Grid Optimization http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7355/more en Charging My Iwatch http://tdworld.com/blog/charging-my-iwatch <div class="node-body blog-body">TVs, ACs, as well as most other equipment nowadays are more efficient than they were years ago, and they continue to get more efficient. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/grid-optimization-blog">The Grid Optimization Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/charging-my-iwatch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/charging-my-iwatch#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization The Grid Optimization Blog Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:11:00 +0000 71851 at http://tdworld.com Solve This: Leave Me a Lawn! http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-leave-me-lawn <div class="node-body article-body">George, Tom and Phil – three of Hinterland Electric’s long time engineers are having coffee in the company cafeteria and discussing their common dislike of yardwork. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-leave-me-lawn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-leave-me-lawn#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization Mon, 27 Jul 2015 18:54:00 +0000 71841 at http://tdworld.com StockWithMe/iStock/Thinkstock Insurance Study Uses U.S. Power Grid in Cyber Attack Scenario http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/insurance-study-uses-us-power-grid-cyber-attack-scenario <div class="node-body article-body">Lloyd’s and the University of Cambridge’s Centre for Risk Studies have launched a new report: Business Blackout. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/insurance-study-uses-us-power-grid-cyber-attack-scenario" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/insurance-study-uses-us-power-grid-cyber-attack-scenario#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:27:00 +0000 71801 at http://tdworld.com stevanovicigor/iStock/Thinkstock Georgia Power Receives Approval for Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany Solar Project http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/georgia-power-receives-approval-marine-corps-logistics-base-albany-solar-proje <div class="node-body article-body">Georgia Power has announced a new, on-base 46 MW AC solar facility planned at the Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/georgia-power-receives-approval-marine-corps-logistics-base-albany-solar-proje" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/georgia-power-receives-approval-marine-corps-logistics-base-albany-solar-proje#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:45:00 +0000 71771 at http://tdworld.com BC Hydro Run-of-River Project Provides Power to Grid, Improves Reliability http://tdworld.com/transmission/bc-hydro-run-river-project-provides-power-grid-improves-reliability <div class="node-body article-body">A McBride area run-of-river project is now delivering clean, reliable power to BC Hydro's grid. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/transmission/bc-hydro-run-river-project-provides-power-grid-improves-reliability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/transmission/bc-hydro-run-river-project-provides-power-grid-improves-reliability#comments Projects in Progress Transmission Grid-Optimization Thu, 23 Jul 2015 21:11:00 +0000 71631 at http://tdworld.com ABB launches new Smart Grid Optimization webinar series http://tdworld.com/sponsored-articles/abb-launches-new-smart-grid-optimization-webinar-series <div class="field-deck"> ABB U.S. Press Release – July 23, 2015 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">ABB U.S. Press Release: Free, interactive online educational series from experts with ABB’s Smart Grid Center of Excellence</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored-articles/abb-launches-new-smart-grid-optimization-webinar-series" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored-articles/abb-launches-new-smart-grid-optimization-webinar-series#comments Sponsored Articles Thu, 23 Jul 2015 14:01:00 +0000 71671 at http://tdworld.com Twitter Gives Rise to Line 'Exploitation' http://tdworld.com/commentaries/twitter-gives-rise-line-exploitation <div class="field-byline"> @PowerEditor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Since Twitter has featured the capability to post images, several Twitterers have started posting amazing and graphic images of lineworkers doing their jobs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/twitter-gives-rise-line-exploitation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/twitter-gives-rise-line-exploitation#comments Commentaries Electric Utility Operations Gallery Wed, 22 Jul 2015 17:38:00 +0000 71501 at http://tdworld.com Eevie Power http://tdworld.com/distribution/eevie-power <div class="node-body article-body">When you open the webpage, you are greeted by a video featuring a talking cartoon electric vehicle (EV) that is, of course, named &ldquo;Eevie.&rdquo; </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/eevie-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/eevie-power#comments Distribution Overhead Distribution Grid-Optimization Mon, 20 Jul 2015 19:47:00 +0000 71371 at http://tdworld.com Transmission Line Electric Field - Danger? http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/transmission-line-electric-field-danger <div class="node-body article-body">Transmission voltages and currents are getting higher and therefore the electric and magnetic fields are increasing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/transmission-line-electric-field-danger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/transmission-line-electric-field-danger#comments Grill the Grid Masters Grid-Optimization Thu, 16 Jul 2015 16:08:00 +0000 71231 at http://tdworld.com HyKoe/iStock/Thinkstock Crossed Wires: Budget Review http://tdworld.com/commentaries/crossed-wires-budget-review <div class="node-body article-body">Check in with Hinterland Electric as Johnson meets the Mad Scientist and is told to get the financing team to approve the ridiculous budget for their new invention for energy conversion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/crossed-wires-budget-review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/crossed-wires-budget-review#comments Crossed Wires Commentaries Grid-Optimization Thu, 16 Jul 2015 15:47:00 +0000 71221 at http://tdworld.com