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Test and Measurement
Tracking Decades-Old Power Poles with Machine Learning
Nov. 1, 2023
Utilities must organize and make sense of a tremendous tranche of legacy power grid data, but AI may offer answers.
Electric Utility Operations
Spotlight on the Line Trade: Paul Congleton
Oct. 31, 2023
Paul Congleton says he enjoys working on larger reconductoring projects.
Example of tracking on unbonded cross arm. Photo by Eskom.
Alternative Design Measures Limit Pole-Top Fires
Oct. 30, 2023
Eskom’s engineering approach reduces the risk of pole-top fires on its medium-voltage overhead line network.
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The Age of Grid Resilience Design Begins Now
Oct. 27, 2023
The power grid must be designed to withstand and recover from a wide range of extreme weather events — at an affordable cost.
Interconnector Brings Flexibility To European Market
Oct. 26, 2023
New evolved flow-based approach used for first interconnector between Belgium and Germany.
More content from October 2023
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T&D Trilogy: Climate Change, Carbon Goals and Common Sense
Oct. 17, 2023
A balance that keeps electricity affordable and reliable while reducing emissions is a must.
The Latest on Battery Technologies for Energy Storage
Oct. 9, 2023
We have to keep up with the developments in technologies if we are going to have any chance combating climate change, but what a rewarding challenge.
We Need a Wartime Effort for Transmission
Sept. 28, 2023
FERC has the tools today in its regulatory toolchest to incentivize the large-scale investment in transmission that is critically necessary in the decades ahead.
T&D World Live: Raising Questions
Sept. 25, 2023
As one presenter put it, the utility industry is now most preoccupied with the three Ds: digitization, decentralization and decarbonization.