Distribution http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7358/more en Let's Put Synchrophaser Data to Work http://tdworld.com/distribution/lets-put-synchrophaser-data-work <div class="field-byline"> David Ortiz and Alison Silverstein </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The many benefits and uses of time-synchronized data are becoming clear, and the real value of synchrophasor technology for power system operations and consumers is growing every year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/lets-put-synchrophaser-data-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/lets-put-synchrophaser-data-work#comments Distribution Fri, 19 Jun 2015 16:18:00 +0000 69871 at http://tdworld.com Will IDSOs Come to a State Near You? http://tdworld.com/distribution/will-idsos-come-state-near-you <div class="node-body article-body">New York is taking the lead in promoting an independent distribution system operator, will other states follow? T&D World's IdeaXchange Xperts share their thoughts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/will-idsos-come-state-near-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/will-idsos-come-state-near-you#comments Distribution Wed, 27 May 2015 17:31:00 +0000 68631 at http://tdworld.com Ohio Edison's New Animal-Proof Substation http://tdworld.com/distribution/ohio-edisons-new-animal-proof-substation <div class="node-body gallery-body">Ohio Edison has energized a new $2.4 million substation in West Akron to enhance customer service reliability and help meet future demand for electricity in the area.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/ohio-edisons-new-animal-proof-substation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/ohio-edisons-new-animal-proof-substation#comments Distribution Gallery Substations Grid-Optimization Tue, 19 May 2015 20:19:00 +0000 68241 at http://tdworld.com FPL Unveils Grid Enhancements, Storm Prep on 10-year Anniversary of Hurricane Wilma http://tdworld.com/distribution/fpl-unveils-grid-enhancements-storm-prep-10-year-anniversary-hurricane-wilma <div class="node-body article-body">Florida Power & Light Co. last week held its annual storm drill, testing more than 3,500 employees to respond to Hurricane Falcon - a virtual Category 3 storm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/fpl-unveils-grid-enhancements-storm-prep-10-year-anniversary-hurricane-wilma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/fpl-unveils-grid-enhancements-storm-prep-10-year-anniversary-hurricane-wilma#comments Distribution Grid-Optimization Mon, 11 May 2015 15:47:00 +0000 67801 at http://tdworld.com <p>Power lines bend in the wake of Hurricane Wilma on Oct. 24, 2005, in Ft Lauderdale, Florida. Hurricane Wilma hit the Western coast of Florida as a Category Three and departed the eastern coast as a Category Two hurricane. High winds from the fast moving hurricane caused widespread power outages across the state. (Photo by Richard Patterson/Getty Images)</p> ComEd 2014 System Reliability Continues to Deliver Strong Results http://tdworld.com/distribution/comed-2014-system-reliability-continues-deliver-strong-results <div class="node-body article-body">ComEd has announced that its power system reliability in 2014 was the company’s second best on record, second only to the company’s 2013 performance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/comed-2014-system-reliability-continues-deliver-strong-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/comed-2014-system-reliability-continues-deliver-strong-results#comments Energizing Distribution Grid-Optimization Wed, 06 May 2015 15:50:00 +0000 67651 at http://tdworld.com Data Enables Proactive Asset Management http://tdworld.com/distribution/data-enables-proactive-asset-management <div class="field-byline"> Richard Wernsing and Angela Rothweiler, PSE&amp;G </div> <div class="node-body article-body">PSE&G is determining effective age of substation transformers through advanced analysis.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/data-enables-proactive-asset-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/data-enables-proactive-asset-management#comments Distribution Substations Grid-Optimization Wed, 29 Apr 2015 18:15:00 +0000 67341 at http://tdworld.com <p>PSE&amp;G engineers review a wiring diagram in preparation of testing the alarm inputs on the SEL 2414 transformer monitoring equipment.</p> 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 PG&E Leads Distribution Grid Management http://tdworld.com/distribution/pge-leads-distribution-grid-management <div class="field-byline"> Gary Cassilagio, Pacific Gas &amp; Electric Co. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">PG&E invests in the future with a new wave of technology: state-of-the-art electric distribution control centers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/pge-leads-distribution-grid-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/pge-leads-distribution-grid-management#comments Distribution Overhead Distribution Underground T&D Grid-Optimization Silver Tue, 28 Apr 2015 23:23:00 +0000 67231 at http://tdworld.com First Installment of the Quadrennial Energy Review http://tdworld.com/distribution/first-installment-quadrennial-energy-review <div class="node-body article-body">The first installment of the QER examines how to modernize our nation’s energy infrastructure to promote economic competitiveness, energy security and environmental responsibility.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/first-installment-quadrennial-energy-review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/first-installment-quadrennial-energy-review#comments Distribution Bet You Haven't Seen This Grid-Optimization Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:45:00 +0000 67081 at http://tdworld.com 10 Costliest Atlantic Hurricanes in History http://tdworld.com/distribution/10-costliest-atlantic-hurricanes-history <div class="node-body gallery-body">Utilities have done heroic work restoring power after catastrophic damage from these dreaded weather events. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/10-costliest-atlantic-hurricanes-history" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/10-costliest-atlantic-hurricanes-history#comments Features Distribution Grid-Optimization Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:11:00 +0000 66641 at http://tdworld.com