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Alstom and PG&E to advance Synchrophasor Grid Monitoring

Alstom Grid, along with other solution providers, have partnered with Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E) to continue collaboration into Phase II of PG&E’s synchrophasor project, Synchrophasor Technology Realization. This collaboration, partially funded by US Department of Energy (US DOE), aims to advance situational awareness enhanced with stability monitoring, a key step towards proactive grid stability management as data...

Oil and Gas - General News, Pipelines, Smart Grids - Aug 27, 2014


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New Project is the ACME of Addressing Climate Change

High performance computing will be used to develop and apply the most complete climate and Earth system model to address the most challenging and demanding climate change issues. Eight Department of Energy national laboratories, including Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, are combining forces with the National Center for Atmospheric Research, four academic institutions and one private-sector company in the new effort. Other participat...

General News - Aug 25, 2014


Image - Alstom launches new Grid Stability Package at CIGRE 2014

Alstom launches new Grid Stability Package at CIGRE 2014

This new solution, developed by Alstom’s Redmond, WA based NMS team, will help utility customers maintain grid reliability as they cope with a myriad of factors stressing power grids, including increasing energy demand, rising prices, renewable integration and a fluid and evolving regulatory and policy environment. By 2030, electricity demand is forecasted to grow 50 to 70 percent, and renewable sources are expected to grow 30 percent gl...

General News - Power Generation, Smart Grids - Aug 26, 2014