WVa regulators OK rate increase for AEP subsidiaries

West Virginia utility regulators have approved a rate increase request for two American Electric Power subsidiaries.

AES and X collaborate on grid virtualization tools

The tools will enable more clean energy to be added to the grid more quickly because grid operators will have a clearer picture of how the grid is operating in near real time.

When Traditional Overhead Construction Is Not an Option

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 | 11 AM EDT

This webinar we will review Aerial Spacer Cable applications relative to the many overhead circuit challenges faced by electric utilities today. These applications include limited right of way, multiple circuits, substation exits, long spans, weather extremes and vegetation management.

The Increasing Importance of Advanced Weather Technologies In Building Utility Operations and Field Services...

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In this session, we will share how the latest in artificial intelligence and machine learning in combination with modern modeling techniques, geospatial data and predictive analytics is enabling utilities to build greater resilience across their utility operations and field services organizations. John Villali from IDC will share his perspectives on the key benefits of these technologies while Rob Berglund from IBM will share examples of clients who are benefiting from their use.

Customer Care: The New Reality is a Merged Reality

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Imagine if you could attend home visits virtually, guiding customers through trouble-shooting or other activities while in a separate location? This merged reality is happening today! Learn how a virtual tech site visit guarantees compliance with health guidelines, while reducing truck rolls and other costs.

Landis+Gyr to supply 2.3M advanced meters to PSE&G

This agreement is part of PSE&G’s advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) technology deployment to support the utility’s Clean Energy Future program in New Jersey

Utilities can influence carbon reduction through demand flexibility and real-time data

Utilities have entered an era of greater complexity. While they make the challenging transition to low-carbon and more distributed energy resources, utilities are simultaneously responding to extreme weather events that stress the stability of the grid. These underlying trends will continue and heighten with the anticipated explosive growth of beneficial electrification triggering enormous additional demand.

Patty Durand, former DISTRIBUTECH committee member, launches campaign for Georgia PSC

Today, Patty Durand launched her campaign to be the Democratic nominee for Georgia Public Service Commissioner (PSC), District 2. Durand is running on the...

Landis+Gyr furthers expansion into EMEA with Telia acquisition in Finland

The operations, including meter reading for residential smart meters, data collection services and transfer of the measurement data, will be handed over to Landis+Gyr together with a dedicated team of AMI service professionals, who will strengthen Landis+Gyr’s service organization.

Senior executives navigate the risks of failing to offer effective digital experiences to consumers

By Jon Sundberg, J.D. Power For years, the utility sector has found itself in the rare position of providing necessary services to consumers with very...

Hitachi to change ABB Power Grids joint venture name, extend focus in e-mobility, digital

Hitachi, which acquired a controlling stake and merged with ABB’s power grid business a year ago, is going to fully take the name of...

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