US Utilities Plan Critical Transmission Equipment Service Company

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US Utilities Plan Critical Transmission Equipment Service Company

Eight US electric utilities and energy companies want to ensure availability of long lead-time critical equipment.

Lessons From Smart Grid Implementations

Energy Generation

Lessons From Smart Grid Implementations

Smart grid solutions in different countries are inherently varied, because of adaptation to local conditions, infrastructure and policies.

A Secure Smart Grid Is Still A Challenge (And Might Require Us Thinking Differently)

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A Secure Smart Grid Is Still A Challenge (And Might Require Us Thinking Differently)

The smart grid presents unique challenges for cyber security in Europe.

Three Innovative Smart Grid Projects

Energy Generation

Three Innovative Smart Grid Projects

GRID4EU, Eirgrid’s DS3 and Kepco’s ‘Smart Grid Station’ have been recognized for global leadership and innovation in smart grids.

Further Consolidation In Smart Meter Market

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Further Consolidation In Smart Meter Market

Smart meter latching relay company KG Technologies is to be acquired by Chinese relay giant Hongfa Technology Co.

Transitioning Teleprotection And SCADA To IP/MPLS

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Transitioning Teleprotection And SCADA To IP/MPLS

IP/MPLS brings flexibility and reliability for critical utility applications including teleprotection and SCADA.

Business Simulations Help Alliander Get Cyber-Ready

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Business Simulations Help Alliander Get Cyber-Ready

Business simulations of real world cyber attacks in controlled environments make sense for critical infrastructure.

Prepayment Becomes A Lifestyle Choice For Customers

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Prepayment Becomes A Lifestyle Choice For Customers

Embracing prepayment will give suppliers the competitive edge, says Phil Bridgwater of Engage Consulting.

What Can The Internet of Things Learn From Substation Automation?

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What Can The Internet of Things Learn From Substation Automation?

Connected devices responding to each other and the world around them is like grid automation, writes Bill Ray of ABB.

Introducing A New Era Of Substation Automation

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Introducing A New Era Of Substation Automation

By bridging the gap between analogue and digital technologies, a wide range of opportunities are being created for the modern utility.

Reliability Standards For Space Weather Events

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Reliability Standards For Space Weather Events

FERC has proposed a new standard to address vulnerability of transmission systems to geomagnetic disturbances.