Event coverage

Sentient Energy Unveils First Ubiquitous Grid Monitoring and Analytics System at DistribuTECH 2019

The Sentient Energy Grid Analytics System couples the Ample Analytics Suite with intelligent sensors that can be deployed anywhere on the distribution grid. 

Customers are the heart of the utility industry, say DistribuTECH keynote speakers

NEW ORLEANS-With customers getting more savvy, and having higher expectations surrounding technology in general, utilities must become partners with their customers, not simply suppliers of electricity.

Knowledge Hubs Attract First-Time Rush at DistribuTECH

The four hubs-being utilized at DistribuTECH for the first time ever-were jammed pack with curious and interactive standing-room-only audiences.

S&C Unveils New Lateral-Protection Innovation at DistribuTECH 2019

S&C's new TranShield Transformer Protector eliminates nuisance fuse operations at the grid's edge and drastically reduces unnecessary maintenance expenses. Industry data show that up to 70% of overhead distribution transformer fuse operations are classified as nuisance outages, where no other repair work is needed aside from fuse replacement. 

Sierra Wireless demonstrates intelligent edge technology for smart grids at DistribuTECH 2019

The technology will be demonstrated at DistribuTECH 2019, Feb. 5-7, in Sierra Wireless' booth #719.

Aclara showcases smart infrastructure solutions at DistribuTECH 2019

At DistribuTECH 2019, Aclara will highlight new solutions to provide utility customers with greater network visibility to further optimize and manage its distribution network

Entergy COO Hinnenkamp Talks Generational Change, DistribuTECH Keynote

He talked to us about Entergy, of course, his experience in nuclear power and how much technology is driving change not only within the company but industry-wide.

DistribuTECH highlights growing importance of utility/solar partnerships

Next week thousands of utility executives and energy industry stakeholders will flock to New Orleans to participate in DistribuTECH - a show predominantly for distribution utilities - and the first time, solar equipment companies will be among the hundreds of exhibitors in the exhibit hall.

DistribuTECH Spotlight: Cybersecurity and why current practices aren’t good enough

Paul Feldman, technical director for Protect Our Power and former chairman of the Midcontinent ISO, took our questions regarding the organization's Best Practices in Utility Cybersecurity conference set for Feb. 4 in New Orleans on the eve of DistribuTECH.