New edition of POWERGRID International magazine is now available. In June 2014 issue, you can read latest news on electricity delivery industry, technologies, future smart grid, and transmission and distribution system.
Smart Grid Asset Management — an Integrated Approach to Maximize Asset Utilization
Utilities should consider more complex asset management systems to deal with the impact of new smart grid technologies on facilities.
Why Electric Utilities Should Invest in Grid Modernization
How Holly Springs, Mississippi,; Skiatook, Oklahoma; Leesburg, Florida; and Norcross, Georgia, have moved toward modernized grids with SaaS.
Demand Response — The New Customer Engagement Language of Smart Grid
Demand response has become the Swiss Army knife of grid management, but that sells it short.
Case Study: Hawaii Electric Light Keeps Employees Safe, Reduces Operating Costs with Telematics
How telematics influence driver behavior and helped Hawaii Electric Light reduce its fleet’s diesel fuel consumption by more than 40,000 gallons without cutting annual mileage.
Case Study: North Carolina Co-op Saves Using SaaS for Vegetation Management
How the co-op’s Software as a Service uses circuit samplings and algorithms to compare its vegetation management program with those of other co-ops.
Smart Grid Demand Response Communications — The Need for the Right Standards
The advantages of OpenADR: low costs, assured interoperability, greater reliability and enhanced flexibility.
POWERGRID International Magazine June 2014 – Free Subscription (limited)
Geographic Eligibility: USA, Canada (Print and Digital version available), Mexico, Selected International (Digital version only)
About POWERGRID International Magazine:
POWERGRID International magazine covers electric power Transmission and Distribution (T&D) trends at utilities around the world, including topics relevant to Commercial and Industrial (C&I) customers who use some 60 percent of the electricity in the United States. Topics include: Electric grid automation and control; smart metering; T&D engineering, operations, maintenance and equipment from inside power plant control rooms to customer devices in homes; products and services; smart grid; IT; and Commercial and Industrial (C&I) end users.