Multimedia Library - All http://tdworld.com/media en Grid FACTS http://tdworld.com/transmission/grid-facts <div class="node-body gallery-body">As we push the physical limits of the grid, flexible ac transmission systems controllers can prevent systems from coming apart.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/transmission/grid-facts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/transmission/grid-facts#comments Transmission Gallery Grid-Optimization Wed, 16 Jul 2014 18:02:00 +0000 51921 at http://tdworld.com FirstEnergy Energizes New Transmission Line and Substation in West Penn Power Area http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/firstenergy-energizes-new-transmission-line-and-substation-west-penn-power-are <div class="node-body gallery-body">FirstEnergy Corp. has completed a new transmission line and substation in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, to help enhance service reliability for West Penn Power customers in Allegheny, Armstrong, Butler and Westmoreland counties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/firstenergy-energizes-new-transmission-line-and-substation-west-penn-power-are" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/firstenergy-energizes-new-transmission-line-and-substation-west-penn-power-are#comments Projects in Progress Transmission Gallery Overhead Transmission Grid-Optimization Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:09:00 +0000 51741 at http://tdworld.com Utilities Share Best Practices At Fall Protection Symposium in Colorado http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/utilities-share-best-practices-fall-protection-symposium-colorado <div class="field-byline"> Amy Fischbach </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Western Area Power Administration sponsored a Fall Protection Symposium and Roundtable July 8-9 in Loveland, Colorado, to discuss the newly released OSHA fall protection regulations. At this summit, utilities from across North America shared their current fall protection programs, techniques, processes and procedures to protect their field workforce from fall-related injuries and fatalities. The event featured presentations from utilities, contractors, training entities and vendors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/utilities-share-best-practices-fall-protection-symposium-colorado" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/utilities-share-best-practices-fall-protection-symposium-colorado#comments Electric Utility Operations Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:26:00 +0000 51721 at http://tdworld.com Wales to Install Commercial Tidal Power Project in Low Velocity Currents http://tdworld.com/renewables/wales-install-commercial-tidal-power-project-low-velocity-currents <div class="node-body gallery-body">The Crown Estate, manager of the UK seabed, has awarded an ‘Agreement for Lease’ for a commercial demonstration site for electricity production from tidal currents to marine energy company Minesto.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/renewables/wales-install-commercial-tidal-power-project-low-velocity-currents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/renewables/wales-install-commercial-tidal-power-project-low-velocity-currents#comments Gallery Renewables Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:02:00 +0000 51531 at http://tdworld.com German Solar Breaks Three Records Within Two Weeks http://tdworld.com/gallery/german-solar-breaks-three-records-within-two-weeks <div class="node-body gallery-body">The latest analysis from the Fraunhofer ISE solar energy research institute shows that photovoltaic systems generated a record 24.24 GW between 1 and 2 pm on Friday, June 6, and a total of 1.26 TWh over the entire week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/gallery/german-solar-breaks-three-records-within-two-weeks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/gallery/german-solar-breaks-three-records-within-two-weeks#comments Gallery Thu, 03 Jul 2014 01:32:00 +0000 50671 at http://tdworld.com Centerpoint Energy's Installation of C7 Conductor http://tdworld.com/gallery/centerpoint-energys-installation-c7-conductor <div class="field-byline"> Chester Kowalik </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Images from CenterPoint Energy's upgrade of line capacity with its first installation of C7 conductor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/gallery/centerpoint-energys-installation-c7-conductor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/gallery/centerpoint-energys-installation-c7-conductor#comments Gallery Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:12:00 +0000 51081 at http://tdworld.com A Decade of Bringing Back the Light: The Past 10 Years of Hurricanes http://tdworld.com/distribution/decade-bringing-back-light-past-10-years-hurricanes <div class="node-body gallery-body">Images from the past 10 years in hurricane history: the devastation and the recovery. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/decade-bringing-back-light-past-10-years-hurricanes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/decade-bringing-back-light-past-10-years-hurricanes#comments Distribution Gallery Grid-Optimization Sat, 14 Jun 2014 19:29:00 +0000 50291 at http://tdworld.com Substation and Relay Lab on Campus http://tdworld.com/gallery/substation-and-relay-lab-campus <div class="node-body gallery-body">Images from Richmond Community College's substation and relay program and its lab on campus.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/gallery/substation-and-relay-lab-campus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/gallery/substation-and-relay-lab-campus#comments Gallery Thu, 05 Jun 2014 15:38:00 +0000 49831 at http://tdworld.com Linemen: A Heritage Built on Excellence, a Future Based on Innovation http://tdworld.com/gallery/linemen-heritage-built-excellence-future-based-innovation <div class="node-body gallery-body">Images of linemen generations, linemen tools to take care of an increased workload, and linemen as first responders. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/gallery/linemen-heritage-built-excellence-future-based-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/gallery/linemen-heritage-built-excellence-future-based-innovation#comments Electric Utility Operations Gallery Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:42:00 +0000 49741 at http://tdworld.com Dynamic Monitoring http://tdworld.com/transmission/dynamic-monitoring <div class="node-body gallery-body">Images of advancements in sensor technologies, as utilities look to increase capacity and reliability. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/transmission/dynamic-monitoring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/transmission/dynamic-monitoring#comments Transmission Gallery Grid-Optimization Mon, 02 Jun 2014 18:13:00 +0000 45141 at http://tdworld.com