Newsletters http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7366/more en Southern Company Honors First Graduates of Military Training Program http://tdworld.com/etrain/southern-company-honors-first-graduates-military-training-program <div class="node-body article-body">As part of its longstanding commitment to the military, Southern Company last month recognized the first graduates of the transmission line and substation construction apprentice training program the company helped establish at Fort Stewart near Savannah, Georgia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/etrain/southern-company-honors-first-graduates-military-training-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/etrain/southern-company-honors-first-graduates-military-training-program#comments eTrain Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:09:00 +0000 55961 at http://tdworld.com <p><span class="fbPhotosPhotoCaption" data-ft="{&quot;tn&quot;:&quot;K&quot;}" id="fbPhotoSnowliftCaption" tabindex="0"><span class="hasCaption">Vice President of Transmission Danny Lindsey joins leaders at Fort Stewart near Savannah to mark the first class of graduates from the groundbreaking &quot;Troops to Energy Jobs&quot; program.</span></span></p> Susan McGowan: Always a Need for Training http://tdworld.com/people/susan-mcgowan-always-need-training <div class="node-body article-body">Susan McGowan has more than 20 years of business experience in various roles (project management, internal auditing, clinical trial assistant) in multiple industries (telecommunications, hospitality, pharmaceutical, and most recently electric power).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/people/susan-mcgowan-always-need-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/people/susan-mcgowan-always-need-training#comments eTrain People Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:57:00 +0000 55951 at http://tdworld.com ABBPhoto/iStock/Thinkstock Siemens Starts New Energy Transition Research Project in Germany http://tdworld.com/energizing/siemens-starts-new-energy-transition-research-project-germany <div class="node-body article-body">Siemens has started a new project – IREN2 (Future Viable Networks for Integration of Renewable Energy systems) – in Wildpoldsried in the Allgäu region in connection with Germany’s transition to a new energy mix.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/energizing/siemens-starts-new-energy-transition-research-project-germany" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/energizing/siemens-starts-new-energy-transition-research-project-germany#comments Energizing Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:07:00 +0000 55921 at http://tdworld.com Jeff_Hu/iStock/Thinkstock Basin Electric to Begin Transmission Line Construction http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/basin-electric-begin-transmission-line-construction <div class="node-body article-body">A transmission project to help provide electrical reliability and stability in the Williston Basin got the final nod from two federal agencies and is set to begin construction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/basin-electric-begin-transmission-line-construction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-transmission/basin-electric-begin-transmission-line-construction#comments Energizing Overhead Transmission Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:37:00 +0000 55901 at http://tdworld.com FirstEnergy Utilities Receive Safety Awards http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/firstenergy-utilities-receive-safety-awards <div class="node-body article-body">Three FirstEnergy Corp. electric utility operating companies were recently recognized for outstanding safety performance by the Energy Association of Pennsylvania.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/firstenergy-utilities-receive-safety-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/firstenergy-utilities-receive-safety-awards#comments Energizing Electric Utility Operations Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:25:00 +0000 55891 at http://tdworld.com erdinhasdemir/iStock/Thinkstock JCP&L Morris County Customers to Benefit from DOE Grid Enhancement Program http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/jcpl-morris-county-customers-benefit-doe-grid-enhancement-program <div class="node-body article-body">Jersey Central Power & Light is enhancing electrical service reliability for nearly 6,000 Morris County, New Jersey, customers through new technology installed as part of a Department of Energy Smart Grid program. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/jcpl-morris-county-customers-benefit-doe-grid-enhancement-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/jcpl-morris-county-customers-benefit-doe-grid-enhancement-program#comments Energizing Grid Opt Smart Grid Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:21:00 +0000 55881 at http://tdworld.com <p><span class="meta-field photo-desc " id="yui_3_16_0_rc_1_1_1410974605381_1366">JCP&amp;L has installed 15 advanced recloser devices on three circuits in the Morris County communities of Bernards Township, Harding Township, Morristown and Morris Township. Reclosers are a type of circuit breaker that automatically restores power after momentary service interruptions caused by tree branches or other objects contacting overhead lines.</span></p> Duke Energy Commits $500 Million to North Carolina Solar Power Expansion http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-commits-500-million-north-carolina-solar-power-expansion <div class="node-body article-body">Duke Energy has announced a $500 million commitment to a major expansion of solar power in North Carolina.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-commits-500-million-north-carolina-solar-power-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-commits-500-million-north-carolina-solar-power-expansion#comments Energizing Generation Renewables Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:56:00 +0000 55871 at http://tdworld.com <p>Duke Energy&#39;s new solar facilities will look similar to the company&#39;s existing ones. Pictured is the Millfield Solar Power Project in Beaufort County, N.C. (PRNewsFoto/Duke Energy)</p> S&C Announces Strategic Alliance with XetaWave to Expand Grid Connectivity Solutions http://tdworld.com/test-monitor-control/sc-announces-strategic-alliance-xetawave-expand-grid-connectivity-solutions <div class="node-body article-body">S&C Electric Company and XetaWave have announced a strategic alliance to develop next-generation communications technologies that will expand S&C’s capabilities to provide high-throughput, low-latency mesh radio networks for use in smart grid applications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/test-monitor-control/sc-announces-strategic-alliance-xetawave-expand-grid-connectivity-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/test-monitor-control/sc-announces-strategic-alliance-xetawave-expand-grid-connectivity-solutions#comments Test, Monitor & Control Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:11:00 +0000 55851 at http://tdworld.com Clock Delivers Gains in Precision and Security http://tdworld.com/test-monitor-control/clock-delivers-gains-precision-and-security <div class="node-body article-body">Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. has released the SEL-2488 Satellite-Synchronized Network Clock designed for critical infrastructure and harsh environments that require highly reliable, precise time synchronization. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/test-monitor-control/clock-delivers-gains-precision-and-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/test-monitor-control/clock-delivers-gains-precision-and-security#comments Test, Monitor & Control Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:04:00 +0000 55841 at http://tdworld.com Global Substation Automation Market to Reach US$139.34 Billion by 2020 http://tdworld.com/test-monitor-control/global-substation-automation-market-reach-us13934-billion-2020 <div class="node-body article-body">According to a new market research report "Substation Automation Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020," the market was valued at US$96.52 billion in 2013.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/test-monitor-control/global-substation-automation-market-reach-us13934-billion-2020" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/test-monitor-control/global-substation-automation-market-reach-us13934-billion-2020#comments Test, Monitor & Control Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:57:00 +0000 55831 at http://tdworld.com substation