ABB to take part in Hydro 2014 in Italy

ABB will present its solutions for hydropower at Hydro 2014, an itinerant conference and exhibition that this year will take place in Cernobbio, Italy, October 13 to 15.

This is one of the main events for the hydro power generation industry which will provide an opportunity to discuss business requirements and exchange first-hand information on global and regional market trends with key players of today’s world’s most widely used form of renewable energy.

The claim of the event “Building on Recent Development Progress” well explains the tremendous progress which has been made in the planning and implementation of large and small hydro schemes, pumped-storage projects, and marine energy systems over the past few years.

ABB will be presenting an exhibition stand (booth 312) focused on systems, highlighting the company’s complete portfolio of products, solutions and services. With a huge worldwide installed base, market and technology leadership and process know-how, we are a leading supplier of power and automation solution for hydropower plants.

“This event is a great opportunity for ABB to showcase our solutions for conventional and pumped-storage hydropower plants as an integral part of our comprehensive portfolio for renewable energy integration and energy efficiency measures .” said Dietmar Wolf, Business Development Hydro for Central Europe.

In addition to the exhibition stand, ABB will present a paper on Variable speed pumped storage with converter-fed synchronous machines (CFSM) on Tuesday, October 14.