Distribution http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7358/more en FirstEnergy Invested $690 Million in 2014 in the Ohio Edison Service Area http://tdworld.com/distribution/firstenergy-invested-690-million-2014-ohio-edison-service-area <div class="node-body article-body">FirstEnergy Corp. invested approximately $690 million in 2014 in the Ohio Edison service area on reliability infrastructure projects and other transmission- and distribution-related work.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/firstenergy-invested-690-million-2014-ohio-edison-service-area" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/firstenergy-invested-690-million-2014-ohio-edison-service-area#comments Distribution Grid-Optimization Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:53:00 +0000 62151 at http://tdworld.com <p><span class="meta-field photo-desc ">Equipment in the new Ohio Edison Bath Substation includes a transformer (middle) and a circuit breaker (right) that are used to convert the power that comes into the substation through a nearby transmission line to a voltage that can ultimately be used by customers.</span></p> The Business Case for Decentralized Power Regulation at the Low-Voltage Secondary http://tdworld.com/distribution/business-case-decentralized-power-regulation-low-voltage-secondary <div class="field-byline"> By Naimish Patel, CEO, Gridco Systems </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This article, the last of a three-part series, focuses on the business justification for Agile Grid Infrastructure: multi-function power electronics systems that are deployed along the low-voltage secondary.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/business-case-decentralized-power-regulation-low-voltage-secondary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/business-case-decentralized-power-regulation-low-voltage-secondary#comments Distribution Grid-Optimization Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:07:00 +0000 61601 at http://tdworld.com JCP&L Completed More Than 160 Infrastructure Projects in 2014 http://tdworld.com/news/jcpl-completed-more-160-infrastructure-projects-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Jersey Central Power & Light completed more than 160 infrastructure projects and other work in 2014 to help enhance service reliability to its 1.1 million customers in northern and central New Jersey.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/jcpl-completed-more-160-infrastructure-projects-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/jcpl-completed-more-160-infrastructure-projects-2014#comments News Distribution Transmission Grid-Optimization Sun, 11 Jan 2015 21:50:00 +0000 61581 at http://tdworld.com <p><span class="meta-field photo-desc " id="yui_3_16_0_1_1421013157536_1428">Jersey Central Power &amp; Light (JCP&amp;L) completed more than 160 infrastructure projects and other work in 2014 to help enhance service reliability to its 1.1 million customers in northern and central New Jersey.</span></p> Integration of Renewable Energy Sources in Power Grids Will Boost Synchrophasors Market http://tdworld.com/distribution/integration-renewable-energy-sources-power-grids-will-boost-synchrophasors-market <div class="node-body article-body">With an increase in smart grid investments worldwide, the global synchrophasors market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 27.4% from 2015-2019.</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/integration-renewable-energy-sources-power-grids-will-boost-synchrophasors-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/integration-renewable-energy-sources-power-grids-will-boost-synchrophasors-market#comments Distribution The Smarter Grid Grid-Optimization Thu, 08 Jan 2015 16:26:00 +0000 61431 at http://tdworld.com PG&E Crews Respond to Major December Storm http://tdworld.com/news/pge-crews-respond-major-december-storm <div class="field-byline"> PG&amp;E Currents </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Since last Wednesday, PG&E crews have worked around the clock to restore power to half a million customers in California impacted by a major storm. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/news/pge-crews-respond-major-december-storm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/news/pge-crews-respond-major-december-storm#comments Energizing News Distribution Gallery Grid-Optimization Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:44:00 +0000 60471 at http://tdworld.com Featured Poll: Protecting the Grid from Attack http://tdworld.com/polls/featured-poll-protecting-grid-attack <div class="node-body article-body">Until recently the U.S. power industry has pretty much ignored the vulnerability of the grid to physical attack. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/polls/featured-poll-protecting-grid-attack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/polls/featured-poll-protecting-grid-attack#comments Distribution Polls Grid-Optimization Tue, 09 Dec 2014 20:58:00 +0000 60141 at http://tdworld.com Decentralized Power Generation Will Boost the Global Grid-scale Energy Storage System Market by 2019 http://tdworld.com/distribution/decentralized-power-generation-will-boost-global-grid-scale-energy-storage-system-marke <div class="node-body article-body">TechNavio has published a new report on the Global Grid-scale Energy Storage System Market, which is expected to grow at a CAGR of 35.5 percent from 2015-2019. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/decentralized-power-generation-will-boost-global-grid-scale-energy-storage-system-marke" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/decentralized-power-generation-will-boost-global-grid-scale-energy-storage-system-marke#comments Distribution The Smarter Grid Grid-Optimization Sat, 22 Nov 2014 22:52:00 +0000 59411 at http://tdworld.com Global Electricity Metering Market $26.8 Billion Per Year By 2024 http://tdworld.com/distribution/global-electricity-metering-market-268-billion-year-2024 <div class="node-body article-body">The 1.8 billion unit global electricity metering market is undergoing a shift from legacy to smart metering technologies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/global-electricity-metering-market-268-billion-year-2024" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/global-electricity-metering-market-268-billion-year-2024#comments Distribution Lies and Stats Grid-Optimization Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:34:00 +0000 59361 at http://tdworld.com U.S. Air Force Tests First All-Electric Vehicle-to-Grid Fleet in the Nation http://tdworld.com/distribution/us-air-force-tests-first-all-electric-vehicle-grid-fleet-nation <div class="node-body article-body">The Air Force unveiled the Federal Government's first non-tactical vehicle fleet composed entirely of plug-in electric and hybrid vehicles at Los Angeles Air Force Base, home of the Space and Missile Systems Center, Friday, Nov. 14.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/us-air-force-tests-first-all-electric-vehicle-grid-fleet-nation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/us-air-force-tests-first-all-electric-vehicle-grid-fleet-nation#comments Distribution Grid-Optimization Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:16:00 +0000 59351 at http://tdworld.com <p>Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Installations, Environment, and Energy Miranda A.A. Ballentine visits the Space and Missile Systems Center plug-in electric vehicle fleet unveiling at Los Angeles Air Force Base on Nov 14, 2014 with hosts SMC Vice Commander Maj. Gen. Robert McMurry and 61st Air Base Group commander Col. Donna Turner (pictured on right). The all-electric/hybrid fleet is the first of its kind in the Dept. of Defense and will serve as a year-long test for expansion throughout the DoD. (U.S. Air Force photo by Sarah Corrice) (PRNewsFoto/Los Angeles Air Force Base)</p> Outages – the Necessary Evil http://tdworld.com/blog/outages-necessary-evil <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Outages are expensive, soak up resources, weaken the system while they are in effect and aren&rsquo;t always restored on time as promised to the customer. But, in one form or the other, we have to live with them.</p></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/outages-necessary-evil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/outages-necessary-evil#comments Commentaries Distribution Grid-Optimization The Grid Optimization Blog Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:18:00 +0000 59321 at http://tdworld.com