T&D Infrastructure

Tanzania secures funding for 50MW hydropower project

The African Development Bank will loan the government of Tanzania $140 million to finance the construction of the 50MW Malagarasi hydropower plant.


China Huadian Corporation

China’s first 66kV offshore wind farm to use Siemens Energy transformers

The fluid immersed FITformer WIND transformers will help China Huadian Corporation to optimise energy supply in the Yangtze River Delta region.

High temperature superconductors could solve future transmission challenges

VEIR has announced $10 million in Series A financing and has simultaneously debuted new architecture for high-voltage superconducting transmission lines.

Texas freeze caused record gas spot prices and outages

Reports are starting to publish data that demonstrates the scale and impact of the Texas grid disaster.
wind energy

Hitachi ABB Power Grids to connect Dogger Bank’s third transmission link

Hitachi ABB Power Grids has secured an order to connect the third transmission link from the world’s largest offshore wind farm over 130 km to the UK mainland.

Blackouts continue in Texas as cold weather lingers

Millions of people in the US state of Texas are still without electricity and water to date as a result of the cold weather that has swept across southern US.

Turkey selects Hitachi ABB transformers for grid expansion

Turkish transmission system operator TEİAŞ has selected Hitachi ABB Power Grid as its partner for a grid expansion project.