| Zurich, Switzerland, July 28, 2014 (News Release)
ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has successfully commissioned an HVDC link for American Electric Power (AEP) which replaces the 30- year-old Oklaunion HVDC back-to-back converter station in Texas, USA.
| Hamburg, Germany, July 28, 2014 (News Release)
Siemens Energy has received an order for the Netherlands' largest near shore wind farm. Designed to generate 144 megawatts (MW) of wind power, the Westermeerwind project with 48 direct drive wind turbines is also the first wind power plant Siemens Wind Power's Offshore unit will erect for handover to the customer on a turnkey basis.
Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) is pleased to announce the launch of Spectra OMS(TM), a next-generation Distribution Outage Management System with advanced Big Data architecture, user interface and customer communications capabilities.
ABB's Power Consulting team is uniquely positioned to support customers with economic and technical capabilities to address new industry regulations including FERC Order 1000, NERC Reliability Standards and new EPA carbon-emission mandates.
Opening Day Kenotes Announced for Energy Central's 3rd Annual Utility Analytics Week. The largest group of utility analytics professionals will gather October 22-24, 2014, in Newport Beach, CA, to provide answers from utilities at the forefront of the analytics movement.
Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by Kansas City Power & Light (KCP&L) to implement a state-of-the-art new Energy Management System (EMS) based on OSI's monarch(tm) platform.
Two significant milestones for German offshore grid expansion; First four North Sea platforms from Siemens will transmit wind-based electricity to supply around three million German households; Successive commissioning between 2nd half of 2014 and 1st half of 2015