California has encouraged residential PV solar to the degree that it could break the system. But maybe California will also lead the way to mitigating the grid operating problems caused by large amounts of solar....More
I recently had an opportunity to chat with Gary Rackliffe VP Smart Grids at ABB North America . I met Gary at the ABB Automation and Power World show in Houston last year. Personally he’s a nice guy. Professionally he’s open and very knowledgeable. So I figured I could ask some tough questions about smart grid and get an informed response....More
Smaller substations have unique challenges because they simply cannot accommodate the equipment that you would find in your traditional substations. This video shows you solutions for swapping out existing switching devices with a flexible solution that provides high performance in a very small footprint. For more information, download the free white paper, Applications for disconnecting circuit breakers.
Transmission grid capacity demand is expected to grow rapidly in the coming years. Learn how new underground cable technology enables power transmission to demand centers while staying out of sight....More
Over the last 20 years tremendous progress has been made in terms of energy efficiency. Nevertheless, a great deal still remains to be done. Download this free report, which includes the history of energy efficiency trends in power generation and industry, and how to identify additional energy savings potential....More