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Smart Wires Wins Innovation in Technology Award from Irish Wind Energy Association

Revolutionary power flow control system will help fight climate change A revolutionary power flow control system which can significantly increase the amount of renewable energy that the electricity grids can accommodate, has won the Irish Wind Energy Association’s (IWEA) Innovation in Technology award. SmartValveTM, which was developed by pioneering power technology company, Smart Wires, helps […]

Smart Wires establishes European Headquarters in Dublin

Minister for Communications, Climate Action and the Environment, Denis Naughten TD visited Smart Wires HQ in Union City, California today where the company CEO Gregg Rotenberg confirmed the opening of Smart Wires’ European Headquarters in Dublin, Ireland.  Smart Wires will create 40 jobs in Europe over the next 3 years with 10 of the roles being […]

Western Power and Smart Wires trial first power flow control project in Western Australia

We are delighted to announce the first trial installation of Smart Wires technology on the Western Power transmission system. In December 2017, Western Power crews successfully installed PowerLine Guardian® devices on the Mandurah-Pinjarra 132kV transmission line, marking the second installation of Smart Wires devices in Australia. PowerLine Guardian® devices, belonging to Smart Wires’ Guardian family […]