U.S. Vice President Biden Visits ABB Plant, Praises Wind Project as Fruit of Stimulus Plant
United States Vice President Joe Biden visited the ABB distribution transformer factory in Jefferson City, Missouri on April 16 to recognize the plant's contribution to a new wind farm that will be built this year in Missouri.
In a ceremony promoting results of the recent stimulus package, Biden pointed to this new 150-MW wind project as a prime example of how funds from the U.S. federal stimulus package are creating green jobs while expanding the country's renewable energy portfolio.
Electric utilities are adopting Intergraph® Smart Grid software solutions to maximize system efficiency and performance. From Intergraph G/Technology, which provides the additional technical attributes needed to build and support a Smart Grid beyond the capabilities of conventional geographic information system (GIS) platforms, to InService 8.2, which consolidates Smart Grid command-and-control operations, Intergraph integrated software solutions are at work helping electric utilities get the most out of their Smart Grid technology.