Smart Grid T&D

News, projects and utility activities concerning developments and improvements to the smart electric grid, transmission lines, substations, transformers and distribution networks. This section will also include digital technology, communication protocols, controls, automation and technology allowing smart response and improved demand management. Information will be included on smart devices and the associated impact on tariffs and supply, as well as any and all topics relating to the power delivery system and energy consumption.

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Breaking News: DISTRIBUTECH+ virtual community surpasses 1000 members

It's the same high-quality content, networking, and business-to-business matchmaking experience that the in-person annual events offer, but all online.
European Technology & Innovation Platform for Smart Networks for Energy Transition

What’s the innovation formula to deliver the energy transition?

Members of the European Technology & Innovation Platform for Smart Networks for Energy Transition consider the question: What if we accelerated innovation and customer empowerment in the European energy sector?
Why innovation is key for the energy transition

Why innovation is key for the energy transition

The energy sector needs to do more to open its doors to innovators and entrepreneurs, says Marloes Wichink-Kruit of InnoEnergy, Europe’s sustainable energy innovation accelerator.

Managing grid stability in the changing energy landscape

Some regions are experiencing bottlenecks in the supply of reactive power. In this exclusive article, German Kuhn of Siemens Energy offers...
A surge in well-designed energy policies is needed to put the world on track for a resilient energy system that can meet climate goals says the IEA.

Pandemic frames IEA forecasts in World Energy Outlook

The IEA has called for a surge in well-designed energy policies to put create a resilient energy system to meet climate goals.
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Report identifies trends reshaping the power sector

A new report released by consulting firm Black & Veatch examines key issues and trends impacting today’s power sector.
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Stakeholders’ interest in sustainable energy solutions positive despite COVID-19

Energy players are positive about the adoption of sustainable energy technologies in the next 12 months despite the impact of COVID-19.

Siemens forms Energy-as-a-Service joint venture company with Macquire

A new energy-as-a-service solutions firm has been formed by Siemens Industry and Macquarie’s Green Investment Group.

Australia announces first Low Emissions Technology Statement

In Australia, the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources has announced the country’s first Low Emissions Technology Statement.
The evolving role of the energy employee in a digital world

The energy employee in a digital world: Part two

Part two of an exclusive interview with Roberto Zangrandini, Secretary General of EDSO (European Distribution System Operators).

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