Overhead Distribution http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7374/more en Eevie Power http://tdworld.com/distribution/eevie-power <div class="node-body article-body">When you open the webpage, you are greeted by a video featuring a talking cartoon electric vehicle (EV) that is, of course, named &ldquo;Eevie.&rdquo; </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/eevie-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/eevie-power#comments Distribution Overhead Distribution Grid-Optimization Mon, 20 Jul 2015 19:47:00 +0000 71371 at http://tdworld.com NRECA International Prepares Plan to Provide Reliable Electricity in Sierra Leone http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/nreca-international-prepares-plan-provide-reliable-electricity-sierra-leone <div class="node-body article-body">NRECA International has contracted with Sierra Leone’s Ministry of Energy to prepare a transmission and distribution investment plan that will be used by the government of Sierra Leone.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/nreca-international-prepares-plan-provide-reliable-electricity-sierra-leone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/nreca-international-prepares-plan-provide-reliable-electricity-sierra-leone#comments Overhead Distribution Wed, 15 Jul 2015 18:38:00 +0000 71171 at http://tdworld.com viti/iStock/Thinkstock ComEd Responds to Storm-Related Outages http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/comed-responds-storm-related-outages <div class="node-body article-body">In preparation for additional severe weather that was expected to move through its territory Monday, ComEd increased staffing and launched Emergency Center Operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/comed-responds-storm-related-outages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/comed-responds-storm-related-outages#comments Overhead Distribution Wed, 15 Jul 2015 17:49:00 +0000 71161 at http://tdworld.com <p>ComEd increased its staffing and opened its Emergency Operations Center due to severe weather this week.</p> Iran Uses Spacer Cable http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/iran-uses-spacer-cable <div class="field-byline"> Karim Roshan Milani, East Azerbaijan Electricity Distribution Co., and Mehrdad Tarafdar Hagh, University of Tabriz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A successful installation follows a research project that developed the design and specifications of medium-voltage spacer cable.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/iran-uses-spacer-cable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/iran-uses-spacer-cable#comments Overhead Distribution Wed, 08 Jul 2015 18:20:00 +0000 70681 at http://tdworld.com <p>An extension of the pole&rsquo;s height was required to overcome a vertical clearance problem.</p> Electric Vehicle Tariffs From Utilities Gaining Traction In U.S. http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/electric-vehicle-tariffs-utilities-gaining-traction-us <div class="node-body article-body">The electric vehicle market in the United States is growing rapidly. The market is now approaching a tipping point where EVs are becoming mainstream.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/electric-vehicle-tariffs-utilities-gaining-traction-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/electric-vehicle-tariffs-utilities-gaining-traction-us#comments Energizing Lies and Stats Overhead Distribution Wed, 01 Jul 2015 01:52:00 +0000 70371 at http://tdworld.com The Hybrid Microgrid http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/hybrid-microgrid <div class="node-body gallery-body">Oncor's hybrid microgrid project provides flexibility while maintaining the ability to operate independently of the grid.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/hybrid-microgrid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/hybrid-microgrid#comments Gallery Overhead Distribution Tue, 23 Jun 2015 15:56:00 +0000 70001 at http://tdworld.com FERC Approves Final Settlement in 2011 Southwest Blackout Case http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/ferc-approves-final-settlement-2011-southwest-blackout-case <div class="node-body article-body">The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission yesterday approved the sixth and final settlement related to the 2011 outage </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/ferc-approves-final-settlement-2011-southwest-blackout-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/ferc-approves-final-settlement-2011-southwest-blackout-case#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Wed, 27 May 2015 18:38:00 +0000 68611 at http://tdworld.com Electricity Distribution and Power Challenges Create Investment Opportunities for Africa http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/electricity-distribution-and-power-challenges-create-investment-opportunities- <div class="node-body article-body">With power interruptions resulting in huge economic losses globally of up to $150 billion annually, and South Africa currently in the midst of loadshedding due to power shortages..</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/electricity-distribution-and-power-challenges-create-investment-opportunities-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/electricity-distribution-and-power-challenges-create-investment-opportunities-#comments Energizing Overhead Distribution Wed, 27 May 2015 18:33:00 +0000 68601 at http://tdworld.com Permanent Fault Indicator for Mounting on Distribution Poles http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/permanent-fault-indicator-mounting-distribution-poles <div class="node-body article-body">The STREAMER PATHFINDER 360 ALPHA are permanent fault indicators.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/permanent-fault-indicator-mounting-distribution-poles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/overhead-distribution/permanent-fault-indicator-mounting-distribution-poles#comments Test, Monitor & Control Overhead Distribution Tue, 05 May 2015 16:46:00 +0000 67551 at http://tdworld.com How Threatening Are Cyber Threats to the Grid? http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/how-threatening-are-cyber-threats-grid <div class="node-body article-body">Is utility cyber security in as dire straits and how should utility cyber security be addressed in this age of increasing digitalization, growing reliance on intelligent energy devices, and the rapid deployment distributed energy resources?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/how-threatening-are-cyber-threats-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/how-threatening-are-cyber-threats-grid#comments Distribution Management Systems Grid Opt Smart Grid Overhead Distribution Mon, 04 May 2015 16:23:00 +0000 67441 at http://tdworld.com