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ABB bags $100m contract to upgrade Sylmar HVDC converter station in US
By EBR Staff Writer
The US utility Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) has awarded a contract to ABB to upgrade the existing Sylmar high-voltage direct current (HVDC) converter station in California, US.
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AES, Mitsubishi to build grid-scale energy storage array in India
AES India, a subsidiary of The AES Corporation and Mitsubishi Corporation, announced a joint partnership agreement to deliver India’s first grid-scale energy storage array to the electric grid operated by Tata Power Delhi Distribution.
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ABB wins $640m contract to build ultra high-voltage power transmission link in India
By EBR Staff Writer
Power and automation technology company ABB has received $640m contract from India’s national electricity grid operator Power Grid Corporation of India (Powergrid) to build a 1,830km transmission link in the country.
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Saft supplies battery systems for French smart grid substation project
Saft has delivered two battery systems to French transmission grid operator RTE to provide vital backup power for its innovative smart substations project.
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BHEL to build EHV substations in Karnataka, India
Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has bagged a order from POWERGRID for the augmentation of three Extra High Voltage (EHV) substations in the state of Karnataka, on turnkey basis.
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Report shows addition of new transmission could help reduce cost of expanding wind energy
The US Energy Department confirms that adding even limited electricity transmission can significantly reduce the costs of expanding wind energy to supply 35% of US electricity by 2050.
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CPS’ microgrid technology demo marks final implementation for Project INTEGRATE
By EBR Staff Writer
CPS Energy in collaboration with OMNETRIC Group and Siemens has installed a microgrid solution at a US military post in Houston to pave way for the final deployment in the US Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s (NREL) Project INTEGRATE.
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TenneT, Energinet.dk begin construction on 700MW COBRA cable interconnector
By EBR Staff Writer
Transmission system operators TenneT and Energinet.dk have commenced construction of the planned 700MW COpenhagen BRussels Amsterdam (COBRA) cable interconnector project.
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Consumers Energy to complete installation of upgraded meters in 2017
Consumers Energy will have installed 1.8 million new meters across Michigan by the end of 2017.
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Liberty Utilities acquires Empire District Electric Company for $2.3bn
By EBR Staff Writer
Algonquin Power & Utilities (APUC) wholly-owned regulated utility business Liberty Utilities has completed the acquisition of US-based Empire District Electric Company (Empire) for approximately C3.2bn ($2.3bn).
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LS Power, Hoosier, and Big Rivers selected for Competitive Transmission Project in US
LS Power, Hoosier Energy, and Big Rivers are pleased to have been selected by the Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO) to implement, own, and operate the Duff-Coleman EHV 345kV Competitive Transmission Project to be located in Indiana and Kentucky.
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Siemens energizes 2,500MW power transfer substations in Egypt
By EBR Staff Writer
Siemens has energized the first two substations designed to transmit power generated by the new power plants in Beni Suef and Burullus in Egypt to the grid.
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ADB grants additional financing to upgrade power grid in Tonga
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a second additional financing amounting $5m for a renewable energy project to upgrade the existing power distribution grid in the Tonga’s outer islands of Vava’u and ‘Eua.
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AGL's virtual power plant receives first batteries in Australia
With support from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA), homes in Adelaide have now started receiving the first battery installations as part of AGL Energy's (AGL) world leading Virtual Power Plant trial.
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US approves $3bn TransWest Express Transmission project
By EBR Staff Writer
The US Department of the Interior and the Bureau of Land Management have approved the record of decision for the proposed $3bn TransWest Express Transmission (TWE) Project.
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