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- China completes cross-border power transmission project with Russia
Jan 03, 2012 -- Xinhua - pro.energycentral.com
State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC), the country's
largest power supplier, said Sunday it has put to
trial operation a cross-border electricity transmission
project in northeastern Heilongjiang province to
supply Chinese with Russia's electric power exports.
- China upgrades its first UHV electricity transmission system
Dec. 16, 2011 - XINHUA - pro.energycentral.com
China on Friday put into operation a project extending its ultra high voltage (UHV) system to boost electricity transmission capacity from the country's energy-rich northern regions to the power-short central provinces.
Energy’s New Friends in China
Sept. 8, 2011 - Randall Hackley - businessweek.com
From Ethiopia and Sudan to Ghana and South Africa,
Chinese companies are pushing big hydro and solar
- Mongolia allows import of electricity from China
Jun 10, 2011 - Xinhua - energycentral.com
The Mongolian government has permitted the company that invests in Mongolia's Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mining project to build an electricity line to import electricity from China, local media reported Wednesday.
- China starts project to ensure enough power supply for Tibet by 2012
Aug 11, 2010 - Xinhua
China initiated a project Thursday to integrate the electricity network in the Tibet Autonomous Region with that in the neighboring northwestern Qinghai Province, a power official told Xinhua.
- ABB commissions world's longest and most powerful transmission link
Jul 30, 2010 - energycentral.com
ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has achieved another significant milestone with the commissioning of the Xiangjiaba-Shanghai project, the world's first UHVDC (ultrahigh-voltage direct current) transmission link to go into commercial operation. ABB was the main technology supplier to State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC) and the project was completed in 30 months, one year ahead of schedule.
- More Power! ABB Building Longer, More Powerful Transmission in Europe, China
Jul 28, 2010 - Katherine Tweed - greentechmedia.com
It sounds like an infomercial, but ABB is bringing renewables onto the grid with more efficient transmission.
- Xiangjiaba-Shanghai ±800kV UHV DC Demonstration Project Successfully Energized
Mar 12, 2010 - sgcc.com.cn
At 09:57am, October 26, 2009, the Pole I of ±800kV DC system in the Fengxian Converter Station and the transmission line of the independently designed and constructed Xiangjiaba-Shanghai ±800kV UHV DC Demonstration Project were stepped up to 800kV, indicating the successfully energization of the world’s first DC transmission project with the largest capacity, longest distance, most advanced technology and highest voltage.
- The Age of the 800-kV HVDC
Feb 1, 2010 - Sonal Patel - powermag.com
High-voltage direct current transmission (HVDC) has come a long way since 1882 when the first of its type carried power from Miesbach in Bavaria to an electricity exhibition in Munich, 57 kilometers (km) away, at a mere 1,400 V.
Sets Another Record With Ultrahigh-Voltage Power Project In China
13, 2010 - Electricnet.com
ABB, the leading power and automation technology
group, announced the successful 'open-line' test for Pole 1 of the 800 kV (kilovolt)
UHVDC (ultrahigh-voltage direct current) Fengxian converter station in Shanghai,
in close cooperation with State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC). This test was
accomplished in a record time of just two years from receiving the order, a year
ahead of schedule.
sets up largest power transmission system
Dec 30, 2009 - Commodity
ERLANGEN (Commodity Online): Siemens Energy and the utility China
Southern Power Grid have set up world most powerful high-voltage direct-current
transmission system (HVDC) with a transmission capacity of 5000 MW covering a
distance of more than 1400 km from Yunnan to Guandong.
is technology leader with "energy highways"
Dec 16, 2009 - Energy Central
Energy has advanced to technology leader in the field of high-efficiency, environmentally
friendly transmission of large amounts of electrical energy.