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Siemens Energy and Sumitomo to Partner on Irish-UK Interconnector
Solar & Wind In South Africa Contributed More Than Nuclear For 1st Time Ever In 2020
The rest was met by other sources, including diesel, hydro, and pumped storage plants.
Blockchain in Power Sector Gets a Boost with Hitachi Backing
Hitachi ABB Power Grids is to collaborate with Energy Web in advancing the implementation of blockchain in its solutions.
Hawaiian Electric to Expand Grid Services Contract with OATI
The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission has approved Open Access Technology International’s second Grid Services Purchase Agreement with Hawaiian Electric.
French Company Orange Signs Power Purchase Agreement with Total
French telecommunications operator Orange has signed a corporate power purchase agreement with Total.
Wartsila, LUT University Carry out Study to Explore Carbon-Neutral Power System in India by 2050
The joint study is focused on investments in flexible generation technologies for India’s energy transition
TCN to Add 4,000MW to Nigerian National Grid
According to a variety of news reports, the Transmission Company of Nigeria have said that projects currently being executed by the company would boost the national power grid by an additional 4,000MW when completed.
Israel, Cyprus and Greece Agree to Link Power Grids via Subsea Cable
Cyprus, Greece and Israel on Monday signed an initial agreement to build the world's longest and deepest underwater power cable that will traverse the Mediterranean seabed at a cost of about $900 million and link their electricity grids.
ERCOT Overcharged Power Companies $16 billion for Electricity During Winter Freeze, Firm Says
An independent market monitor for the Public Utility Commission of Texas wrote in a letter that the power grid operator kept market prices too high for nearly two days after widespread outages ended.
Germany Expands Power Transmission Network to Facilitate Energy Transition
The German government on Thursday amended the law that provides for the expansion of the country's power transmission network to facilitate the energy transition.
Dutch Crew Starts HKN/HKW Onshore Substation Job
BAM Infra Nederland says that work on the transformer at Beverwijk will be completed in November 2023
China Power Giant Wants to Get Ahead on Xi’s Emissions Goals
China’s utility giant is planning to upgrade its massive electricity grid over the next few years to allow it to move away from coal generation and reach peak carbon emissions as soon as possible.
New York Transco Begins Construction on 345kV Transmission Project
New York Transco has started construction work on the New York Energy Solution transmission line upgrade works in the US.
Asia to Deploy more than 570 million Smart Electricity Meters
A new report released by research firm Berg Insight explores the deployment of smart electricity meters in China, India, Japan and South Korea between 2021 and 2025.
World's 1st 660 KV Transmission System Sends Around 300-billion kilovolt Electricity in Decade
The world's first 660 kilovolt high-voltage direct current transmission line has transmitted around 300-billion kilovolt electricity from northwest China to east China in the past decade.
China’s State Grid Sets Peak Emissions Plan
China's state-controlled power network operator the State Grid has released a plan to achieve peak emissions and carbon neutrality, in line with the government's net-zero pledge.
SP Energy Networks Completes £30m Grid Upgrade
Work took two years to refurbish overhead transmission lines in southern Scotland.
New York Begins Construction on $854m Transmission Project
The New York State government has started construction of the $854m Marcy to New Scotland Transmission Upgrade Project in the US.
1 Million Smart Meter Milestone in Australia and New Zealand
Surging solar and behind the meter services are driving smart meters across electricity markets.
Fire at Siemens Transformer Plant
A fire has broken out at the Siemens transformer plant in Nuremberg, potentially causing millions of euros in damage.
Hitachi ABB Power Grids Launch New Smart Digital Substation
Hitachi ABB Power Grids has announced the launch of its Smart Digital Substation, with the unique predictive, prescriptive and prognostic capabilities of Hitachi’s industry-leading Lumada Asset Performance Management solution.
Ultra-high voltage grid
Construction of the First UHV Project in Anhui During the 14th Five-Year Plan Started
On February 21, the Baihetan-Jiangsu ±800 kV UHV DC transmission line project started.
Beijing 2022 Olympics to be Powered by 100% Renewable Energy
Beijing is set to power the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics with energy sourced from 100% renewable energy.
State of Texas Should Pay for Enormous Energy Bills After Power Outages, Houston Mayor Says
Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner on Sunday called on the state of Texas to pay for the enormous electric bills that scores of Texans reported after severe winter weather knocked out power and rose energy prices.
Linxon Commissions Nepal's First 400-kilovolt GIS Substation at Dhalkebar
Engineering firm Linxon on Friday said it has successfully commissioned Nepal's first 400-kilovolt gas insulated substation at Dhalkebar.
DEME Secures Contract for Two Offshore Substations in Dutch North Sea
DEME Offshore has secured a contract to transport and install the jackets and topsides for two Hollandse Kust offshore substations which will be located in the Dutch North Sea.
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