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POWERGRID_INTERNATIONAL Volume 10 Issue 7
Substation automation has been a popularly used term in the industry for years, yet many utilities still use the term loosely to describe little more than a classic supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system encompassing a master station and local remote terminal units (RTUs).
With an increased focus on customer interaction and data efficiency, advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) initiatives have become a priority for utilities throughout North America.
Beneath our feet, under the concrete and side streets of most major cities, there exists a myriad of cables and power equipment supporting AC power distribution systems.
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