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Jul 28, 2009

Next Generation Thermostat Makes the Smart Grid a Reality

Corporate Systems Engineering and Aprilaire partner to provide true two-way demand response solution. July 28, 2009, Indianapolis, IN and Madison, WI....More
Jul 20, 2009

ABB Wins $17 Million Power Order in South Africa

Substations and compact switchgear to increase power reliability in Cape Town grid Zurich, Switzerland, July 16, 2009 – ABB, a power and automation....More
Jul 20, 2009

Cat Insurance Partners with Cat® AccessAccount to Simplify Renewal of Physical Damage Insurance

July 20, 2009 -- Equipment owners can now use Cat® AccessAccount to pay for their insurance renewal to simplify the renewal process and choose....More
Jul 20, 2009

Thomas & Betts Features Joslyn Hi-Voltageâ„¢ VacStat® Vacuum Interrupter Monitor

July 20, 2009 -- The patented VacStat® Vacuum Interrupter Monitor featured on Thomas....More
Jul 16, 2009

Thomas & Betts Launches Homac® EZ Torqueâ„¢ Mechanical Connectors

July 15, 2009 -- The new series of transformer and URD connectors feature the new EZ Torque shear-head screws. With no special tools required, the EZ....More
Jul 14, 2009

InsulBoot® Introduces InsulBoot®HS, a Halogen Free Range of Molded Boots, Tubing and Tape

InsulBoot® announces a new addition to its rapidly growing line of products—InsulBoot®HS halogen free heat shrink molded boots, tubing and tape. More....More
Jul 14, 2009

GE to Transform U.S. Military Base into Smart Grid Showcase

Awarded $2 Million in Federal stimulus funds for new, smart microgrid demonstration project that will serve as a model for maximizing energy security....More
Jul 09, 2009

Utilicon Solutions, Ltd. Announces Acquisition of American Electrical Testing Co., Inc.

July 7, 2009, Philadelphia, PA and Canton, MA –- Asplundh Tree Expert Co. and its subsidiary Utilicon Solutions, Ltd. announced today they have....More
Jul 09, 2009

Contract Land Staff Wins Employer of the Year

Stafford, Texas, July 2, 2009 – Contract Land Staff, LLC (CLS) was recognized as the 2008 Employer of the Year Award by the International Right of....More
Jul 01, 2009

Smith Electric Vehicles U.S. Collaborates on First All-Electric Utility Truck in America

June 18, 2009, Williamsburg, Virginia -- Smith Electric Vehicles U.S. Corporation (SEV U.S.), a Delaware corporation headquartered in Kansas City, Mo....More
Jun 26, 2009

Federal Pacific Introduces the Industry's First UL® Listed 15kV Pad-Mounted Switchgear

June 24, 2009, Bristol, Virginia -- Federal Pacific (FP) is the first manufacturer to have Pad-Mounted Switchgear to pass the industry's toughest....More
Jun 23, 2009

Seven Energy, Power-Related College Scholarships

SANTA CLARA, CA – June 22, 2009 – Five college scholarship grants and two technical grants for Santa Clara-based students pursuing studies in the....More
Jun 22, 2009

Aclara Joins Wi-Fi Alliance to Advance Standards-Based Technology for Next-Generation Utility Networking

ST LOUIS – June 22, 2008 – Aclara, a leading supplier of Intelligent Infrastructureâ„¢ products to electric, water, and gas utilities, is the newest....More
Jun 19, 2009

ETAP® and SmartPlant® Electrical to Offer Total Power Engineering Solution

Strategic Product Offering Delivers Higher Quality and Greater Reliability for the Design and Operation of Electrical Power Systems Irvine, Calif.,....More
Jun 18, 2009

PacLease Announces a New Northeast U.S. Location

Bellevue, Wash., June 10, 2009 –- PACCAR Leasing Company (PacLease) continues its North American franchise network expansion with the addition of a....More

Amy Fischbach
Amy Fischbach is the contributing editor for the Electric Utility Operations section of Transmission and Distribution World. She worked for Prism Business Media (now Penton) for eight years, most recently as the managing editor of Club Industry's Fitness Business Pro magazine. More on Amy

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