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ABB delivers strong order growth and cash in Q2

2014-07-23 - [No lead text]

ABB and Volvo form global partnership for electric and hybrid bus fast-charging

2014-07-21 - Global agreement combines Volvo electric and electric hybrid buses with ABB fast-charging solutions, paving the way for rapid deployment of urban e-mobility

ABB wins $35 million HVDC upgrade order in Canada

2014-07-18 - Upgrade to enhance grid reliability, improve efficiency and enhance power availability

Swiss scientists take ABB analyzers aloft to measure gas emissions

2014-07-15 - Synonymous with Switzerland, cows produce the country’s cheeses, chocolate and the milk Johanna Spyri’s “Heidi” drank high in the Alps. Now, airborne ABB analyzers give scientists reliable tools to measure another dairy by-product: methane, a greenhouse gas.

The birth of commercial HVDC

2014-07-09 - Sweden in the 1950s was ripe for the development of new electrical transmission technology. Electricity consumption was doubling with each passing decade, but the major hydro reserves in the north lay more than 1,000 kilometers from the major load centers in the south.

ABB awarded $400 million order for Maritime Link power project in Canada

2014-07-09 - HVDC Light system for major power transmission link in eastern Canada to facilitate integration of renewable energy and stabilization of electrical grid

Uno Lamm and the dawn of HVDC

2014-07-09 - August Uno Lamm (May 22, 1904 – June 1, 1989) was a Swedish electrical engineer and inventor who is often referred to as the father of high-voltage direct current (HVDC) power transmission.

3-D laser scanning bolsters ABB’s shock-protecting circuit breakers

2014-07-07 - An ABB Low Voltage Products quality control team in Italy worked with Europe’s largest university on a 3-D laser scanning system for circuit breaker components. It’s helping accelerate improvements to devices that protect people and buildings from electrical shock and fire.

Statnett to deploy ABB mobile integrated gas-insulated switchgear for 420 kV transmission line in Norway

2014-07-04 - The factory assembled units will provide reliable and flexible power with 50 percent reduction in installation time

ABB chosen by Shell as global supplier for low voltage switchgear & motor control centers

2014-07-03 - Five-year global single source agreement signed

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