The myriad of changes surrounding Swiss technology and energy giant ABB once again includes a shift at the top of the company ladder.
ABB has won a large order to supply converter transformers and high-voltage equipment for an 800 kilovolt, ultrahigh-voltage direct current transmission link, owned by the State Grid Corporation of China, in China’s Shaanxi and Hubei provinces, in the North West and Central regions of the country.
ABB is working with Italian utility Evolvere on how to use blockchain technology to deliver transparent and secure peer-to-peer energy transactions.
ABB has unveiled its first CO2-neutral and energy self-sufficient factory in the world.
ABB and Rolls-Royce have announced a global partnership on microgrid technology and advanced automation.
ABB unveiled its latest electric vehicle charger at the Hannover Messe industrial technology fair in Germany recently, and the tech is set to add up to 200 Km of range.
ABB’s microgrid solution includes a 30 MW battery energy storage system, which is one of the largest of its kind to be deployed in a gas-fired power plant. A 30 MW battery energy storage system can supply 6,000 homes with the power supply, where the average supply would be 5 kW.
ABB believes its new digital offering will do much to enable power generation operators adapt to the changing environment in which utilities now find themselves.
ABB launched its ABB AbilityTM Collaborative Operations for Power Generation & Water in Italy on Wednesday.
Egypt’s first megawatt-scale solar PV plant is now up and running.