T&D World's The Briefing Room http://tdworld.com/blog/2855/feed en HD Electric Company Launches Microsite Featuring New Products http://tdworld.com/blog/hd-electric-company-launches-microsite-featuring-new-products <div class="node-body blog-body">HD Electric Company, a Textron Inc. company, has launched a new customer-focused microsite at <a href="http://www.HDEInnovations.com" title="www.HDEInnovations.com">www.HDEInnovations.com</a> that promotes new products and encourages product demonstration requests.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/hd-electric-company-launches-microsite-featuring-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/hd-electric-company-launches-microsite-featuring-new-products#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 20 Jul 2016 00:36:00 +0000 92061 at http://tdworld.com ABB Announces 2016 Automation & Power World Digital Conference for the Power Industry http://tdworld.com/blog/abb-announces-2016-automation-power-world-digital-conference-power-industry <div class="node-body blog-body">ABB today announced the schedule, theme and session titles for its upcoming APW digital conference. The conference will focus on electric power and microgrids, with emphasis on “Risk, reliability and recovery,” and will take place September 22, 2016, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. EDT. The digital conference is free to attend.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/abb-announces-2016-automation-power-world-digital-conference-power-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/abb-announces-2016-automation-power-world-digital-conference-power-industry#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 18 Jul 2016 20:04:00 +0000 91961 at http://tdworld.com HD Electric Company Introduces ClearTest Transformer Tester http://tdworld.com/blog/hd-electric-company-introduces-cleartest-transformer-tester <div class="node-body blog-body">HD Electric Company, a Textron Inc. company has launched its ClearTest Transformer Tester, a compact and lightweight handheld device to quickly, easily and safely test all distribution connectors in a transformer.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/hd-electric-company-introduces-cleartest-transformer-tester" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/hd-electric-company-introduces-cleartest-transformer-tester#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 12 Jul 2016 15:52:00 +0000 91561 at http://tdworld.com Con Edison Developing Energy Storage System on Wheels http://tdworld.com/blog/con-edison-developing-energy-storage-system-wheels <div class="node-body blog-body">Con Edison is developing a mobile battery system that will supply neighborhoods with clean power when high demand for electricity causes equipment problems on the grid, increasing the potential for power outages.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/con-edison-developing-energy-storage-system-wheels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/con-edison-developing-energy-storage-system-wheels#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 12 Jul 2016 15:15:00 +0000 91551 at http://tdworld.com DICA Now Offers Yellow and Orange SafetyTech Outrigger Pads for Utility and Tree Care Applications http://tdworld.com/blog/dica-now-offers-yellow-and-orange-safetytech-outrigger-pads-utility-and-tree-care-applications <div class="node-body blog-body">DICA, manufacturer of SafetyTech® Outrigger Pads, has introduced a new product line designed for the high visibility needs of the electric utility and tree care industries.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/dica-now-offers-yellow-and-orange-safetytech-outrigger-pads-utility-and-tree-care-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/dica-now-offers-yellow-and-orange-safetytech-outrigger-pads-utility-and-tree-care-applications#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 12 Jul 2016 15:04:00 +0000 91541 at http://tdworld.com New York Power Authority Deploys System to Avoid Anchor Strikes to Underwater Transmission Cables http://tdworld.com/blog/new-york-power-authority-deploys-system-avoid-anchor-strikes-underwater-transmission-cables <div class="node-body blog-body">The New York Power Authority (NYPA) announced today it has deployed a virtual beacon system to help maritime traffic avoid damaging anchor strikes to NYPA's underwater transmission cables in Long Island Sound.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/new-york-power-authority-deploys-system-avoid-anchor-strikes-underwater-transmission-cables" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/new-york-power-authority-deploys-system-avoid-anchor-strikes-underwater-transmission-cables#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 11 Jul 2016 15:40:00 +0000 91481 at http://tdworld.com Doosan Acquires 1Energy Systems and Enters Rapidly Growing Grid Intelligence Sector http://tdworld.com/blog/doosan-acquires-1energy-systems-and-enters-rapidly-growing-grid-intelligence-sector <div class="node-body blog-body">Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction (DHIC), a Korea-based global leader in power generation technologies, today announced the acquisition of Seattle-based 1Energy Systems, founded in 2011 to develop the software platform needed to automatically integrate Distributed Energy Resources (DER) into the electric power system.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/doosan-acquires-1energy-systems-and-enters-rapidly-growing-grid-intelligence-sector" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/doosan-acquires-1energy-systems-and-enters-rapidly-growing-grid-intelligence-sector#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 11 Jul 2016 14:39:00 +0000 91471 at http://tdworld.com Greenlee Communications Adds Mobile App Remote Control to DataScout Line http://tdworld.com/blog/greenlee-communications-adds-mobile-app-remote-control-datascout-line <div class="node-body blog-body">Greenlee Textron Inc. offers a new Android application enabling remote control of the DataScout multi-service network analyzer under the Greenlee Communications brand. