EMS /SCADA http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7388/more en 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 Vattenfall Goes Real Time http://tdworld.com/substations/vattenfall-goes-real-time-0 <div class="field-byline"> Arne Bergstrőm, Urban Axelsson and Viktoria Neimane, Vattenfall Distribution Nordic </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dynamic line ratings in combination with wind power control offers the Swedish DSO more efficient use of its network capacity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/substations/vattenfall-goes-real-time-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/substations/vattenfall-goes-real-time-0#comments EMS /SCADA Substations Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:21:00 +0000 59731 at http://tdworld.com <p>A P&ouml;yry Swedpower/Vattenfall/USi team performs on-site assembly of the weather station.</p> South Carolina Welcomes Enhanced Reliability http://tdworld.com/distribution/south-carolina-welcomes-enhanced-reliability <div class="field-byline"> John Bagwell, Orangeburg DPU </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Orangeburg DPU finds pole-top high-speed source transfer a better option than building a substation close to a large customer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/south-carolina-welcomes-enhanced-reliability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/south-carolina-welcomes-enhanced-reliability#comments EMS /SCADA Distribution Substations Grid-Optimization Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:38:00 +0000 56681 at http://tdworld.com <p>Crews install feeder automation technology on an Orangeburg DPU power line.</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> Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority of UAE Selects Comprehensive Energy Management System http://tdworld.com/ems-scada/sharjah-electricity-water-authority-uae-selects-comprehensive-energy-management-system <div class="node-body article-body">Open Systems International, Inc. and partner Global Technologies Ltd. have been awarded a new contract by Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority of the United Arab Emirates to replace its existing SCADA/EMS system with a state-of-the-art new SCADA/EMS system based on OSI’s monarch™ platform.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/ems-scada/sharjah-electricity-water-authority-uae-selects-comprehensive-energy-management-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/ems-scada/sharjah-electricity-water-authority-uae-selects-comprehensive-energy-management-system#comments EMS /SCADA The Smarter Grid Thu, 12 Jun 2014 16:07:00 +0000 50151 at http://tdworld.com Hoosier Energy Selects New Generation and Energy Management System http://tdworld.com/ems-scada/hoosier-energy-selects-new-generation-and-energy-management-system <div class="node-body article-body">Open Systems International, Inc. has been selected by Hoosier Energy Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc. to implement a Generation and Energy Management System (GMS/EMS) based on OSI’s monarch platform.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/ems-scada/hoosier-energy-selects-new-generation-and-energy-management-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/ems-scada/hoosier-energy-selects-new-generation-and-energy-management-system#comments EMS /SCADA The Smarter Grid Thu, 12 Jun 2014 15:43:00 +0000 50111 at http://tdworld.com Dominican Republic Agency Orders SCADA/EMS System http://tdworld.com/ems-scada/dominican-republic-agency-orders-scadaems-system <div class="node-body article-body">Open Systems International, Inc. has been awarded a contract by the Organismo Coordinador del Sistema Eléctrico Nacional Interconectado (OC-SENI) of the Dominican Republic to provide a new SCADA/EMS.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/ems-scada/dominican-republic-agency-orders-scadaems-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/ems-scada/dominican-republic-agency-orders-scadaems-system#comments EMS /SCADA The Smarter Grid Smart Grid Thu, 22 May 2014 17:01:00 +0000 49011 at http://tdworld.com Georgia Utility Completes SCADA Fiber Optic Network Project http://tdworld.com/ems-scada/georgia-utility-completes-scada-fiber-optic-network-project <div class="node-body article-body">Advanced Control Systems, along with fiber optic partner PCS, Inc., has completed a three-year network installation project with the Marietta Board of Lights and Water to provide a turnkey system with innovative technical design and value added options.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/ems-scada/georgia-utility-completes-scada-fiber-optic-network-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/ems-scada/georgia-utility-completes-scada-fiber-optic-network-project#comments EMS /SCADA The Smarter Grid Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:07:00 +0000 47531 at http://tdworld.com Connecting the Dots for Integrated Delivery http://tdworld.com/distribution/connecting-dots-integrated-delivery <div class="field-byline"> George Larry Clark, Alabama Power Co. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Alabama Power meets the smart distribution grid with a sophisticated distribution operations center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/distribution/connecting-dots-integrated-delivery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/distribution/connecting-dots-integrated-delivery#comments Distribution Management Systems EMS /SCADA Distribution Grid-Optimization Tue, 01 Apr 2014 22:34:00 +0000 45811 at http://tdworld.com <p>The operator&rsquo;s console in the distribution control center features a multiplemonitor configuration.</p>