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?...More
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....More
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....More
In a recent Breaking Energy commentary, Bill Radvak, CEO of America Vanadium, stated “The electricity grid is set for a major transformation … and energy storage is going to play a center stage role.”...More
Every substation requires two sources of control power. In many applications, the station service voltage transformer (SSVT) is an affordable and effective technology for one of those sources. Watch this video to discover the benefits of SSVTs, particularly in remote locations.
To learn more about the high voltage aspects of both substations and the entire grid, download the ABB Review Special Report: High-voltage products.