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Xcel Energy to use drones to inspect infrastructure

May 28 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Sarah Matott Carlsbad Current-Argus, N.M. - Drone technology will now make infrastructure inspections cost-effective as Xcel Energy has been given the approval to use the tiny unmanned aircraft by the end of this summer. More...

Lebanon Utilities prepares for new power line options

May 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - The Lebanon Reporter, Ind. - A new 69,000 kilovolt electrical line will be built by Lebanon Utilities to eliminate the risk that a single event could leave all of Lebanon without power. More...

APS Completes One of the Largest Transmission Construction Projects in the West

PHOENIX (The Associated Press) - May 28 - Arizona Public Service recently completed work on one of the largest transmission construction projects in the west – a 500-kilovolt (kV) power line that connects Phoenix to Yuma. More...
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JCP&L Completes Inspections and Projects Prior to Summer Season to Help Enhance Customer Service Reliability

May 27 - PR Newswire - With the upcoming hot summer months expected to produce higher electric usage, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has completed numerous projects and inspections across its 13-county service area to enhance service reliability. More...

Application To Export Electric Energy; Centre Lane Trading Limited

May 27 - Energy Department Documents & Publications - SUMMARY: Centre Lane Trading Limited (Applicant or CLT) has applied to renew its authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act. More...

Company applies to Canadian board for Lake Erie transmission line

May 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Erie Times-News, Pa. - A large U.S. transmission company that plans to develop a high-voltage, direct-current transmission line on the floor of Lake Erie from Ontario to western Erie County on Tuesday filed a major permit application. More...

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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 to corporate enterprises. In fact, a Microsoft study in 2011 more...
By Tim Taylor
On: May 14, 2015
We all know how much connectivity and mobility have changed life as we know it --- in fact, it's no stretch to say society will never be the same. more...
By Seyi Fabode
On: May 13, 2015
Why can't I make split utility bill payments with my roommate? asked a friend who runs a consumer web business. more...
By Kimberly Klemm
On: May 8, 2015
Smart Energy is an industry byword these days. Electricity consumers and producers alike talk about ideas and implementations that Smart Energy has developed as the best ways forward for both energy conservation and energy cost more...
Utility poles and their multiple cross arms were laced with masses of power and communications lines along the nation’s highways and byways in the early years of infrastructure rollout in the United States. more...

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Using Criticality and Value to Reach Optimal Decisions in a Constrained World

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