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POWERGRID_INTERNATIONAL Volume 11 Issue 10
After nearly a year of planning, DistribuTECH 2007 is almost here.
Geospatial technology has incorporated itself into almost every aspect of daily life.
Eaton’s new Cutler-Hammer branded NPView is a wireless web server that is placed inside an underground vault or above-grade control room that can wirelessly transmit data from multiple microprocessor communications variant (MPCV) relays underground to a wireless-enabled laptop or handheld PocketPC.
In October, protection engineers gathered in Spokane, Wash., for the annual Western Protective Relay Conference where one of the hot topics was the standard protocol for substation communications, IEC 61850.
If I had to pick the two things most important to the future of utility automation, I would say regulation and economics.