Heritage Sustainable Energy (Heritage) is in the process of constructing a solar array in Traverse City that is expected to begin producing power in October. The city’s municipal utility, Traverse City Light & Power (TCLP), as part of an initiative to use renewable energy to power all of their government operations, has agreed to purchase […]
May 7 – 10, San Antonio, TX PSE’s Charles Blecke, along with David Miller (City of Riverside, CA), will present: Asset Management May 9 8:30 – 10:00 am With the flattening of revenues used to cover operation and maintenance budgets, it is critical for public power utilities to find greater efficiencies in identifying assets, […]
May 8 – 12, Charlotte, NC Charles Plummer will present the following: Power Systems 101 May 8 1:00 – 4:00 pm This overview will explore how energy is used by the electrical utility industry and how the different elements on the electrical system affect electrical system reliability and operations. Building on power system concepts, […]
April 23 – 26, Columbus, OH PSE’s Jeff Triplett will present: DER – What the Future May Hold and How to Better Prepare for It Now April 25 10:30 – 11:00am The presentation will include DER interconnections, engineering and operations, and how to better prepare for the future. Visit ieee.org for more information.
PSE’s Rick Schmidt and Charles Plummer will present: Developing a Strategic Communications Plan for Your Co-op February 26 8:00am – Noon The presentation will give an overview of emerging communications technologies and provide case studies of several communication infrastructure deployments. It will include insights and tips for defining communication backhaul requirements for AMI, DA, […]
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. […]