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....More
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...More
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....More
In 2009, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) received $4.5 billion from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) to support the demonstration and deployment of smart grid technologies across the nation....More
Surge arresters are a crucial link in your power-protection system. Over time, lightning and switching surges will reduce the performance and reliability of your arresters. Watch this video to learn the most-common methods of testing your surge arresters to verify their health.
To learn more about short-circuit protection, download the white paper Short circuit behavior – Surge arresters and counters.