Grid Optimization http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7355/more en Will IDSOs Come to a State Near You? http://tdworld.com/distribution/will-idsos-come-state-near-you <div class="node-body article-body">New York is taking the lead in promoting an independent distribution system operator, will other states follow? T&D World's IdeaXchange Xperts share their thoughts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/will-idsos-come-state-near-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/will-idsos-come-state-near-you#comments Distribution Wed, 27 May 2015 17:31:00 +0000 68631 at http://tdworld.com Solve This: Getting a Rain Check http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-getting-rain-check <div class="node-body article-body">Several years ago, two electricians, George and Phil, were working along with several others in the control room of the Hinterland Electric 345kV substation ...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-getting-rain-check" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-getting-rain-check#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization Tue, 26 May 2015 18:01:00 +0000 68541 at http://tdworld.com DOE Evaluates Potential for Wind Power in All 50 States http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/doe-evaluates-potential-wind-power-all-50-states <div class="node-body article-body">Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz has released "Enabling Wind Power Nationwide," a report showing how the United States can unlock the vast potential for wind energy deployment in all 50 states.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/doe-evaluates-potential-wind-power-all-50-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/doe-evaluates-potential-wind-power-all-50-states#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Tue, 26 May 2015 17:50:00 +0000 68531 at http://tdworld.com Renewables Driving Transformer Market Growth to 2019 at 5.9% CAGR Across the Globe http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/renewables-driving-transformer-market-growth-2019-59-cagr-across-globe <div class="node-body article-body">A research report says growing significance of renewable power generation will spur growth in the electrical transformer market for next few years.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/renewables-driving-transformer-market-growth-2019-59-cagr-across-globe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/renewables-driving-transformer-market-growth-2019-59-cagr-across-globe#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Tue, 26 May 2015 16:02:00 +0000 68511 at http://tdworld.com JCP&L Completes Inspections and Projects Prior to Summer for Reliability http://tdworld.com/transmission/jcpl-completes-inspections-and-projects-prior-summer-reliability <div class="node-body article-body"> With the upcoming hot summer months expected to produce higher electric usage, Jersey Central Power & Light has completed numerous projects and inspections across its 13-county service area to enhance service reliability. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/transmission/jcpl-completes-inspections-and-projects-prior-summer-reliability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/transmission/jcpl-completes-inspections-and-projects-prior-summer-reliability#comments Transmission Grid-Optimization Tue, 26 May 2015 15:54:00 +0000 68501 at http://tdworld.com <p>Cost effective helicopter patrols have been completed on more than 757 miles of transmission lines located in JCP&amp;L&#39;s service area.</p> PPL Energizes Susquehanna-Roseland Transmission Line http://tdworld.com/transmission/ppl-energizes-susquehanna-roseland-transmission-line <div class="node-body article-body">PPL Electric Utilities energized the Susquehanna-Roseland transmission line on May 11, completing a major upgrade to the nation's electric grid.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/transmission/ppl-energizes-susquehanna-roseland-transmission-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/transmission/ppl-energizes-susquehanna-roseland-transmission-line#comments Projects in Progress Transmission Overhead Transmission Grid-Optimization Thu, 21 May 2015 22:13:00 +0000 68421 at http://tdworld.com <p>Aerial view of the Troy Meadows segment of the Susquehanna to Roseland Electric Reliability Project. Troy Meadows is both a priority wetland and a national natural landmark.</p> Why Not a Generic Transmission Tower Design? http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/why-not-generic-transmission-tower-design <div class="node-body article-body"> I've traveled through a number of utility company service areas in the US. Every utility seems to have it's own transmission tower design</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/why-not-generic-transmission-tower-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/why-not-generic-transmission-tower-design#comments Grill the Grid Masters Grid-Optimization Thu, 21 May 2015 18:18:00 +0000 68381 at http://tdworld.com Retiring from the Power Industry http://tdworld.com/commentaries/retiring-power-industry <div class="node-body article-body">Have you ever wondered if you ever really will be able to retire? Our manager at Hinterland Electric wonders....</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/retiring-power-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/retiring-power-industry#comments Crossed Wires Commentaries Grid-Optimization Thu, 21 May 2015 18:08:00 +0000 68371 at http://tdworld.com 100% Renewables Possible but Not Plausible http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/100-renewables-possible-not-plausible <div class="field-byline"> Jack Ellis </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The required storage won’t be available anytime soon. A quick analysis shows why.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/100-renewables-possible-not-plausible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/100-renewables-possible-not-plausible#comments Commentaries Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Thu, 21 May 2015 17:51:00 +0000 68361 at http://tdworld.com Duke Energy, University of South Florida St. Petersburg Unveil Solar Battery Project http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-university-south-florida-st-petersburg-unveil-solar-battery-projec <div class="node-body article-body">Duke Energy Florida and the University of South Florida St. Petersburg (USFSP) have unveiled a new solar battery project that will explore how to store and use energy from the sun</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-university-south-florida-st-petersburg-unveil-solar-battery-projec" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-university-south-florida-st-petersburg-unveil-solar-battery-projec#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Thu, 21 May 2015 16:43:00 +0000 68351 at http://tdworld.com