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Jun 18, 2009

Hyundai Heavy Industries Acquires UL Certificate

HHI passed Underwriters Laboratories (UL) official test for solar module sectors. It is the first Korean company to acquire this certificate. This....More
Jun 16, 2009

National Grid Supports Green Research

NAPERVILLE, Illinois –- The Tree Research....More
Jun 12, 2009

Sherman & Reilly Introduces Model HPLW-1004 Four Drum Pilot Line Winder

June 12, 2009 -- Model HPLW-1004 Four Drum Pilot Line Winder ideal for pulling in main Pulling Rope. Mounted on S and R Turrett Trailer allows to be....More
Jun 12, 2009

ETAP® 7.0 Release Brings Design and Analysis Innovation to a New Level

The New Analysis Modules and Time-Saving Features Significantly Improve the Reliability and Safety of Power Systems Design and Operation Irvine,....More
Jun 11, 2009

AEMC® introduces the NEW 100AAC/DC Low Current Clamp-on Meter Model CM605

June 5, 2009, Foxborough, MA -- The Multifunction Clamp-on Meter Model CM605 is an ideal choice for both process and general industrial markets. It....More
Jun 09, 2009

Thomas & Betts Launches Homac® Storm-Safe®

June 9, 2009 -- Thomas....More
Jun 04, 2009

Advanced Control Systems Puts RIG Replacement into Production at Northeast Generation Services

Cutover to ACS' Connex 30 solution marks a milestone as the first RIG replacement to go online in ISO-NE market ATLANTA – June 2, 2009 — Advanced....More
Jun 04, 2009

Three-Day Aclara Client Conference Draws More Than 400 Customers

ST LOUIS, June 3, 2009 –- Although many meetings and conferences have suffered with the difficult economy, the recently concluded Aclaraâ„¢ Client....More
Jun 04, 2009

Sabatoge Suspected in Penelec Vandalism Incident; Pennsylvania State Police Investigating

READING, PA, JUNE 4, 2009 –- In the midst of a severe thunderstorm late Wednesday night, vandals damaged a Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec)....More
Jun 04, 2009

FCI-BURNDY® Products Now Offers Range of IMPLOâ„¢ Implosive Connector Products

New product offerings include Jumper Terminals, Full Tension Joints, Dead End Joints, and Repair Sleeves MANCHESTER, N.H., June 4, 2009 -- FCI-BURNDY....More
May 28, 2009

Southwire's Ultra High Strength Core HS285® Sets the Standard

Carrollton, Georgia, May 28, 2009 -- ASTM International recently published two new standards for high-strength steel transmission conductors: ASTM....More
May 20, 2009

New European Energy Price Index Reveals Differences in

May 19, 2009 -- Depending on where an electricity or gas customer lives in Europe, the price that customer has to pay for electricity can be around....More
May 20, 2009

Megger Supports IEC 61850 for Protective Relay Testing

May 20, 2009, UK -- Protective relay installations that are based on IEC 61850, the new international communication standard for electricity....More
May 20, 2009

ABB Urges Industry Collaboration, Acceleration of Smart Grid Standards Development in U.S.

ABB North America CEO Santacana seeks greater urgency in creating open standards at Smart Grid Leadership meeting in Washington, D.C. Washington, DC....More
May 19, 2009

EnergyUnited Wins Powel's 2009 Innovation Award

St. Paul, Minn., May 19, 2009 -- Powel, Inc,, a vendor of utility software, recently awarded EnergyUnited their 2009 Innovation Award at the annual....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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