ABB is one of the world's leading power and automation technology companies, helping customers in more than 100 countries to meet their challenges with minimum environmental impact. It provides solutions for secure, energy-efficient generation, transmission and distribution of electricity, and for increasing productivity in industrial, commercial and utility operations. ABB is present throughout the entire renewables value chain, from power generation to transmission, distribution and electric mobility. The portfolio ranges from switches and sockets to robots, and from large transformers to control systems that manage entire power networks and factories. Innovation and quality are key characteristics of ABB's product and service offerings, which include many breakthroughs achieved during its 130-year history. ABB prides itself on building long-lasting, value-creating partnerships with customers, suppliers, business partners, employees and the communities in which it operates.