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Solar Impulse proves innovation, technology and pioneering mindset can address global challenges

2016-07-28 - ABB alliance partner Solar Impulse completes round-the-world flight with zero fuel, showing we can run the world without consuming the earth. As a pioneering technology leader, ABB is putting this message into practice

ABB’s innovative flexible power link solution to support ‘smart network’ in the UK

2016-07-28 - Zurich, Switzerland, July 27, 2016 - Static frequency converter power electronics solution to help unlock additional capacity without infrastructure reinforcement

ABB wins orders of over $300 million for world’s first 1,100 kV UHVDC power link in China

2016-07-19 - ABB transformers and other key equipment to enable Changji-Guquan link to transmit 12,000 megawatts of electricity over 3,000 kilometers at 1.1 million volts, setting new world records on voltage level, transmission capacity and distance

ABB’s microgrid technology: can help bridge the power gap in Africa

2016-06-09 - Greater access to electricity and a reliable energy supply could play a key role in accelerating development across Africa. By integrating renewable energy resources like sun, wind and hydro into the power grid, microgrid technology like that supplied by ABB can support more reliable electricity supply, help avoid industry downtime and substantially reduce carbon emissions.

ABB FACTS solution to help maintain grid stability as power generation mix changes

2016-04-26 - Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), the largest public power utility in the US, is installing ABB’s static var compensator (SVC) technology to help ensure system reliability as fossil fuel component of total energy mix declines. SVCs enhance grid stabilization and at the same time enable a smarter grid.

ABB to provide equipment and services for the world’s largest floating facility

2016-03-24 - ABB to secure reliability and availability of equipment on Shell’s 600,000 tons gas liquefaction facility

Enhancing power quality on the ‘rooftop of the world’

2016-03-24 - Capacitor banks from ABB are installed on a transmission line in Tibet, the world’s highest region. Not only do these products meet extremely harsh operating conditions, but they facilitate the reliability and energy efficiency of the supply network.

ABB to support integration of solar energy in Saudi Arabia

2016-03-02 - Zurich, Switzerland, March 2, 2016 – High voltage switchgear to support Saudi Arabia’s first integrated solar and natural gas power plant

ABB’s high profile at WEF summit reflects leading role in 4th industrial revolution

2016-01-21 - ABB is playing a highly visible and active role at the World Economic Forum’s annual gathering of global leaders from business, politics, science and civil society. The company’s involvement reflects its position at the forefront of the fourth industrial revolution, which is the theme of the WEF event this year.

ABB launches its anniversary year with an ABB-branded Allegra train

2016-01-19 - One hundred and twenty-five years ago, Charles Brown and Walter Boveri founded BBC in Baden, Switzerland. The company developed into today’s global player ABB, with subsidiaries in 100 countries.

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