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2014-08-04 23:08:37

Orlando Utilities Commission (OUC), an Orlando-based, publicly owned utilities company also known as The Reliable One, becomes one of the first utilities companies in the United States to install Oracle Utilities Meter Data Management 2.x for water customers. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 Atlanta-based Red Clay Consulting announced today that the Orlando Utilities Commission Phase II implementation of Oracle Utilities Meter Data Management (MDM) 2.x and Oracle Utilities Smart Grid...

2014-08-04 16:22:32

Economic Stability Program will mitigate long-term price volatility, reliability challenges AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) Ohio utilities today filed a proposed Electric Security Plan (ESP) called Powering Ohio's Progress with the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO). The proposed plan will freeze distribution rates in place while helping keep critical baseload power plants available to serve Ohio customers. Powering Ohio's Progress proposes to...

2014-08-04 12:23:05

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the next decade, the world will need to invest between $140.2bn to $170.5bn per year on traditional transmission and distribution (T&D) infrastructure in order to keep pace with growth in electricity demand. An additional $8.0bn to $27.3bn will be invested annually in smart grid infrastructure to improve the efficiency and reliability of T&D grids, according to a new dataset published today by Northeast Group, LLC. "The...

2014-08-04 00:20:37

EDMI Joins Trilliant's OSDI Partner Program KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trilliant, a leading Silicon Valley-based smart grid communications company with a strong presence in Asia and Europe, today announced the launch of its innovative Open Smart Device Interface (OSDI) Partner program. The announcement is made ahead of Asian Utility Week, Asia's premier smart energy conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, which will be attended by thousands of delegates from leading...

2014-07-31 23:15:29

Global Low Voltage Switchgear Market 2014-2018 analyzes key players like ABB Ltd., GE, Siemens AG, Bharat Heavy Electricals, Eaton, Mitsubishi Electric, OJSC Power Machines. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The transition from conventional switchgears to modular switchgears is one of the major trends in the Global Low-voltage Switchgear market. Conventional low-voltage, air-insulated switchgears have various components such as circuit breakers, current transformers, and disconnections....

2014-07-31 16:22:27

New Head End Software Released on Completion of Successful Beta Program ST. LOUIS, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the announcement today of a new head end software solution (TNS 2.9), the enhanced TWACS (eTWACS(TM)) power-line communications technology from Aclara Technologies LLC, a leading supplier of smart infrastructure technologies to gas, water, and electric utilities, delivers on customer demands. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100921/CG68648LOGO The Aclara®...

2014-07-31 08:27:47

- Best-In-Class Providers Will Globalize Voltage Optimization RICHMOND, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GRID20/20(®), Inc., a leading distribution transformer monitoring provider and Dominion Voltage, Inc. (DVI), a grid optimization solutions provider, have teamed up to bring grid optimization into new markets. "By taking advantage of the GRID20/20(®) technology and integrating it into our platform, we are able to offer our EDGE(®) solution into markets that were previously...

2014-07-31 08:25:36

Line would improve reliability and lower costs for millions of electricity users in Mid-Atlantic region ALLENTOWN, Pa., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) announced Thursday (7/31) that its Pennsylvania utility, PPL Electric Utilities Corporation, is proposing to build a major new regional transmission line that would make electric service more reliable and enhance the security of the electric grid while reducing the cost of electricity for consumers....

2014-07-30 16:23:56

FAIRMONT, W.Va., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Construction is underway on a new FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) transmission substation in Doddridge County, West Virginia, to support the electric demands of the area's rapidly expanding Marcellus Shale gas industry and help enhance service reliability for Mon Power's customers in Doddridge and neighboring counties. As part of the construction process, crews recently completed the foundation work and erected steel structures at the new...

2014-07-30 08:24:53

WAKE FOREST, N.C., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PowerSecure International, Inc. (NYSE: POWR) today announced it has been awarded approximately $25 million of new utility infrastructure (UI) business. The new business awards include distribution work for a new utility customer in the Western United States, additional assignments to provide electric infrastructure for an existing energy customer to support their oil and natural gas operations and a variety of new projects with other...


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