Smart Grid

News, project announcements and utility projects concerning smart grid developments and improvements to the electric grid, transmission lines, substations, transformers and distribution network. This includes digital technology and digitalisation, controls, automation and technology that allows for two-way communication between the utility and its customers, allowing for smart response and demand management.  

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Norwegian hydropower company selects GE as digital transformation partner

GE Renewable Energy has signed a contract with Norwegian utility BKK as part of its digital transformation strategy.
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Siemens supports transition to renewables on the Azores

Siemens Smart Infrastructure, in partnership with Fluence, was awarded a contract by the Portuguese energy provider EDA – Electricidade dos Açores -...
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Wartsila to operate three multi-state storage projects for Duke Energy

Wärtsilä has been selected by Duke Energy for the engineering, procurement and construction of three battery energy storage facilities.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids unveils new substation monitoring technology

Hitachi ABB Power Grids has launched a new reliability-based service solution, RelCare, which has been selected by the GCCIA.

Recording: Indian Energy Transition 2.0 – The New Paradigm

The series aims to provide industry leaders and their extended teams regular insights, expert viewpoints and thought leadership content from not just government and financial institutions but also their counterparts from global utility industry; helping them navigate this current socio-economic upheaval.
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CDC Group unveils radical net-zero emissions plan

UK government-owned finance institution CDC Group has unveiled a plan to achieve net-zero emissions across its operations by 2050.

Season 1: Grids Hub Series

This online series examines all elements that impact on the grid and highlight the latest developments in Europe. Follow GRIDS Waves, interviews...
Iberdrola

Iberdrola allocates more than €1.3bn in renewables for Spain’s Castilla y...

Iberdrola has announced plans to invest more than €1.3 billion in renewable energy projects in the Spanish region of Castilla y Leon.
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Amazon announces $2 billion Climate Pledge Fund

Amazon has launched The Climate Pledge Fund to support its sustainability strategy and to help other companies to become net-zero by 2040.

Aggreko unveils deal with Microsoft to drive data efficiency

Mobile power solutions provider Aggreko, has implemented Microsoft's Azure Synapse Analytics to support its efforts to drive data efficiency across the business.

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