Swedish drone company firm Skyqraft has won a startup challenge called Resilience to Natural Disasters run by Spanish utility Iberdrola.
International cable company Prysmian will install an HVAC 150 kV power cable link between substations in Belluno in Italy in time for the 2021 Alpine World Ski Championships in Cortina.
The African Development Bank has urged the continent’s nations to stay the course on climate action following the end of talks at COP 25 in Madrid. It comes after the bank agreeing to develop a blueprint for a pan-continental electricity network and market.
A new report from Ernst & Young urges US utilities to act quickly “to secure a long-term, essential role as market facilitator and platform provider in the distribution system of the future”.
Two operational battery storage facilities totalling 50 MW in the UK have been acquired by Gresham House Energy Storage Fund for $38.6m.
A new high voltage 188 MVA substation and its related transmission network has been inaugurated in the Rwanda capital Kigali.