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/greenlee-communications-adds-mobile-app-remote-control-datascout-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/greenlee-communications-adds-mobile-app-remote-control-datascout-line#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 07 Jul 2016 14:58:00 +0000 91421 at http://tdworld.com Students Complete Relay Technician Pilot Program at Power Grid Engineering http://tdworld.com/blog/students-complete-relay-technician-pilot-program-power-grid-engineering <div class="node-body blog-body">Students from Lake-Sumter State College and the University of Central Florida completed their Relay Technician internship with Power Grid Engineering (PGE) this past week.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/students-complete-relay-technician-pilot-program-power-grid-engineering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/students-complete-relay-technician-pilot-program-power-grid-engineering#comments Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 07 Jul 2016 14:40:00 +0000 91411 at http://tdworld.com Energetic Women Empowering Utilities http://tdworld.com/blog/energetic-women-empowering-utilities <div class="node-body blog-body">MEA’s Energetic Women, a resource group for women in the energy delivery industry, makes it their mission to help prepare women for leadership roles in operations and engineering. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/energetic-women-empowering-utilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/energetic-women-empowering-utilities#comments Electrical Jobs Today Briefs T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 06 Jul 2016 18:50:00 +0000 91381 at http://tdworld.com Torino Power Solutions Successfully Installs Power Line Monitoring System at Tri-State G&T, Denver, Colorado http://tdworld.com/blog/torino-power-solutions-successfully-installs-power-line-monitoring-system-tri-state-gt-denver-c <div class="node-body blog-body">Torino Power Solutions Inc. has completed the first installation of its Power Line Monitoring system on a 230 kV line in eastern Colorado.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/torino-power-solutions-successfully-installs-power-line-monitoring-system-tri-state-gt-denver-c" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/torino-power-solutions-successfully-installs-power-line-monitoring-system-tri-state-gt-denver-c#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Wed, 06 Jul 2016 18:39:00 +0000 91371 at http://tdworld.com NOJA Power Unveils Custom HMI Panels http://tdworld.com/blog/noja-power-unveils-custom-hmi-panels <div class="node-body blog-body">NOJA Power Switchgear unveiled their custom Human Machine Interface panel design for the RC10 Recloser Controller. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/noja-power-unveils-custom-hmi-panels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/noja-power-unveils-custom-hmi-panels#comments T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 05 Jul 2016 15:33:00 +0000 91281 at http://tdworld.com Milbank Launches Solution to Commercial Energy Theft – a $6 Billion Problem for U.S. Utilities – Milbank's Tap Box http://tdworld.com/blog/milbank-launches-solution-commercial-energy-theft-6-billion-problem-us-utilities-milbanks-tap-b <div class="node-body blog-body">In response to the growing cost of energy theft from utility lines, estimated at nearly $6 billion a year in the U.S. alone, Milbank announces the launch of its tap box product line. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/milbank-launches-solution-commercial-energy-theft-6-billion-problem-us-utilities-milbanks-tap-b" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/milbank-launches-solution-commercial-energy-theft-6-billion-problem-us-utilities-milbanks-tap-b#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 05 Jul 2016 15:24:00 +0000 91271 at http://tdworld.com Kansas Power Pool Teams with GridLiance to Explore Joint Transmission Projects http://tdworld.com/blog/kansas-power-pool-teams-gridliance-explore-joint-transmission-projects <div class="node-body blog-body">The Kansas Power Pool (KPP) and GridLiance announced that the companies are teaming up to improve the transmission infrastructure in KPP’s service area, creating more reliable electricity service for customers. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/kansas-power-pool-teams-gridliance-explore-joint-transmission-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/kansas-power-pool-teams-gridliance-explore-joint-transmission-projects#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Fri, 01 Jul 2016 16:19:00 +0000 91221 at http://tdworld.com NYPA Completes Electric Grid Project to Improve Reliability and Bring More Renewable Energy Downstate http://tdworld.com/blog/nypa-completes-electric-grid-project-improve-reliability-and-bring-more-renewable-energy-downst <div class="node-body blog-body">he New York Power Authority and New York State Electric & Gas today announced the completion of a $120 million transmission project that will enable more electricity from renewable sources to flow from upstate to meet energy demand in more-populated downstate regions without having to build new power lines.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/nypa-completes-electric-grid-project-improve-reliability-and-bring-more-renewable-energy-downst" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/nypa-completes-electric-grid-project-improve-reliability-and-bring-more-renewable-energy-downst#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 14 Jun 2016 22:57:00 +0000 90211 at http://tdworld.com