At Middle Tennessee EMC, grid modernization involves solar integration, an EV charging program, and a connectivity platform that provides information and control across their distribution system.
Utilizing its multi-purpose network, Baldwin EMC is able to manage voltage, respond to outages and improve power quality on the grid edge.
Smart grid technology is capturing critical data to operate the growing complexity of the electric grid. Landis+Gyr’s Advanced Grid Analytics solutions allow utilities to proactively operate the grid of the future. Today.
Burbank Water and Power eliminated unplanned outages with help from advanced analytics.
Burbank Water and Power sees unlimited potential in grid analytics to improve distribution system monitoring and turn meter data in a valuable planning tool.
At CSU, the objective was to lower peak consumption on specific circuits to delay infrastructure investments. Using smart thermostats, the utility met its peak reduction goal.
CSU describes the value an advanced metering network provides and the planning process necessary to realize that value across the utility organization.
Practical applications for distributed resource integration, load balancing and more.
Showcasing smart house new energy management technologies at Los Alamos County.
Los Alamos County describes consumer reaction to demand response initiatives.
Distributed energy integration at Los Alamos County.
Nashville Electric Service deploys dynamic voltage management program to reduce peak demand and improve efficiency.
Why a flexible smart grid platform is critical in preparing for advanced smart grid applications.
Central Lincoln People’s Utility District tells how their search for AMI systems led them to the Landis+Gyr Gridstream RF smart grid solution.
It’s time to manage the demand side, as every problem has been met with a supply-based solution, that means add more capacity.
Learn what utilities need to keep the smart grid safe from evolving cyber threats.
Successfully leverage this versatile asset by applying a framework that evaluates potential applications.
Unlock your data with five transformational asset management strategies.
Planning and management for the acceleration of Distributed Energy Resource integration.
What new capabilities mean for distribution grid management.
Why Utility-Directed Load Management Programs Make More Sense Than Ever Before.
What utilities should look for in their solution.
Preparing for the standards-based future (without neglecting the needs of today).
How advanced metering is helping Black River Electric Cooperative fine tune voltage and control load
Thanks to easy AMI integration, utilities are seeing big benefits from prepayment programs.
How United Cooperative Services, a Texas electric cooperative, is making it happen.
How AMI data is helping Western Indiana Energy REMC optimize distribution.
How Western Indiana Energy REMC is using its AMI system to improve detection.
There’s an inherent conflict of interest between regulatory pushes for more distributed energy resources (DERs) and a utility’s ability to make money with traditional rate-making approaches. That’s because traditional incentives…
This past election season, 82 percent of voters in Golden, Colorado said “yes” to a ballot initiative that authorized the town’s city council to make way for a new community…
The U.S. government may be taking a few steps back on policy related to climate change, but the nation’s corporate base is still diversifying its energy mix. While only 5…
This past July, Coley Girouard, an associate at the power-sector trade group Advanced Energy Economy (AEE), produced a Greentech Media piece on the most important regulatory trends for 2017. Each…
Alex McEachern, founder of Power Standards Lab (PSL) and holder of some 30 patents, knows the exact instant a large bird dragged a dead rat across a distribution line insulator…
Easier, cleaner commutes ahead
ROI goes beyond efficiency
Cities around the US are teaming with utilities to benefit communities by leveraging smart technologies.
Refocusing Cybersecurity at Utilities
Across the nation, utilities, energy markets, states and regional energy providers are moving beyond their historic territories and borders to meet new supply and demand challenges—challenges that include managing…
Transmission grids handle two-way power flows, and so can distribution systems.
As utility workers continue to find new ways to share relevant, real-time data from the smart grid in the field, early adopters of field mobility solutions are already seeing significant…
Where does the smart grid end and the smart city begin? There is no boundary. Smart grids empower smart cities.
Infrastructure sits atop the to-do list of most utilities. Frequent system failures have highlighted the limitations of — and the need to replace — aging assets. The increased penetration of…
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics promise to be the most futuristic Olympic games in history, with the city spending billions on preparations. One current initiative that will be critical to the…
Dense urban populations. Increasing resource demands. Energy capacity constraints. Many cities in the Asia Pacific region are long familiar with these challenges. The solutions now being explored, however, are relatively…
Utilities around the world lose billions of dollars from technical and non-technical losses. Whether it is electricity theft, such as illegal hookups and altered meters, or technical losses, such as…
Cities across the globe are focusing on smart grid investments to provide a platform for new benefits, services and energy efficiencies and, ultimately, improve the lives of citizens.
Utilities are seeing dual-purpose benefits as they use advanced meters, equipped with communication technology, as distribution sensors.
Falling costs for rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, tax incentives and other factors are speeding up the growth of PV
installations in many parts of the country.
Improved reliability with distribution transformer monitoring
Can utilities hack potential vulnerabilities?
Getting closer to customers and meaning different things to different stakeholders.
Getting ready for renewables.
Distribution data helps utilities mitigate line losses.
Many forces drive change in the energy industry, promising to impact security, power reliability, sustainability and economic growth.
Load shedding with voltage management.
Transforming data into valuable business intelligence.
The traditional business model at a crossroads, beset by more new challenges than ever.
The structural changes needed to enable a two-way distribution grid.
How smart grid technology can help.
What’s the future of utility rate structures?
The impact of the grants, five years later.
The shifting view of generation: how utilities are finding new opportunities, taking on new roles and addressing new threats.
Advances in metrology: modern meters bring sophisticated measurement to more applications in order to prevent system loss, improve profits and drive efficiency.
Roadside sensors, smart water meters, plug-in charging stations, LEED-certified building, drone technology…energy-efficient tactics are on the rise, creating the new smart city.
Managing tomorrow’s grid: new realities of cybersecurity, power flow, grid reliability and restructuring shape the landscape for the modern utility.
Connectivity’s impact on the grid: network technologies are changing how utilities look at infrastructure, emerging smart city applications, the potential for energy storage and more.
Global energy in focus: explore how utilities around the world are driving change, from new energy policies and pricing models to bold smart city initiatives.
The new utility economy: Managing challenges and maximizing opportunities, from grid modernization and revenue protection to new players in solar.
Impact of Innovation: Utilities benefit from energy storage to line sensors, and trends like smart cities and the “Internet of Things.”
The new customer relationship: benefits and challenges of solar adoption, prepaid utility service and marketing emerging programs.
From leveraging AMI to tapping into the power of predictive analytics, benefits and value-add solutions for utility and customer are within reach.