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Welcome to CWIEME News 055!
This week we are delighted to continue to promote industry diversity and share interviews from female industry experts, Claudia Gherghel-Diaconesa from SGB-SMIT and Senja Leivo, Senior Industry Expert, Vaisala Oyj.
We also share a technical article Managing Plug-In Electric Vehicle (PEV) Charging Profile Utilizing Online Distribution Transformer Monitoring from Transformer Technology magazine.
Finally, we share news on the Biden-Harris Administration to provide $7.5 B for national EV charging network, Audi to invest $320.2 million to boost electric engine output in Hungary, Saietta are expanding their electric motor range with fully integrated system and Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) says it will need $990.53 M to build a robust transmission system.
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Interview with Senja Leivo on DGA Monitoring on End-of-life Transformers
In this interview with Senja Leivo, Senior Industry Expert, Vaisala Oiy, we discuss several topics relevant to the safety and reliability of all electrical system assets, particularly transformers. We focus on DGA monitoring, one of the most important tools to look at the condition of a transformer.
Women in Power Engineering: Interview with Claudia Gherghel-Diaconesa
Transformers Academy is delighted to announce the live interview with SGB-SMIT’s Claudia Ghergherl-Diaconesa on Monday, 18 July 2022, at 2 PM CET. Hear about her 11 years of experience in the transformer business and eight spent with SGB-SMIT, and about the history of the company Retrasib in the environment of SGB-SMIT Group.
Managing Plug-In Electric Vehicle (PEV) Charging Profile Utilizing Online Distribution Transformer Monitoring
The use of smart infrastructure solutions based on industrial IoT technology can manage electric vehicle charging based on real time capacity of distribution transformers and circuits. This paper aims to discuss the use case and technology available to accomplish this coordination.
GRIDCo to spend $990 M to build robust transmission system
The Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) says it will need $990.53 M to build a robust transmission system. The system is to ensure the delivery of reliable power, minimise system interruptions, lower transmission losses and meet increasing demand, according to the company’s 2022-2027 tariff proposal.
Biden-Harris Administration to provide $7.5 B for national EV charging network
Bipartisan Infrastructure Law investments enable families to plug-in, charge up, and drive across America. The Biden-Harris Administration has announced new steps to meet President Biden’s goal to build out the first-ever national network of 500,000 electric vehicle chargers along America’s highways and in communities, a key piece of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.
Audi to invest $320.2 million to boost electric engine output in Hungary
German carmaker Audi's Hungarian unit will invest 120 billion forints ($320.2 million) to ramp up electric engine production at its factory in western Hungary, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto has said.
Electric Motor News:
Saietta expands its electric motor range with fully integrated system
Saietta’s Axial Flux Technology (AFT) electric motor range has been enhanced and expanded with integrated power electronics, a modular gearbox and a bespoke axle architecture – providing light-duty vehicle manufacturers with a fully integrated system solution.