Grid Optimization http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7355/more en Can Electrical Infrastructure Be Protected from Avalanches? http://tdworld.com/distribution/can-electrical-infrastructure-be-protected-avalanches <div class="node-body article-body">Most of us think about sledding, snowball fights and snowpeople (gender-neutral) when we think about snow. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/can-electrical-infrastructure-be-protected-avalanches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/can-electrical-infrastructure-be-protected-avalanches#comments Distribution Grid Optimization Grid-Optimization Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:25:00 +0000 100581 at http://tdworld.com med_ved/iStock/Thinkstock DOE Releases First-Ever State of the National Labs Report http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/doe-releases-first-ever-state-national-labs-report <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz last week announced the release of the inaugural State of the Department of Energy National Laboratories Report.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/doe-releases-first-ever-state-national-labs-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/doe-releases-first-ever-state-national-labs-report#comments Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:48:00 +0000 100571 at http://tdworld.com Duke Energy Adds 500 MW Solar Capacity in North Carolina http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-adds-500-mw-solar-capacity-north-carolina <div class="node-body article-body">North Carolina's status as a national solar energy leader expanded further in 2016 as Duke Energy connected about 500 MW of solar capacity in the state to serve customers.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-adds-500-mw-solar-capacity-north-carolina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-adds-500-mw-solar-capacity-north-carolina#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:37:00 +0000 100561 at http://tdworld.com Thinkstock FPL Bolsters Storm Response with New Distribution Control Center http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/fpl-bolsters-storm-response-new-distribution-control-center <div class="node-body article-body">Florida Power & Light Co. has broken ground on its new state-of-the-art distribution control center in West Palm Beach</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/fpl-bolsters-storm-response-new-distribution-control-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/fpl-bolsters-storm-response-new-distribution-control-center#comments Asset Management Service Outage Management Grid-Optimization Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:23:00 +0000 100551 at http://tdworld.com Facebook/FPL Connect Will DERs Be a Driving Trend in 2017? http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/will-ders-be-driving-trend-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Many industry experts predict that we will see continued maturation in the distributed energy resource (DER) market</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/will-ders-be-driving-trend-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/will-ders-be-driving-trend-2017#comments Distributed Energy Resources Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:11:00 +0000 100541 at http://tdworld.com DTE Energy's 2016 Electric Infrastructure Projects Bring Improved Reliability http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/dte-energys-2016-electric-infrastructure-projects-bring-improved-reliability <div class="node-body article-body">DTE Energy's investments in smart meters, smart technologies and overall infrastructure modernization have improved service quality</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/dte-energys-2016-electric-infrastructure-projects-bring-improved-reliability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/dte-energys-2016-electric-infrastructure-projects-bring-improved-reliability#comments Metering Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:19:00 +0000 100501 at http://tdworld.com DTE Energy Featured Poll: What is the Electric Distribution Company’s Future Role? http://tdworld.com/distribution/featured-poll-what-electric-distribution-company-s-future-role <div class="node-body article-body">We’ve all heard the phrase…”that’s how we roll…” when someone is talking about their approach to a situation. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/featured-poll-what-electric-distribution-company-s-future-role" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/featured-poll-what-electric-distribution-company-s-future-role#comments Distribution Grid-Optimization Mon, 09 Jan 2017 17:08:00 +0000 100151 at http://tdworld.com Entergy, NY Officials Agree on Indian Point Closure in 2020-2021 http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/entergy-ny-officials-agree-indian-point-closure-2020-2021 <div class="node-body article-body">The two operating units at the Indian Point Energy Center will close in 2020-2021 after powering New York for more than four decades with clean, safe and reliable electricity. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/entergy-ny-officials-agree-indian-point-closure-2020-2021" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/entergy-ny-officials-agree-indian-point-closure-2020-2021#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Mon, 09 Jan 2017 16:57:00 +0000 100141 at http://tdworld.com By Tony [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons Embracing Low Carbon http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/embracing-low-carbon <div class="node-body article-body">It is time for U.S. utilities to exit the climate change debate completely and focus on the best and most effective ways to reduce carbon-dioxide emissions.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/embracing-low-carbon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/embracing-low-carbon#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Mon, 09 Jan 2017 16:03:00 +0000 100131 at http://tdworld.com rlat/iStock/Thinkstock Four State Governors to Work to Modernize Grid http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/four-state-governors-work-modernize-grid <div class="node-body article-body">The National Governors Association has announced that four states— Kentucky, Oregon, Rhode Island and Washington—will participate in a new effort to help modernize the electric power sector. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/four-state-governors-work-modernize-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/four-state-governors-work-modernize-grid#comments Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 04 Jan 2017 16:14:00 +0000 100031 at http://tdworld.com ninefoto/iStock/Thinkstock