Grid (T&D)

  • Jul 16, 2010 | Phil Carson

    Optimizing power flow through transmission lines can aid capacity, particularly as more wind resources are integrated. A new report discusses a handful of technologies, from tried-and-true to nascent.

  • Jun 03, 2010 | Phil Carson

    On the spectrum of utility risks, high-impact low-frequency risks pose an insidious threat - they could wipe out the grid but their rarity begets complacency. NERC weighs in, stirs discussion.

  • May 18, 2010 | Phil Carson

    Is regulatory oversight of cyber security producing a "culture of compliance," rather than a "culture of security"? Dave Norton at Entergy raises the question.

  • Apr 29, 2010 | Phil Carson

    Two contrasting utilities with planned or implemented AMI technology share their insights on the benefits and challenges in Hawaii and the Carolinas. Part I of two parts, with poll results on smart grid and AMI issues.

  • Apr 27, 2010 | Phil Carson

    In the second part of a two-part interview, Erich Gunther talks about managing hundreds of stakeholders in the Smart Grid Interoperability Panel, and what's next for the SGIP.

  • Apr 26, 2010 | Phil Carson

    Can you imagine managing more than 600 stakeholders involved in standards setting and interoperability issues? Q & A with Erich Gunther.