in News Departments > Projects & Contracts
print the content item

Ventyx, an ABB company, has signed a new contract with transmission system operator Elektro-Slovenija Doo (ELES) to implement a new national control center in Slovenia using the Ventyx Network Manager SCADA/EMS solution. Product licensing and implementation for the project is valued at $4.8 million.

The new system is designed to facilitate cross-border power trades throughout the region, helping ELES meet the latest directives from the European Union, as well as rules from the European Networks of Transmission System Operators for Electricity.

Ventyx's SCADA/EMS is a control center that helps electric power transmission companies manage complex energy system processes, while ensuring the required levels of cybersecurity, according to the company.

The new Ventyx system is expected to be operational by the end of 2013.

Hybrid Energy Innovations

Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
Latest Top Stories

To Help Combat Costly Electricity Theft, Emerging Markets Turn To Smart Grid Infrastructure

According to a new report, the world loses a whopping $89.3 billion to electricity theft annually, and emerging country markets are feeling a majority of the pain.


Report: Utilities Face Big Revenue Cuts From Distributed Energy Resources

According to a new report from Accenture, the growth of solar and other resources, such as energy storage, could mean significant losses for utilities.


NextEra To Acquire Hawaiian Electric In $4.3 Billion Merger Deal

If approved, the agreement between the two energy companies would produce one of North America's largest renewable energy players.


EPA Racks Up Over 1.6 Million Comments On Carbon Pollution Plan

Months after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released its Clean Power Plan, which will create new regulations for existing power plants, the agency says it has received loads of feedback to consider.


Smart Grid Interest Continues To Spread Among U.S. Rural Utilities

A new survey gauges rural smart grid efforts across the country and offers key findings, one of which is that nearly all utilities polled are doing something to modernize their systems.

S&C Electric_id176
edf_id180