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Distribution management systems used in utility automation projects, as part of the development of smart grid.


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Transmission Reliability

Texas’ Long Road to Reliability

April 1, 2024
Texas has emerged from two winter storms in the three years since Uri with no major issues, but recommended reliability plans are still not fully implemented.
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Eversource Completes $190 Million Eastern Connecticut Reliability Program

March 18, 2024
The upgrades included installation of a clean air circuit-breaker at Eversource’s substation in Preston and a synchronous condenser at a North Stonington substation
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Transmission Reliability

DOE Office to Look into AI Grid Security, Clean Energy Use Cases

March 13, 2024
The DOE’s Office of Critical and Emerging Technologies wants to collect comments and write a public report on how artificial intelligence might help deliver cleaner, more secure...
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Floating Bayou Power Station Planned to Support Gulf Coast Industries

March 11, 2024
Entergy Louisiana is pitching a barge-floated 112 MW natural gas facility to regulators as a way to power Port Fourchon and other areas.
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Itron Launches Cloud Computing Platform, Boosting Utility Meter Data Management

Feb. 20, 2024
The cloud computing solution is part of Itron’s Grid Edge Intelligence portfolio.


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Wildfire Risk Mitigation

Feb. 16, 2022
Learn about the tools and practices that minimize power equipment caused fires.
Smart Utility

Perspectives from Our Advisory Board: David Treichler

March 19, 2024
One of our members shares his varied experiences, concerns for the utility industry and thoughts about T&D World Live.
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Grid Security

Adopting AI Is Just The Beginning For Utility Companies

March 15, 2024
As utility leaders begin to execute their 2024 digital strategies, now is the time to be crystal clear about the roles, responsibilities, and risks associated with digitizing ...
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Grid Security

DOE Announces $45M To Protect Americans From Cyber Threats

Feb. 27, 2024
Sixteen projects across six states selected to develop cutting-edge new tools and technologies to prevent cyber attacks and reduce energy disruptions from cyber incidents.
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Apps & Calculators

Utility Digital Strategies Not Keeping Pace with Customer Expectations and Behaviors

Feb. 26, 2024
Customer satisfaction with utility websites and mobile apps significantly lags that of other industries.