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POWERGRID_INTERNATIONAL Volume 13 Issue 12
The Evolution of Geospatial Technology: From Enabling Technology to Critical Foundation for the Smart...
Today’s utility is faced with greater challenges than ever before. Even as demand for energy grows, utilities must seek to more efficiently and reliably distribute power, while maintaining or reducing present generation levels.
Hydro-Quebec’s power system is exposed to severe weather conditions. For example, the utility experienced a severe storm in 1998 when more than 150 towers collapsed due to ice accumulation.
Smart grid refers to electric power systems that enhance grid reliability and efficiency by automatically anticipating and responding to system disturbances.
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