Transmission & Distribution

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APS completes Yuma-Phoenix transmission line

05/27/2015

The transmission project will bolster the reliability for Yuma area customers and the entire desert southwest

JCP&L completes transmission and distribution projects prior to summer season

05/27/2015 With the upcoming hot summer months expected to produce higher electric usage, JCP&L has completed numerous projects and inspections across its...

ABB initiative to support power grid restoration after power outages

05/27/2015 ABB developed a new transformer and grid resiliency and recovery initiative to support utilities in the restoration of the bulk power system in the...

Bill could boost transmission capacity within Michigan

05/27/2015 Two bills recently introduced in Michigan seek to authorize the construction of infrastructure that would increase the transmission capacity betwee...

Duke Energy, LG Chem, Greensmith to build energy storage system in Ohio

05/27/2015 The new 2 MW storage project will assist in regulating electric grid frequency for PJM, the transmission organization that powers much of the easte...

Honeywell, Tata Power deploy smart grid project to improve energy reliability

05/27/2015 Honeywell and Tata Power Delhi Distribution implemented an automated demand response project for commercial and industrial facilities in India 

Tucson Electric Power transmission line to strengthen electric service

05/22/2015

More than half of the line’s about 180 steel poles — each 150 to 190 feet tall — have been installed 

VIDEO: ISO New England capacity market grows in participation

05/21/2015

The average real-time price of wholesale electric power in 2014 rose about 13 percent, to $63.32 per MWh    

FERC letter suggests safety valve, easing goals in EPA CO2 plan

05/20/2015 These are two proposed changes that have surfaced repeatedly at meetings held by FERC to discuss the EPA CO2 proposal’s impact on grid reliability&...

VIDEO: Duke Energy to retire coal plant, invest in natural gas, solar power

05/20/2015 The plan's major components include retiring the 376-MW Asheville coal power plant, investing about $750 million to build a 650-MW natural gas-fire...

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Read this Q&A to learn about changes to federal regulations and how to select FR garments for employees working in the generation, transmission...

Is Direct View LED Ready?

If you’ve ever been to the Auto Show or taken in a game at a stadium with a video scoreboard, chances are you’ve noticed the brightness and color d...

Cooling System Technology for Cube-Based Display Walls

The cooling system in a cube-based display wall is a critical factor to consider when you're planning which technology would be best for your contr...

Envisioning the Smart Grid of the Future

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