Grid Opt Smart Grid http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7360/more en NREL Supercomputer Tackles Grid Challenges http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/nrel-supercomputer-tackles-grid-challenges <div class="node-body article-body">Big data" is playing an increasingly big role in the renewable energy industry and the transformation of the nation's electrical grid, and no single entity provides a better tool for such data than the Energy Department's Energy Systems Integration Facility (ESIF) located on the campus of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).</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/nrel-supercomputer-tackles-grid-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/nrel-supercomputer-tackles-grid-challenges#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid The Smarter Grid Grid-Optimization Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:48:00 +0000 52331 at http://tdworld.com <p>&quot;Big data&quot; is playing an increasing role in the renewable energy industry and the transformation of the nation&#39;s electrical grid. NREL&#39;s Peregrine supercomputer is already fulfilling the goal of handling large and complex datasets that exceed traditional database processes.<br /> <em>Photo by Dennis Schroeder, NREL</em></p> Initiative Launched to Strengthen U.S. Cybersecurity Capabilities http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/initiative-launched-strengthen-us-cybersecurity-capabilities <div class="node-body article-body">Bechtel has announced a program with two U.S. national security laboratories to fund multiyear positions for early-career professionals in critical cybersecurity fields. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/initiative-launched-strengthen-us-cybersecurity-capabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/initiative-launched-strengthen-us-cybersecurity-capabilities#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:07:00 +0000 52041 at http://tdworld.com Cybersecurity Procurement Language for Energy Delivery Systems http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/cybersecurity-procurement-language-energy-delivery-systems <div class="field-byline"> Energy Sector Control Systems Working Group, April 2014 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Energy delivery systems are critical to the effective and reliable operation of North America’s energy infrastructure.</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/cybersecurity-procurement-language-energy-delivery-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/cybersecurity-procurement-language-energy-delivery-systems#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 16 Jul 2014 22:57:00 +0000 52031 at http://tdworld.com Getty Images Massachusetts Becomes First State in the Nation to Require Utilities to Modernize the Electric Grid http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/massachusetts-becomes-first-state-nation-require-utilities-modernize-electric-gr <div class="node-body article-body">The Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities (DPU) has issued two groundbreaking orders requiring Massachusetts electric distribution companies to modernize the electric grid, building on the Commonwealth’s national leadership on energy efficiency and renewable energy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/massachusetts-becomes-first-state-nation-require-utilities-modernize-electric-gr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/massachusetts-becomes-first-state-nation-require-utilities-modernize-electric-gr#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Tue, 24 Jun 2014 02:32:00 +0000 50781 at http://tdworld.com Dynamic Line Rating Systems for Transmission Lines http://tdworld.com/transmission/dynamic-line-rating-systems-transmission-lines <div class="field-byline"> U.S. Department of Energy, April 2014 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Through the U.S. Department of Energy’s Smart Grid Demonstration Program (SGDP), the New York Power Authority (NYPA) and Oncor Electric Delivery Company (Oncor) demonstrated dynamic line rating (DLR) technologies to increase the efficient use of the existing transmission network, mitigate transmission congestion, and develop best practices for applying DLR systems. </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/transmission/dynamic-line-rating-systems-transmission-lines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/transmission/dynamic-line-rating-systems-transmission-lines#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Transmission Grid-Optimization Mon, 23 Jun 2014 00:29:00 +0000 50661 at http://tdworld.com Research Shows Lack of Awareness, Low Participation for Demand Response http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/research-shows-lack-awareness-low-participation-demand-response <div class="node-body article-body">Electric energy providers are working hard to encourage participation in demand response programs designed to boost bottom lines and ease the burden on the nation’s electric grid.</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/research-shows-lack-awareness-low-participation-demand-response" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/research-shows-lack-awareness-low-participation-demand-response#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Lies and Stats Grid-Optimization Sun, 22 Jun 2014 23:54:00 +0000 50651 at http://tdworld.com AMI Project Advances to Full Implementation http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/ami-project-advances-full-implementation <div class="field-byline"> John Bagwell, Orangeburg Department of Public Utilities, and Carter Boling and Nicole Pennington, UtiliWorks Consulting, LLC </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Orangeburg Department of Public Utilities completes multiphase AMI/MDM pilot project. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/ami-project-advances-full-implementation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/ami-project-advances-full-implementation#comments AMI Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Fri, 23 May 2014 19:15:00 +0000 49321 at http://tdworld.com <p>A DPU employee installs an AMI electric meter at a multi-resident building.</p> Utility Spending on Smart Grid as a Service Will Total $57.6 Billion from 2014 through 2023 http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/utility-spending-smart-grid-service-will-total-576-billion-2014-through-2023 <div class="node-body article-body">For the power sector to realize the full benefits of the smart grid revolution, advanced networking and communications technology must span the entire power grid.</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/utility-spending-smart-grid-service-will-total-576-billion-2014-through-2023" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/utility-spending-smart-grid-service-will-total-576-billion-2014-through-2023#comments Energizing Grid Opt Smart Grid Lies and Stats Smart Grid Gold Grid-Optimization Wed, 21 May 2014 19:20:00 +0000 48931 at http://tdworld.com Copyright Spencer Platt / Getty Images Smart Grid and Outdoor Products Work Together at ABB http://tdworld.com/ieee-pes/smart-grid-and-outdoor-products-work-together-abb <div class="node-body video-body">Paul Mauldin talks with ABB's Leonardo Romano and Howard Self about how smart grid and outdoor products work with one another. </div> <div 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href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/monetizing-geospatial-information-system-value-gis-data-quality-electric-utiliti" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/monetizing-geospatial-information-system-value-gis-data-quality-electric-utiliti#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:46:00 +0000 47111 at http://tdworld.com