Electricity is generated in power plants using various fuel sources - some traditional like coal and gas (thermal) and increasingly renewable energies like wind, solar and hydro. The generated electricity is then integrated into the electricity grid and transmitted across distances through overhead, underground and sub-sea cable systems. Once it reaches closer to consumption centers distribution networks carry it through to industrial, household and commercial end users. With a 125 year heritage of technology innovation ABB continues to shape the grid of the future.
2017-04-24: Zurich, Switzerland, April 24 2017 – Highlights include latest HVDC innovations, digital substations and other smart solutions that build on ABB Ability™ offering
2017-04-18: Zurich, Switzerland, April 18, 2017 – $30 million substation order to enhance transmission capacity and boost electricity supply to more than 250,000 households
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