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 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 BGE Pilots Volt/VAR Trial http://tdworld.com/distribution/bge-pilots-voltvar-trial <div class="field-byline"> Jonathan Short and Michael S. Smith, Baltimore Gas and Electric </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Through conservation voltage field deployment, engineers find it’s easy once you do it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/bge-pilots-voltvar-trial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/bge-pilots-voltvar-trial#comments Distribution Management Systems Distribution Grid-Optimization Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:13:00 +0000 50931 at http://tdworld.com <p>Neutral current transformer on a padmounted capacitor bank.</p> Lincoln Electric System to Use Field-Based Asset Inspection and Management http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/lincoln-electric-system-use-field-based-asset-inspection-and-management <div class="node-body article-body">Schneider Electric has been selected by Lincoln Electric System to implement the task-based, map assisted mobile solution, Orbit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/lincoln-electric-system-use-field-based-asset-inspection-and-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/lincoln-electric-system-use-field-based-asset-inspection-and-management#comments The Smarter Grid Smart Grid Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:45:00 +0000 50901 at http://tdworld.com European Utility Expands Smart Grid Project with Asset Health Solution http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/european-utility-expands-smart-grid-project-asset-health-solution <div class="node-body article-body">Ventyx, an ABB company, has signed an agreement with Fortum – a provider of sustainable energy in the Nordics, Baltics, Poland and Russia – to study the benefits of predictive maintenance strategies for its transmission and distribution assets using Ventyx Asset Health software.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/european-utility-expands-smart-grid-project-asset-health-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/smart-grid/european-utility-expands-smart-grid-project-asset-health-solution#comments The Smarter Grid Smart Grid Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:32:00 +0000 50881 at http://tdworld.com <p>Stockholm Royal Seaport</p>