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Co-ops Raise Reliability Concerns at FERC Conference

Mar 04 - Transmission & Distribution World - Speaking to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on behalf of America’s more than 900 not-for-profit electric cooperatives, Jay Morrison, Vice President of Regulatory Affairs at the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA), outlined concerns that the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed Clean Power Plan (CPP) could affect the cost of and reliability of of electricity. more...
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ComEd Is the First Utility to Receive FAA Approval for Operational Use of UASs

CHICAGO (The Associated Press) - Mar 3 - ComEd announced that it has received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to use innovative, unmanned aircraft systems (UASs), or aerial robotics, to inspect its lines. more...
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$128 Million Will Be Spent in 2015 in the Potomac Edison Service Area to Strengthen Electric System

Mar 02 - PR Newswire - FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) expects to invest about $128 million in 2015 on distribution and transmission infrastructure projects to enhance service reliability in Potomac Edison's service area in western Maryland and the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia. more...
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$225 Million Will Be Spent in 2015 in the Mon Power Service Area to Strengthen Electric System

FAIRMONT, W.Va., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire - FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) expects to invest about $225 million in 2015 on distribution and transmission infrastructure projects in Mon Power's 34-county service area, primarily in north-central West Virginia. more...
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Sandy victims must pay for taller utility poles

Feb 28 - Asbury Park Press (NJ) - It just doesn't seem fair. Bridgewater resident Kathy Gerndt elevated her small one-story summer cottage on Moonrise Lane in Toms River, which was wrecked by superstorm Sandy, eight feet to bring it into accordance with Federal Emergency Management Agency rules. more...
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BGE, CPower, Tetra Tech, General Microgrids, Innovari, OhmConnect, and DVI join the Association for DR & Smart Grid

(The Associated Press) - Feb 24 - Seven more

leaders in demand response and smart grid have joined the Association

for Demand Response & Smart Grid (ADS), the national DR and smart grid

organization. more...
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Articles 

By Anuja Nakkana
On: March 2, 2015
The core service of a utility focuses primarily on delivering reliable and cost effective power, exceeding the expectations of customers, and external and internal stakeholders. more...
Filed under: Grid Operations
By Ron Exler , John J. Simmins, Ph.D.
On: January 30, 2015
White House announces fast-track industry-led effort to improve information sharing with consumers and first responders. more...
Filed under: Grid Operations
By Kimberly Klemm
On: January 23, 2015
Electricity power outages result from weather conditions, intentional or accidental damage to distribution lines and poles, and transmission line and generator impairments. Managing an electrical more...
Filed under: Grid Operations
By Shannon Casey
On: January 14, 2015
In December 2014, the Port of San Diego became the first demonstration site in a series of regional public-private smart building initiatives to advance the more...
Filed under: Grid Operations
By Eran Eshed
On: January 8, 2015
Smart meters are coming. However, the question remains, how will utility companies ensure that their investment dollars make sense? more...
Filed under: Metering
 

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Uncovering Transmission Opportunities Created by the Clean Power Plan

Tuesday Mar 17, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

How can utilities, merchant transmission companies, and investors position themselves for substantial opportunities in the transmission area? In this webinar, ICF International experts leverage their unique insights into the Clean Power Plan to help utilities, merchants, and investors prepare and more...

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Moving Ahead of Siloes: Integrated Solution for Governance, Risk and Compliance Functions

Wednesday Mar 18, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The Electric Utility sector is seeing an influx of challenges due to increased risks, growing regulatory obligations, compliance mandates, cyber security threats etc. As these challenges are predicted to only rise in the coming years, companies have to prepare themselves more...

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Best Practices for Demand Management Program Design

Thursday Mar 26, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Executing a successful demand response, energy efficiency, or customer engagement program can be a complex endeavor. You need to make sure your program includes the right incentives to get the right number of participants and the right amount of load. more...

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