Smart Grid http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7384/more en NEMA Lauds House Approval of SMART Study Act http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/nema-lauds-house-approval-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="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/nema-lauds-house-approval-smart-study-act" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/nema-lauds-house-approval-smart-study-act#comments Energizing Smart Grid Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0000 52721 at http://tdworld.com Gulf Power Quantifies Blinks with Smart Data http://tdworld.com/ami/gulf-power-quantifies-blinks-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="http://tdworld.com/ami/gulf-power-quantifies-blinks-smart-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/ami/gulf-power-quantifies-blinks-smart-data#comments AMI Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:13:00 +0000 52601 at http://tdworld.com <p>SCADA equipment can be controlled remotely from the control center or directly in the field.</p> Damage Prediction Model Improves Storm Response http://tdworld.com/substations/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="http://tdworld.com/substations/damage-prediction-model-improves-storm-response" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/substations/damage-prediction-model-improves-storm-response#comments Distribution Management Systems Substations Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:48:00 +0000 52581 at http://tdworld.com <p>CL&amp;P developed a method of linking pre-storm weather forecasts to operational preparedness.</p> The Intelligent Grid Enters a New Dimension http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/intelligent-grid-enters-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="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/intelligent-grid-enters-new-dimension" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/intelligent-grid-enters-new-dimension#comments Smart Grid Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:22:00 +0000 52561 at http://tdworld.com House Passes Payne Smart Grid Study as Part of Larger Appropriations Bill http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/house-passes-payne-smart-grid-study-part-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="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/house-passes-payne-smart-grid-study-part-larger-appropriations-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/house-passes-payne-smart-grid-study-part-larger-appropriations-bill#comments The Smarter Grid Smart Grid Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:27:00 +0000 52251 at http://tdworld.com 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 http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/ferc-proposes-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="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/ferc-proposes-approve-physical-security-reliability-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/ferc-proposes-approve-physical-security-reliability-standard#comments Energizing Smart Grid Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:10:00 +0000 52191 at http://tdworld.com Report Presents Case Studies on Big Data Analytics Use in the Utility Industry http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/report-presents-case-studies-big-data-analytics-use-utility-industry <div class="node-body article-body">IDC Energy Insights has announced the availability of a new report, The Maturity of Analytics Strategies in the Utility Industry (Doc #EI249372), that presents short case studies highlighting how different utilities are approaching their big data analytics initiatives</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/smart-grid/report-presents-case-studies-big-data-analytics-use-utility-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/report-presents-case-studies-big-data-analytics-use-utility-industry#comments The Smarter Grid Smart Grid Thu, 10 Jul 2014 17:55:00 +0000 51631 at http://tdworld.com Silver Spring Networks and GridSense Partner on Transformer Monitoring http://tdworld.com/smarter-grid/silver-spring-networks-and-gridsense-partner-transformer-monitoring <div class="node-body article-body">GridSense, Inc. will integrate the GridSense transformer monitoring solution with Silver Spring’s multi-application networking platform to enable more cost-effective, secure and intelligent transformer monitoring for utilities. </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/smarter-grid/silver-spring-networks-and-gridsense-partner-transformer-monitoring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smarter-grid/silver-spring-networks-and-gridsense-partner-transformer-monitoring#comments The Smarter Grid Smart Grid Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:27:00 +0000 51591 at http://tdworld.com Grid FACTS http://tdworld.com/grid-optimization/grid-facts <div class="node-body article-body">Power electronics are poised to refine the grid as they redefine themselves. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-optimization/grid-facts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-optimization/grid-facts#comments Grid Optimization Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Silver Fri, 27 Jun 2014 20:51:00 +0000 51261 at http://tdworld.com 45th CIGRÉ Technical Program and Exhibition http://tdworld.com/events/45th-cigr-technical-program-and-exhibition <div class="node-body article-body">Delegates from around the world will attend the 45th CIGRÉ Session in Paris. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/events/45th-cigr-technical-program-and-exhibition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/events/45th-cigr-technical-program-and-exhibition#comments Distribution Automation Events Overhead Distribution Wed, 25 Jun 2014 22:34:00 +0000 51011 at http://tdworld.com