Grid Opt Smart Grid http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7360/more en Internet of Everything http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/internet-everything <div class="field-byline"> Rick Bush, Editorial Director </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In a sense, we know in our gut what is coming.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/internet-everything" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/internet-everything#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Global Viewpoint Grid-Optimization Mon, 24 Aug 2015 15:25:00 +0000 73031 at http://tdworld.com <p>The National Cable &amp; Telecommunications Association predicts the number of connected devices will exceed 50 billion by 2020.</p> Georgia Power Makes Improvements in Automatic Restoration http://tdworld.com/distribution/georgia-power-makes-improvements-automatic-restoration <div class="node-body article-body">Georgia Power has completed the installation of Automatic Fault Location, Isolation and Service Restoration (FLISR) distribution technology on circuits serving more than 1.1 million customers across the state. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/georgia-power-makes-improvements-automatic-restoration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/georgia-power-makes-improvements-automatic-restoration#comments Distribution Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Mon, 10 Aug 2015 15:18:00 +0000 72451 at http://tdworld.com Is California Mapping the Grid of the Future with its DRPs? http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/california-mapping-grid-future-its-drps <div class="node-body article-body">California’s largest utilities recently filed their Distribution Resource Plans with state regulators, laying out grid modernization efforts designed to enable the deployment of ever-increasing amounts of solar and other distributed energy resources. What needs to happen for this process to be successful? T&D World IdeaXchange Xperts voice their opinions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/california-mapping-grid-future-its-drps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/california-mapping-grid-future-its-drps#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Renewables Fri, 07 Aug 2015 18:40:00 +0000 72441 at http://tdworld.com PNNL Develops Power Grid Forecasting Tool http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/pnnl-develops-power-grid-forecasting-tool <div class="node-body article-body">Accurately forecasting future electricity needs is tricky, with sudden weather changes and other variables impacting projections minute by minute. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/pnnl-develops-power-grid-forecasting-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/pnnl-develops-power-grid-forecasting-tool#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:03:00 +0000 72001 at http://tdworld.com <p>PNNL&#39;s Power Grid Integrator has demonstrated up to a 50 percent improvement in forecasting future electricity needs over several commonly used tools. Project lead Luke Gosink, right, consults on the use of the new tool, which could save millions in wasted electricity costs.</p> Courtesy of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Data Analyst to the Fore http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/data-analyst-fore <div class="field-byline"> Ron Katzman, PECO, an Exelon Co., and Jeff Buxton, Black &amp; Veatch </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The smart utility will see a large population of what will become data scientists.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/data-analyst-fore" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/data-analyst-fore#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Renewables Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:51:00 +0000 71901 at http://tdworld.com <p>Black &amp; Veatch&rsquo;s microgrid system includes rooftop solar photovoltaic panel groups.</p> Insurance Study Uses U.S. Power Grid in Cyber Attack Scenario http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/insurance-study-uses-us-power-grid-cyber-attack-scenario <div class="node-body article-body">Lloyd’s and the University of Cambridge’s Centre for Risk Studies have launched a new report: Business Blackout. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/insurance-study-uses-us-power-grid-cyber-attack-scenario" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/insurance-study-uses-us-power-grid-cyber-attack-scenario#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:27:00 +0000 71801 at http://tdworld.com stevanovicigor/iStock/Thinkstock SCE Maps Out Its Vision for the Electric Grid of the Future http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/sce-maps-out-its-vision-electric-grid-future <div class="node-body article-body">Southern California Edison has filed its Distribution Resources Plan (DRP) with the California Public Utilities Commission. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/sce-maps-out-its-vision-electric-grid-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/sce-maps-out-its-vision-electric-grid-future#comments Energizing Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 08 Jul 2015 19:01:00 +0000 70741 at http://tdworld.com Data Analysis Is Key to Revenue Protection http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/data-analysis-key-revenue-protection <div class="field-byline"> Susan Neel, CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CenterPoint Energy Houston uses AMI data analytics as the basis for defending against energy theft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/data-analysis-key-revenue-protection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/data-analysis-key-revenue-protection#comments AMI Grid Opt Smart Grid Substations Grid-Optimization Tue, 23 Jun 2015 22:48:00 +0000 70021 at http://tdworld.com Wi-SUN Alliance Announces 'Adopter' Member Category for Utilities and Municipalities http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/wi-sun-alliance-announces-adopter-member-category-utilities-and-municipalities <div class="node-body article-body">The Wi-SUN Alliance has announced a new adopter class of membership. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/wi-sun-alliance-announces-adopter-member-category-utilities-and-municipalities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/wi-sun-alliance-announces-adopter-member-category-utilities-and-municipalities#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Mon, 22 Jun 2015 16:41:00 +0000 69911 at http://tdworld.com Layered Cybersecurity Strategies Prove Profitable in Power Industry http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/layered-cybersecurity-strategies-prove-profitable-power-industry <div class="node-body article-body">The need to counter targeted, advanced and persistent threats is fueling cybersecurity adoption in the U.S. power industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/layered-cybersecurity-strategies-prove-profitable-power-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/layered-cybersecurity-strategies-prove-profitable-power-industry#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Thu, 04 Jun 2015 19:41:00 +0000 69251 at http://tdworld.com