Tag: high voltage

ZTR delivers shunt reactor to Latvia

Ukraine: Zaporozhtransformator (ZTR) has delivered a shunt reactor with adjustable reactive power for high-voltage networks to Latvian Augstsprieguma tikls.

NKT completes Nordergründe grid connection

Swedish company NKT has successfully commissioned and handed over the 155 kV high-voltage AC Nordergründe offshore wind transmission link to the Dutch-German transmission system operator TenneT.

ABB wins $60 million order to feed nuclear power to UK grid

ABB has been awarded a $60 million contract by the leading UK utility, National Grid, to build a new indoor high-voltage substation in Shurton, to integrate electricity produced by the new Hinkley Point C nuclear power station in Somerset, southwest England, and feed it into the power network.

Abengoa wins $30M transformer station contract in Argentina

Argentine, Buenos Aires: Abengoa has been awarded a contract by Transener SA, Argentine high-voltage electric transmission company, to build a new transformer station in the town of 25 de mayo in the east of the country, in the Buenos Aires Province.

Siemens and Sumitomo Electric win HVDC order in India

Germany: A consortium between Siemens and Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd. has been awarded an HVDC order from Indian transmission operator Power Grid Corporation of India (POWERGRID) to supply a high-voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission system.

PMTT ships first of three transformers to Kazakhstan

Russia: Russian transformer manufacturer Power Machines - Toshiba. High-voltage transformers (PMTT) has manufactured, tested and shipped the first of three power transformers complete with the monitoring system to Kazakhmys Energy power plant.

CERB invests into new high-voltage testing facility

Bulgaria, Sofia: One of the Balkans largest enterprises engaged in maintenance of large electric power facilities, the Bulgarian Centralna Energoremontna Baza (CERB), has invested over $1.5 million into a new generation impulse voltage test system, the country's first facility for testing resistance to lightning.