Posts tagged as Sweden

Minister invites Nordic companies to invest in SA’s energy sector

Speaking to representatives from the governments of Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden at a breakfast prior to the opening of the 2019 African Utility Week conference and exhibition in Cape Town, Jeff Radebe, the minister of energy, said that South Africa has a distinguished relationship with the Nordic countries which supported the country during its […]

Rural smart grid under construction

  ABB is to implement a rural smart grid project on the Swedish island of Gotland in the Baltic Sea. The project will serve as a model for upgrading other rural grids to minimise environmental impact by integrating a high proportion of intermittent wind power in the distribution network. It also aims to deploy new […]

Undersea power cable contract awarded

  ABB has won an order worth around US$11-million from the Swedish utility Svenska kraftnät to design, manufacture, and supply a submarine cable system under the bay of Edsviken in northern Stockholm. The link is part of the larger grid project Stockholms Ström, which will provide an entirely new structure for the electrical grid in […]