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Want en Camaraderie Counts http://tdworld.com/blog/camaraderie-counts <div class="node-body blog-body">We need to demonstrate to engineering students the camaraderie as well as the calculations</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/camaraderie-counts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/camaraderie-counts#comments Asset Management Service Commentaries Grid-Optimization The Grid Optimization Blog Mon, 27 Jun 2016 18:27:00 +0000 90801 at http://tdworld.com Substations, Bananas & Hot Dogs http://tdworld.com/blog/substations-bananas-hot-dogs <div class="node-body blog-body">In New York City, there aren&rsquo;t that many gas stations, but there are many fruit stands and food carts (you may know that by their street name: halal cart). </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/substations-bananas-hot-dogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/substations-bananas-hot-dogs#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization The Grid Optimization Blog Mon, 28 Mar 2016 16:53:00 +0000 84781 at http://tdworld.com Greening the Energy Plants http://tdworld.com/blog/greening-energy-plants <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Heat and power plants are being converted from coal to biomass, especially in Northern Europe. President Obama&rsquo;s Clean Power Plan will probably enhance the transition process in the United States. However, going green also poses its challenges.</p></div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/greening-energy-plants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/greening-energy-plants#comments Renewables Grid-Optimization The Grid Optimization Blog Mon, 29 Feb 2016 15:33:00 +0000 82991 at http://tdworld.com Faults (Short Circuits) & Football Players http://tdworld.com/blog/faults-short-circuits-football-players <div class="node-body blog-body">Whether you work in a utility, a solar firm or you are a resident who lost power, you probably heard someone mentioned the word “fault” or “short circuit” before.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/faults-short-circuits-football-players" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/faults-short-circuits-football-players#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization The Grid Optimization Blog Mon, 11 Jan 2016 22:01:00 +0000 80701 at http://tdworld.com Delays/Outages..Are You Not Entertained? http://tdworld.com/blog/delaysoutagesare-you-not-entertained <div class="node-body blog-body">NYC subways are vital for the livelihood of millions; when the subways are delayed, the whole city crumbles..</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/delaysoutagesare-you-not-entertained" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/delaysoutagesare-you-not-entertained#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization The Grid Optimization Blog Mon, 28 Sep 2015 16:15:00 +0000 75621 at http://tdworld.com Reactive Power & Apple Iphone Storage http://tdworld.com/blog/reactive-power-apple-iphone-storage <div class="node-body blog-body">When you are first introduced to reactive power, you are most likely informed that: reactive power performs useless work</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/reactive-power-apple-iphone-storage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/reactive-power-apple-iphone-storage#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization The Grid Optimization Blog Mon, 24 Aug 2015 16:53:00 +0000 73061 at http://tdworld.com Charging My Iwatch http://tdworld.com/blog/charging-my-iwatch <div class="node-body blog-body">TVs, ACs, as well as most other equipment nowadays are more efficient than they were years ago, and they continue to get more efficient. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/charging-my-iwatch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/charging-my-iwatch#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization The Grid Optimization Blog Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:11:00 +0000 71851 at http://tdworld.com Drones & Balloons: Seen Flying Dangerous Objects http://tdworld.com/blog/drones-balloons-seen-flying-dangerous-objects <div class="node-body blog-body">There has been a lot of noise recently about drones, mainly since they have been witnessed flying by the White House, Eiffel tower and other strategic places.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/drones-balloons-seen-flying-dangerous-objects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/drones-balloons-seen-flying-dangerous-objects#comments Commentaries Transmission Grid-Optimization The Grid Optimization Blog Mon, 09 Mar 2015 17:44:00 +0000 64551 at http://tdworld.com New Energy Pricing Structure is Bringing Benefits to the Lower Hudson Valley http://tdworld.com/blog/new-energy-pricing-structure-bringing-benefits-lower-hudson-valley <div class="node-body blog-body">A controversial, indeed much bashed, energy pricing mechanism for New York's Lower Hudson Valley is improving the region's electrical reliability and stimulating large-capital investments that will benefit the region for years to come.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/new-energy-pricing-structure-bringing-benefits-lower-hudson-valley" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/new-energy-pricing-structure-bringing-benefits-lower-hudson-valley#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization The Grid Optimization Blog Mon, 23 Feb 2015 20:12:00 +0000 63641 at http://tdworld.com Outages – the Necessary Evil http://tdworld.com/blog/outages-necessary-evil <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Outages are expensive, soak up resources, weaken the system while they are in effect and aren&rsquo;t always restored on time as promised to the customer. But, in one form or the other, we have to live with them.</p></div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/outages-necessary-evil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/outages-necessary-evil#comments Commentaries Distribution Grid-Optimization The Grid Optimization Blog Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:18:00 +0000 59321 at http://tdworld.com