Gene Wolf

Gene
Wolf
Gene Wolf, Technical Writer,
Transmission & Distribution World Magazine

Gene Wolf has been designing and building substations and other high technology facilities for over 32 years. He received his BSEE from Wichita State University. He received his MSEE from New Mexico State University. He is a registered professional engineer in the states of California and New Mexico. He started his career as a substation engineer for Kansas Gas and Electric, retired as the Principal Engineer of Stations for Public Service Company of New Mexico recently, and founded Lone Wolf Engineering, LLC an engineering consulting company.  

Gene is widely recognized as a technical leader in the electric power industry. Gene is a fellow of the IEEE. He is the former Chairman of the IEEE PES T&D Committee. He has held the position of the Chairman of the HVDC & FACTS Subcommittee and membership in many T&D working groups. Gene is also active in renewable energy. He sponsored the formation of the “Integration of Renewable Energy into the Transmission & Distribution Grids” subcommittee and the “Intelligent Grid Transmission and Distribution” subcommittee within the Transmission and Distribution committee.

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The Name Game: Is 'Microgrid' Correct? 1
Have you ever thought about all the nicknames, catchphrases and, in some cases, bizarre naming we lovingly apply to equipment, processes and technologies used in our industry?
Microgrids Go Mainstream
The worldwide microgrid market is developing rapidly: following are images of microgrids and their development.
Microgrid sizes
One Size Does Not Fit All 
Microgrids come in all sizes and shapes; therefore, fitting individual solutions to each application can be challenging.
Sustainable Microgrids
Sustainable Microgrids 
Microgrids are being hybridized with renewable generation and energy storage.
Microgrids
Microgrids Are Everywhere 
The key to the future of the grid is understanding microgrid technologies.
The Structures Behind Today’s Power Delivery System
Structural technology is maturing and providing the industry with applications about which past generations of designers could only dream
corliss
From Telegraph Poles to Steel Structures: Evolution of the Grid
From telegraph poles to steel structures, the electric utility industry continues to evolve in form and function.
Structures
The Past Is the Future 
Next-generation technologies are built on past foundations.
Structures
The Grid Takes Shape 
From telegraph poles to steel structures, the electric utility industry continues to evolve in form and function.
wind energy
How Much Is Too Much in Renewable Energy? 
Ain’t technology fun? Thanks to tech toys like Skype and smart phones, it’s easy to stay in touch with friends, family and coworkers.
wind farm
Big Renewables Need Big Transmission
Renewables are not the issue; more wire is needed in the air.
solar mirrors
Energy Storage Tames Renewables 1
Images on how energy storage works with the latest renewable energy technologies to become dispatchable.
Renewables
Taming Renewables with Storage  1
Renewable resources can become dispatchable with sufficient energy storage systems.
Renewables
Our Future Grid Is Shaping Up 5
Applying rooftop solar directly to the distribution system is somewhat like trying to fit the proverbial square peg in a round hole.
Renewables
New Renewables Will Require Transmission Upgrades 2
Renewables are not the issue; more wire is needed in the air.
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