Grill the Grid Masters http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7361/more en What is Being Done with the Legacy Grid? http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/what-being-done-legacy-grid <div class="node-body article-body">Isn't there anything being done with legacy system to make it more useful?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/what-being-done-legacy-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/what-being-done-legacy-grid#comments Grill the Grid Masters Grid-Optimization Thu, 20 Aug 2015 16:50:00 +0000 72991 at http://tdworld.com Transmission Line Electric Field - Danger? http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/transmission-line-electric-field-danger <div class="node-body article-body">Transmission voltages and currents are getting higher and therefore the electric and magnetic fields are increasing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/transmission-line-electric-field-danger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/transmission-line-electric-field-danger#comments Grill the Grid Masters Grid-Optimization Thu, 16 Jul 2015 16:08:00 +0000 71231 at http://tdworld.com HyKoe/iStock/Thinkstock Lightning-Proof Grid? http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/lightning-proof-grid <div class="node-body article-body">A recent network news show had several videos of airplanes struck by lightning without any damage. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/lightning-proof-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/lightning-proof-grid#comments Grill the Grid Masters Grid-Optimization Thu, 18 Jun 2015 21:19:00 +0000 69851 at http://tdworld.com gjp311/iStock/Thinkstock Why Not a Generic Transmission Tower Design? http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/why-not-generic-transmission-tower-design <div class="node-body article-body"> I've traveled through a number of utility company service areas in the US. Every utility seems to have it's own transmission tower design</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/why-not-generic-transmission-tower-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/why-not-generic-transmission-tower-design#comments Grill the Grid Masters Grid-Optimization Thu, 21 May 2015 18:18:00 +0000 68381 at http://tdworld.com Why Do Utility Companies Use '3 Phase Power'? http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/why-do-utility-companies-use-3-phase-power <div class="node-body article-body">Why do utility companies use "3 phase power"</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/why-do-utility-companies-use-3-phase-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/why-do-utility-companies-use-3-phase-power#comments Grill the Grid Masters Grid-Optimization Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:39:00 +0000 66631 at http://tdworld.com vesilvio/iStock/Thinkstock What to Do About Insulator Interference with TV? http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/what-do-about-insulator-interference-tv <div class="node-body article-body">We have a 12kV distribution system within about one mile from the coast. The porcelain insulators are quite old but structurally okay.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/what-do-about-insulator-interference-tv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/what-do-about-insulator-interference-tv#comments Grill the Grid Masters Grid-Optimization Thu, 19 Mar 2015 18:19:00 +0000 65161 at http://tdworld.com Victoria1988/iStock/Thinkstock Can Synchrophasors Benefit Short-Distance Distribution Circuits? http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/can-synchrophasors-benefit-short-distance-distribution-circuits <div class="node-body article-body">I understand that synchrophasors are being tried at the distribution level in some areas?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/can-synchrophasors-benefit-short-distance-distribution-circuits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/can-synchrophasors-benefit-short-distance-distribution-circuits#comments Grill the Grid Masters Grid-Optimization Thu, 19 Feb 2015 17:20:00 +0000 63551 at http://tdworld.com ChoochartSansong/iStock/Thinkstock Right of Way Under Transmission Lines http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/right-way-under-transmission-lines <div class="node-body article-body">Why don't utilities make better use of the right of way under transmission lines by installing solar panels?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/right-way-under-transmission-lines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/right-way-under-transmission-lines#comments Grill the Grid Masters Grid-Optimization Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:22:00 +0000 62171 at http://tdworld.com Electric Grid Requirements for the Keystone Pipeline http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/electric-grid-requirements-keystone-pipeline <div class="node-body article-body">How much electric power will be needed to pump the oil through the pipeline? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/electric-grid-requirements-keystone-pipeline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grill-grid-masters/electric-grid-requirements-keystone-pipeline#comments Grill the Grid Masters Transmission Grid-Optimization Mon, 12 Jan 2015 17:20:00 +0000 61621 at http://tdworld.com SSSCCC/iStock/Thinkstock Will the EPA's Clean Power Plan Really Affect Reliability of the Grid? http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/will-epas-clean-power-plan-really-affect-reliability-grid <div class="node-body article-body">Will the EPA's Clean Power Plan really affect reliability of the grid? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/will-epas-clean-power-plan-really-affect-reliability-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/will-epas-clean-power-plan-really-affect-reliability-grid#comments Generation Renewables Grill the Grid Masters Grid-Optimization Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:26:00 +0000 60591 at http://tdworld.com JWallacePhotography/iStock/Thinkstock