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POWERGRID_INTERNATIONAL Volume 20 Issue 7
Electricity is the lifeblood of modern society. It powers commerce, entertainment and essential services such as transportation, health care, public safety and more.
The approaches to critical asset management cover the entire range from ignoring the problem to hypochondria.
A fast-growing engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company that provides turnkey solutions for utility transmission and distribution and high-power testing labs is designing electric substations 40 percent faster using Bentley software.
In a recent Gartner survey, 63 percent of executives said the Internet of Things will have a significant or transformative impact on their business over the next five years and beyond.
This was a watershed year in how people used distributed intelligence in their everyday lives.
Transformer substations are used by energy suppliers to link different voltage levels among generation, transmission and consumers-an integral part of the power distribution process.
A quick Internet search reveals numerous articles that outline challenges posed by accelerated uptake of distributed renewables, in particular changing utility load curves and the much-maligned "duck curve."
Generation reflects load, right? Utilities anticipate demand and plan generation around it.
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