Grid Opt Smart Grid http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7360/more en Senate Energy and Public Utilities Committee Passes ComEd’s Energy Plan http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/senate-energy-and-public-utilities-committee-passes-comed-s-energy-plan <div class="node-body article-body">The Illinois Senate Energy and Public Utilities Committee passed SB 1879, known as “The Energy Plan for Illinois’ Future,” out of committee.</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/grid-opt-smart-grid/senate-energy-and-public-utilities-committee-passes-comed-s-energy-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/senate-energy-and-public-utilities-committee-passes-comed-s-energy-plan#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:09:00 +0000 66611 at http://tdworld.com Utilities Delaying Smart Tech Investments Due to Cost Recovery Concerns http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/utilities-delaying-smart-tech-investments-due-cost-recovery-concerns <div class="node-body article-body">The 2015 Black & Veatch Strategic Directions: Smart Utility report explores how advances in telecommunications, automation and data analytics are changing the relationship between utilities and their customers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/utilities-delaying-smart-tech-investments-due-cost-recovery-concerns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/utilities-delaying-smart-tech-investments-due-cost-recovery-concerns#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:18:00 +0000 66491 at http://tdworld.com Survey Reveals Awareness and Attitudes Toward Smart Grid http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/survey-reveals-awareness-and-attitudes-toward-smart-grid <div class="node-body article-body">The Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative has released the findings of its Consumer Pulse survey, gleaning insights on consumer awareness, favorability, expectations and preferences </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/survey-reveals-awareness-and-attitudes-toward-smart-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/survey-reveals-awareness-and-attitudes-toward-smart-grid#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:11:00 +0000 66401 at http://tdworld.com CenterPoint Energy Continues to Lead in Comprehensive Smart Grid Technology http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/centerpoint-energy-continues-lead-comprehensive-smart-grid-technology <div class="node-body article-body">More than five years after receiving a $200 million federal Smart Grid Investment Grant from the U.S. Department of Energy for the acceleration of smart meter deployment</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/centerpoint-energy-continues-lead-comprehensive-smart-grid-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/centerpoint-energy-continues-lead-comprehensive-smart-grid-technology#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:03:00 +0000 66391 at http://tdworld.com DOE representatives look into the brain of the intelligent grid at CenterPoint Energy's technology center. FPL Unveils New Smart Grid Technology Center http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/fpl-unveils-new-smart-grid-technology-center <div class="node-body article-body">Florida Power & Light Co. has launched its new, high-tech Power Delivery Diagnostic Center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/fpl-unveils-new-smart-grid-technology-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/fpl-unveils-new-smart-grid-technology-center#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid The Smarter Grid Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:25:00 +0000 65911 at http://tdworld.com <p>Florida Power &amp; Light Company (FPL) engineers work at the Power Delivery Diagnostic Center at the company&rsquo;s office in Jupiter, Fla., March 17, 2015. FPL recently announced the launch of its new, high-tech Power Delivery Diagnostic Center, which is designed to use advanced smart grid technology to better manage the electric system and deliver reliable service that ranks among the best in the nation. Photo credit: Doug Murray/FPL</p> To Drone, or Not to Drone, That Is the Question http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/drone-or-not-drone-question <div class="node-body article-body">Drones represent one of the most transformative technologies that have appeared on the horizon not just for utilities but for everyone else. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/drone-or-not-drone-question" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/drone-or-not-drone-question#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:38:00 +0000 64111 at http://tdworld.com EPRI Unveils Benefit-Cost Framework for an Integrated Grid http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/epri-unveils-benefit-cost-framework-integrated-grid <div class="node-body article-body">The Electric Power Research Institute has released a framework that all stakeholders in the electricity sector can use to assess benefits and costs of technologies and systems related to the integration of distributed energy resources.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/epri-unveils-benefit-cost-framework-integrated-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/epri-unveils-benefit-cost-framework-integrated-grid#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:40:00 +0000 63611 at http://tdworld.com naddi/iStock/Thinkstock Smart Meter Shipments in the Americas from 2010 to 2016 http://tdworld.com/commentaries/smart-meter-shipments-americas-2010-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">This forecast illustrates the smart meter shipments in the Americas from 2010 to 2016.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/commentaries/smart-meter-shipments-americas-2010-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/commentaries/smart-meter-shipments-americas-2010-2016#comments Commentaries Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Thu, 19 Feb 2015 16:42:00 +0000 63531 at http://tdworld.com New FAA Rules Will Impact Use of Drones for Line Work http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/new-faa-rules-will-impact-use-drones-line-work <div class="node-body article-body">Our industry needs to speak up now about the utility operations that can benefit from the use of drones before the FAA establishes regulations that prohibit them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/new-faa-rules-will-impact-use-drones-line-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/new-faa-rules-will-impact-use-drones-line-work#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Wed, 18 Feb 2015 16:47:00 +0000 63451 at http://tdworld.com Consortium Helps Utilities Manage Grid Security http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/consortium-helps-utilities-manage-grid-security <div class="node-body article-body">Four experienced organizations servicing the utility industry have partnered to help electric utilities meet the challenges surrounding grid resiliency, protection, and compliance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/consortium-helps-utilities-manage-grid-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/consortium-helps-utilities-manage-grid-security#comments Test, Monitor & Control Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Tue, 17 Feb 2015 17:23:00 +0000 63281 at http://tdworld.com