Smart Grid http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7384/more en Snohomish PUD & Washington Governor Announce New Energy Storage Enterprise http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/snohomish-pud-washington-governor-announce-new-energy-storage-enterprise <div class="node-body article-body">Snohomish County Public Utility District (PUD) and 1Energy Systems welcomed Washington State Governor Jay Inslee Ja. 15, 2015, to dedicate the first battery storage system.. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/snohomish-pud-washington-governor-announce-new-energy-storage-enterprise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/snohomish-pud-washington-governor-announce-new-energy-storage-enterprise#comments Projects in Progress Smart Grid Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:51:00 +0000 62131 at http://tdworld.com The first energy storage system being lifted into place at a Snohomish PUD substation in South Everett, Wash. Industry Tests Confirm Sensus Gen 3 Electric Meters Comply with Safety Standards http://tdworld.com/ami/industry-tests-confirm-sensus-gen-3-electric-meters-comply-safety-standards <div class="node-body article-body">Independent tests performed by Underwriters Laboratories (UL) at the request of two Sensus customers have confirmed that the Sensus Generation 3 iCon A 2S remote disconnect electric meter is in compliance</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/ami/industry-tests-confirm-sensus-gen-3-electric-meters-comply-safety-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/ami/industry-tests-confirm-sensus-gen-3-electric-meters-comply-safety-standards#comments AMI The Smarter Grid Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:41:00 +0000 62051 at http://tdworld.com California Roadmap Paves Way for Energy Storage Technology http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/california-roadmap-paves-way-energy-storage-technology <div class="node-body article-body">The California Independent System Operator, the California Public Utilities Commission and the California Energy Commission have unveiled a comprehensive roadmap</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/california-roadmap-paves-way-energy-storage-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/california-roadmap-paves-way-energy-storage-technology#comments Grid Opt Smart Grid Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:07:00 +0000 62011 at http://tdworld.com Silver Spring Networks Applauds Hawaiian Electric on Speed, Breadth of Smart Grid Deployment http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/silver-spring-networks-applauds-hawaiian-electric-speed-breadth-smart-grid-deployment <div class="node-body article-body">Silver Spring Networks has congratulated customer Hawaiian Electric Company on the speed and breadth of its deployment for the initial phase of its smart grid program, which is now complete.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/silver-spring-networks-applauds-hawaiian-electric-speed-breadth-smart-grid-deployment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/silver-spring-networks-applauds-hawaiian-electric-speed-breadth-smart-grid-deployment#comments The Smarter Grid Smart Grid Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:21:00 +0000 61981 at http://tdworld.com leekris/iStock/Thinkstock AEP Ohio to Install Automated Meter Reading Equipment Throughout Territory http://tdworld.com/ami/aep-ohio-install-automated-meter-reading-equipment-throughout-territory <div class="node-body article-body">About 105,000 AEP Ohio customers throughout the company’s service territory will receive updated electric meters over the next five months.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/ami/aep-ohio-install-automated-meter-reading-equipment-throughout-territory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/ami/aep-ohio-install-automated-meter-reading-equipment-throughout-territory#comments AMI The Smarter Grid Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:16:00 +0000 61971 at http://tdworld.com Smart Grid: What’s the Hot Topic for 2015? http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/smart-grid-what-s-hot-topic-2015 <div class="field-byline"> By Matt Tani, Smart Grid Editor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Last January I listed the five areas that I thought would bear watching in 2014, and I reported to you on them in July and December. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/smart-grid-what-s-hot-topic-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/smart-grid-what-s-hot-topic-2015#comments The Smarter Grid Smart Grid Thu, 08 Jan 2015 00:27:00 +0000 61391 at http://tdworld.com Storage: The Solution to What Problem? http://tdworld.com/renewables/storage-solution-what-problem <div class="node-body article-body">To make meaningful progress on integrating storage into the grid, we need know what problems we are trying to solve and what regulatory barriers are in the way of the solutions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/renewables/storage-solution-what-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/renewables/storage-solution-what-problem#comments Distribution Management Systems Renewables Mon, 05 Jan 2015 17:18:00 +0000 61201 at http://tdworld.com Investment in Microgrid Enabling Technologies is Expected to Exceed $155 Billion Through 2023 http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/investment-microgrid-enabling-technologies-expected-exceed-155-billion-through-2023 <div class="node-body article-body">A recent report from Navigant Research analyzes the global market for significant microgrid-enabling technologies.</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/investment-microgrid-enabling-technologies-expected-exceed-155-billion-through-2023" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/investment-microgrid-enabling-technologies-expected-exceed-155-billion-through-2023#comments Energizing Smart Grid Tue, 30 Dec 2014 20:03:00 +0000 61121 at http://tdworld.com Georgia Power Implements Centralized Restoration Gateway http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/georgia-power-implements-centralized-restoration-gateway <div class="field-byline"> Craig Walker, Georgia Power Co. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Georgia Power implements a scaled approach using centralized restoration gateways to combine the benefits of model-based and decentralized systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/georgia-power-implements-centralized-restoration-gateway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/georgia-power-implements-centralized-restoration-gateway#comments Distribution Management Systems EMS /SCADA Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 24 Dec 2014 18:54:00 +0000 61001 at http://tdworld.com <p>Winter Storm Pax brought more than an inch of ice to Georgia in February 2014, causing extensive system damage and outages. Augusta, Georgia, was especially hit hard with 255 broken poles, 1,745 spans of downed wire, and thousands of limbs and trees on lines. However, even with extensive damage, the Centralized Restoration Gateway system was able to automatically restore enough customers to save more than 5 million customer-minutes of interruption.</p> NYPA Pilots Advanced Power System Protection http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/nypa-pilots-advanced-power-system-protection <div class="field-byline"> Bruce Fardanesh, New York Power Authority; Paul Myrda, EPRI; and A.P. Sakis Meliopoulos, Georgia Institute of Technology </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Setting-less protection moves away from prior pattern-recognition to a dynamic representation of the protection zone.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/nypa-pilots-advanced-power-system-protection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/nypa-pilots-advanced-power-system-protection#comments EMS /SCADA Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 24 Dec 2014 18:11:00 +0000 60971 at http://tdworld.com