Distribution http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7358/more en Distributed vs. Centralized Generation: Battle of the CEOs http://tdworld.com/distribution/distributed-vs-centralized-generation-battle-ceos <div class="node-body article-body">Two smart business and technical leaders disagree on the utility of the future. </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/distributed-vs-centralized-generation-battle-ceos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/distributed-vs-centralized-generation-battle-ceos#comments Commentaries Distribution Grid-Optimization Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:29:00 +0000 51821 at http://tdworld.com Copyright Alexandra Beier/Getty Images Glendale Water & Power to Implement Grid Optimization System http://tdworld.com/distribution/glendale-water-power-implement-grid-optimization-system <div class="node-body article-body">California's Glendale Water & Power has signed a license agreement for the use of DVI's EDGE advanced grid optimization solution.</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/glendale-water-power-implement-grid-optimization-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/glendale-water-power-implement-grid-optimization-system#comments Distribution The Smarter Grid Grid-Optimization Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:28:00 +0000 51681 at http://tdworld.com Load Coefficients (Load Varying with Voltages) http://tdworld.com/blog/load-coefficients-load-varying-voltages <div class="node-body blog-body">It is crucial to comprehend how the electric load reacts to changes in the supply voltage, especially when voltage reduction is now being utilized more often by utilities as means to reduce electric stress and demand response.</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/load-coefficients-load-varying-voltages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/load-coefficients-load-varying-voltages#comments Distribution The Grid Optimization Blog Thu, 26 Jun 2014 15:04:00 +0000 51111 at http://tdworld.com BGE Pilots Volt/VAR Trial http://tdworld.com/distribution/bge-pilots-voltvar-trial <div class="field-byline"> Jonathan Short and Michael S. Smith, Baltimore Gas and Electric </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Through conservation voltage field deployment, engineers find it’s easy once you do it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/bge-pilots-voltvar-trial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/bge-pilots-voltvar-trial#comments Distribution Management Systems Distribution Grid-Optimization Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:13:00 +0000 50931 at http://tdworld.com <p>Neutral current transformer on a padmounted capacitor bank.</p> Agile Grid Infrastructure: A New Class of Hardware Systems for Distribution http://tdworld.com/distribution/agile-grid-infrastructure-new-class-hardware-systems-distribution <div class="field-byline"> By Naimish Patel, CEO, Gridco Systems </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This article, the second in a three-part series, focuses on the characteristics of a commercially available suite of utility-scale power electronics hardware systems that enable distribution utilities to economically address increasingly dynamic and distributed grid challenges</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/agile-grid-infrastructure-new-class-hardware-systems-distribution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/agile-grid-infrastructure-new-class-hardware-systems-distribution#comments Distribution Grid-Optimization Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:06:00 +0000 50691 at http://tdworld.com More Than 1.2 Million Stationary Fuel Cell Systems Will Be Shipped Annually by 2022 http://tdworld.com/distribution/more-12-million-stationary-fuel-cell-systems-will-be-shipped-annually-2022 <div class="node-body article-body">The stationary fuel cell sector represented more than 70 percent of global fuel cell revenue at the beginning of 2014, and is expected to continue to lead the overall fuel cell market in the coming years.</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/more-12-million-stationary-fuel-cell-systems-will-be-shipped-annually-2022" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/more-12-million-stationary-fuel-cell-systems-will-be-shipped-annually-2022#comments Distribution Grid-Optimization Wed, 18 Jun 2014 04:23:00 +0000 50531 at http://tdworld.com Copyright Justin Sullivan / Getty Images ComEd Receives Approval to Accelerate Smart Meter Installation, Benefits http://tdworld.com/distribution/comed-receives-approval-accelerate-smart-meter-installation-benefits <div class="node-body article-body">Illinois Commerce Commission has approved ComEd's filing to accelerate smart meter installation plans</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/comed-receives-approval-accelerate-smart-meter-installation-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/comed-receives-approval-accelerate-smart-meter-installation-benefits#comments AMI Energizing Distribution Grid-Optimization Tue, 17 Jun 2014 01:49:00 +0000 50501 at http://tdworld.com Energy Department Invests Over $10 Million to Improve Grid Reliability and Resiliency http://tdworld.com/distribution/energy-department-invests-over-10-million-improve-grid-reliability-and-resiliency <div class="node-body article-body">The Energy Department has announced more than $10 million for projects that will improve the reliability and resiliency of the U.S. electric grid and facilitate quick and effective response to grid conditions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/energy-department-invests-over-10-million-improve-grid-reliability-and-resiliency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/energy-department-invests-over-10-million-improve-grid-reliability-and-resiliency#comments Energizing Distribution Grid-Optimization Mon, 16 Jun 2014 23:34:00 +0000 50491 at http://tdworld.com A Decade of Bringing Back the Light: The Past 10 Years of Hurricanes http://tdworld.com/distribution/decade-bringing-back-light-past-10-years-hurricanes <div class="node-body gallery-body">Images from the past 10 years in hurricane history: the devastation and the recovery. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/decade-bringing-back-light-past-10-years-hurricanes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/decade-bringing-back-light-past-10-years-hurricanes#comments Distribution Gallery Grid-Optimization Sat, 14 Jun 2014 19:29:00 +0000 50291 at http://tdworld.com Potomac Edison Completes Inspections and Maintenance to Help Enhance Reliability http://tdworld.com/distribution/potomac-edison-completes-inspections-and-maintenance-help-enhance-reliability <div class="node-body article-body">With the upcoming hot summer months expected to produce higher electrical demand, FirstEnergy Corp. is completing inspections and conducting equipment maintenance across its Potomac Edison area in western Maryland and the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia that are intended to enhance service reliability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/potomac-edison-completes-inspections-and-maintenance-help-enhance-reliability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/potomac-edison-completes-inspections-and-maintenance-help-enhance-reliability#comments Distribution Grid-Optimization Mon, 09 Jun 2014 20:27:00 +0000 49901 at http://tdworld.com