Smart Grid en Smart Korea Is on the Way <div class="field-byline"> Sung Hwan Bae, Korea Electric Power Corp. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Korea Electric Power Corp. develops a test bed focused on the information technologies and business models in support of the smart grid.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Smart Grid Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:12:00 +0000 54781 at <p>To bring the smart grid closer to the public, KEPCO constructed a smart grid information center in Jeju, which has hosted more than 249,000 visitors. The center allows visitors to experience future changes the smart grid will bring.</p> Save Money, Beat the Heat <div class="field-byline"> Joseph S. Wigington, Morristown Utility Systems </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Morristown Utility Systems’ voltage reduction strategies save hundreds of thousands of dollars with a few mouse clicks. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> AMI Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:45:00 +0000 54761 at <p>Morristown Utility Systems employees receive live and continuous system data over their state-of-the-art fiber-connect smart grid. Alarms and notifications are dynamically pushed to system operators in real time.</p> ComEd Rolls Out Modern Infrastructure <div class="field-byline"> Marina Mondello, Anil Dhawan and Renu Gupta, Commonwealth Edison </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Existing distribution automation system is updated by incorporating a new generation of reclosers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Distribution Automation Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:39:00 +0000 54751 at <p>Workers examine a hands-on trailer, outfitted with a Viper recloser and control, that was transported to the crew for training in the field using training modules created by ComEd.</p> NYISO Opens New Power Control Center <div class="field-byline"> Stephen G. Whitley, New York Independent System Operator </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The latest digital monitoring technologies will enhance grid reliability and security throughout the state and region. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> EMS /SCADA Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:43:00 +0000 54721 at <p>The NYISO has just completed a state-of-the-art control center that advances its commitment to reliability of the state&rsquo;s bulk power grid and the efficiency of wholesale markets.</p> NEMA Lauds House Approval of SMART Study Act <div class="node-body article-body">The National Electrical Manufacturers Association has expressed satisfaction that a provision directing an assessment of the electrical grid was included in HR 3696, the National Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Protection Act of 2014, which passed the House yesterday by voice vote.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Energizing Smart Grid Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0000 52721 at Gulf Power Quantifies Blinks with Smart Data <div class="field-byline"> Grayson Mixon, Gulf Power </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Utility proactively addresses the source of blinks to enhance the customer experience. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> AMI Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:13:00 +0000 52601 at <p>SCADA equipment can be controlled remotely from the control center or directly in the field.</p> Damage Prediction Model Improves Storm Response <div class="field-byline"> Dean C. Desautels, Connecticut Light and Power </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After the storms of 2011, CL&P developed a method of linking pre-storm weather forecasts to operational preparedness. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Distribution Management Systems Substations Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:48:00 +0000 52581 at <p>CL&amp;P developed a method of linking pre-storm weather forecasts to operational preparedness.</p> The Intelligent Grid Enters a New Dimension <div class="field-byline"> Floyd Galvan, Entergy Services Inc., and Philip N. Overholt, U.S. Department of Energy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Entergy and the U.S. Department of Energy jointly fund a project to pursue synchrophasor deployment. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Grid Opt Smart Grid Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:22:00 +0000 52561 at House Passes Payne Smart Grid Study as Part of Larger Appropriations Bill <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. House of Representatives has passed a provision requested by Rep. Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) as part of the Energy and Water Appropriations Act of 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Smarter Grid Smart Grid Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:27:00 +0000 52251 at Utility workers replace a pole that was damaged by Superstorm Sandy on November 25, 2012 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. New Jersey Gov. Christie estimated that Superstorm Sandy cost New Jersey $29.4 billion in damage and economic losses. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images) FERC Proposes to Approve Physical Security Reliability Standard <div class="node-body article-body">The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has taken further steps to enhance the physical security for the most-critical bulk-power system facilities and reduce the overall vulnerability of the grid to attacks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Energizing Smart Grid Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:10:00 +0000 52191 at