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The landing power system event

25-29 August 2014 - PARIS - PALAIS DES CONGRES

Alstom launches a battery storage solution MaxSine eStorage

MaxSineTM eStorage solution addresses the instabilities on the electrical grid created by intermittent sources of renewable energy, such as wind and solar

Agile Digital Substations

Alstom's agile digital substation offers unprecedented performance using intelligent primary systems and tailored automation solutions.

Connecting offshore wind energy to the grid

More than €1 billion worth of DC and AC high-tech equipment to link the DolWin offshore wind farm to mainland Germany

Building the Smart Grid architecture

The Smart Grid movie "Architecture of a Smart Grid" is dedicated to presenting and explaining how a smart grid is built over the entire energy landscape - from generation to the end-user, through power transmission and distribution.

MaxSine eStorage solution
Agile digital substations sales handbook
Connecting offshore wind energy to the grid
Building the Smart Grid architecture

Press Releases

    • Alstom’s orders in Q1 2014/15 boosted by rail contract in South Africa

      23/07/2014

      From 1 April to 30 June 2014, Alstom booked €8.2 billion orders, twice the level of the first quarter last year. This record performance derives essentially from a contract with PRASA in South Africa booked in Transport for around €4 billion, as well as a good flow of orders in Renewable Power and Grid.

    • Image of Alstom Grid energises Jeju Island in South Korea

      Alstom Grid energises Jeju Island in South Korea

      07/07/2014

      Alstom Grid has successfully energised the second High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) turnkey project in South Korea, following the first also delivered by Alstom in 1997. The newly energised project, awarded in 2009, establishes a 400 MW HVDC bi-directional transmission line between Jindo and the island of Jeju.

    • Image of Alstom to contribute to the integration of renewable energies in Smart Grid Vendée project

      Alstom to contribute to the integration of renewable energies in Smart Grid Vendée project

      13/06/2014

      Alstom has been awarded a contract to deliver its Distributed Energy Resources Management System (DERMS) for the Vendée, a French administrative district, located on the west coast of France. Smart Grid Vendée is a €28 million consortium-led demonstration project launched in June 2013 that will last five years

    • Image of Alstom and Saft provide EDF with an innovative system of  energy storage batteries

      Alstom and Saft provide EDF with an innovative system of energy storage batteries

      11/06/2014

      Alstom-Saft consortium contributes to the first demonstration launched by EDF on a megawatt scale for frequency regulation using a lithium-ion battery storage system.

    • Image of Alstom to help manage New York City’s electricity demand

      Alstom to help manage New York City’s electricity demand

      05/06/2014

      As part of a Department of Energy Smart Grid Demonstration Project, Alstom has been awarded a contract to deliver Demand Response Management System (DRMS) to Con Edison.

    • Image of DolWin3 grid connection moves forward

      DolWin3 grid connection moves forward

      15/05/2014

      On Thursday 15 May 2014, the ground-breaking ceremony for the onshore converter station takes place at the Dörpen West site in Heede, Germany, with representatives of Transmission System Operator TenneT, contractor Alstom and the mayors of the joint municipalities of Dörpen and Heede taking part, together with local and regional politicians and public figures.

    • Image of Alstom 2013/14 annual results

      Alstom 2013/14 annual results

      07/05/2014

      Between 1 April 2013 and 31 March 2014, Alstom booked €21.5 billion of orders, down 10% compared to last year. Sales, at €20.3 billion, showed a 4% organic growth compared to last year. Income from operations amounted to €1,424 million, down 3%, with a 7% operating margin.

    • Image of Alstom inaugurates a new site dedicated to substation automation solutions in Belgium

      Alstom inaugurates a new site dedicated to substation automation solutions in Belgium

      25/04/2014

      Today, Alstom inaugurated its new site dedicated to substation automation solutions for electrical grids, located in Lambermont (Verviers) in the presence of Melchior Wathelet, Secretary of State for Energy, Environment and Mobility in Belgium, and His Excellency the Ambassador of France in Belgium, Bernard Valero.

    • Alstom and Unicorn Systems win TenneT contract for major electricity market management solution

      16/04/2014

      Alstom and Unicorn Systems have been selected to provide a flexible energy market management solution for TenneT, one of the top five Transmission System Operators and the first cross-border operator in Europe. The five-year contract replaces a legacy infrastructure that currently supports all of TenneT’s electricity market operations.

    • Image of Substation sails out to Meerwind offshore wind farm

      Substation sails out to Meerwind offshore wind farm

      11/04/2014

      The consortium Alstom Grid and WeserWind GmbH have successfully handed over the substation for the Meerwind Süd and Meerwind Ost wind farms. The barge, carrying the 3,000 tonne platform and substation, sailed out on 2 April 2014 to the installation field near Helgoland, North Sea, Germany.

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