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POWERGRID_INTERNATIONAL Volume 18 Issue 01
Alcatel-Lucent has added new products to its range of 7705 service aggregation routers specifically designed to be deployed in the distribution and field-area network-the part of the network that distributes power to an energy supplier's residential or business customers.
Technology and data are poised to change the nation's electric grid in a big way.
Vegetation management is critical in preventing and minimizing electric power outages. Tree contact with power transmission lines is a leading cause of power outages.
As utilities continue their transition from traditional networks to smart grid-enabled energy systems, there are growing pressures from stakeholders and regulatory authorities to demonstrate the value of the significant grid modernization investments made thus far.
Grid automation has been around more than 50 years.
The OpenADR Alliance, a nonprofit corporation created to foster the development, adoption and compliance of the Open Automated Demand Response (OpenADR) Smart Grid standard, announced that California investor-owned utilities plan to require the OpenADR 2.0 standard for new customers in their demand response (DR) enabling technology programs in 2013.
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