Maxwell supplying ultracapacitors to ABB for Philadelphia rail lines Maxwell Technologies (MXWL) announced yesterday morning that it is supplying ultracapacitors to ABB (ABB) for ABB's recent contract win to upgrade Philadelphia area rail lines. "ABB installed a battery-based ENVILINE braking energy recuperation system in a substation of SEPTA in 2012 and has now incorporated Maxwell ultracapacitors in a new hybrid configuration to increase energy recovery efficiency and extend battery life," Maxwell said.
Samsung SDI and ABB form strategic microgrid commercial alliance Samsung SDI (SSNLF) and ABB (ABB) have signed a memorandum of understanding to establish a strategic commercial alliance. Samsung SDI and ABB join forces to develop and market microgrid systems that comprise energy storage solutions. The two companies will establish a global commercial alliance to develop and market modular and scalable microgrid solutions, utilizing lithium-ion batteries for energy storage.
BofA/Merrill industrials/EU autos analysts hold analyst/industry conference call Analysts provide a discussion of the key takeaways from the recently held Global Industrials & European Autos Conference on an Analyst/Industry conference call. to be held on March 23 at 10 am.