Grid Optimization http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7355/more en Can't We Avoid Powerline-Caused Fires? http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/cant-we-avoid-powerline-caused-fires <div class="node-body article-body">The recent fires in the Western states bring up the issue or power line-caused forest fires. Isn’t this more of a vegetation management issue </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/cant-we-avoid-powerline-caused-fires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/cant-we-avoid-powerline-caused-fires#comments Grill the Grid Masters Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:25:00 +0000 92231 at http://tdworld.com Tool Calculates Emissions Impacts, Energy Benefits from Smart Grid Investments http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/tool-calculates-emissions-impacts-energy-benefits-smart-grid-investments <div class="node-body article-body">Smart grid technologies significantly reduce greenhouse gases and other emissions resulting from power production and usage. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/tool-calculates-emissions-impacts-energy-benefits-smart-grid-investments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/tool-calculates-emissions-impacts-energy-benefits-smart-grid-investments#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Thu, 21 Jul 2016 18:46:00 +0000 92211 at http://tdworld.com Crossed Wires: Safety Awards http://tdworld.com/commentaries/crossed-wires-safety-awards <div class="node-body article-body">Check in with Hinterland Electric as they train a new lineman.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/crossed-wires-safety-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/crossed-wires-safety-awards#comments Crossed Wires Commentaries Grid-Optimization Thu, 21 Jul 2016 16:32:00 +0000 92221 at http://tdworld.com Millennials’ to Drive Future Value for Energy Utilities http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/millennials-drive-future-value-energy-utilities <div class="node-body article-body">Consumer demand for new energy-related products and services is high, especially for millennials (ages 18-34)</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/millennials-drive-future-value-energy-utilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/millennials-drive-future-value-energy-utilities#comments Asset Management Service Grid-Optimization Thu, 21 Jul 2016 15:26:00 +0000 92191 at http://tdworld.com Another Climate Agreement http://tdworld.com/commentaries/another-climate-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">If you blinked, you missed it. There were some brief press stories and some late night parody about the meeting a few weeks ago between President Obama and the leaders of Mexico and Canada. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/another-climate-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/another-climate-agreement#comments Commentaries Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 20 Jul 2016 22:17:00 +0000 92171 at http://tdworld.com Alberta Storage Alliance Launched http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/alberta-storage-alliance-launched <div class="node-body article-body">The Alberta Storage Alliance has been launched by a consortium of private sector energy experts under the common goal of advancing the deployment of energy storage technologies across the province of Alberta. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/alberta-storage-alliance-launched" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/alberta-storage-alliance-launched#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 20 Jul 2016 18:19:00 +0000 92101 at http://tdworld.com Solar Impulse: The Flying Microgrid http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/solar-impulse-flying-microgrid <div class="node-body gallery-body">The adventure began with Bertrand Piccard’s vision that clean technologies and energy efficiency can reduce our emissions and improve our quality of life.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/solar-impulse-flying-microgrid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/solar-impulse-flying-microgrid#comments Generation Renewables Gallery Grid-Optimization Tue, 19 Jul 2016 20:20:00 +0000 92031 at http://tdworld.com Big Carbon Equals Big Solar http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/big-carbon-equals-big-solar <div class="node-body article-body">Last June, I wrote a column titled &ldquo;Sun Wars&rdquo; that discussed the conflict between utility-scale solar (big solar) and rooftop solar advocates. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/big-carbon-equals-big-solar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/big-carbon-equals-big-solar#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 13 Jul 2016 19:17:00 +0000 91721 at http://tdworld.com WichienTep/iStock/Thinkstock Grid-Connected Energy-Storage Projects in Pipeline to Hit 2GW http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/grid-connected-energy-storage-projects-pipeline-hit-2gw <div class="node-body article-body">Grid-connected energy storage projects around the world have reached 2 GW of capacity, up 20 percent since the end of 2015.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/grid-connected-energy-storage-projects-pipeline-hit-2gw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/grid-connected-energy-storage-projects-pipeline-hit-2gw#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 13 Jul 2016 17:55:00 +0000 91671 at http://tdworld.com NY Commission Proposes Subsidies for Nuclear Plants http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/ny-commission-proposes-subsidies-nuclear-plants <div class="node-body article-body">The New York State Public Service Commission has released a proposal to subsidize Upstate nuclear plants.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/ny-commission-proposes-subsidies-nuclear-plants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/ny-commission-proposes-subsidies-nuclear-plants#comments News Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 13 Jul 2016 15:32:00 +0000 91651 at http://tdworld.com