Commentaries http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7357/more en Solve This: Summer Safety http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-summer-safety <div class="node-body article-body">The Hinterland Electric summer barbeque had finally arrived</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-summer-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-summer-safety#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization Mon, 23 May 2016 18:54:00 +0000 89031 at http://tdworld.com GZeroOne/iStock/Thinkstock Our Energy Future http://tdworld.com/commentaries/our-energy-future <div class="node-body article-body">Time is not our friend. Coal generation will go away, with much of it gone by 2020 and little surviving beyond 2030.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/our-energy-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/our-energy-future#comments Commentaries Distribution Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Mon, 23 May 2016 17:43:00 +0000 88991 at http://tdworld.com Rasica/iStock/Thinkstock POTUS Needs Your Help http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/potus-needs-your-help <div class="node-body article-body">The 45th president of the United States will inherit all manner of challenges including many crucial issues surrounding electric energy. See the advice our Xperts would give POTUS if they were appointed senior advisor to the president for electric energy. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/potus-needs-your-help" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/potus-needs-your-help#comments Commentaries Renewables Smart Grid Mon, 23 May 2016 16:20:00 +0000 88981 at http://tdworld.com Crossed Wires: Hot Stick http://tdworld.com/commentaries/crossed-wires-hot-stick <div class="node-body article-body">Check in with Hinterland Electric as they train a new lineman.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/crossed-wires-hot-stick" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/crossed-wires-hot-stick#comments Crossed Wires Commentaries Grid-Optimization Thu, 19 May 2016 16:32:00 +0000 88861 at http://tdworld.com High-Flying Testimonial http://tdworld.com/commentaries/high-flying-testimonial <div class="node-body article-body">As a long time electric utility veteran, I have always been attracted to power generation technology. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/high-flying-testimonial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/high-flying-testimonial#comments Commentaries Wed, 18 May 2016 19:48:00 +0000 88811 at http://tdworld.com Old and New: Overview of the 2016 IEEE PES T&D Event http://tdworld.com/commentaries/old-and-new-overview-2016-ieee-pes-td-event <div class="node-body article-body">As a veteran (some would say old in the tooth) utility and energy guy, I’ve been to a lot of conferences and exhibitions: air and water pollution control, renewables and energy technology shows </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/old-and-new-overview-2016-ieee-pes-td-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/old-and-new-overview-2016-ieee-pes-td-event#comments IEEE PES Commentaries Grid-Optimization Mon, 09 May 2016 15:44:00 +0000 88141 at http://tdworld.com Solve This: Washed Up http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-washed <div class="node-body article-body">Today’s assignment was easy. Frank and Bruce had to install a new disconnect switch in the substation located at the wastewater treatment plant. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-washed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-washed#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization Mon, 25 Apr 2016 18:54:00 +0000 87101 at http://tdworld.com antikainen/iStock/Thinkstock Crossed Wires: Where are You Thinking? http://tdworld.com/commentaries/crossed-wires-where-are-you-thinking <div class="node-body article-body">Check in with Hinterland Electric as they consider safety.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/crossed-wires-where-are-you-thinking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/crossed-wires-where-are-you-thinking#comments Crossed Wires Commentaries Grid-Optimization Thu, 21 Apr 2016 16:32:00 +0000 86651 at http://tdworld.com Electrical Workers Still on Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs List http://tdworld.com/commentaries/electrical-workers-still-top-10-most-dangerous-jobs-list <div class="node-body article-body">Electrical workers are still in the top 10 most dangerous job list. But utilities are aggressively working to lower the number of accidents.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/electrical-workers-still-top-10-most-dangerous-jobs-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/electrical-workers-still-top-10-most-dangerous-jobs-list#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization Mon, 11 Apr 2016 14:18:00 +0000 85841 at http://tdworld.com Solve This: A Real Dust Up! http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-real-dust <div class="node-body article-body">Here's a puzzle for you electricity and physics geeks.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-real-dust" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/solve-real-dust#comments Commentaries Grid-Optimization Mon, 28 Mar 2016 18:54:00 +0000 84771 at http://tdworld.com John Howard/Photodisc/Thinkstock