Aug 6, 2020
According to data supplied by Enel X, energy storage resources are being used five times as much this year as they were last year to help reduce peak electricity demand across New York, California, Massachusetts and Ontario this summer, as heat waves scorch much of the US.
Energy & Grid Management
Jul 17, 2019
With forecasts for the longest stretch of consecutive days in the upper 90s (32 - 38 degrees C) since 2012, ComEd is preparing for an increase in demand by increasing crew staffing, proactively opening its Emergency Operations Center and readying equipment to respond quickly if power outages occur.
Energy & Grid ManagementSpokane, WA., USA --- (METERING.COM) --- August 21, 2006 – Itron Inc., a global technology provider to the utilities industry, has today announced that its web-based Curtailment Manger software was widely used by utilities during the recent record-breaking heat wave, helping to reduce peak demand by 700 MW over the United States.
Aug 21, 2006
Energy & Grid ManagementNorthbrook, IL, USA --- (METERING.COM) --- August 20, 2006 – The AMRA, a nonprofit association providing utilities with information about innovative technologies that lead to improved operations, customer service and resource utilization, has been tracking states in the U.S. that are considering smart metering. There are at least ten states in this position, whose investigations are being driven by high seasonal demand and the initiatives suggested under the “smart metering” section of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPACT).
Aug 20, 2006