Grid Operations

Top Headlines

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...

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...

JCP&L plans to enhance electrical system in 13-county New Jersey service area

Feb 25, 2015 -- MarketLine - Jersey Central Power & Light, or JCP&L, has announced plans to invest about $267 million on projects and other work to enhance electrical system in its 13-county New Jersey service area. More...
Customize Your News – Energy Central Professional
Click here to try it now!

CenterPoint unveils new enhancement to current electric outage communications

Feb 24, 2015 -- MarketLine - CenterPoint Energy, an electricity and gas utility, has unveiled a new enhancement to its current electric outage communications. More...

Utility Helicopter Inspecting BGE Electric Transmission Lines in March 2015

(The Associated Press) - Feb 24 - BGE, headquartered in Baltimore, is Maryland’s largest natural gas and electric utility, delivering power to more than 1.25 million electric customers and more than 650,000 natural gas customers in central Maryland. More...

C3 Energy Discusses Smart Grid and Energy Policy at U.S.-Japan Renewable Energy Policy Business Roundtable

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (The Associated Press) - Feb 24 - C3 Energy Executive Vice President Jim Connaughton spoke on advances in smart grid energy analytics technology and the positive contribution such technology brings to the current energy market, policy and regulatory landscape, at yesterday’s Japan-U.S. More...

Articles 

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...
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 power outage correctly is critical to the restoration and recovery more...
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 region's smart city goals. more...
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, power companies managed to cut that number by almost half more...
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 of tracking and maintaining field vehicles and keeping technicians on more...

Receive Energy Central eNews & Updates






 

Leveraging Mesh Connected Grid Routers for Distribution Automation Optimization

Wednesday Mar 4, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

While the use of unlicensed mesh-radio technologies in the ISM band has become an increasingly more common way to establish a communications infrastructure to support Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) there are a number of aspects of these networks that warrant more...

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...

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...

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...

Energy Central's Utility Analytics Summit

Tuesday Mar 3, 2015 - Thursday Mar 5, 2015 - Phoenix, AZ

As analytics progress in the utility industry, so do the needs for greater return on investment while gaining maximum strategic advantage and value. The Utility Analytics Summit will help you ignite your program while helping you solve the most challenging more...

ENERGY BLOGS

Blogger Photo

Europe Renewable Energy Market Size, Share And Growth Analysis Report 2014

By Vasudev Maskare - Summary     "Europe Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2014" is the latest policy report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialists more...
Blogger Photo

Global Renewable Energy Market Current Trends, Size, Share, Industry Analysis To 2020

By Vasudev Maskare - For international and China market analysis, the report analyzes Renewable Energy markets in China and other countries or regions (such more...

Energy + IOT: Why the next 10 years will eclipse the past 100 years?

By Derick Jose - The next 10 years will see a dramatic disruption in the Energy industry which has not been seen in the past 100 years. more...
Blogger Photo

Global and Chinese Energy Storage Station Market Size, Share And Analysis Report to 2019

By Vasudev Maskare - The 'Global and Chinese Energy Storage Station Industry, 2009-2019 Market Research Report' is a professional and in-depth study on the more...
Blogger Photo

American Electric Power Company, Inc. (AEP) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

By Swati Mahajan - American Electric Power Company, Inc. (AEP) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis more...


Sponsored Content