Energy Delivery

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March 4, 2013

To those people who have been in the industry for 12 years, it may seem that little has changed. However, for me, it seems more has changed than you may realize.

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March 4, 2013

A new study co-sponsored by IEE, an Institute of the Edison Foundation, found that electric utility efficiency programs saved 107 terawatt-hours (TWh) of electricity in 2011, enough to power over 11 million U.S. homes for one year.

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February 26, 2013

Best-laid plans really do go awry sometimes. I spent part of yesterday writing this week’s insights column, knowing that a winter snowstorm expected to hit the KC area would cause hazardous travel so I would likely be working from home.

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February 25, 2013

The Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator has concluded the shutdown and retirement of Kewaunee Power Station in northeastern Wisconsin will not affect the reliability of the regional electric transmission system.

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February 25, 2013

Overall, state governments and electric utilities provided more effective responsiveness and handling of the 2012 Hurricane Sandy emergency than did local and federal governments, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2013 Hurricane Sandy Responsiveness Study.

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February 19, 2013

Hurricane Sandy and its aftermath raise questions about the sufficiency of flooding protections for back-up power systems.

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February 19, 2013

ComEd's smart phone app has generated more than 1 million mobile transactions in less than a year.

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February 12, 2013

Universities in many parts of the world work quite closely with industry, and technology moves forward collaboratively. Unfortunately, that is not the norm here in the United States.

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January 22, 2013

A European consortium, consisting of DNV KEMA, Fraunhofer ISE, EMD International, RAH and RFVV, has begun an EU-funded project to develop modeling and simulation tools for optimally integrating electrical vehicles (EVs) into electricity networks.