2013-12-04 - Faial, one of the Azores islands in the mid-Atlantic ocean, has deployed software that will allow it to meet its goal of generating 75 percent of its electricity from renewable sources by 2018 without destabilizing the network.
2013-12-04 - Project allows mid-Atlantic island to boost wind capacity while maintaining stability of grid
2013-12-03 - Ulrich Spiesshofer and Barbara Frei, Global BU Manager Drives and Controls, talk at Europe's top automation fair, SPS IPC Drives 2013 in Nuremberg, Germany, about ABB's focus on energy efficiency and the need for solution-oriented approach.
2013-12-02 - ABB recently entered a partnership with international energy company Statoil to develop power solutions for subsea oil and gas production. A key challenge is to develop reliable long-distance power transmission technology and to build components that can function for several decades at depths of up to 3,000 meters.
2013-11-28 - With around 40 percent of global energy used in buildings, managing the consumption data for electricity, water and heating can be a challenge. In France, regulation (RT2012) has been introduced requiring energy meters in all residential and commercial buildings, making this a hot topic.
2013-11-28 - Company veteran and recognized global expert in robotics to take up new role in January 2014
2013-11-27 - New capacity and upgrades in power infrastructure
2013-11-25 - In space, it is said, no one can hear you scream, which might be one of the reasons why space agencies install reliable instruments from ABB on their satellites.
2013-11-21 - The Swedish Innovation Award 2013 has been given to ABB for the development of a technology, which resolves a 100-year-old electrical engineering puzzle and paves the way for a new generation of highly efficient and reliable power transmission grids.
2013-11-19 - Agreement will help to improve plant productivity and availability at world’s first coal-seam gas project - Queensland Curtis LNG