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DOE Proposes New Distribution Transformer Standards as Crippling Shortages Persist

Almost all distribution transformers produced or imported into the U.S. could require amorphous steel cores starting in 2027 under new energy efficiency standards proposed by the Department of Energy (DOE).…


GE Grid Solutions and LineVision Partner to Deliver Comprehensive Dynamic System Rating Platform

Boston, Massachusetts, USA - December 7,  2022 - GE Grid Solutions (NYSE: GE), and LineVision, the global leader in Dynamic Line Ratings (DLR), have formed a partnership to deliver the world’s…


Preparing the Grid for an Above-Average Hurricane Season

Hurricanes are one of the most destructive forces in nature. Hurricane season in North America runs from June 1 to November 30, peaking between August and September, and 2022 would…


Advanced Power Grid Sensors and Switches Reduce Downtime and Improve System Reliability
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A Fault Isolation Service Restoration module, part of an Advanced Distribution Management Solution, has improved grid reliability, and reduced outages and outage durations, for customers of PPL Electric Utilities. The…


Three Cybersecurity Steps Integral to Building a Better Grid
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In January, the U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) launched its new Building a Better Grid initiative. The DoE’s stated intention for the program is to create a more robust transmission…