Asset Management Service http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7356/more en New Report Characterizes the Current State of Smart Grid Consumers http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/new-report-characterizes-current-state-smart-grid-consumers <div class="node-body article-body">Spurred on by significant investments power providers have made in grid modernization efforts, consumers are reaping the economic, environmental, and reliability benefits of a smarter electrical grid.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/new-report-characterizes-current-state-smart-grid-consumers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/new-report-characterizes-current-state-smart-grid-consumers#comments Asset Management Service Lies and Stats Smart Energy Consumer Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Tue, 09 Feb 2016 18:56:00 +0000 82001 at http://tdworld.com PECO Improves Electric Reliability in 2015 http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/peco-improves-electric-reliability-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">In 2015, PECO’s focus on delivering innovation and advancing smart energy to provide safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy and energy services paid off.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/peco-improves-electric-reliability-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/peco-improves-electric-reliability-2015#comments Asset Management Service Overhead Distribution Grid-Optimization Wed, 03 Feb 2016 15:08:00 +0000 81731 at http://tdworld.com Inside Eversource's Integrated Electric Operations Center http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/inside-eversources-integrated-electric-operations-center <div class="node-body gallery-body">Take a peek inside Eversource's new New Hampshire control center. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/inside-eversources-integrated-electric-operations-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/inside-eversources-integrated-electric-operations-center#comments Asset Management Service Utilities Call Center Electric Utility Operations Gallery Grid-Optimization Tue, 05 Jan 2016 22:18:00 +0000 80501 at http://tdworld.com Xcel Energy Proposes Exclusive Renewable Energy Option http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/xcel-energy-proposes-exclusive-renewable-energy-option <div class="node-body article-body">Xcel Energy today proposed a new program that would allow its Minnesota customers to choose energy generated exclusively from wind and solar resources. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/xcel-energy-proposes-exclusive-renewable-energy-option" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/xcel-energy-proposes-exclusive-renewable-energy-option#comments Asset Management Service Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Thu, 19 Nov 2015 01:46:00 +0000 78391 at http://tdworld.com My Energy Portfolio http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/my-energy-portfolio <div class="node-body article-body">Smart grids, smart phones and smart homes are all hot topics today. How might these technologies team up to benefit tomorrow’s homeowner? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/my-energy-portfolio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/my-energy-portfolio#comments Asset Management Service Grid Opt Smart Grid Smart Energy Consumer Grid-Optimization Mon, 26 Oct 2015 20:58:00 +0000 77411 at http://tdworld.com A Focused Approach to Preventive Maintenance http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/focused-approach-preventive-maintenance <div class="field-byline"> Pat Henry, Northern Neck Electric Cooperative </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Northern Neck Electric Cooperative gets smart about unifying its substation, line and pole inspections.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/focused-approach-preventive-maintenance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/focused-approach-preventive-maintenance#comments Asset Management Service Substations Grid-Optimization Mon, 26 Oct 2015 18:41:00 +0000 77361 at http://tdworld.com <p>Northern Neck Electric Cooperative currently uses predictive maintenance for its substation and line equipment based on monthly inspections and supplemental testing. Recording the equipment readings and test results electronically enables the cooperative to monitor trends and find problems before they become catastrophic.</p> Rapid Detection Is Key http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/rapid-detection-key <div class="field-byline"> Craig Miller, National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, and Gib Sorebo, Leidos </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NRECA is participating in the Essence project to boost utility cybersecurity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/rapid-detection-key" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/rapid-detection-key#comments Asset Management Service Mon, 26 Oct 2015 18:15:00 +0000 77351 at http://tdworld.com ERCOT Releases New Report on Potential Clean Power Plan Impacts http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/ercot-releases-new-report-potential-clean-power-plan-impacts <div class="node-body article-body">The Electric Reliability Council of Texas last week released its updated Analysis of the Impacts of the Clean Power Plan, based on the final rule.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/ercot-releases-new-report-potential-clean-power-plan-impacts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/ercot-releases-new-report-potential-clean-power-plan-impacts#comments Energizing Asset Management Service Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 21 Oct 2015 17:12:00 +0000 77001 at http://tdworld.com Barbarians at the Gate? http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/barbarians-gate <div class="field-byline"> Paul Mauldin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Barbarians at the gate” was a phrase used to describe the various non-Roman cultures that were trying to invade the Roman Empire as it gradually weakened. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/barbarians-gate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/barbarians-gate#comments Asset Management Service Commentaries Grid-Optimization Mon, 12 Oct 2015 17:00:00 +0000 76511 at http://tdworld.com Jaroslav Frank/iStock/Thinkstock Inspections Go Digital http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/inspections-go-digital <div class="field-byline"> Rusty Williams and Gabrielle Welsh, Owen Electric Cooperative </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Owen Electric improves inspection processes with an iPad application and eliminates excess paper.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/inspections-go-digital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/inspections-go-digital#comments Asset Management Service Distribution Management Systems Mon, 28 Sep 2015 22:05:00 +0000 75721 at http://tdworld.com <p>Owen Electric Cooperative&rsquo;s Doug Criswell performs a routine line inspection using geoFIT. The geoFIT tool is able to time stamp the exact minute the inspector is at this particular field asset.</p>