North Carolina is becoming a haven for renewable energy

State’s energy economy will continue to grow with the aid of clean power North Carolina is home to one of the most diverse energy economies in the United States and renewable energy is expected to play a major role in the future evolution of the state’s economy. ABB, a leader in energy and automation, has high hopes for renewable energy in North Carolina. The state has been working to find more affordable and environmentally friendly forms of power over the past few years and has begun focusing heavily on several…

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Fast charging technology to support the adoption of electric vehicles in China

Clean transportation expected to boom as China becomes home to world’s largest charging infrastructure Electric vehicles are gaining more popularity around the world, especially as countries begin to promote clean transportation in order to mitigate the release of harmful emissions into the environment. In China, electric vehicles are becoming a major priority for large cities. Cities like Beijing and Shanghai are being overcome by air pollution, which is getting so bad that people living in these cities cannot see a foot in front of their own faces. In order to…

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New charging stations to support electric vehicles in Denmark

CLEVER to install new fast chargers CLEVER, an operator of electric charging stations in Denmark, has ordered 50 new fast chargers from ABB, a developer of charging technologies for electric vehicles. The chargers are meant to augment Denmark’s infrastructure for electric vehicles. The country has been working to embrace clean transportation somewhat aggressively recently, with the government showing a strong interest in fuel cell vehicles. Consumers, however, have been showing their favor for battery electrics, and demand for these vehicles has put pressure on Denmark’s current infrastructure. Fast chargers could…

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New solar energy system takes root in Canada

ABB to build new solar energy plant in Ontario ABB, a leading energy and technology firm, is preparing to build a new solar energy system in Ontario, Canada. The system is being called the Grand Renewable Energy Park and will boast of a total capacity of 100 megawatts. The solar energy system itself will be located relatively close to Toronto, which is becoming a hub of activity when it comes to renewable energy and clean technology. ABB will be responsible for engineering the solar energy system as well as installing…

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