Tag: power utilities

Infrastructure, Public Works

Vehicle-to-grid charging is coming fast — here’s how regulators and utilities can prepare now

February 2, 2023

Via: Utility Dive

The U.S. electric grid is under stress. Increasingly frequent and severe storms and aging infrastructure have been a potent combination that has led to more reliability problems. Observers have been understandably asking how the grid can handle the millions of […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

APPA releases smart city roadmap for power utilities

January 9, 2019

Via: Utility Dive

The term “smart city” is difficult to decisively define, as different aspects of technology, sustainability and equity all play a part, and each city focuses on a slightly different mixture. That dynamic has made it difficult for some municipalities to […]

Electric Utility, Miscellaneous, Public Utilities, Public Works

Bentley and Siemens combine in digital utility focus

October 23, 2017

Via: Power Engineering SmartGrid

Bentley Power Systems has teamed up with Siemens Energy with a view to develop innovative technology aimed at the digitisation of power utilities. It’s a first step in its partnership with Siemens Energy Management Division. These jointly developed applications will […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

NJ public power towns tell FERC their transmission rate ROE is too high

May 18, 2017

Via: AmericanPublicPower

Three New Jersey communities that own their own public power utilities have filed a complaint with federal regulators, asking them to reduce the transmission rates the towns have been paying to their transmission service provider, investor-owned Public Service Electric & […]