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.
To help enhance the reliability of its electric system, Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company (CEI) crews have replaced or repaired more than 830 wooden utility poles so far this year as part of the company's annual inspection program....More
To help ensure continued reliability enhancements for its two million Pennsylvania customers, FirstEnergy Corp. subsidiaries today filed comprehensive distribution rate plans with the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission....More
ARPA-E Acting Director Dr. Cheryl Martin has announced $33 million in funding for 13 new projects aimed at developing transformational fuel cell technologies for low-cost distributed power generation....More
San Diego Gas & Electric crews worked throughout the past week making repairs to the electrical system and restoring service to customers affected by the recent wildfire devastation in San Diego County....More
Ohio Edison and Pennsylvania Power are conducting a training drill to test and help streamline the companies' service restoration process if severe weather causes wide-spread power outages in the region....More
As of 11 a.m. today, Georgia's electric membership cooperatives (EMCs) are reporting approximately 64,000 customers without power as a result of snow and sleet blanketing much of north and central Georgia....More
Kansas City Power & Light Co. plans to install and operate more than 1,000 electric vehicle charging stations, making it the largest electric vehicle charging station installation by an electric utility in the United States....More