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Aug 13, 2008

ABB Launches New MOCT-P Optical Instrument Transformer for Relaying High Voltage Network Applications

MOUNT PLEASANT, PA, Aug. 13, 2008 – ABB, a power and automation technology company, today announced the launch of a new generation of magneto optical....More
Aug 12, 2008

NOJA Powers Brisbane Clem Jones Tunnel

Aug. 8, 2008 -- NOJA Power is manufacturing low voltage switchgear for the Clem Jones Tunnel Project, one of Brisbane's most significant upgrades to....More
Aug 12, 2008

GE Unit Partners with Leading Wind Farm Developer in $381 Million Project

FORBES, N.D., Aug. 11 -- GE Energy Financial Services, a unit of GE (NYSE:GE), announced today it is partnering with ACCIONA, a world leader in wind....More
Aug 11, 2008

Jackson EMC ranked highest in customer satisfaction by J.D. Power and Associates study

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Aug. 7, 2008 -- In a study just released by J.D. Power and Associates, Jackson Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) ranked....More
Aug 11, 2008

AMSC Enters Power Market in Turkey with Wind Turbine License to Model Enerji Ltd.

DEVENS, Mass., Aug. 6, 2008 – American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: AMSC), an energy technologies company, announced today that it has....More
Aug 11, 2008

PSE Adds Turbines at Hopkins Ridge Wind Facility

BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 7, 2008--Puget Sound Energy's (PSE) Hopkins Ridge Wind Facility continues to build on the success of generating clean,....More
Aug 11, 2008

Bird Buffer™ Controls Birds in Large Open Spaces Up To 5 Acres

EAST MOLINE, IL, Aug. 7, 2008 — The Bird Bufferâ„¢, offered by Nixalite, is a programmable, electronic aerosol generator that repels flying birds –....More
Aug 11, 2008

Alabama Power Executive Earns National Praise

Pittsburgh, PA, August 8, 2008 -- Robin Hurst, Alabama Power's senior vice president for Power Delivery (shown in the photo on the right with Wanda....More
Aug 06, 2008

Charles Chiappone Named Chief Executive Officer of Alloy Polymers

Aug. 5, 2008, Richmond, VA -- Alloy Polymers, Inc., a U.S. plastics compounder, today announced that its board of directors has appointed Charles M....More
Aug 06, 2008

Utilities Can Stay in Compliance and Maximize Product Usage With Hi-Line Utility Supply's Rubber Goods Change Out™ Program

Aug. 1, 2008, Elgin IL -- Hi-Line Utility Supply's Rubber Goods Change Out™ program insures that rubber products meet or exceed ASTM standards and....More
Aug 06, 2008

Hi-Line Utility Supply Launches Aerial/Underground Utility Bucket

Aug. 1, 2008, Elgin, IL -- This hard-body oval, tray-bottomed, canvas-lined utility bucket makes life easier for linemen. These 15”x7”x9” buckets are....More
Aug 06, 2008

Hi-Line Utility Supply Introduces an Isolated Ratchet Wrench

Aug. 1, 2008, Elgin, IL -- Finally, you can get a mechanics' grade, isolated wrench that holds up to the rigors of a lineman's demands. This 9/16"-3/....More
Aug 06, 2008

Hi-Line Utility Supply Custom Grounds and Jumpers Are Made to Users' Specifications

Aug. 1, 2008, Elgin, IL -- Hi-Line Utility Supply builds custom grounds and jumpers to the exact specification of customers and can ship an assembly....More
Aug 04, 2008

Aclara TWACS® Technology Chosen by Idaho Power for AMI

ST. LOUIS – July 14, 2008 –The TWACS® power-line communications solution, one of the Aclara-brand technologies of ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE: ESE....More
Aug 04, 2008

OSHA Electric Transmission and Distribution Safety Partnership Identifies Best Practices to Increase Lineman Safety

Aug. 1, 2008 -- When the electrical construction industry sets its mind to something, it means business – particularly when it comes to safety. Four....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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