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ABB’s executive summary of North American energy markets
A comprehensive plan for any new power project is core to its development and capital investments
Addressing Radial Feeder Challenges with Microgrid Value Stacking
ABB Microgrid Business Case
Radial feeders are often the most unreliable network configuration in any given distribution utility circuit portfolio. Not only do these feeders face reliability issues, but also, many are experiencing voltage challenges due to the increased solar Photovoltaic (PV) penetration.
Microgrid business case for Commercial and Industrial (C&I) sites
Microgrid solutions help C&I customers by providing a reliable, stable and affordable power with renewables and energy storage technology
Microgrid business case for mines
For off-grid mines, renewable and storage technologies present an ideal opportunity not only to improve the mine’s environmental footprint, but also to reduce energy costs while improving power quality
The Western European energy markets: What you need to know right now.
European energy markets are undergoing many changes in order to adapt themselves to dynamically-evolving market conditions.
The importance of long-term planning in short-term power operations.
Increasing grid capacity to connect renewable energies
The technical paper discusses how the introduction of line voltage regulator (LVR) can rectify the voltage fluctuation due to renewable power integration into the grid
Dr. Hamideh Bitaraf
Microgrid use cases and revenue streams
Discover ways to maximize the financial benefits of off-grid and grid-connected Microgrid.
Director, Energy Portfolio Management
ABB Enterprise Software
Distributed Energy Resources: Seizing Opportunities while Managing Distribution Grid Impacts
Review the significant benefits that distributed energy resources (DERs) provide both utilities and renewable project developers
An integrated view of the energy sector, North America
Learn about how new developments in the markets have affected energy price results included in the latest release of our forecast, the North American Power Reference Case
The "rechargeable" revolution
What are the latest projections of costs and volumes in the battery storage and electric vehicle industries?
ABB microgrids empower the Last Frontier, bringing reliable electricity to remote and isolated areas
The future is connected.
Digital solutions to integrate renewables from plant to the boardroom.
Integrate Renewables to power market
ABB Ability™ Renewable Insights
ABB Ability™ Renewable Insights is our modular, turnkey software as-a-service solution that provides developers with the site specific capability and functionality of two of ABB’s most powerful enterprise software solutions:
- Velocity Suite – collects, cleans and formats analysis from 3,000 different sources.
- Reference Case – provides unbiased market intelligence and reliable forecasts.
Microgrid Advisory Services
ABB provides a complete solution for microgrid projects, from consulting services and analysing the business and technical case, to project execution by implementing ABB’s Microgrids and Battery Energy Storage system solutions.
ABB Ability™ e-mesh™ Monitor
ABB Ability™ e-mesh™ Monitor is a cloud-based digital platform, exclusively designed to aggerate data from distributed energy assets and turn that into actionable business insights. You can monitor your assets from anywhere and anytime. The e-mesh Monitor helps to optimize performance and increase ROI from your distributed energy investments.
ABB Ability™ e-mesh™ EMS
ABB Ability™ e-mesh™ Energy Management System (EMS), an optimizer suite application, extends e-mesh Monitor functionalities as well as provides additional features for the energy management of distributed energy resources. The EMS application is flexible and scalable, and can be extended to integrate renewables, conventional power generation sources and loads like EV chargers.
ABB Ability™ Portfolio Optimization
ABB Ability™ Portfolio Optimization on the e7 platform optimises a portfolio’s operation by modelling detailed unit operating constraints and market conditions to:
- Provide a generation schedule for energy and ancillary services and fuel nominations
- Support the evaluation and pricing of potential short-term transactions
- Facilitate the analysis and simulation of deterministic scenarios
ABB Ability™ Capacity Expansion
ABB Ability™ Capacity Expansion gives resource planners and portfolio managers the valuable ability to assess and develop strategies to address current and evolving renewable portfolio standards and emissions regulations. The solution provides optimal long-term resource plans with the potential options of resource additions, retirement, refurbishment and changes in operations.
ABB Ability™ PROMOD®
ABB Ability™ PROMOD® is the premier integrated electric generation and transmission market simulation system. PROMOD is recognised in the industry for its flexibility and breadth of technical capability, incorporating extensive details in generating unit operating characteristics and constraints, transmission constraints, generation analysis, unit commitment/ operating conditions and market system operations.
Power Reference Case
Whether building a new generation asset, providing financing for new generation, considering entry into a new market or any other major capital decision, the need for comprehensive market intelligence and accurate forecasts is critical. Power Reference Case is a comprehensive energy market analysis solution. Note: Reference Cases and market databases are also available for Europe, and Asia-Pacific.
Understanding the upcoming generation, energy demand, gas demand, or even day-ahead prices is critical for operating assets reliably and cost-effectively. Nostradamus is specifically designed to overcome these challenges and it is an easy-to-use application that employs modelling techniques built and designed by industry experts.
With renewable energy increasing in significance and maturity, more and more regulations require renewable power to be traded instead of or in addition to being statically compensated via feed-in-tariffs (FiTs) or premiums for renewables. nMarket enables market participants to buy and sell renewable energy at the wholesale market and is relied upon by over 50 customers worldwide.
Integrate Renewables to power grids
ABB Ability™ e-mesh™ (Digital solutions for distributed energy resources)
ABB Ability™ e-mesh™ digital ecosystem of solutions and products enables the digitalization of distributed energy resources.
ABB Ability™ Network Manager GMS
Network Manager GMS enables advanced operation, optimal scheduling, and detailed analysis of your generating resources. The solution is built on a high-performance, cyber-secure SCADA platform designed to meet the requirements of mission-critical control systems. It supports a wide variety of markets and operating constraints.
New Age Automation for Renewable Plants
Renewable plant automation solutions from ABB help in simplifying plant operations, improving productivity and maximizing return on investments. The solution provides supervisory control and data acquisition products (SCADA), intelligent electronic devices (IEDs) and plant safety systems that are essential to match grid requirements for renewable power plants.
ABB’s digital substation: synchronizing technologies for reliable power
Bridging the gap between analogue and digital technologies brings unseen opportunities for modern utilities. Built on the international standard IEC 61850, ABB’s world-leading digital substations achieve new heights in reliability, interoperability and real-time performance. We protect investments while stepping up to meet the challenges of tomorrow.
PowerStore™ Microgrid Solutions
Introducing PowerStore™, our latest Microgrid solution exclusively designed to ensure reliable power availability, grid stability, highest possible penetration of renewable energy into existing grid together with intelligent control system for both grid connected and off-grid systems.
Integrate Renewables to enterprises
ABB Ability™ Ellipse
ABB Ability Ellipse is ABB’s connected asset lifecycle management solution that unifies world-class functionality for enterprise asset management (EAM), workforce management (WFM) and asset performance management (APM). Ellipse facilitates the orchestration. Ellipse facilitates the orchestration of priority, process and people across an organisation, enabling the management of physical assets across the entire asset lifecycle.