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Grid enhancing technologies – the ‘shared savings’ option for the US

Grid enhancing technologies – the ‘shared savings’ option for the US

A ‘shared savings’ incentive scheme proposed to advance grid enhancing technologies in the US appears to be gathering momentum.

Duquesne Light pilots dynamic line rating to improve reliability

Duquesne Light Company has partnered with LineVision to install no-contact sensors on several transmission towers across its service territory.

Hurricane Ida wreaks havoc on New Orleans power supply

All eight transmission lines that deliver power into the New Orleans area are currently out of service due to the devastating effects of Hurricane Ida.

India’s longest high voltage transmission line commissioned

Power Grid Corporation of India Limited is set to ensure the reliability of its grid network and accelerate renewables using a new high voltage transmission network commissioned by Hitachi ABB Power Grids.

European TSOs set out support for carbon neutrality by 2050

Eight major European transmission system operators (TSOs) call for recognition as active contributors to electrification and decarbonisation.

New tool for power flow optimisation on Ireland’s power grid

A new decision support tool is proposed to grow the renewable capacity on Ireland’s power grid over the next decade.

Grid enhancing technologies advocated to boost renewables in US

The Efficient Grid Interconnection Act of 2021 has been introduced to expand access to clean energy and reduce grid congestion.

Germany and Norway commission NordLink direct current highway

German Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel and Norway’s Prime Minister Erna Solberg have officially commissioned NordLink.
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Minnesota Power commissions project to import renewables from Canada

Minnesota Power and Hitachi ABB Power Grids project to enhance the transmission of renewable energy from Canada into the US

Nicaragua to upgrade and expand electricity system

The Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI) has awarded a $40.1 million towards Nicaragua’s transmission system expansion.