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ABB Named #8 on Fortune Magazine’s List of Companies that are “Changing the World”

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

ABB was recently named #8 on Fortune Magazine’s fourth annual “Change the World” list, a global ranking of more than 50 companies whose innovative work is making a significant, positive social impact around the world.

ABB is making a concerted effort to shift transportation away from fossil fuel dependence with their work in electric cars, trains, and marine vehicles. Fossil fuels are the biggest contributor to climate change, and ABB’s efforts to move towards electric transportation will help to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and provide a more sustainable energy in the future.

The company has successfully reduced fossil fuel reliance and CO2 emissions by providing electric vehicle (EV) chargers and other innovative charging solutions to microgrids, and with their transport and integration of solar and other renewable energies into local power grids. Read more about how ABB is a world forerunner in e-mobility.

Over the next year, ABB is aiming to help communities save an additional 15,000 tons of CO2 emissions worldwide, which is the equivalent of taking nearly 6,000 cars off the road!

ABB is a pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally.

Continuing more than a 125-year history of innovation, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization and driving the Energy and Fourth Industrial Revolutions. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 132,000 employees.

Orion has partnered with ABB to provide rewarding careers in a wide variety of roles and business units. ABB offers a level of support, career development, and opportunities that are among the best in the business world. The company provides an outstanding benefits package, including work-life balance programs, lifestyle benefits and various performance programs that typically include share plans, profit sharing, sales incentives, and more.

ABB is hiring for a variety of roles nationwide, including Field Service Engineers, Field Service Technicians, Regional Sales Managers, Technical Projects Buyers, and many more. Visit us online to learn more, and apply for a career with ABB.

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