Most Recent Blog Posts

Feb 25, 2016

N.Y. Power Authority Wins Two Awards for Research on Power Line Failures, Worker Safety

The New York Power Authority has received two Electric Power Research Institute Technology Transfer Awards for research that sheds new light on how....More
Feb 19, 2016

SMC Introduces a New Tester1

SMC introduces a new test equipment, the PRIME-600, which has a test current from 5 to 600 A, pure DC, with up to 6 V to work with long test leads....More
Feb 10, 2016

NESCO Rentals Adds New Specialty Division and Expands Company

NESCO, LLC announced today the addition of a new division; NESCO Specialty Rentals™. This new division expands NESCO’s current product offerings to....More
Feb 05, 2016

Single-Phase Solid-Dielectric Switchgear with Visible Break Is Ideal Replacement for Oil Fuse Cutouts

G&W Electric, Inc. announces a single-phase version of its line of Trident® solid dielectric switchgear with SafeVu™ visible break technology....More
Feb 04, 2016

Sentient Energy Announces Release of Ample Analytics 3.0 to Identify Distribution Grid faults and Potential Equipment Failures

Sentient Energy, Inc. announced the release of its Ample 3.0 Analytics platform....More
Feb 04, 2016

Siemens Technology to Stabilize Power Grid in the Greater Frankfurt Area

Siemens has been awarded an order from the transmission grid operator Amprion for the supply, installation and commissioning of a reactive power....More
Feb 03, 2016

DVI Introduces EDGE Stabilizer to Manage Distributed Energy Resources on the Grid

Dominion Voltage, Inc. (DVI), a grid optimization subsidiary of Dominion Resources, Inc. announced the launch of EDGE Stabilizer, a patent-pending....More
Feb 03, 2016

ABB Wins $130 Million Order to Upgrade HVDC Power Transmission Link in the United States

ABB has received an order worth around $130 million from electric cooperative Great River Energy to upgrade an existing HVDC connection in the United....More
Jan 20, 2016

Hi-Line Utility Supply and Klein Tools introduce the Wire Pulling Grip Guide

Hi-Line Utility Supply and Klein Tools introduce the Wire Pulling Grip Guide, a resource for distribution and transmission applications....More
Jan 07, 2016

Ameren Contributes $50,000 to American Red Cross to Support Flood-Relief Efforts

As residents impacted by last week's historic flooding begin the cleanup process, Ameren Corporation is pledging $50,000 to the American Red Cross to....More
Jan 05, 2016

New Milwaukee 600 MCM Crimper Provides the Most Accurate Way to Crimp

Milwaukee Tool introduces the M18 FORCE LOGIC 600 MCM Crimper, which addresses the challenges users face on the job site with its in-line design and....More
Dec 18, 2015

Platte River Equity Acquires Jameson Tools

Platte River Equity announced today that it has acquired Jameson, LLC, a leading manufacturer of quality tools and lighting solutions for....More
Dec 07, 2015

Hi Line Utility Supply Introduces Tradesman Pro Lighted Tool Bag

Hi-Line Utility Supply introduces the Klein Lighted Tool Bag, which features a twist on / twist off removable LED light with swivel hook and magnet....More
Nov 17, 2015

Southwire Releases 2014 Sustainability Report: Strong, Sustainable, Southwire

Southwire released its 2014 sustainability report, “Strong. Sustainable. Southwire.” It’s the first time Southwire has aligned its report with the....More

Amy Fischbach
Amy Fischbach is the contributing editor for the Electric Utility Operations section of Transmission and Distribution World. She worked for Prism Business Media (now Penton) for eight years, most recently as the managing editor of Club Industry's Fitness Business Pro magazine. More on Amy

What's T&D World's The Briefing Room?
At the Briefing Room you will be able to stay up-to-date on the latest technology announcements where we will provide daily postings from our industry
Blog Archive

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×