Smart Grid News and Analysis

IoT World Forum 2018
IoT World Forum 2018

Smart Grid

Siemens enhances its portfolio for power monitoring in buildings with two measuring devices. New are the multichannel current measuring system SEM3 and the 7KT PAC1600 measuring devices.

With the Sion 3AE5, Siemens has enhanced its portfolio of vacuum circuit breakers for medium-voltage power distribution. The new circuit breaker is used as an incoming main in air-insulated medium-voltage equipment.

Siemens is introducing a new direct-current transmission system to the market that will be serve as an efficient transmission route in medium-voltage AC grids

ABB today announced the acquisition of GE Industrial Solutions, GE’s global electrification solutions business.

Siemens has received an order from the distribution grid operator Netze BW GmbH to modernize and expand its 110-kV transformer substation in Nördlingen.

Siemens will supply the key components for the Attarat steam power plant in Jordan. The power plant will start operation in mid-2020 and will feed up to 470 megawatts to Jordan’s power grid.

Enel S.p.A. and Rosseti, the national operator of energy networks in Russia, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for cooperation in innovative smart grid solutions.

The first two joint industry solutions powered by ABB Ability and Watson will bring real-time cognitive insights to the factory floor and smart grids.

ABB Ability™ based intelligent transformers to facilitate better asset management while enhancing reliability and optimizing costs.

ENGIE and Schneider Electric welcome this collaboration as a major joint initiative in the digitization of the energy sector.