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2014-01-03 16:23:08

DUBLIN, January 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/m99srk/substation ) has announced the addition of the "Global Substation Automation and Integration Market (2013 - 2018)" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/m99srk/substation ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Substation automation has revolutionized the way utilities manage their networks. The...

2013-12-30 23:03:42

The smart solar market research report focuses on solutions, components and services which are used in effectively managing energy and provides an innovative way of monitoring energy demand. The report provides information on key market drivers, restraints, challenges, and opportunities. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/smart-solar-market-1102.html (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 MarketsandMarkets recently conducted a study on "Smart Solar Market [Communication, RFID,...

2013-12-25 23:03:04

“YOUR-24” is a Smart Grid Program That Helps Users Exercise Greater Control Over Electronic Devices and the Home Environment Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 25, 2013 WillCo Management Group, LLC, a well-known company that seeks to design simple solutions for complex problems, recently announced the launch of its latest energy management solution, “YOUR-24.” The “YOUR- 24” Energy Management System & Smart Grid Connection is one of the newest and most unique personal energy...

2013-12-19 23:04:17

Series A investment from Cisco and Yaletown Venture Partners affirms strength of Bit Stew’s Grid Director® platform, supports accelerated company growth and expansion into core and future markets VANCOUVER, B.C. (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Bit Stew Systems Inc., a world-leading provider of integrated, real-time network operations solutions for the utility industry, announces the company has secured capital investment from Cisco and the highly-respected venture firm Yaletown Venture...

2013-12-19 08:22:44

Four-State Electric Grid Region "Cutover" Took Place at Midnight CARMEL, Ind., Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cheers went up in the MISO control room last night after more than two years of intensive planning and training led to the smooth integration of a four-state region of the electric grid across the South into MISO's existing footprint in the Midwest. The change in control, or "cutover," took place at the stroke of midnight as Wednesday passed into Thursday, and extends...

2013-12-17 23:03:11

NTC introduces a free e-Book to help power company's demand-side management professionals meet their energy efficiency and demand response objectives. The new e-book, “7 Strategies to Power Up Your CFO’s Support -- How to Get Money for Your DSM Program,” helps DSM managers establish a solid business case to capture the attention of their utility’s CFO, and helps increase funding support for the utility’s consumer engagement programs. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) December 17, 2013...

2013-12-13 08:22:55

VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Dec. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The PJM Interconnection Board has approved $4.6 billion in additions and upgrades to the high-voltage electric transmission grid that serves 61 million people in 13 states and the District of Columbia. The plan includes a $1.2 billion project in northern New Jersey to address short circuit and thermal problems in that area. "With more than 20,000 megawatts of generation retiring in the PJM region and new gas plants being built in...

2013-12-12 23:01:36

Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI) examines new framework for the balance of supply and demand across electrical infrastructure using operational parameters. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 The high penetration of variable generation in the West, driven by Renewable Portfolio Standards mandates, is necessitating new scheduling practices to support the ramping and flexibility needed to maintain power system’s supply and demand balance at all times. As an invited...

2013-12-12 16:21:41

Annual transmission projects provide billions in benefits and create thousands of jobs CARMEL, Ind., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MISO's Board of Directors celebrated a milestone today when they unanimously approved MISO's Transmission Expansion Plan 2013 (MTEP13). This, the 10th comprehensive long-term regional plan for MISO's electric grid, is designed to bring billions of dollars in annual benefits, for decades to come, for energy consumers throughout MISO's footprint. Similar to the nine...

2013-12-11 20:20:02

Working towards a Japanese ADR standardTokyo, Dec 12, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Waseda University and the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), have set up a new set of servers at their EMS Shinjuku Demonstration Center to handle DR signals over networks such as the internet. This will contribute to development of communication standards which are crucial to expanding aggregator operations and linking electricity utilities, aggregators and consumers with...