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The European Commission and the US Department of Justice approve the transaction between Alstom and General Electric


Alstom is pleased with the decisions of the European Commission (EC) and US Department of Justice (DOJ) authorising General Electric to acquire Alstom's Energy businesses with commitments.

Alstom to build HVDC VSC converter stations for the France-Italy transmission link


Alstom has been awarded a contract worth over €300 million by TERNA Rete Italia, a company fully owned by TERNA, the Italian electricity transmission system operator, and Réseau de Transport d'Électricité (RTE), its French counterpart, to build two High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) converter stations for the transmission link between France and Italy.

Alstom technology enabling a single European electricity market


Alstom has delivered its e-terramarket calculation software to The Central Western European (CWE) Flow Based Market Coupling project.

Alstom and DB Energie sign frame agreement for HYpact compact switchgear for railway applications


Alstom and DB Energie, a Deutsche Bahn company, have signed a frame agreement worth €5 million for the delivery and commissioning of the HYpact compact switchgear for their railway applications at 16.7 Hz.

Alstom T&D India receives transformers and reactors orders from Power Grid


Alstom T&D India has been awarded three new contracts worth approximately €33 million (INR 2317 million) by Powergrid Corporation of India Limited (Power Grid) to supply transformers and shunt reactors for 765/400kV substation situated at Agra in Uttar Pradesh and spare units of 765kV transformers and reactors as part of Eastern and Southern Region Strengthening Schemes.

Alstom installs HYpact modules for indoor application in Leipzig substation


Alstom has successfully installed five HYpact compact switchgear modules for Netz Leipzig GmbH at the LzK substation in Leipzig.

Alstom Grid introduces Eco Label


Alstom Grid has created the Eco Label as part of its Eco Design approach within its Clean Grid Programme. Eco label identifies low-impact products that present either a truly significant improvement in environmental performance or a major innovative breakthrough in that domain.

Alstom and TenneT to reach another important milestone in the offshore DolWin3 project


Alstom and the German-Dutch transmission system operator TenneT have reached another key milestone in the North Sea offshore grid connection project - ‘DolWin3’. 

Alstom signs a turnkey contract with Eletrosul to integrate wind farms in southern Brazil


Alstom has been awarded a turnkey contract worth approximately €100 million from Eletrosul Centrais Electricas S/A (Eletrosul) to integrate wind farms located at Rio Grande do Sul State, all situated at the southernmost tip of Brazil, into the country's transmission grid. This project is scheduled for commercial operation in March 2018.

UISOL and Open Grid Systems form alliance to expand capabilities for utilities’ mobile workforce


Alstom is pleased to announce that UISOL, its Network Management Solutions consulting and systems integration services group based in USA, has entered into an alliance with Open Grid Systems