White Papers http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7365/more en Minding P's and Q's http://tdworld.com/white-papers/minding-ps-and-qs <div class="field-deck"> Addressing power quality issues in solar PV installations </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It's show time for solar. Panel technology is now both reliable and affordable.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/minding-ps-and-qs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/minding-ps-and-qs#comments White Papers Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:22:00 +0000 70451 at http://tdworld.com Opening move http://tdworld.com/white-papers/opening-move <div class="field-deck"> 30 times faster than a blink of an eye, simulating the extreme in HVDC switchgear </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Developing new technology like the hybrid HVDC breaker requires advanced tools.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/opening-move" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/opening-move#comments White Papers Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:18:00 +0000 70441 at http://tdworld.com Volt/VAr optimization: A case study http://tdworld.com/white-papers/voltvar-optimization-case-study <div class="node-body article-body">Volt/VAr optimization is a key smart grid application for electric </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/voltvar-optimization-case-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/voltvar-optimization-case-study#comments White Papers Mon, 01 Jun 2015 14:16:00 +0000 68901 at http://tdworld.com Comparison of licensed and unlicensed spectrum for utility-owned distribution area communication networks http://tdworld.com/white-papers/comparison-licensed-and-unlicensed-spectrum-utility-owned-distribution-area-communicati <div class="node-body article-body">Which spectrum makes sense for your system? Read this short white paper to understand why the right choice is both.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/white-papers/comparison-licensed-and-unlicensed-spectrum-utility-owned-distribution-area-communicati" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/white-papers/comparison-licensed-and-unlicensed-spectrum-utility-owned-distribution-area-communicati#comments White Papers Mon, 01 Jun 2015 14:10:00 +0000 68891 at http://tdworld.com 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