Grid Opt Smart Grid http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7360/more en How Threatening Are Cyber Threats to the Grid? http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/how-threatening-are-cyber-threats-grid <div class="node-body article-body">Is utility cyber security in as dire straits and how should utility cyber security be addressed in this age of increasing digitalization, growing reliance on intelligent energy devices, and the rapid deployment distributed energy resources?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/how-threatening-are-cyber-threats-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/how-threatening-are-cyber-threats-grid#comments Distribution Management Systems Grid Opt Smart Grid Overhead Distribution Mon, 04 May 2015 16:23:00 +0000 67441 at http://tdworld.com Powered by PowerPack: Tesla's Big Battery Announcement http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/powered-powerpack-teslas-big-battery-announcement <div class="node-body gallery-body">Tesla Motors Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk has unveiled a line of home and industrial battery packs.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/powered-powerpack-teslas-big-battery-announcement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/powered-powerpack-teslas-big-battery-announcement#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Energy Times Gallery Grid-Optimization Fri, 01 May 2015 14:17:00 +0000 67401 at http://tdworld.com Is Utility Cyber Security in Dire Straits? http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/utility-cyber-security-dire-straits <div class="node-body article-body">Energy Editor John Baker asks T&D World's panel of experts their thoughts on where utilities stand with cyber security in this age of digitalization. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/utility-cyber-security-dire-straits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/utility-cyber-security-dire-straits#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Substations Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:45:00 +0000 67051 at http://tdworld.com 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