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power grid

A network of power transmission and distribution facilities used to provide electricity to users such as homes, businesses, and industry. Large power plants, wind-power-generating facilities, and small power producers such as photovoltaic farms feed electrical power into the grid for distribution to users. See also: Grid
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The JV will bring together two highly respected companies in their respective fields and geographies and enhances ABB Power Grids' position as a global leader in the power sector with a sizeable and complementary presence across global markets.
Five new additions to Zhuhai's power grid have gone into operation so far this year, which optimized the grid for the city's main urban areas and improved reliability of power supply to Macao.
This paves way for NTPC, a leading power generator, and Power Grid, which owns the country's largest power transmission network, to get into consumer electricity supply business.
In statement announcing the sale, ABB said: "In the fast-changing world of energy infrastructure, with a shifting customer landscape and the need for financing and increased government influence, ABB believes Hitachi is the best owner for Power Grids."
As per the deal, company will be responsible for supplying 400-kV-class power lines as well as power grid construction.
The demonstration aims to balance the continuous introduction of renewable energies with power grid stability by using electric vehicles (EV/PHEV) as VPP resources.
of the Philippines (NGCP) has begun construction of the P52-billion project connecting the Visayas and Mindanao power grids, which will strengthen the country's transmission network and boost employment opportunities for host communities.
The link to Europe has been part of a trans-Maghreb project connecting the power grids of Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco and Mauritania with those of Spain and other EU countries.
The World Bank has said that it has approved a loan to a Nigerian power grid.
By combining ABB's world-leading technology and its market leadership position in power transmission and distribution with SNC-Lavalin's strengths and in delivering infrastructure projects, the joint venture will help meet the evolving need of power grids across the globe for safe, reliable and state-of-the-art electrical substations.
Under the deal, IndiGrid will acquier the three power transmission assets from Sterlite Power Grid Ventures Ltd at a value of INR 14.9bn (USD 228.3m).
The common used sensors in the control system of three-phase PWM rectifier include DC voltage sensor, power grid voltage sensors, and AC current sensors on power grid side.