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Oct 06, 2008

Penn-Union Corp. Announces the Appointment of Michael Smith to Regional Sales Manager

Oct. 2, 2008, Edinboro, PA –- Penn-Union Corp. announces the appointment of Michael Smith to Regional Sales Manager. In this position, Mike will be....More
Oct 06, 2008

Ken Mooyman promoted to President and CEO of Leica Geosystems, Inc.

Heerbrugg, Switzerland, Oct. 6, 2008 -- Hexagon AB has promoted Ken Mooyman, Leica Geosystems, Inc. senior vice president of sales NAFTA, to the role....More
Oct 01, 2008

Power Authority Board Elects Kessel as President and CEO

Sept. 23, 2008, WHITE PLAINS, NY -- The New York Power Authority's (NYPA) Board of Trustees today elected Richard M. Kessel to serve as President and....More
Sep 30, 2008

Prysmian awarded major contract to supply submarine power cables and systems for uk-based Thanet offshore wind park

Prysmian plans to increase its production capacity by 50 percent, matching the growing number of projects secured Milan, Sept. 29, 2008 -- Prysmian....More
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

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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