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National Grid wants to launch smart grid test in Clifton Park

Jul 3 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Larry Rulison Times Union, Albany, N.Y. - National Grid believes buying gas and electricity from a utility might one day be a lot more like buying a cell phone plan. more...
Filed under: Metering

Dominion warns blackouts possible even in mild weather

Jul 1 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Dave Ress Daily Press (Newport News, Va.) - The Peninsula could see rolling blackouts even in mild weather if a controversial high voltage transmission line across the James River isn't in place by 2017 more...
Filed under: Grid Operations

ABB wins $85m order to boost Qatar utility supplies

Jul 01 - Peninsula, The (Qatar) - ABB has won an order worth around $85m to provide turnkey substations to help integrate electricity from a new independent water and power plant (IWPP) into Qatar's grid. more...
Filed under: Grid Operations

Outage Management Systems: Integration with Smart Grid IT Systems, IT/OT Convergence, and Global Market Analysis and Forecasts

NEW YORK, June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire - Utility IT infrastructures across the world are undergoing significant changes due to the introduction of smart grid technologies. more...
Filed under: Grid Operations

40,000 in SE Mich. still without power after rain, wind

Jun 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Katrease Stafford Detroit Free Press - About 40,000 DTE Energy customers remain without power Sunday evening across southeast Michigan more...
Filed under: Grid Operations

Nearly 7,000 Fort Wayne-area residents still without power after storm

Jun 29 - News-Sentinel (Fort Wayne, IN) - As of late morning Monday, I&M had restored power to nearly 80 percent of its customers, with 7,000 remaining without electricity from the original 32,000 who lost service after Saturday morning's wind storm. more...
Filed under: Grid Operations

Articles 

By Alana Lemarchand
On: June 15, 2015
Rapid change is occurring in the electricity industry, due in part to robustly expanding distributed PV (DPV), emerging grid parity, and surging maturation of many more...
Filed under: Grid Operations
By Suzanne Jones
On: June 10, 2015
National Grid formally launched its Smart Energy Solutions program in January 2015 in compliance with the Massachusetts Green Communities Act of 2008, which required utilities more...
Filed under: Metering
By Glenn Booth
On: June 5, 2015
As utilities engage in substation inspections, asset management, meter replacements, regulatory requirements, increases in sensor data, and normal day-to-day field operations, there becomes a driving more...
Filed under: Grid Operations
By Stuart McCafferty, PMP
On: May 28, 2015
Every IT professional knows that USB storage devices such as flash drives are notorious for carrying malware and exploiting USB autorun features to expose viruses more...
Filed under: Grid Operations
By Eileen Unger
On: May 20, 2015
When disasters strike, utilities depend on communications networks built to meet Critical Infrastructure (CI) reliability and capability requirements. However, in extreme cases communications infrastructure can more...
Filed under: Communications & Security
 

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Goin' underground - Delhi Metro to go solar?

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UK: solar could provide record 15% of power during heatwave

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Connected Street Lights: How smart is your city?

Wednesday Jul 8, 2015 - 11:00 AM Eastern - Your city

Connected Street Lights: Making cities smarter, safer and more efficient more...

Filed under: Grid Operations

Aligning Strategy with Customer Wants: Planning for New Electricity Products and Services

Tuesday Jul 21, 2015 - 1:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The electricity sector today is characterized by significant potential for disruption and growth. Customer and industry perspectives on the role of future electricity products and services are rapidly evolving. This webinar will reveal findings from DNV GL surveys that gauge more...

Filed under: Grid Operations

14th Annual Outage Management for Power Plants

Wednesday Aug 5, 2015 - Friday Aug 7, 2015 - San Antonio, TX - United States

Forecasting Future Capital Requirements to Meet Plant Expectations and Grasp Short and Long Term Outage Objectives more...

Filed under: Grid Operations
 


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