Posts tagged as ABB

Investment in wind technology

ABB recently announced that it has made a strategic investment in Pentalum Technologies, an Israel-based company developing advanced wind sensing technology for control and optimization of wind turbines and wind farms. Pentalum is developing an innovative LIDAR (light detection and ranging) technology that remotely senses the wind vector in front of wind turbines in order […]

High voltage power transmission link in Namibia commissioned

ABB has commissioned the Caprivi link interconnector built for Namibia’s national power utility, NamPower. The high voltage transmission system connects the electrical grids in Namibia and neighbouring Zambia, providing a new route for power imports. It was officially inaugurated by Namibia’s President, His Excellency Hifikepunye Pohamba. The 350 kV, 300 MW link is ABB’s first […]