German company wpd windmanager to offer cable tests and diagnosis as service

Wpd windmanager GmbH & Co. has extended its service portfolio with its own cable tests van for testing and diagnosis of any and all cabling.

Battery storage: The next disruptive technology in the power sector

Storage prices are dropping faster than most expected, due to the growing market for consumer electronics and demand for electric vehicles (EVs).

Baumer offers new magnetic absolute encoder series

Whether in industrial environments or for harsh outdoor use, quality components are often the keys to reliable equipment. Components, such as encoders, must meet many different requirements and ensure maximum resistance — while being efficient and economic. The robust MAGRES series magnetic absolute encoders by Baumer are proven under the harshest conditions, globally. The new

GE launches expanded suite of Predix-based software applications

​GE has launched an expanded suite of Predix-based software applications that harnesses the power of the Industrial IoT to drive new profit opportunities for power producers and utilities. The new ‘Digital Utility’ solutions connect energy traders with valuable, real-time plant productivity and capacity data to enable more profitable analytics-informed trading. Additional new offerings unveiled include

Hybrid energy storage power capacity expected to exceed 2 GW in 2026

A new report from Navigant Research examines the global market for utility-scale and customer-sited hybrid energy storage systems (HESSs). The report entitled, Hybrid Advanced Battery Markets, provides forecasts for power capacity, energy capacity, and revenue segmented by region, technology, and market segment — and is expected to grow from 78.6 MW in 2017 to 2.1 GW in 2026. The

Energy Storage North America 2017 to spotlight global market transformation

Energy Storage North America (ESNA), announced that this year’s Conference and Expo will offer a comprehensive program focusing on global electricity market transformation and the transition to a distributed, customer-centric power grid. “Energy storage is positioned to catalyze global energy market transformation by enabling a cleaner, more efficient, smarter power grid,” said Janice Lin, Energy Storage

Antaira intros industrial gigabit 10-Port PoE+ unmanaged switch with 10G SFP+ slots

Antaira Technologies, a global developer and manufacturer of industrial networking devices for harsh environment applications, has expanded its industrial networking infrastructure family with the introduction of the LNP-1002G- 10G-SFP- 24. LNP-1002G- 10G-SFP- 24 is industrial-grade equipment that is Ethernet ready to fulfill various markets’ edge-level networking applications in harsh and outdoor environments, including wind power

JDR selected as preferred cable supplier for Windfloat Atlantic project

JDR, a supplier of subsea power cables and umbilicals to the global offshore energy industry, has been selected by WindPlus as the preferred cable supplier for the Windfloat Atlantic 25 MW floating wind farm.

Vaisala partners with DryKeep to enhance transformer moisture monitoring

The MMT162 is a capacitive thin-film polymer sensor, developed by Vaisala to provide moisture measurements in liquid hydrocarbons, including those used to insulate transformers.

Austin Energy taps Stem for aggregated energy storage

Stem Inc., a global provider of commercial-scale intelligent energy storage services, is developing an aggregated fleet of customer-sited energy storage operating in the Lone Star State. In so doing, Austin Energy will offer its commercial customers energy storage options and help them reduce energy costs while simultaneously providing a reliable energy storage resource for the Austin Energy