Smart Grid T&D

News, projects and utility activities concerning developments and improvements to the smart electric grid, transmission lines, substations, transformers and distribution networks. This section will also include digital technology, communication protocols, controls, automation and technology allowing smart response and improved demand management. Information will be included on smart devices and the associated impact on tariffs and supply, as well as any and all topics relating to the power delivery system and energy consumption.


Thailand energy company secures ADB aid for renewables and EV projects

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has issued funding to be used to increase renewable energy and EV charging infrastructure in Thailand.
renewable energy

Beijing 2022 Olympics to be powered by 100% renewable energy

Beijing is set to power the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics with energy sourced from 100% renewable energy.

Webcast recording: Asset Management for System Operators: The growing challenges and...

Join this live panel debate, which will further explore the value of advanced analytics in managing power infrastructures from different perspectives.

Turkey selects Hitachi ABB transformers for grid expansion

Turkish transmission system operator TEİAŞ has selected Hitachi ABB Power Grid as its partner for a grid expansion project.

Statkraft and ABB to deliver Liverpool grid stability project for National...

Statkraft, Europe’s largest generator of renewable energy, has signed its first supplier contract for the construction of the Lister Drive Greener Grid Park in Liverpool.

French TSO selects Nexans to supply high-voltage cables for underground connections

French transmissions system operator Réseau de Transport d’Electricité (RTE) has selected Nexans for the provision and installation of high-voltage cables.
innovation siemens energy

Siemens Energy launches new R&D center for advanced technologies in China

Siemens Energy has launched an innovation center for advanced energy technologies in Shenzhen in southeastern China.
climate change

UN unveils Race to Zero Breakthroughs to combat climate change

Iberdrola has joined a new initiative unveiled at the recent World Economic Forum by the United Nations to accelerate the fight against climate change.
croatia sustainability

EIB backs energy and climate action projects in Croatia

In Croatia, the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development and EIB have partnered on key energy, sustainability and climate projects.
Earth Charter

E.ON signs Prince of Wales’ global climate action pledge

E.ON has signed the Earth Charter initiated by the Prince of Wales to encourage CEOs to play a key role in accelerating the energy transition.

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