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  • Home automation technology from ABB not only brings comfort and convenience to homeowners, but also reduces a home’s energy consumption and impact on the environment, ultimately helping in the move toward sustainable urban development.

  • Well-run hospitals are essential for all cities. Increasingly, they must be more cost-efficient in energy and resource use processes while delivering more effective and ever-improving patient experiences. Here we spotlight a new hospital in South Australia, which is using ABB building automation solutions to deliver critical support to staff and patients.

  • The theme of World Cities Day 2020 is “Better City Better Life” with a focus on addressing the challenges of urbanization and contributing to sustainable urban development around the world. As a way of bringing awareness to the day, October 31, we begin a series of Smart Cities stories to highlight some ways ABB is helping cities meet the challenges of supporting sustainable development.

  • ABB provides data centers with solutions to ensure continuous availability while helping to improve performance in a productive and sustainable way. In the first of a series of articles on data centers, we take a look at keeping centers cool while reducing energy consumption.

  • Since 2010, ABB has powered forward the global e-mobility transition with a host of technological achievements. We list some of the most notable highlights here.

  • In the documentary , engineers present a prototype battery to Alejandro Agag, founder and chief executive of Formula E Holdings. “The dream will be if this can weigh two kilos instead of 300,” says Mr Agag. Charging a car should be as easy as charging a mobile phone, he adds, only half-joking.

  • ABB does not discriminate on any grounds: gender, ethnic, sexual orientation, cultural, social, religious or other. The company is moving into a new era of Diversity and Inclusion where it will extend its diversity dimensions to include LGBTQ+.

  • On World Environment Day, we take a tour of some of the ways our technology supports organizations, cities and communities in being more environmentally friendly

  • Having led several industrial companies over the course of my career, I can truly say that the job of running a business has changed almost beyond recognition in recent weeks. Since I took over as CEO of ABB on March 1, COVID-19 has become a global pandemic, affecting the lives of billions of people, and challenging the way we do business, work and live. Globally, COVID-19 is also severely