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Sep 30, 2008

Siemens to connect Thanet offshore wind farm to the British power grid

Erlangen, Germany, Sept. 29, 2008 -- Siemens Energy and consortium partner Prysmian Cables....More
Sep 30, 2008

Harvard Economist Cites Organized Electricity Markets As Best Platform for Meeting Climate Change Challenge

Sept. 29, 2008, WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. electricity sector will play a major role in any national greenhouse gas mitigation plan enacted by....More
Sep 30, 2008

Hi-Line Supplies Rubber Goods to Crews Helping With Hurricane Relief Efforts

Elgin, Illinois, September 26, 2008 -- Hi-Line Utility Supply Company's 24-hour Customer Service received a call on August 31, the Sunday of 2008's....More
Sep 30, 2008

Hubbell Announces Three Acquisitions in Its Power Segment

ORANGE, CT., Sept. 24, 2008 -- Hubbell Incorporated (NYSE: HUBA, HUBB) today announced that it has acquired USCO Power Equipment Corporation, CDR....More
Sep 30, 2008

Advanced Control Systems Deploys PRISM™ Distribution Management System as Smart Grid Foundation for Orangeburg Public Utilities

ATLANTA, GA—Sept. 29, 2008— Advanced Control Systems, Inc. (ACS), a leading provider of smart grid automation and system solutions to electric....More
Sep 26, 2008

Aclara Announces National Partnership with HD Supply Utilities

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 25, 2008 –- Aclara Power-Line Systems Inc., announced today that it has signed an agreement with HD Supply Utilities, the largest....More
Sep 24, 2008

Crow Wing Power's Wireless Initiative with Arcadian Networks Delivers Smart Grid Benefits and Improved Customer Service

NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2008 –- Crow Wing Power, Brainerd, Minn., recently reached the one-year mark in a project implementing a 700 MHz licensed....More
Sep 24, 2008

LIOS Technology Offers Distributed Temperature Sensing Solutions

Cologne, Germany, Sept. 24, 2008 -- LIOS Technology is offering Real Time Thermal Rating (RTTR) solutions for ampacity predictions of the power cable....More
Sep 24, 2008

Factory Expansion Increases Production Capabilities

Sept. 24, 2008 -- In response to demand and to support increased production output, NOJA Power has recently expanded its Murarrie facilities to add....More
Sep 24, 2008

ABB Endorses Major Smart Grid Research Center at N.C. State University

ABB to support FREEDM System, following $28.5 million NSF grant, with technology development modernizing the power grid and speeding renewable energy....More
Sep 24, 2008

Oncor to Install Advanced ABB Technology to Maintain Grid Reliability and Improve Environment

Multi-functional Static Var Compensators to support the environment and enhance grid operations in North Texas area New York, N.Y., Sept. 24, 2008....More
Sep 23, 2008

ABB-Supported MEREGIO Project Uses Smart Grid Technology to Minimize Emissions

Minimum Emission Region” project selected in Germany E-Energy fund competition; seeks complete elimination of carbon emissions caused by power....More
Sep 23, 2008

ABB Wins $15 Million IED Relays Contract with Tennessee Valley Authority

ABB to supply 670 Series Intelligent Electronic Devices (IEDs) with IEC 61850 and DNP 3.0 communication capabilities for TVA in multi-year agreement....More
Sep 23, 2008

Arizona Public Service DOMS Goes Live with ABB Network Manager DMS

ABB continues to advance Network Manager Smart Grid technology with APS implementation Washington, DC, Sept. 23, 2008 – ABB, a power and automation....More
Sep 23, 2008

Auger Technologies Finalizes Agreement to Sell Augers and Controllers

Harrison, OH, Sept. 23, 2008 -- Auger Technologies is now the exclusive manufacturer and seller of Alaskaug Augers, Pilot line controllers, and....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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