Overhead Distribution http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7374/more en UK Embraces Low Carbon Networks http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/uk-embraces-low-carbon-networks <div class="field-byline"> Roger Hey, Western Power Distribution </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Smart distribution investment includes dynamic rating, automated load transfer and energy storage.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/uk-embraces-low-carbon-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/uk-embraces-low-carbon-networks#comments Overhead Distribution Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:28:00 +0000 59711 at http://tdworld.com <p>The router installation in a WPD primary substation is a critical component of the communications infrastructure for the FALCON project.</p> Old Is New Again in the Utility Industry http://tdworld.com/distribution-automation/old-new-again-utility-industry <div class="node-body article-body">What is old and new again? Well, it certainly isn’t me. However, I could write about distribution automation, building energy management systems and automated meter reading existing long before the smart grid moniker was coined. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution-automation/old-new-again-utility-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution-automation/old-new-again-utility-industry#comments Distribution Automation Overhead Distribution Tue, 28 Oct 2014 22:09:00 +0000 58211 at http://tdworld.com Hawaii Electric Light Enacts Lava Flow Plans http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/hawaii-electric-light-enacts-lava-flow-plans <div class="node-body article-body">Hawaii Electric Light continues to work closely with Hawaii County Civil Defense and other agencies to monitor and evaluate the lava flow and has put into action the plans that are appropriate for this stage.</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/overhead-distribution/hawaii-electric-light-enacts-lava-flow-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/hawaii-electric-light-enacts-lava-flow-plans#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Mon, 27 Oct 2014 21:37:00 +0000 58101 at http://tdworld.com USGS Grid Modernization Event Series: An Even-Handed Discussion http://tdworld.com/sponosr-material/grid-modernization-event-series-even-handed-discussion <div class="node-body article-body">Preparing for the Power Evolution, an online conference on November 6, is devoting an entire track to Grid Modernization issues. The Grid Modernization track puts the emphasis on implementing hardware and software solutions for real results in improved reliability and optimized operations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponosr-material/grid-modernization-event-series-even-handed-discussion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponosr-material/grid-modernization-event-series-even-handed-discussion#comments Sponosr Material Electric Utility Operations Overhead Distribution Overhead Transmission Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:35:00 +0000 57961 at http://tdworld.com Grid Reliability And Resiliency Planning http://tdworld.com/sponosr-material/grid-reliability-and-resiliency-planning-0 <div class="field-deck"> Sign Up for the Free ABB SmartStream Digital Conference Today </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Preparing for the Power Evolution is an all-online event as part of the SmartStream Digital Conference series, sponsored by ABB Automation & Power World. Registration is required and is open to power utility management, engineers, and operations professionals to attend, free of charge. The Grid Reliability track focuses on various aspects of grid reliability and resiliency, both at the distribution and transmission level. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponosr-material/grid-reliability-and-resiliency-planning-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponosr-material/grid-reliability-and-resiliency-planning-0#comments Sponosr Material Briefs Overhead Distribution Overhead Transmission Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:57:00 +0000 57531 at http://tdworld.com PSE&G Monitors Asset Condition http://tdworld.com/distribution/pseg-monitors-asset-condition <div class="field-byline"> David Blew, PSE&amp;G </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Focused technology investment achieves measurable network improvements including system visibility for dispatchers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/pseg-monitors-asset-condition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/pseg-monitors-asset-condition#comments Asset Management Service Distribution Overhead Distribution Grid-Optimization Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:18:00 +0000 56741 at http://tdworld.com <p>Engineers analyze real-time network data in the operations center and will take action as conditions warrant.</p> Optimized Maintenance http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/optimized-maintenance-0 <div class="field-byline"> José Luis Martinez, Edenor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Argentine utility reduces power transformer outages and increases availability with a proactive strategy. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/optimized-maintenance-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/optimized-maintenance-0#comments Overhead Distribution Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:48:00 +0000 56641 at http://tdworld.com <p>Edenor crews perform major on-site repair tasks on a 300-MVA transformer.</p> FERC, NERC Initiate Review of Electric Industry Recovery and Restoration Plans http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/ferc-nerc-initiate-review-electric-industry-recovery-and-restoration-plans <div class="node-body article-body">The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, working with the North American Electric Reliability Corp. and the Regional Entities, has initiated a joint staff review to assess and verify the electric utility industry’s bulk power system recovery and restoration planning.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/ferc-nerc-initiate-review-electric-industry-recovery-and-restoration-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/ferc-nerc-initiate-review-electric-industry-recovery-and-restoration-plans#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:20:00 +0000 56621 at http://tdworld.com PG&E Crews Making Progress with King Fire Restoration http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/pge-crews-making-progress-king-fire-restoration <div class="field-byline"> By Lynsey Paulo </div> <div class="node-body article-body">PG&E crews are making significant progress in restoring power to the White Meadows area off of Highway 50 and Icehouse Road where the King Fire burned last week. </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/overhead-distribution/pge-crews-making-progress-king-fire-restoration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/pge-crews-making-progress-king-fire-restoration#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:54:00 +0000 56231 at http://tdworld.com Are you ready for the changing power landscape? http://tdworld.com/gallery/are-you-ready-changing-power-landscape <div class="node-body gallery-body">ABB Automation & Power World is hosting a free online conference to help utility management, engineers, and operations professionals. Called "Preparing for the power evolution," the one-day program includes 25 live online webinars, plus live interviews and chat sessions among attendees and presenters. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/gallery/are-you-ready-changing-power-landscape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/gallery/are-you-ready-changing-power-landscape#comments Sponosr Material Electric Utility Operations Gallery Grid Optimization Overhead Distribution Overhead Transmission Renewables Smart Grid Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:30:00 +0000 56151 at http://tdworld.com