China’s first two concentrated solar plants get automated tech upgrade

The systems will automatically manage the transportation of heat to molten salt tanks for storage and control how power is fed into the grid

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ABB unveils its first carbon-neutral factory

The technology giant expects the flagship site to save around 630 tonnes of carbon dioxide every year

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Maid of the Mist boats at Niagara Falls go electric

Two new emissions-free vessels are to replace existing diesel-powered boats later this year

Porsche and ABB gear up for EV chargers in Japan

The luxury car manufacturer is launching its first fully electric car next year

ABB and Rolls-Royce team up for energy efficient microgrids

They will work together on developing solutions that integrates digital technology and efficient hybrid power systems.

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All aboard the autonomous bus!

The driverless electric vehicle is to be trialled at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore

Iceland’s first electric ferry makes a splash

The 70-metre vessel will be equipped with a 3,000kWh battery pack provided by technology giant ABB

World Economic Forum attendees to travel in (sustainable) style

Electric vehicles will be used to transport delegates around the annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland

Hitachi signs deal to acquire ABB’s power grids business

The technology firm will initially acquire an 80.1% stake of the unit

ABB to power Europe’s largest EV battery factory

The technology firm will provide substations and and other key technologies to LG Chem’s new facility in Poland