Cyber attacks on utilities have come to America. The recent news that a Vermont utility has identified malware associated with Russian malicious cyber activity has made it clear that American utilities are not immune. This malware called Grizzly Steepe uses spear phishing emails in order to trick users into installing the malware on their computers. […]
The paper includes information to help cooperatives evaluate and consider how to best advocate, calculate, and negotiate the value of distributed PV for internal and external purposes. Utilities can then determine if they should either 1) establish a Value of Solar tariff used for compensating distributed PV or 2) assess whether a compensation method such as […]
PSE’s Charles Plummer, along with others, will present: Engineering Your Broadband Deployment July 20 11:00 am – Noon As utilities plan and deploy their broadband network, they need to develop engineering studies and implement processes for the installation, maintenance, and operation of the equipment. This session will feature companies that can assist utilities with […]
Our new location will provide: Engineering: Full-service including system planning, distributed energy resources (DER) studies and design, and GIS. Rate and Cost of Service Studies: Including establishing revenue needs, rate design, and tariff/policy strategies for regulated and unregulated electric utilities. Please contact Matt Ward at 859-721-2837 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions you might have about how our […]
PSE’s Jim Weikert will present: Wireless Backhaul Solutions April 5 3:00 – 4:15 pm When deploying AMI, SCADA, distribution automation, and distributed generation, the biggest challenge often is assessing and determining appropriate communications backhaul. Jim will cover the benefits and provide an analysis of the communication technologies most suitable for these deployments.
February 15 – 18, 2016, New Orleans, LA PSE’s Erik Sonju and Charles Blecke will present: Confronting the Age of Aging Electric Utility Infrastructure Date and Time: TBD Utility executives identified aging infrastructure as the number one challenge facing the electric industry in a recent Utility Dive survey. This presentation will focus on the aging […]