How DERMS support the utility?

Credit to Author: Jose Angel Rios Blanco| Date: Tue, 30 Apr 2019 10:59:43 +0000

DERMS: Distributed Energy Resources Management System The proliferation of distributed energy resources (DER) entering the distribution networks (including distributed generating units, energy storage and electric vehicles), is challenging the traditional… Read more »

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Protecting Critical Infrastructure and Roadways: How Smart Cities Create New Risks

Credit to Author: Trend Micro| Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 14:14:39 +0000

Advanced technology has changed countless facets of everyday life, from internal enterprise processes to consumer pursuits and beyond. Even the design, management and support for large and small cities has shifted thanks to innovative smart city systems. While advanced components to support utilities, critical infrastructure, traffic and more can bring numerous benefits, these solutions also open…

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Digitization of electric utilities – Meralco’s innovative approach

Credit to Author: Frederic Abbal| Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:36:52 +0000

Ferdinand Balagtas from Meralco joined us in Singapore to share the next steps in their digitalization journey. Already using smart technology and testing microgrids to generate an “explosion of information,” it is how they use this information that… Read more »

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Advanced Smart Grid Solutions at the Core of Island Sustainability Projects

Credit to Author: João Rodrigues| Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:25:42 +0000

To face climate change, several green island projects are taking place across the globe. Island residents want to be part of a more efficient and sustainable world. To support ecological transition and help stop global warming, electric utilities who supply islands… Read more »

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Enhancing Energy Resilience, Reducing Risk Through a Microgrid Approach

Credit to Author: Mark Feasel| Date: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 10:56:53 +0000

Why do microgrids become a hot topic when talking about natural disasters’ impacts and possible solutions? In an increasingly connected society, the economic impact of extreme weather and associated power outages has escalated rapidly…. Read more »

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Tata Power makes digital self-healing grid a reality with EcoStruxure™

Credit to Author: Customer Voices| Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2018 12:19:15 +0000

India-based Tata Power provides electricity to more than 350,000 households in the Mumbai area. The utility is committed to delivering reliable power to their customers by means of systematic improvements… Read more »

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Fairfield: A Connecticut town on the vanguard of microgrid development

Credit to Author: Customer Voices| Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 12:54:50 +0000

The coastal town of Fairfield, Connecticut, has won accolades as one of the best places to live in America. The town’s 5 miles of beach that stretch along the Long… Read more »

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The digital road to decarbonization: How businesses can create a more efficient and greener future

Credit to Author: Francois Borghese| Date: Fri, 28 Sep 2018 19:24:27 +0000

A startling fact about climate change is that for every degree of global temperature increase, grain yields fall 5 percent. With temperatures rising by nearly 1% since 1880, the United… Read more »

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Austin Energy leverages EcoStruxure™ ADMS to improve energy efficiency

Credit to Author: Customer Voices| Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:28:59 +0000

Austin Energy, the eighth largest community-owned utility in the U.S., serves more than a million residents in and around the capital city of Texas. The utility’s mission is to convert… Read more »

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Flood, heat, storm? No matter. Electric utilities can keep power flowing

Credit to Author: Simon Mouat| Date: Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:26:50 +0000

Electric utilities provide vital continuous and critical electricity supply to billions of people across the globe. But some areas face extreme weather: floods, high winds, storms, fires, hurricanes or heat waves. These conditions create exceptional challenges for power supply continuity and can result in widespread damage… Read more »

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Self-healing capabilities of smart grid solutions minimize blackouts

Credit to Author: Julio Cesar Martins| Date: Fri, 03 Aug 2018 12:56:57 +0000

Until recently, electric utilities were heavily dependent on customers for notifications of an outage. Now, using smart grid solutions and self-healing capabilities, utilities can remotely monitor power equipment to: quickly… Read more »

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