014

CEZ Distribution Bulgaria AD is to invest €452,000 in grid upgrades this month as part of ongoing efforts to modernise the power network in both the capital and the west … read more

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Alstom CEO plays down acquisition complexity in the face of shares dip

Jul 21, 2014

French multi-industry manufacturer Alstom has seen a decline in its share price of 6 percent since the beginning of June, despite having come to a deal with General Electric for … read more