Multimedia Library - All http://tdworld.com/media en Leveraging energy storage to manage DER http://tdworld.com/photos-videos/leveraging-energy-storage-manage-der <div class="node-body video-body">A major stumbling block to wider adoption of renewable energy is power variability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/photos-videos/leveraging-energy-storage-manage-der" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/photos-videos/leveraging-energy-storage-manage-der#comments Photos & Videos Mon, 03 Aug 2015 16:28:00 +0000 72241 at http://tdworld.com How to Terminate a Shunt Reactor http://tdworld.com/td-how/how-terminate-shunt-reactor <div class="node-body video-body">A Kansas City Power & Light (KCP&L) splicer demonstrates a shunt reactor termination at a substation</div> <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored by: Burns &amp; McDonnell </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/td-how/how-terminate-shunt-reactor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/td-how/how-terminate-shunt-reactor#comments T&D How Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:53:00 +0000 72171 at http://tdworld.com How to Change Out a Padmount Transformer http://tdworld.com/td-how/how-change-out-padmount-transformer <div class="node-body video-body"><p>Kansas City Power &amp; Light (KCPL) crews isolate and change-out a pad-mounted transformer in suburban Kansas City.</p> </div> <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored by: Burns &amp; McDonnell </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/td-how/how-change-out-padmount-transformer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/td-how/how-change-out-padmount-transformer#comments T&D How Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:45:00 +0000 72161 at http://tdworld.com Scenes from the 2015 IEEE PES General Meeting http://tdworld.com/gallery/scenes-2015-ieee-pes-general-meeting <div class="node-body gallery-body">For an attendee, the 2015 IEEE PES General Meeting, held July 26-30 at the Sheraton downtown Denver, the biggest difficulty was in deciding how to divvy up one’s time. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/gallery/scenes-2015-ieee-pes-general-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/gallery/scenes-2015-ieee-pes-general-meeting#comments Gallery Smart Grid Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:42:00 +0000 72091 at http://tdworld.com Cyber security: Are you NERC/CIP compliant? http://tdworld.com/photos-videos/cyber-security-are-you-nerccip-compliant <div class="node-body video-body">New standards for critical infrastructure protection (CIP) have many utilities scrambling to comply.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/photos-videos/cyber-security-are-you-nerccip-compliant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/photos-videos/cyber-security-are-you-nerccip-compliant#comments Photos & Videos Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:56:00 +0000 72071 at http://tdworld.com Maintaining grid stability in light of coal plant shutdowns http://tdworld.com/photos-videos/maintaining-grid-stability-light-coal-plant-shutdowns <div class="node-body video-body">Chances are, you are already well aware of the onslaught of coal plant shutdowns due to environmental concerns, regulations and the capital cost of upgrading aging assets. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/photos-videos/maintaining-grid-stability-light-coal-plant-shutdowns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/photos-videos/maintaining-grid-stability-light-coal-plant-shutdowns#comments Photos & Videos Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:13:00 +0000 72051 at http://tdworld.com Lines and Structures in T&D http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/lines-and-structures-td <div class="node-body gallery-body">Images from our annual Structures supplement, covering innovations in design of transmission towers, offshore foundations and the use of drones in T&D.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/lines-and-structures-td" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/lines-and-structures-td#comments Gallery Overhead Transmission Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:42:00 +0000 71981 at http://tdworld.com Protection from Falls: WAPA's Field Trials http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/protection-falls-wapas-field-trials <div class="node-body gallery-body">Western Area Power Administration provides crews eight hours of classroom training and practice on wood poles and steel structures. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/protection-falls-wapas-field-trials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/protection-falls-wapas-field-trials#comments Electric Utility Operations Gallery Wed, 15 Jul 2015 15:53:00 +0000 71111 at http://tdworld.com Drones: The Next Frontier in Utility Operations http://tdworld.com/transmission/drones-next-frontier-utility-operations <div class="node-body gallery-body">Unmanned aerial vehicles can help electric utilities to save money, improve reliability, and enhance safety when used in select applications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/transmission/drones-next-frontier-utility-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/transmission/drones-next-frontier-utility-operations#comments Transmission Gallery Overhead Transmission Grid-Optimization Wed, 08 Jul 2015 15:09:00 +0000 70631 at http://tdworld.com Taking a Hands-On Approach to Training Linemen http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/taking-hands-approach-training-linemen <div class="node-body gallery-body">To train its workforce for the future, Consumers Energy constructed a new training center six years ago. Today a combination of more than 2,000 students, apprentices, and journeymen linemen sharpen their skills on everything from climbing poles to operating heavy equipment each year on the training grounds in Marshall, Michigan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/taking-hands-approach-training-linemen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/taking-hands-approach-training-linemen#comments Electric Utility Operations Wed, 24 Jun 2015 14:24:00 +0000 70051 at http://tdworld.com