Overhead Distribution http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7374/more en Duke Energy Mobilizes Additional Personnel to Join Power Restoration Effort in N.C. http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-mobilizes-additional-personnel-join-power-restoration-effort-nc <div class="node-body article-body">More than 1000 additional personnel responded to Duke Energy's hardest-hit areas last week – restoring power to thousands in North Carolina affected by an overnight snowstorm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-mobilizes-additional-personnel-join-power-restoration-effort-nc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-mobilizes-additional-personnel-join-power-restoration-effort-nc#comments Overhead Distribution Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:31:00 +0000 64411 at http://tdworld.com <p>Help was on the way</p> Facebook: Duke Energy Europe’s Electricity System Faces Unprecedented Test from Solar Eclipse http://tdworld.com/renewables/europe-s-electricity-system-faces-unprecedented-test-solar-eclipse <div class="node-body article-body">European transmission system operators have been preparing for the March 20 solar eclipse for several months. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/renewables/europe-s-electricity-system-faces-unprecedented-test-solar-eclipse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/renewables/europe-s-electricity-system-faces-unprecedented-test-solar-eclipse#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Renewables Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:45:00 +0000 63721 at http://tdworld.com alexaldo/iStock/Thinkstock Duke Energy Continues to Make Progress Restoring Power http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-continues-make-progress-restoring-power-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Damage assessment efforts have gone well and crews continue to restore power to Duke Energy customers affected by this week's winter storm. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-continues-make-progress-restoring-power-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/duke-energy-continues-make-progress-restoring-power-0#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:58:00 +0000 63421 at http://tdworld.com Duke Energy Eaton Providing Distribution Equipment for U.S. Army Testing Facility http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/eaton-providing-distribution-equipment-us-army-testing-facility <div class="node-body article-body">Eaton will help the U.S. Army modernize the electrical infrastructure of the Temperature Test Facility at the White Sands Missile Range (WSMR).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/eaton-providing-distribution-equipment-us-army-testing-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/eaton-providing-distribution-equipment-us-army-testing-facility#comments Test, Monitor & Control Overhead Distribution Tue, 17 Feb 2015 17:30:00 +0000 63291 at http://tdworld.com <p>White Sands Missile Range</p> FirstEnergy Invests $263 Million in 2014 in The Illuminating Co. Area http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/firstenergy-invests-263-million-2014-illuminating-co-area <div class="node-body article-body">FirstEnergy Corp. invested approximately $263 million in 2014 in The Illuminating Company service area on reliability infrastructure projects and other work.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/firstenergy-invests-263-million-2014-illuminating-co-area" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/firstenergy-invests-263-million-2014-illuminating-co-area#comments Projects in Progress Overhead Distribution Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17:07:00 +0000 63091 at http://tdworld.com Bruce Mansfield-Glenwillow Commission Approves Con Edison Storm Hardening Plans for 2015 http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/commission-approves-con-edison-storm-hardening-plans-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">The New York State Public Service Commission has approved a storm-hardening and resiliency plan for Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. for 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/commission-approves-con-edison-storm-hardening-plans-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/commission-approves-con-edison-storm-hardening-plans-2015#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:49:00 +0000 62911 at http://tdworld.com FirstEnergy Invested $198 Million in 2014 in the Mon Power Service Area http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/firstenergy-invested-198-million-2014-mon-power-service-area <div class="node-body article-body">FirstEnergy Corp. invested approximately $198 million in 2014 in the Mon Power service area on transmission- and distribution-related reliability infrastructure projects.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/firstenergy-invested-198-million-2014-mon-power-service-area" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/firstenergy-invested-198-million-2014-mon-power-service-area#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:53:00 +0000 62341 at http://tdworld.com <p><span class="meta-field photo-desc " id="yui_3_16_0_1_1422471433437_8818">This new substation and line will reinforce the regional transmission system and is also expected to benefit more than 6,000 Mon Power customers along the U.S. Route 50 corridor in Doddridge, Harrison and Ritchie counties. </span></p> Power Industry Made Record Levels of Investment in Transmission and Distribution http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/power-industry-made-record-levels-investment-transmission-and-distribution <div class="node-body article-body">Investor-owned electric utilities and stand-alone transmission companies invested a record $37.7 billion in transmission and distribution infrastructure 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/overhead-distribution/power-industry-made-record-levels-investment-transmission-and-distribution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/power-industry-made-record-levels-investment-transmission-and-distribution#comments Energy Business Overhead Distribution Overhead Transmission Wed, 21 Jan 2015 18:31:00 +0000 61931 at http://tdworld.com 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