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What’s hot with DERMS right now?

DISTRIBUTECH International, the annual event for distribution utilities and their partners, focuses on all of the latest trends and innovations in the electricity delivery space. The conference covers 12 different areas of the utility industry, which we...

Why every grid modernization strategy should consider DA/ADMS

The modernization of the electricity distribution system has encompassed the transformation of decades-old manual, paper-driven business processes to electronic, computer-assisted decision-making. Indeed, a growing degree of automation has been developed to assist grid operators in managing increasingly complex...
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Diversity in the energy industry

In the following video, Jackie Peer, Head of Strategic Business Development at Omicron, speaks on gender diversity and inclusion in the energy industry. Peer said that her role as an electrical engineer gives her...
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The emergence of electrified transportation

Thor Hinckley, Senior Program Manager for Forth Mobility, discusses the influence of medium and heavy-duty electric vehicles (EVs) on the distribution system in the following video. Forth Mobility promotes advanced mobility, including EVs, and Hinckley concludes...
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Utilities are using satellites to help with vegetation management

In the following video, Initiate! 2020 winner, Sven Przywarra, of Live EO, speaks on the companies use of satellites to handle vegetation management. Przywarra states that EO uses data from satellite images to analyze where trees are potentially endangering...

DISTRIBUTECH International 2021 now accepting abstracts

Let's think about a future where COVID-19 is in the rearview mirror. Let's think about DTECH 2021. Clarion Energy is pleased to announce that the DISTRIBUTECH International 2021 call for abstracts is now open. The tracks have been...
Technology Grid

How utilities can become the Amazon for electrons and molecules

Utility companies are beginning to integrate distributed energy resources (DER) as the evolution of smart technology and the next-generation grid emerges. Jeremy Klingel of Black and Veatch explains how he sees utilities working with DER today and into the...
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Video: Utilities now have the tools to orchestrate a decarbonized grid

In the video below, Josh Wong, president and CEO of Opus One Solutions, speaks on the current trends in the energy industry and how utilities can work with customers and distributed energy resource (DER) providers to jointly...
IOT

How mobile and cloud technology can benefit utilities during disasters

In the following video, Carol Johnston, Vice President of Product and Marketing at Clevest, talks about the company's view of disaster management for utilities. Johnston concludes that disaster-related damage to the utility infrastructure is an increasing component...
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Video: What is next generation grid technology?

San Antonio, TX - In this video, Jeremy Klingel of Black and Veatch walks us through his view of next generation grid technology. Klingel says the next generation grid is more than utility infrastructure...