A substantial number of smart grid developments took place in April 2014, including product launches, fundraising events and the announcement and completion of contracts and projects. A total of 13 major acquisitions took place in April. A total of seven contracts were completed between April and May 2014. Some of the key players that won contracts were Siemens, Alstom T&D India, Ingeteam Corporacion, Accenture, and BrightField Transportation Solutions. Four fundraising events took place in April, at which Kyushu Electric Power Co., Iberdrola, The Carlyle Group, and PAI partners raised funds through private public offerings. Eco-Shift Power Corp. raised funds through venture financing. Other announcements were made in April regarding appointments, management changes and investment. A total of 16 projects were reported in April.
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