Rolls-Royce Validation Center for MTU Microgrids goes into service

Rolls-Royce has commissioned a Microgrid Validation Center for its MTU product and solution brand. Some 5 million euros have been invested in the center, which is located at the Friedrichshafen headquarters of the Rolls-Royce...

China will continue to lead global high-voltage direct current converter stations market between 2019...

The global high-voltage direct current (HVDC) converter stations market growth is set to more than double from US$3.24bn in 2018 to US$6.88bn in 2023, primarily driven by growth in China, according to GlobalData. HVDC technology...

Siemens expands green energy potential with virtual power plants

Siemens Finland has created a new business to expand its virtual power plant activity: Vibeco (Virtual Buildings Ecosystem) is an innovative approach to increase the benefits of increasingly decentralized energy systems. The heart of...

ABB wins major order to transmit wind power from North Sea

ABB’s Power Grids business has been awarded an order from the Aibel/Keppel FELS consortium, which will design, construct, and build the High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) transmission system for the offshore wind connection project...

Rolls-Royce and ABB announce global microgrid cooperation

Rolls-Royce and ABB have announced a global partnership on microgrid technology and advanced automation. Together the two companies will offer an innovative, energy-efficient microgrid solution for utilities, commercial and industrial entities. A microgrid is...

Red Eléctrica de España will invest 3,221 million euros until 2022 to help make...

In order to make the energy transition possible, the Red Eléctrica Group, through its subsidiary Red Eléctrica de España, will invest a total of 3,221 million euros nationwide in the development of the high...

A Wärtsilä energy storage system will enable greater integration of renewable power on Caribbean...

Wärtsilä has been awarded an integrated 6 MW energy storage project contract for the Caribbean island of Bonaire. The engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) hybrid energy project includes both the hardware, consisting of batteries...

Clean energy investment exceeded $300 billion once again in 2018

Global clean energy investment, investment in renewable energy excluding large hydro-electric projects, but including equity-raising by companies in smart grid, digital energy, energy storage and electric vehicles, totaled $332.1 billion in 2018, down 8%...

CMBlu and Schaeffler cooperate in the development and industrialization of organic redox flow batteries...

CMBlu Projekt AG and Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG have announced the signature of a joint development agreement (JDA) to cooperate in the production of large-scale energy storage systems. Over the past five...

Iberdrola completes the digitisation of its distribution networks for the intelligent use of electricity

Iberdrola has completed the process of digitising its distribution network with the installation of 10.7 million digital meters in Spain and their supporting infrastructure, as well as the adaptation of around 90,000 transformation centres,...