Smart Grid http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7384/more en Are you ready for the changing power landscape? http://tdworld.com/gallery/are-you-ready-changing-power-landscape <div class="node-body gallery-body">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. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/gallery/are-you-ready-changing-power-landscape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/gallery/are-you-ready-changing-power-landscape#comments Sponosr Material Electric Utility Operations Gallery Grid Optimization Overhead Distribution Overhead Transmission Renewables Smart Grid Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:30:00 +0000 56151 at http://tdworld.com JCP&L Morris County Customers to Benefit from DOE Grid Enhancement Program http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/jcpl-morris-county-customers-benefit-doe-grid-enhancement-program <div class="node-body article-body">Jersey Central Power & Light is enhancing electrical service reliability for nearly 6,000 Morris County, New Jersey, customers through new technology installed as part of a Department of Energy Smart Grid program. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/jcpl-morris-county-customers-benefit-doe-grid-enhancement-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/jcpl-morris-county-customers-benefit-doe-grid-enhancement-program#comments Energizing Grid Opt Smart Grid Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:21:00 +0000 55881 at http://tdworld.com <p><span class="meta-field photo-desc " id="yui_3_16_0_rc_1_1_1410974605381_1366">JCP&amp;L has installed 15 advanced recloser devices on three circuits in the Morris County communities of Bernards Township, Harding Township, Morristown and Morris Township. Reclosers are a type of circuit breaker that automatically restores power after momentary service interruptions caused by tree branches or other objects contacting overhead lines.</span></p> Eurasian Countries Will Invest $18.3bn Over Next Decade to Modernize Electric Grids http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/eurasian-countries-will-invest-183bn-over-next-decade-modernize-electric-grids <div class="node-body article-body">Eurasian countries will invest $18.3 billion in electric grid modernization – or 'smart grid' - over the next decade. </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/eurasian-countries-will-invest-183bn-over-next-decade-modernize-electric-grids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/eurasian-countries-will-invest-183bn-over-next-decade-modernize-electric-grids#comments Energizing Lies and Stats Smart Grid Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:44:00 +0000 55481 at http://tdworld.com Smart Korea Is on the Way http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/smart-korea-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="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/smart-korea-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/smart-korea-way#comments Smart Grid Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:12:00 +0000 54781 at http://tdworld.com <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 http://tdworld.com/ami/save-money-beat-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="http://tdworld.com/ami/save-money-beat-heat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/ami/save-money-beat-heat#comments AMI Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:45:00 +0000 54761 at http://tdworld.com <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 http://tdworld.com/distribution-automation/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="http://tdworld.com/distribution-automation/comed-rolls-out-modern-infrastructure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution-automation/comed-rolls-out-modern-infrastructure#comments Distribution Automation Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:39:00 +0000 54751 at http://tdworld.com <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 http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/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="http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/nyiso-opens-new-power-control-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/asset-management-service/nyiso-opens-new-power-control-center#comments Asset Management Service EMS /SCADA Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:43:00 +0000 54721 at http://tdworld.com <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 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/grid-opt-smart-grid/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/grid-opt-smart-grid/gulf-power-quantifies-blinks-smart-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/grid-opt-smart-grid/gulf-power-quantifies-blinks-smart-data#comments AMI Grid Opt Smart Grid Grid-Optimization 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/distribution/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/distribution/damage-prediction-model-improves-storm-response" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/damage-prediction-model-improves-storm-response#comments Distribution Management Systems Distribution Substations Grid-Optimization 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>