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UK’s National Grid awards eight grid-scale battery storage contracts By EBR Staff Writer
The UK's National Grid has selected bidders for the development of proposed 200MW Enhanced Frequency Response (EFR), following a tender round.
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Caithness-Moray project powering over 10,000 years of employment SSE said that a study of the economic contribution made by the Caithness-Moray transmission project has found that it is supporting the equivalent of over 10,000 years of employment in the UK, around half of which are in Scotland.
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News Kenya Power, Toshiba team up to reduce electricity distribution losses Kenya Power and Toshiba Transmission & Distribution Systems (India) (TTDI) , subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on implementation of a pilot project aimed at decreasing distribution losses in the national grid.
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ADB grants $800m loan to improve Pakistan’s energy security and reliability
By EBR Staff Writer
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has granted $810m loan to Pakistan to help improve the energy supply reliability and to meet increasing power demand.
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Georgia Power reduces power outages with smart grid technologies
By EBR Staff Writer
Georgia Power announced that its investments in ‘smart grid’ technologies have helped in avoiding more than 17 million minutes or 280,000 total hours of possible power outages for customers so far this year.
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EBRD invests €80m in Bulgarian Energy Holding's €550m bond
By EBR Staff Writer
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has bought bonds worth €80m from state-owned Bulgarian Energy Holding's (BEH's) five-year €550m issue to support reform of the country's energy sector.
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Eltel’s power transmission business wins five new contracts in Finland
Eltel's power transmission business has secured five new substation and overhead line contracts in Finland from Fingrid, Caruna and Elenia, respectively.
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Neah Power Systems wins US DoE grant for lithium metal battery technology
Neah Power Systems, a developer of high density rechargeable lithium metal battery storage solutions for defense, commercial, and consumer applications has secured a grant from the U.S. Department of Energy through the Small Business Vouchers Pilot Program. 
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Australia blocks sale of Ausgrid to Chinese companies
By EBR Staff Writer
Australia has blocked the sale of the New South Wales electricity provider, Ausgrid to two Chinese companies citing security concerns.
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FirstEnergy to invest $238m on transmission infrastructure this year in West Virginia
FirstEnergy is planning to invest $238m in Mon Power's 34-county West Virginia service area on distribution and transmission infrastructure projects to improve service reliability.
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TenneT awards North Sea Offshore Wind Farm export cable monitoring project to LIOS
LIOS Technology has won 50km North Sea Offshore Wind Farm export cable monitoring project from TenneT.
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DEWA awards consultancy contract for 4th phase Aweer Power Station ‘H’
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has awarded AED 22.2m ($6m) consultancy contract for Power Station ‘H.
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Fine Tubes and Superior Tube See Growing Demand from the Global Nuclear Industry
Fine Tubes and Superior Tube see a growing interest in their specialist tubing products
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