Leidos Engineering Welcomes Kemp to its Facilities, DesignBuild Business

Annoucement | RESTON, Va. - July, 28, 2014 (News Release)
Troy Kemp has joined Leidos Engineering as the deputy operations manager for the company's Facilities and DesignBuild operation.

ABB replaces HVDC link in the US

Annoucement | 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.

Siemens awarded turnkey order for the Netherlands' largest near shore wind farm

Annoucement | 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.

Sargent & Lundy Awarded Contract to Continue Engineering Services for Petra Nova Carbon Capture Project

Annoucement | CHICAGO - July 28, 2014 (News Release)
Sargent & Lundy LLC has been awarded a contract by Petra Nova to continue providing engineering services for the completion of the Petra Nova Carbon Capture Project.

CEIVA Energy Deploys Home Energy Management System for National Grid

Annoucement | Worcester, Mass. - July 29, 2014 (News Release)
CEIVA Energy today announced its home energy management system (HEMS) has launched as part of National Grid's Smart Energy Solutions Program that includes nearly 15,000 National Grid customers in Worcester, Mass.

C3 Energy CEO Tom Siebel on the Power of the Smart Grid

Annoucement | July 25, 2014
Smart devices themselves provide little utility. They simply provide the capability to remotely sense a device's state.

OSI Launches a Next Generation Distribution Outage Management System (OMS) on Big Data Platform

Annoucement | Minneapolis, MN - July 25, 2014
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.

Siemens D6 direct-drive wind turbine obtains type certification by DNV GL

Annoucement | Hamburg, Germany, July 24, 2014
Further step in ramping up serial production of innovative offshore wind turbine rated at 6 megawatts; Tested and certified for 25 years lifetime

ABB's independent Power Consulting business strengthens portfolio to support new US regulatory challenges

Annoucement | Raleigh, NC, July 24, 2014
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.

Structure Appoints Bill Hunter to Lead Organizational Change Practice

Annoucement | HOUSTON (July 23, 2014)
Industry Veteran, Change Guru, Hunter Leads Companies through Transformational Change

Opening Day Keynotes Announced for 2014 Utility Analytics Week

Annoucement | Aurora, Colo. - July 22, 2014
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.

Kansas City Power & Light Selects OSI Technology for a New Energy Management System

Annoucement | Minneapolis, MN - July 21, 2014
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.

ABB and Volvo form global partnership for electric and hybrid bus fast-charging

Annoucement | Zurich, Switzerland - July 21, 2014
Global agreement combines Volvo electric and electric hybrid buses with ABB fast-charging solutions, paving the way for rapid deployment of urban e-mobility.

Siemens installs two offshore platforms for TenneT in the North Sea in July

Annoucement | Erlangen, Germany, July 21, 2014
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

ABB wins $35 million HVDC upgrade order in Canada

Annoucement | Zurich, Switzerland, July 18, 2014
Upgrade to enhance grid reliability, improve efficiency and enhance power availabilit.


E Source Announces Finalists for the 2014 Utility Ad Awards Contest

BOULDER, CO, August 22, 2014 (News Release)

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