This network, called FirstNet, was built and deployed through a first of its kind public-private partnership between the federal government and AT&T. After years of study, planning and buildout, FirstNet was finally launched in 2018 to first responders in each U.S. state and territory.
The CPUC is holding an emergency meeting Thursday, and is requiring members of PG&E's board, C-suite and vice presidents to attend
Utilities say smart meters help improve service reliability and support the use of renewable energy sources. But some utility customers in other states have raised privacy and health concerns related to smart meters.
ABB recently unveiled its first energy storage project and opened a new product development center in Connecticut. Cloud computing and robotics are additional endeavors for the ever evolving firm.
Since its launch in 2014, the Western EIM has enhanced grid reliability while generating $736 million in gross benefits to its nine participating entities
The real-time speed and accuracy of the new system has also helped Ravalli advance their outage management and response efforts.