Siemens Energy in landmark transmission project for China offshore wind turbine
National Grid Ventures and TenneT will explore the feasibility of connecting Dutch and British wind farms to the energy systems of both countries via subsea electricity cables called interconnectors.
The coronavirus pandemic has further highlighted the advantages of deploying drones into the field for inspections.
Smart Grid T&D
Hitachi ABB Power Grids has launched a new reliability-based service solution, RelCare, which has been selected by the GCCIA.
The electric power distribution automation systems market is anticipated to reach around $23.8 billion by 2026 according to Polaris Market Research.
Hitachi ABB Power Grids has won a major order from Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) Transmission to enable Europe’s first multi-terminal high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) interconnection, connect Shetland to the UK transmission system for the first time.
Emissions & Environment
As more countries work toward transitioning to a cleaner and more flexible grid, there is an increasingly urgent need for a clear set of utility business model tools and regulatory pathways.
National Grid’s Viking Link infrastructure project marks a major milestone as the construction of the world’s longest electricity interconnector begins.
RWE has selected GE and Sembcorp Marine as the solution providers for an energy transmission system for its 1.4 GW Sofia Offshore Wind Farm.