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FirstEnergy's Power Plants Prepared to Operate Reliably through Winter Weather

Nov 20 - PR Newswire - Twelve coal and nuclear-powered generating stations owned by FirstEnergy Corp. more...
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500-Mile Transmission Line Proposed for Iowa

Nov 19 - Transmission & Distribution World - The Rock Island Clean Line LLC filed petitions with the Iowa Utilities Board on Nov. more...
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IBM, Cisco Score Highest in Navigant Research Assessment of Smart City Technology Providers

BOULDER, Colo. (Business Wire) - Nov 20 - A new Leaderboard Report from Navigant Research examines the strategy and execution of 16 leading smart city suppliers, including vendor profiles, ratings, and rankings, with the goal of providing industry participants with an objective assessment of these companies’ relative strengths and weaknesses in the growing global smart city market. more...
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Metropolitan Edison and Reading Area Community College to Offer Training Program for Future Utility Workers

Nov 19 - PR Newswire - Metropolitan Edison (Met-Ed), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. more...
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GridWise Alliance and Smart Grid Policy Center Release 2014 Grid Modernization Index

November 19, 2014 - - The GridWise Alliance and the Smart Grid Policy Center, today announced the release of the 2014 Grid Modernization Index (GMI). more...
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GE Opens New Advanced Manufacturing Lab in Connecticut

PLAINVILLE, Conn. - Nov 19 - GE’s Industrial Solutions business (NYSE: GE) celebrated today the grand opening of its new Advanced Manufacturing Lab (AML) in Plainville, Connecticut. more...
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By PJ Davis
On: November 18, 2014
On October 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy moved in on the Jersey shore. Local and national crews rallied to restore power to over 2 million. Impressively, more...
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By Malcolm Loro
On: October 16, 2014
The primary goals of any national electrical Smart Grid program are to add monitoring, analysis, control and communication capabilities to a nation's power delivery system more...
Filed under: Communications & Security
By Joel Gordes
On: October 13, 2014
Actions are taking place in several states to repeal or significantly alter what are called the Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) and/or net metering. The former more...
Filed under: Metering
By Rudi Carolsfeld
On: October 6, 2014
Utilities face unique security challenges in that they cannot possibly track every possible “leak” in their distribution grids using smart meters alone. With yearly losses more...
Filed under: Metering
By Joyce Tam
On: September 24, 2014
The pressures of running a fleet leave managers little time for strategic changes because they spend most of their workday reacting to the constant demands more...
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Global Grid-Scale Energy Storage System Market - Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Research and Report,

By Porter Stein - About Grid-scale Energy Storage System Grid-scale energy storage system generally refers to the technologies that are being used for the more...

Solar PV Power in United States, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2014 – Capacity, Generation

By Courney Parker - Summary “Solar PV Power in United States, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2014 – Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy, more...
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U.S. installs only 31 MW of utility-scale solar in October

By John Ryan - U.S. installs only 31 MW of utility-scale solar in October The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has released dataspan style="white-space: more...

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Five Year Outlook: Asset Management Practices and Challenges

Wednesday Dec 3, 2014 - 1:00 PM Eastern - Your City

Recently, and IBM conducted the largest and most inclusive asset management study ever, having surveyed 1,000 asset managers from around the world and cross-industries. In this video webcast, hear and watch our featured panel of EAM industry experts provide more...

Filed under: Grid Operations

W2W4: What to Watch for in 2015 & Beyond

Thursday Dec 4, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics market has developed at a dizzying rate over the last few years. Now, as utilities become more adept at leveraging data for business improvement and predictive operations, new challenges are on the horizon. How will utilities be more...

Filed under: Metering

Training for Disruption - The PG&E and Con Edison Stories

Wednesday Dec 10, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Utilities are focused like never before on training to deal with disruptions - from increasingly violent weather events to threats of physical and cyber-terrorists and criminals. Two utilities have dealt with these issues in depth. more...

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