Latest Electrical substation Stories

2008-09-22 15:00:47

GE Digital Energy showcased its new Multilin HardFiber System at the 2008 CIGRE Conference in Paris, France, August 25 - 29, 2008.

2008-09-08 15:00:59

Puget Sound Energy (utility subsidiary of Puget Energy (NYSE:PSD)) is investing approximately $421 million in service-area infrastructure improvements in 2008, of which about $247 million is earmarked for capacity and reliability upgrades, and about $174 million is allocated to meet growing customer needs.

2008-08-12 09:01:29

Engineering services provider KBR has announced that a division of its services business unit, the BE&K Building Group, has been awarded a $64 million contract by Efacec Power Transformers, an affiliate of the Portugal-based Efacec Group, for the construction of a power transformer manufacturing facility at the Effingham Industrial Development Authority's industrial park in Rincon, Georgia.

2008-07-29 12:01:18

By Justin Faulconer, The News & Advance, Lynchburg, Va. Jul. 29--BEDFORD -- To meet growth needs in Forest, the Bedford County Board of Supervisors on Monday approved a special-use permit for an electric substation on Old Farm Road.

2008-07-28 09:00:55

By Justin Faulconer, The News & Advance, Lynchburg, Va. Jul. 28--Appalachian Power Company will ask Bedford County officials tonight for permission to build an electric substation in Forest.

2008-07-23 18:00:48

By Melissa Domsic, The Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Mich. Jul. 23--GREILICKVILLE -- Residents remain charged up over a utility company's efforts to build an electrical substation in Elmwood Township.

2008-07-16 12:00:22

GE Digital Energy announces the Multilin HardFiber System which eliminates the need for thousands of copper wires in a substation and replaces them with a few fiber optic cables.

2008-07-14 09:01:02

German power engineering major Siemens has received a contract to modernize and expand the medium-voltage electricity distribution network of the Sri Lankan capital city, Colombo, on behalf of the power supply utility, Ceylon Electricity Board. The order is worth around E31 million.

2008-06-24 06:02:56

By Jeff Mills, News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Jun. 24--GREENSBORO -- Charles Kirkman doesn't object to the tall towers or the humming high-voltage power lines strung between them that will likely cut across his farm in a few years.

2006-07-20 09:01:01

Unico, Incorporated (OTCBB: UNCN), a natural resource company in the precious metals mining sector, today announced that Deer Trail Mining Company, LLC, a wholly owned Unico subsidiary, has reached an agreement with PacifiCorp, which supplies more than 1.6 million customers with energy and has more than 8,400 megawatts of generation capacity, to perform design and engineering services related to the construction of an electrical substation at the Deer Trail Mine and processing facility in...

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