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Some West Side residents facing daytime power outage Thursday

Jul 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Gene Warner The Buffalo News, N.Y. - Hundreds of Allentown and other West Side residents are expected to be without power during the daytime Thursday, thanks to some planned reconstruction work by National Grid crews, the utility confirmed Monday afternoon. More...

Wind energy company to give counties, landowners milllions over time

Jul 22 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Stan Polanski Effingham Daily News Valorie Eversole Shelbyville Shelbyville Daily Union, Ill. - 'The company that wants to build a power line for wind-generated energy through several states, including central Illinois, said Monday that host counties and affected landowners would get millions of dollars over 20 years for the project. More...

Geological surveys at Scarborough beach and Block Island to start in August, in preparation for installation of cable to wind farm

Jul 24 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Alex Kuffner The Providence Journal, R.I. - In early August, National Grid will start conducting geological surveys in Narragansett and on Block Island in preparation for the installation of an electric cable that will connect the Block Island Wind Farm to the mainland power grid. More...
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EPC process helps with time, cost on line builds

July 24, 2015 Mark Donahue - While there are many delivery models used by the construction industry, achieving cost and scheduling goals is completely within reach for the industry through the Engineering-Procure-Construction (EPC) approach to new developments. More...

Ameren focusing on electric-grid improvements

Jul 23 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Nick Draper Jacksonville Journal-Courier, Ill. - Driving on East College Avenue, it's hard to not notice the string of peculiar power poles with long red attachments, ropes dangling and tied off to the bottom of the pole. More...

Dominion to fly drones over transmission lines in test project

Jul 22 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Tara Bozick Daily Press (Newport News, Va.) - Dominion Virginia Power plans to start flying drones over high-voltage transmission lines next month. More...

Articles 

By Charles Y. Chen, PhD
On: July 24, 2015
I am addicted to C-SPAN. Especially now, when the 2016 presidential election season is well underway. more...
By Anthony F. (Tony) Sleva, PE
On: July 10, 2015
In the continental United States, major, statewide, blackouts occur every 5 years or so. Most recently, Southwest in September 2011, Florida in February 2008, and Northeast in August 2003. more...
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 other distributed energy resources (DER) technologies, especially automated, aggregated load more...
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 need to mobilize the field workforce, orchestrate volumes data, utilize more...
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...

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