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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.

Alstom’s Smart Grid open innovation put forward at European Utility Week


Alstom is committed to Smart Grid innovation, and participates once again to European Utility Week, the annual landmark event for energy leaders, in Amsterdam, Netherlands November 4 to 6 2014.

Alstom and DotVision join forces as part of an energy connected objects project to serve smart cities


Alstom Grid, a leader in the commercialisation of innovative solutions for energy management, has signed a 3-year partnership with DotVision, an innovative player in the development of smart connected objects for energy control, to optimise the management of power consumption in cities. 

Alstom’s led SuperGrid Institute will be funded by the French state


The European Commission approved the €86.6 million fund from the French state's "Investissements d'avenir" program to support the research oriented Institut pour la Transition Energétique (ITE) 'SuperGrid Institute'.

Alstom’s Tampere unit to supply equipment for HVDC projects in India, Canada and South Korea


Alstom’s Tampere unit to supply equipment for HVDC projects in India, Canada and South Korea.