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Alstom T&D India to introduce the first energy management system to Sri Lankan national grid


Alstom T&D India has been awarded a €7 million (INR 560 million) contract by Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) to monitor and control Sri Lanka’s electricity transmission network.

Alstom Grid hosts in Paris the consortium ENERGY POSITIVE IT 2.0


Today, Alstom Grid hosts, in its Sector headquarters in La Défense Paris, the Energy Positive IT 2.0 consortium led by EMBIX. The event joins 14 partners, including Alstom, to present the R&D Energy Positive IT 2.0 (EPIT 2.0) project’s first results.

Alstom’s Dr. Lawrence Jones appointed to U.S. Dept. of Commerce’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee (REEEAC)


Alstom’s Dr. Lawrence Jones appointed to U.S. Dept. of Commerce’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee (REEEAC)

Alstom consolidates its mobile substation centre of excellence located in Madrid with projects in 5 different countries


After a year of intense commercial promotion, Alstom Grid´s centre of excellence for mobile substations located in Madrid is currently developing projects in 5 different countries. The excellence centre is working for Dominon Virginia Power (USA), ESB International (Ireland), EON (Spain), PDVSA (Petroleos de Venezuela) and Electricaribe (Colombia)

Alstom to increase power transmission stability and quality across Saudi Arabia


Alstom Grid has been awarded a €47 million turnkey contract by Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) to supply Flexible AC Transmission Systems in Saudi Arabia.

Alstom successfully delivers demand response system for New York


Alstom has delivered its demand response management system (DRMS) to Con Edison, an electric service provider to 3.3 million customers in New York City and Westchester County, New York.

Best Alstom’s Energy Storage Product at European Utility Week


Alstom Grid has been awarded the Product Innovation Awards in Energy Storage at the European Utility Week conference and exhibition in Amsterdam, gathering over 350 Smart Grid solution providers.

Alstom’s Laurent Schmitt named one of the most 40 influential people in the European Smart Grid


Laurent Schmitt, Vice President for Smart Grid at Alstom Grid, is named as one the most significant and persuasive people in the Smart Grid activity sector by the Metering & Smart Energy International magazine providing information to thousands of utility professionals worldwide.

Alstom awarded Microgrid project by the US Energy Department


Alstom has been awarded the $1.2 million the Microgrid Research Development and System Design (RD&D) project by the US Energy Department (DoE). Alstom is one of seven organizations to receive microgrid funding ($8 million total) from the DOE.

Record high orders and improving profitability in Alstom’s first half of 2014/15, Key milestones achieved in the project with General Electric


In the context of the project between Alstom and General Electric, and in compliance with IFRS 5, Thermal Power, Renewable Power and Grid activities, as well as some corporate costs, have been classified as Discontinued Operations; they are therefore not included in orders, sales, income from operations and are reported under the “net income – discontinued operations” line.