Extreme heat, coastal storm surge, inland flooding and more violent storms are the most significant climate-driven impacts to Con Edison’s energy delivery systems and its customers through the 21st century, according to a report issued today.
Eaton’s research will focus on developing a real-time controller for behind-the-meter distributed energy resources and loads, such as solar generation and battery storage. The project will integrate data from smart meters to enable enhanced grid services that improve reliability in distribution systems with high solar penetration.
Edison International and Southern California Edison said Carey A. Smith has been elected to the board of directors of each company, effective Oct. 24.
Con Edison has taken this action because it believes that the EPA's rollback of the Clean Power Plan is the wrong approach to combating climate change, and will undermine the company's own efforts to achieve meaningful reductions in greenhouse gas emissions
By inputting the proper parameters, artificial intelligence could help a utility respond to major events and daily challenges based on, for example, the history of average restoration time per broken pole. How can utilities take advantage of that information and put it into what the All Hazards Consortium calls “30-second decision making”?
Six words grab John Perkins’ attention whenever he sees a presentation from the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E): “If it works, will it matter?”