Seaproof Solutions wins contract for its cable protector for DONG Energy’s 1.2 GW project

This is the 13th offshore wind farm project for Seaproof Solutions, taking the total number of cable protection systems supplied to more than 1,000 units.

SoCal Editor suggests a way to electrify transportation

By powering a range of vehicles (electrify transportation) from cars to heavy duty trucks, with clean electric power instead of gasoline and diesel fuel, the organization says it can meet California’s ambitious clean air goals.

ComEd conducting Illinois’ first community energy storage pilot

ComEd announced the launch of a pilot project to test the use of battery storage technology to reduce the impact of power outages in residential areas where customers experience service interruptions, particularly in extreme weather events. ComEd’s Community Energy Storage (CES) pilot is being conducted in Beecher, Ill., about 40 miles south of Chicago. The pilot

ABB unveils new TXtreme distribution transformer for harsh environments

ABB has launched a new longer-life distribution transformer called TXtreme, featuring a special coating that protects the transformer from corrosion in the most severe environments. Distribution transformers are key assets in power transmission and distribution networks, and are currently designed to operate 20 to 30 years. However, harsh operating conditions containing salt, moisture, or chemicals can

SDG&E and SEI unveil largest vanadium redox flow battery in the U.S.

SDG&E has unveiled a new vanadium redox flow (VRF) battery storage pilot project in coordination with Sumitomo Electric (SEI), which stemmed from a partnership between Japan’s New Energy and Industrial Development Organization (NEDO) and the California Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz). During the four-year demonstration project, SDG&E will be researching if flow battery

Parker deploys 37.5 MW of power conversion systems in Southern California

In Southern California, we supplied close to 40 megawatts of power conversion systems in a record turnaround time, demonstrating Parker’s expertise in supporting the completion of large-scale energy storage projects

ABB launches industry-leading digital equipment

With the recent commercial launch of more than 180 solutions and services, ABB is unlocking value for customers in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

ILSCO unveils Surge Suppression LLC for lightning & surge protection products

ARCOM and Surge Suppression have worked together to create customized versions of the industry-trusted MasterSpec sections to accurately specify SSI’s unique products.

Cicoil power cords resist kinking, fatigue, and fraying

The unique outer power cords jacket is self-healing from small punctures and will not wear, crack or deform due to long term exposure to vibration, sunlight, temperature extremes (-65°C to +165°C), acid rain, fungus, alcohol, mechanical stress, humidity, ozone, UV light and many chemicals.

ABB launches world’s first digital distribution transformer

ABB announced the launch of the world’s first digital distribution transformer at its ABB Customer World event in Houston, Texas. Integrated sensing and monitoring technology in ABB’s new TXpert transformer will provide intelligence to maximize reliability, optimize operating and maintenance costs, and manage the asset more efficiently. This latest innovation builds on the ABB Ability