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Expansion & Modernization

Expansion and modernization of transmission and distribution networks

As transmission and distribution networks around the world try to keep pace with the energy transition, two major challenges are confounding this development.

Fundamentally, more capacity must be added to the grid but in doing so, the existing network must be upgraded and modernized to handle the flexibility required to achieve this.

Utility organizations trust Hitachi Energy as their partner to support the expansion and modernization of the grid with a reliable, sustainable, and cost-effective growth strategy.

Plan your network expansion projects with our technical consulting services

Experts, expertise, and experience – that is what differentiates our consulting services in the marketplace.

From solution planning to implementation and ongoing operations, partnering with our power consulting services ensures the best service and business outcomes based off your objectives, no matter where or when you need them.

Define your sustainability strategy with our EconiQTM consulting services

Access our lifecycle assessments to determine how your expansion projects can deliver maximum environmental benefit and economic value throughout the entire lifecycle of your assets and projects.

Life Cycle Assessment of a converter station in England

Hitachi Energy’s EconiQ™ Consulting delivers key sustainability insights for National Grid’s electricity interconnector

Build cost-effective, quickly deployable, and value-rich networks

Whether you’re expanding an existing substation, creating a temporary connection, or starting from scratch on a greenfield site, our team has the technology, experience, and know-how to partner with you on your next project. With a combined heritage of 250 years, we are the partner of choice in advancing a sustainable energy future for all. Our teams are experts in building long lasting and quality grid infrastructure to seamlessly connect with our digital and environmental technology, ensuring that you have access to the best possible option for your stakeholders.

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Operate and maintain your network

Along with reliable and secure hardware solutions, our portfolio of software solutions and remote or on-the-ground expertise enables our customers to focus on the value-add while we optimize and maintain your assets for a reliable, efficient, and sustainable energy future.

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Are you ready to expand and modernize your power system?

Let’s discuss your options and devise a plan.