Automation

All news, projects, reports and policy announcements relating to automation solutions and technology used in power generation and electricity sectors, specifically focusing on digital control systems, data collection automation, robotics and user interfaces. This will include automation and digital use cases in renewable energy generation, within power plants and utilities.

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Valmet to automate Malaysia’s second-largest thermal power plant

In Malaysia, Kapar Energy Ventures has selected technology firm Valmet to automate its 2,200MW thermal power plant.
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UK and Japan sign nuclear energy robotics alliance

Research collaboration will see robotics used for Fukushima decommissioning and also advances in fusion
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What will it take in 2021 to push utilities over the...

Hitachi ABB Power Grids experts share their insights on the advances they expect in 2021 to accommodate an electric-fueled future
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Siemens Energy to install IoT transmission tech at Vietnam wind farms

Siemens Energy has been awarded a contract by Technology Resources Energy to equip two onshore wind farms in Vietnam with Sensproducts, digitally enhanced transmission equipment.
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Virtual control systems unlock real-time business benefits

It is clear that customers are more willing to consider alternatives to their traditional business practices and see value in remote technologies.
ABB helps Enel and Ansaldo execute landmark gas turbine upgrade

ABB helps Enel and Ansaldo execute landmark gas turbine upgrade

Europe’s biggest utility is to extend the lifecycle of a gas turbine unit at a combined-cycle power plant in Italy by utilizing cutting-edge control automation.
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C-Power announces ocean trials for autonomous offshore power system

The trial will test and validate the technical and economic capabilities of C-Power's SeaRAY autonomous offshore power system.
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ABB and Statkraft to boost hydropower efficiency in Norway

Oslo-headquartered Statkraft has selected ABB to ensure the efficiency and reliability of its hydropower operations in northern Norway.

Webcast recording: 2021-The changing landscape for Control Systems

Join Power Engineering International and Nexus Controls, a Baker Hughes business, as they explore how changes are impacting the future of control systems.

Recording: Digital power plants: Fostering sustainable and reliable power generation

The expert panel discussion would address how digitalization of power plants would enable companies to deliver sustainable & reliable power generation whilst being a scalable, flexible and an agile enterprise that can proactively align itself to the ever-changing business requirements.

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