Grid Opt Smart Grid http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7360/more en Tool Calculates Emissions Impacts, Energy Benefits from Smart Grid Investments http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/tool-calculates-emissions-impacts-energy-benefits-smart-grid-investments <div class="node-body article-body">Smart grid technologies significantly reduce greenhouse gases and other emissions resulting from power production and usage. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/tool-calculates-emissions-impacts-energy-benefits-smart-grid-investments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/tool-calculates-emissions-impacts-energy-benefits-smart-grid-investments#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Thu, 21 Jul 2016 18:46:00 +0000 92211 at http://tdworld.com Alberta Storage Alliance Launched http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/alberta-storage-alliance-launched <div class="node-body article-body">The Alberta Storage Alliance has been launched by a consortium of private sector energy experts under the common goal of advancing the deployment of energy storage technologies across the province of Alberta. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/alberta-storage-alliance-launched" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/alberta-storage-alliance-launched#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 20 Jul 2016 18:19:00 +0000 92101 at http://tdworld.com FPL Recognized for Predictive Smart Grid Tech http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/fpl-recognized-predictive-smart-grid-tech <div class="node-body article-body">Florida Power & Light Co. has been named the winner of the Florida Governor's Sterling Award during the 24th Annual Florida Sterling Conference, hosted earlier this month in Orlando. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/fpl-recognized-predictive-smart-grid-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/fpl-recognized-predictive-smart-grid-tech#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Mon, 27 Jun 2016 18:02:00 +0000 90791 at http://tdworld.com NREL's New Initiative to Prevent Hackers on the Grid http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/nrels-new-initiative-prevent-hackers-grid <div class="field-byline"> Kevin Eber, National Renewable Energy Laboratory </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Today's electric grid increasingly uses “smart” devices that can be controlled remotely -- letting operators manage the grid better and more efficiently. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/nrels-new-initiative-prevent-hackers-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/nrels-new-initiative-prevent-hackers-grid#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 08 Jun 2016 15:57:00 +0000 89821 at http://tdworld.com <p>From left to right, NREL&#39;s Brian Miller works with David Cronin of DC Systems, Duane Petersen (then with Scitor Corporation), Brandon Hjella of FireEye, and NREL&rsquo;s Erfan Ibrahim to build the Test Bed for Secure Distributed Grid Management, a hardware system that mimics the communications, power systems, and cybersecurity layers for a utility&#39;s power distribution system.</p> Dennis Schroeder ComEd Reports to Commission on 2015 Record Results http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/comed-reports-commission-2015-record-results <div class="node-body article-body">ComEd officials recently participated in an important policy session held by the Illinois Commerce Commission to discuss the significant improvements made to the electrical delivery system</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/comed-reports-commission-2015-record-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/comed-reports-commission-2015-record-results#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 01 Jun 2016 16:43:00 +0000 89491 at http://tdworld.com North America Regains Claim as Leading Region for Microgrid Capacity http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/north-america-regains-claim-leading-region-microgrid-capacity <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A new report from Navigant Research measures data on known grid-tied and remote microgrid projects in the proposal, planning, and deployed stages across six geographies, with details on capacity, project numbers, and rankings.</p></div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/north-america-regains-claim-leading-region-microgrid-capacity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/north-america-regains-claim-leading-region-microgrid-capacity#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 01 Jun 2016 16:04:00 +0000 89471 at http://tdworld.com SGIP Announces Ratification of OpenFMB by NAESB http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/sgip-announces-ratification-openfmb-naesb <div class="node-body article-body">The Smart Grid Interoperability Panel has announced that the Open Field Message Bus (OpenFMB) was ratified as a standard.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/sgip-announces-ratification-openfmb-naesb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/sgip-announces-ratification-openfmb-naesb#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 25 May 2016 15:56:00 +0000 89281 at http://tdworld.com Consumer Awareness for Smart Energy Services and Technologies at an All-Time High http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/consumer-awareness-smart-energy-services-and-technologies-all-time-high <div class="node-body article-body">Through a first-of-its-kind analysis, the Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative’s Empowered Consumer Report has found that consumer awareness for next-generation smart energy technologies is at an all-time high</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/consumer-awareness-smart-energy-services-and-technologies-all-time-high" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/consumer-awareness-smart-energy-services-and-technologies-all-time-high#comments Asset Management Service Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 18 May 2016 20:17:00 +0000 88821 at http://tdworld.com Smart Grid Progress Report Demonstrates Benefits to ComEd Customers http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/smart-grid-progress-report-demonstrates-benefits-comed-customers-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Last week, ComEd distributed its 2016 Smart Grid Progress Report Delivering on the Smart Grid Promise: Laying a Foundation for the Future. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/smart-grid-progress-report-demonstrates-benefits-comed-customers-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/smart-grid-progress-report-demonstrates-benefits-comed-customers-0#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Thu, 21 Apr 2016 16:25:00 +0000 86631 at http://tdworld.com FERC to Hear from National Labs on Grid Modernization Efforts http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/ferc-hear-national-labs-grid-modernization-efforts <div class="node-body article-body">Representatives from the U.S. Department of Energy and several of its national laboratories will discuss modernization of the nation’s electric power grid at the April Federal Energy Regulatory Commission meeting.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/ferc-hear-national-labs-grid-modernization-efforts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/ferc-hear-national-labs-grid-modernization-efforts#comments News Grid Opt Smart Grid Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 20 Apr 2016 15:56:00 +0000 86511 at http://tdworld.com <p>Assistant Secretary for the Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability at the Energy Department Patricia Hoffman, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense and Americas&#39; Security Affairs Paul Stockton, and Director of Office of Electric Reliability Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Joseph McClelland testify during a hearing before the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee May 31, 2011 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The hearing was to examine the protection of the nation&#39;s electric grid from physical and cybersecurity threats and vulnerabilities.</p> Copyright Alex Wong/Getty Images