Asset Management Service http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7356/more en Latin America's First Electric Grid Optimization Platform Goes Live in Colombia http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/latin-americas-first-electric-grid-optimization-platform-goes-live-colombia <div class="node-body article-body">The more than 600,000 electric customers served by Colombian utility Empresas Municipales de Cali E.I.C.E. E.S.P. are among those who may benefit from a new advanced energy project </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/latin-americas-first-electric-grid-optimization-platform-goes-live-colombia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/latin-americas-first-electric-grid-optimization-platform-goes-live-colombia#comments Energizing Asset Management Service Grid-Optimization Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:47:00 +0000 72031 at http://tdworld.com Pyroe/iStock/Thinkstock Smart Analytics Drive Smart Asset Management http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/smart-analytics-drive-smart-asset-management <div class="field-byline"> Glenn Pritchard, PECO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">PECO locates overloaded transformers before failure and extends the analytics to additional applications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/smart-analytics-drive-smart-asset-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/smart-analytics-drive-smart-asset-management#comments Asset Management Service Thu, 28 May 2015 20:59:00 +0000 68801 at http://tdworld.com <p>With a better understanding of asset health, PECO is able to balance effectiveness and efficiency.</p> DOE, SDG&E Partner To Improve Resiliency Of Nation's Electric Grid http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/doe-sdge-partner-improve-resiliency-nations-electric-grid <div class="node-body article-body">San Diego Gas & Electric joined U.S. Secretary of Energy, Dr. Ernest Moniz, last week to formally launch the U.S. Department of Energy's Partnership for Energy Sector Climate Resilience.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/doe-sdge-partner-improve-resiliency-nations-electric-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/doe-sdge-partner-improve-resiliency-nations-electric-grid#comments Energizing Asset Management Service Grid-Optimization Wed, 06 May 2015 15:28:00 +0000 67631 at http://tdworld.com <p>SDG&amp;E Meteorologists Brian D&rsquo;Agostino and Steve Vanderburg in SDG&amp;E&#39;s Weather Center</p> Deter, Detect, Delay http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/deter-detect-delay <div class="field-byline"> Robert J. Hope, Burns &amp; McDonnell </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Utilities Must Do More than Simply Comply with NERC CIP-14 Security Requirements</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/deter-detect-delay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/deter-detect-delay#comments Asset Management Service Substations Grid-Optimization Wed, 29 Apr 2015 18:02:00 +0000 67331 at http://tdworld.com Data Analytics Drive Business Transformation http://tdworld.com/distribution/data-analytics-drive-business-transformation <div class="field-byline"> Bill Bell and Ricky Orum, CenterPoint Energy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CenterPoint Energy harvests millions of data points to operate its business and serve customers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/data-analytics-drive-business-transformation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/data-analytics-drive-business-transformation#comments Asset Management Service Distribution Management Systems Distribution Wed, 29 Apr 2015 17:05:00 +0000 67311 at http://tdworld.com Utility Industry Disruptions: Lemons or Lemonade? http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/utility-industry-disruptions-lemons-or-lemonade <div class="field-byline"> Paul Mauldin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Four worst cases and why they’re not so bad</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/utility-industry-disruptions-lemons-or-lemonade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/utility-industry-disruptions-lemons-or-lemonade#comments Asset Management Service Commentaries Grid-Optimization Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:28:00 +0000 66591 at http://tdworld.com bevangoldswain/iStock/Thinkstock Featured Poll: New Hires - How Good Are They? http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/featured-poll-new-hires-how-good-are-they <div class="node-body article-body">The utility industry is losing about half of its employees – engineers, lineworkers and non-technical staff– to retirement over the next decade.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/featured-poll-new-hires-how-good-are-they" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/featured-poll-new-hires-how-good-are-they#comments Asset Management Service Polls Grid-Optimization Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:32:00 +0000 66411 at http://tdworld.com KatarzynaBialasiewicz/iStock/Thinkstock Reactive Power Stabilizes the Grid http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/reactive-power-stabilizes-grid-0 <div class="field-byline"> Clay Adams, Entergy, and Douglas J. Mader, Consultant </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Entergy shares lessons learned in the specification, design and deployment of static var compensators. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/reactive-power-stabilizes-grid-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/reactive-power-stabilizes-grid-0#comments Asset Management Service Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:13:00 +0000 65631 at http://tdworld.com <p>The static var compensator&rsquo;s low-voltage bus work and equipment carries high current and should be checked periodically for connection heating.</p> FERC Approves NERC Risk-Based Registry Initiative http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/ferc-approves-nerc-risk-based-registry-initiative <div class="node-body article-body">The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission last week moved to improve reliability of the Bulk Electric System by approving the North American Electric Reliability Corp.'s plans to implement a new risk-based assessment and registration initiative. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/ferc-approves-nerc-risk-based-registry-initiative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/ferc-approves-nerc-risk-based-registry-initiative#comments Asset Management Service Distribution Grid-Optimization Mon, 23 Mar 2015 16:47:00 +0000 65211 at http://tdworld.com gyn9038/iStock/Thinkstock Sierra Nevada's New Tool to Move Heavy Substation Equipment http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/sierra-nevadas-new-tool-move-heavy-substation-equipment <div class="node-body gallery-body">Sierra Nevada’s Elverta electrician crew built a new tool to help move heavy equipment in a new and more efficient way. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/sierra-nevadas-new-tool-move-heavy-substation-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/sierra-nevadas-new-tool-move-heavy-substation-equipment#comments Asset Management Service Electric Utility Operations Gallery Substations Grid-Optimization Wed, 18 Mar 2015 14:59:00 +0000 65001 at http://tdworld.com