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Here’s Looking at You, Grid: Bi-Weekly Digest of the Top Content Submitted to the Grid Professionals Group in Energy Central- January 17, 2020

Now that it’s mid-January, it’s time for everyone to be settled back into the workflow after what was hopefully a great holiday and new...

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Here’s Looking at You, Grid: Bi-Weekly Digest of the Top Content Submitted to the Grid Professionals Group in Energy Central- January 17, 2020

Now that it’s mid-January, it’s time for everyone to be settled back into the workflow after what was hopefully a great holiday and new year season! I know I sometimes  have trouble getting back into work after the time off, and with that it’s..
Matt Chester's picture
Energy Analyst
Chester Energy and Policy

Member since 2018

Energy Analyst, Chester Energy and Policy

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How do we keep the bucket full (but not overflowing)

ACE and Frequency Bias, a non-technical look at how we regulate the grid and how these methods will become increasingly important in an age of renewables.
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Retired CEO
Tucson Electric Power

Member since 2001

Retired CEO, Tucson Electric Power

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VARS 101

VARS could be spelled "misunderstood". Here is an article explaining VARS and how they are important for system operation.
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Retired CEO
Tucson Electric Power

Member since 2001

Retired CEO, Tucson Electric Power

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Electricity Distribution Utility preparedness for electric vehicles

The simplest way to look at electrification of transportation is that it eventually leads to an increase in electricity demand. Every electric vehicle (EV) is effectively a new consumer for the electricity distribution company (DISCOM).
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Alliance for an energy efficient economy

Member since 2019

Senior Research Associate, Alliance for an energy efficient economy

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Ellison Aims to Take Over Lanai Grid

Just 140.5 square miles and boasting a population of 3,102, Lanai is Hawaii’s smallest publicly accessible inhabited island. About 98 percent of the island is owned by Larry Ellison, the billionaire founder and chairman or Oracle, while the rest..
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Self-employed

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Small Business Owner, Self-employed

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Researchers from Louisiana State University Provide Details of New Studies and Findings in the Area of Blockchain Technology (Cybersecurity Enhancement of Power Trading Within the Networked Microgrids Based on Blockchain and Directed Acyclic ...)

2020 JAN 16 (NewsRx) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at NewsRx Policy and Law Daily -- Researchers detail new data in Technology - Blockchain Technology. According to news reporting originating in Baton Rouge...