AMSC provides update on landmark conviction of Sinovel

On January 24, 2018, a jury of 12 U.S Citizens in the criminal case of the United States vs. Sinovel Wind Group Co. returned a verdict of guilty on all counts.

Historical Canadian power interconnector enables clean power transmission in Maritimes

ABB recently achieved a major milestone with the successful testing of the maritime link, enabling Emera to exchange electricity between the island of Newfoundland and Nova Scotia for the first time in history. The Maritime Link is a 500-MW high-voltage direct current (HVDC) connection that will enable clean, renewable energy, generated in Newfoundland and Labrador

Free Fluke electrical safety class

Who should take this Fluke course? Anyone who uses electrical test tools in a commercial or industrial environment.

Megger donates electrical testing equipment to CCCC Wind Energy program

Cloud County Community College’s (CCCC) Wind Energy Technology program recently received a $27,900 donation of electrical and communication testing equipment from Megger, a company that designs and manufactures portable electrical testing equipment. “Megger is happy to partner with CCCC,” said David Danner, director of USA Distribution Sales for Megger. “Megger has had a strong relationship with CCCC

Nexans acquires BE CableCon, makers of wind-turbine cable kits

By 2040, renewable energy sources will account for almost three quarters of the $10.2 trillion global investment in new power generating technology. To accelerate its growth in this highly promising segment, Nexans has acquired a controlling interest in BE CableCon, the Denmark-based manufacturer and supplier of cable kits for some of Europe’s leading wind turbine

Cooperative Energy selects new Wärtsilä 31SG engine for power generation

The project will consist of two gas-fired Wärtsilä 31SG engines, the first order for the world’s most efficient gas engine.

MIT Technology Review tells how to get Wyoming wind to California, and cut 80% of U.S. carbon emissions

MIT Technology Review: It could carry as much as 3,000 megawatts of Wyoming wind power to the electricity markets of California, Nevada, and Arizona.

Meet North America’s largest lithium-ion battery storage facility

On a typical industrial street about 30 miles outside of downtown San Diego there sits a unique facility: the largest lithium-ion battery in North America. Its 400,000 self-contained batteries provide the local Escondido and surrounding area in California with reliable power on demand. “The substation on the other side of the battery bank feeds enough

Emerson launches line of power supply redundancy modules

Emerson has launched a new line of power supply redundancy modules delivering more operational reliability than competitors’ modules and ensuring additional protection against critical power failures in hazardous locations and harsh industrial environments. Emerson SolaHD SDN2X redundancy modules continuously monitor two power supplies connected in parallel. In the event one power supply fails, the SDN2X

Stem to build the first energy storage virtual power plants in Japan

Stem Inc., the global provider of artificial intelligence-driven energy storage services, and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. are partnering to build  one of the first aggregated fleets of industrial customer-sited energy storage operating in Japan. This pilot will help inform Japan’s plans to develop aggregated demand response resources as flexible capacity to manage the variability from