White Papers http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7365/more en Ensuring success in global utility solar PV projects http://tdworld.com/white-papers/ensuring-success-global-utility-solar-pv-projects <div class="field-deck"> What must utilities do to profitably add new solar power? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There's money to be made in solar power, but there are many pitfalls on the </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/ensuring-success-global-utility-solar-pv-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/ensuring-success-global-utility-solar-pv-projects#comments White Papers Fri, 01 May 2015 15:29:00 +0000 67421 at http://tdworld.com Smart grid deployment http://tdworld.com/white-papers/smart-grid-deployment <div class="field-deck"> Town of Wellesley, Massachusetts </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A town in New England took a "Network, heal thyself" approach, creating a self-healing distribution network </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/smart-grid-deployment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/smart-grid-deployment#comments White Papers Fri, 01 May 2015 15:22:00 +0000 67411 at http://tdworld.com AEP launches Asset Health Center http://tdworld.com/white-papers/aep-launches-asset-health-center <div class="node-body article-body">Faced with a fleet that included many transformers installed pre-1965, AEP developed its "asset health center"</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/aep-launches-asset-health-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/aep-launches-asset-health-center#comments White Papers Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:57:00 +0000 65761 at http://tdworld.com Forward-looking information http://tdworld.com/white-papers/forward-looking-information <div class="field-deck"> Operating the grid closer to its limits by preempting problems </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New systems enable operators to stop reacting to issues and instead proactively manage and optimize their grid. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/forward-looking-information" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/forward-looking-information#comments White Papers Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:12:00 +0000 65741 at http://tdworld.com How two rural utilities are creating a foundation for an intelligent and practical distribution network http://tdworld.com/white-papers/how-two-rural-utilities-are-creating-foundation-intelligent-and-practical-distribution- <div class="node-body article-body">This white paper lays out the step-by-step process used to build a communications network and SCADA system to support substation and downline automation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/how-two-rural-utilities-are-creating-foundation-intelligent-and-practical-distribution-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/how-two-rural-utilities-are-creating-foundation-intelligent-and-practical-distribution-#comments White Papers Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:25:00 +0000 64131 at http://tdworld.com ABB Review: Energizing the digital grid http://tdworld.com/white-papers/abb-review-energizing-digital-grid <div class="node-body article-body">New power sources, enhanced communications, smarter assets, and other advancements combine to enable promising new approaches to power.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/abb-review-energizing-digital-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/abb-review-energizing-digital-grid#comments White Papers Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:18:00 +0000 64121 at http://tdworld.com Evolving the EPC model http://tdworld.com/white-papers/evolving-epc-model <div class="field-deck"> The case for expanding OEM participation in power plan design and construction </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The traditional engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) model provides a proven framework for power plant design and construction. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/evolving-epc-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/evolving-epc-model#comments White Papers Sun, 01 Feb 2015 10:16:00 +0000 62401 at http://tdworld.com Avista: At the forefront of Smart Grid 2.0 http://tdworld.com/white-papers/avista-forefront-smart-grid-20 <div class="node-body article-body">Avista, an investor-owned utility in Spokane WA, is leading the way in smart grid deployment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/avista-forefront-smart-grid-20" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/avista-forefront-smart-grid-20#comments White Papers Sun, 01 Feb 2015 10:12:00 +0000 62381 at http://tdworld.com See when high voltage switchgear maintenance is needed http://tdworld.com/white-papers/see-when-high-voltage-switchgear-maintenance-needed <div class="field-deck"> Extend maintenance cycles with safer, faster and lower cost diagnostic option </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Just as X-rays help doctors diagnose injuries, radiography allows maintenance teams to diagnose high voltage switchgear issues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/see-when-high-voltage-switchgear-maintenance-needed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/see-when-high-voltage-switchgear-maintenance-needed#comments White Papers Wed, 31 Dec 2014 17:58:00 +0000 61151 at http://tdworld.com Smart outage management http://tdworld.com/white-papers/smart-outage-management <div class="field-deck"> Benefits of a fully integrated solution </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The next generation of smart grid control centers must handle new challenges and operate in new ways.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/smart-outage-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/smart-outage-management#comments White Papers Wed, 31 Dec 2014 17:50:00 +0000 61141 at http://tdworld.com