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ABB wins contract for Dutch electric vehicle charging stations

The Swiss company will supply high-voltage chargers for Fastned's network of 200 fast-charging stations in the Netherlands.

By July 8, 2013


GM, ABB rewire Volt battery for backup power

GM and ABB demonstrate an energy storage system that uses repurposed Chevy Volt batteries for grid storage or backup power for consumers, an effort to draw more value from expensive EV batteries.

By July 20, 2011


Aquamarine lands ABB as investor for wave power

The Scottish maker of a wave power generator gets investment from Swiss power industry giant ABB and others to commercialize its Oyster machine.

By November 24, 2010


Smart homes to learn common language

ABB, Bosch, Cisco, and LG aim to create an open standard for connected appliances. Creating a new consortium, the companies plan to provide a software platform for smart homes.

By October 29, 2013


Frida factory robot won't crush your fingers

Switzerland's ABB has a concept factory robot that's humanoid and agile, and it won't crush a stray human hand.

By April 23, 2011


Nissan Leaf batteries seek second life as home storage

Working with grid equipment supplier ABB, a Nissan venture will create a prototype stationary energy storage machine with used electric-car batteries to provide backup energy for homes and utilities.

By January 19, 2012


Trilliant snags $106 million for smart-grid networking

Smart-grid communications company Trilliant brings on GE and ABB as investors to expand use of radio-based mesh networking technology.

By July 15, 2010


GM eyeing ways to reuse Chevy Volt batteries

Automaker teaming up with ABB Group to explore whether batteries from the electric cars could be later used to store power generated by the wind and sun.

By September 21, 2010


Battery-topped electric buses flash charge in 15 seconds

These electric buses can charge up at a stop in the amount of time it takes for passengers to get on and off.

By June 16, 2014