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2014-10-21 08:26:38

Ergon Energy will use storage for peak shaving and voltage support in remote areas CHICAGO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&C Electric Company, a smart grid leader shaping the future of power delivery, today announces it was awarded a contract by Ergon Energy, an Australian utility, to provide 20 S&C PureWave(®) Community Energy Storage Systems for the utility's Grid Utility Support Systems (GUSS). The storage systems will be used to improve the power reliability and...

2014-10-20 08:24:54

Solution demonstrates new revenue streams for continued energy storage investments CHICAGO, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&C Electric Company, a global leader in energy storage integration, announces the deployment of six 25-kW PureWave(®) Community Energy Storage systems at its global headquarters in Chicago. The 150-kW energy storage system provides fast-response frequency regulation for the PJM market, the world's largest competitive wholesale electricity market serving over...

2014-10-16 12:23:33

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) has scheduled a quarterly earnings conference call with financial analysts for 9 a.m. EDT Thursday, Oct. 23. The call will be broadcast live over the Internet at http://www.aep.com/webcasts. The webcast will include audio of the call as well as visuals of charts and graphics referred to by AEP management during the call. The call will be archived on http://www.aep.com/webcasts for use by those unable...

2014-10-15 16:23:40

More than 6,000 Customers Will Benefit from Project, Including Snowshoe Mountain Resort Area FAIRMONT, W.Va., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing efforts to help enhance service reliability, Mon Power, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is installing new automated switching equipment on a 47-mile, 69,000 volt transmission line serving nearly 6,000 customers in the Marlinton and Snowshoe Mountain Resort areas of Pocahontas County. The work is expected to...

2014-10-13 16:21:57

NOVI, Mich., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE: ITC) today announced that Krista Tanner will join the company on Nov. 10, 2014 as vice president, ITC Holdings Corp., and president of ITC Midwest. In this role, Tanner will serve as the business unit head and provide leadership and strategic direction for ITC Midwest. She will be based at ITC Midwest's regional office in Des Moines, Iowa. "Krista Tanner brings extensive industry experience, leadership and...

2014-10-09 12:24:09

Project Will Enhance Service Reliability, Support Future Growth TOLEDO, Ohio, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) is building a new 48-mile, 345-kilovolt transmission line that will enhance service reliability in the Toledo Edison service area. The $32 million project also is designed to accommodate future electrical load growth and is expected to be completed by June 2015. FirstEnergy is using helicopters to string the new line between existing transmission...

2014-10-07 12:23:28

Will Lead Company's Efforts to Create Smart Transmission Network Across World's Power Grid OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Smart Wire Grid (SWG), the leader in distributed power flow control for the electric grid, has selected industry veteran Jim Davis as the company's Chief Executive Officer. As CEO of the San Francisco Bay Area company, Davis will lead all aspects of the company's strategic direction. "Jim understands the full scope of the power industry and has...

2014-09-29 23:04:13

The report touches on other important aspects of the power system state estimator market, such as aspects of the value-chain, drivers, restraints/challenges, opportunities, and the competitive landscape of the market. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/power-system-state-estimator-market-162531821.html) (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 The report "Power System State Estimator Market by Software type (Utility & Power Control Centers), Application (Transmission &...

2014-09-26 23:02:39

ReportsnReports.com adds “Power System State Estimator Market by Software type (Utility & Power control centers), Application (Transmission & Distribution Networks) and Solution Methods (WLS, LAV, Kalman Filter, Bayesian, Newton Gaussian) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019" global research report to its store. (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 This report estimates the market for power system state estimators by value. All major geographic markets have been covered in this...

2014-09-26 08:22:24

GREENSBURG, Pa., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- West Penn Power, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utility, has completed a significant substation upgrade near Ryerson Station to help enhance customer service reliability in Greene County, Pa., and help support the electricity demand of local coal mines. The project included installing a new 73-ton transformer that converts power from 138-kilovolts (kV) to 25-kV as it moves along the transmission system to serve customers. The new unit...


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