Grid Optimization http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7355/more en Minding P's and Q's http://tdworld.com/white-papers/minding-ps-and-qs <div class="field-deck"> Addressing power quality issues in solar PV installations </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It's show time for solar. Panel technology is now both reliable and affordable.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/minding-ps-and-qs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/minding-ps-and-qs#comments White Papers Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:22:00 +0000 70451 at http://tdworld.com Opening move http://tdworld.com/white-papers/opening-move <div class="field-deck"> 30 times faster than a blink of an eye, simulating the extreme in HVDC switchgear </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Developing new technology like the hybrid HVDC breaker requires advanced tools.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/opening-move" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/opening-move#comments White Papers Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:18:00 +0000 70441 at http://tdworld.com Solve This: Their Number’s Up! http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-their-number-s <div class="node-body article-body">Stan and Dave, two linemen with Hinterland Electric, are driving to a service call way out in Wearami, located right off the interstate and almost exactly 50 miles from the Hinterland service center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-their-number-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-their-number-s#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization Mon, 22 Jun 2015 18:32:00 +0000 69941 at http://tdworld.com FERC Proposes to Approve Further Enhancements to Electric Grid Reliability http://tdworld.com/transmission/ferc-proposes-approve-further-enhancements-electric-grid-reliability <div class="node-body article-body">The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has proposed to approve revisions to several electric reliability standards that will strengthen coordinated efforts to plan and reliably operate the bulk electric system under normal and abnormal conditions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/transmission/ferc-proposes-approve-further-enhancements-electric-grid-reliability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/transmission/ferc-proposes-approve-further-enhancements-electric-grid-reliability#comments Transmission Grid-Optimization Mon, 22 Jun 2015 16:52:00 +0000 69921 at http://tdworld.com Wi-SUN Alliance Announces 'Adopter' Member Category for Utilities and Municipalities http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/wi-sun-alliance-announces-adopter-member-category-utilities-and-municipalities <div class="node-body article-body">The Wi-SUN Alliance has announced a new adopter class of membership. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/wi-sun-alliance-announces-adopter-member-category-utilities-and-municipalities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/wi-sun-alliance-announces-adopter-member-category-utilities-and-municipalities#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Mon, 22 Jun 2015 16:41:00 +0000 69911 at http://tdworld.com Energy Group: Utilities Show Renewables Can Be Seamlessly Integrated into Grid http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/energy-group-utilities-show-renewables-can-be-seamlessly-integrated-grid <div class="node-body article-body">A report prepared by The Brattle Group for the Advanced Energy Economy Institute finds that high penetration levels of renewable generation are not only technically feasible but are already being managed</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/energy-group-utilities-show-renewables-can-be-seamlessly-integrated-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/energy-group-utilities-show-renewables-can-be-seamlessly-integrated-grid#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Mon, 22 Jun 2015 16:27:00 +0000 69901 at http://tdworld.com Let's Put Synchrophaser Data to Work http://tdworld.com/distribution/lets-put-synchrophaser-data-work <div class="field-byline"> David Ortiz and Alison Silverstein </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The many benefits and uses of time-synchronized data are becoming clear, and the real value of synchrophasor technology for power system operations and consumers is growing every year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/lets-put-synchrophaser-data-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/lets-put-synchrophaser-data-work#comments Distribution Fri, 19 Jun 2015 16:18:00 +0000 69871 at http://tdworld.com Lightning-Proof Grid? http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/lightning-proof-grid <div class="node-body article-body">A recent network news show had several videos of airplanes struck by lightning without any damage. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/lightning-proof-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/lightning-proof-grid#comments Grill the Grid Masters Grid-Optimization Thu, 18 Jun 2015 21:19:00 +0000 69851 at http://tdworld.com gjp311/iStock/Thinkstock Acrophobia http://tdworld.com/commentaries/acrophobia <div class="node-body article-body">Come out to the field with Hinterland Electric's newest lineman.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/acrophobia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/acrophobia#comments Crossed Wires Commentaries Grid-Optimization Thu, 18 Jun 2015 21:00:00 +0000 69841 at http://tdworld.com Beware the Gatekeepers: Technical 'Experts' with Too Much Power http://tdworld.com/commentaries/beware-gatekeepers-technical-experts-too-much-power <div class="field-byline"> Paul Mauldin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Better think twice before taking on one of these protected ‘Guardians of Technology’ unless you’re willing to go the mile.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/beware-gatekeepers-technical-experts-too-much-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/beware-gatekeepers-technical-experts-too-much-power#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization Thu, 18 Jun 2015 19:41:00 +0000 69821 at http://tdworld.com Wavebreakmedia Ltd/Thinkstock