Electrical grid
An electrical grid is an interconnected network for delivering electricity from suppliers to consumers. It consists of generating stations that produce electrical power, high-voltage transmission lin...
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Grid energy storage
Grid energy storage (also called large-scale energy storage) refers to the methods used to store electricity on a large scale within an electrical power grid. Electrical energy is stored during times ...
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Smart grid
A smart grid is a modernized electrical grid that uses analog or digital information and communications technology to gather and act on information - such as information about the behaviours of suppli...
Electric power transmission systems
Electric-power transmission is the bulk transfer of electrical energy, from generating power plants to electrical substations located near demand centers. This is distinct from the local wiring betwee...
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Grid balancing
Grid balancing has become an important aspect for the power grid in meeting the supply of energy to the demand. In more recent years this has become less predictable with more renewable energy being ...
Electranet
Electranet is a proposed smart electric grid which would allow people to sell electricity into the grid without any artificial caps. It was proposed in an op-ed article Al Gore wrote in a "My Turn" co...
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Power system simulator for engineering
Power System Simulator for Engineering (PSS/E) is a software tool used for electrical transmission networks. It is an integrated, interactive program for simulating, analyzing, and optimizing power s...
IEC 61400
IEC 61400 is a class of IEC international standards regarding wind turbines.
The 61400 is a set of design requirements made to ensure that wind turbines are appropriately engineered against damage...
Power outages in Malaysia
Several major power outages have occurred in the country of Malaysia.
On 29 September 1992, Malaysia suffered a long and total power blackout caused by lightning striking a transmission facility a...
2008 Zanzibar power blackout
The 2008 Zanzibar Power blackout was an extensive power outage on Zanzibar, Tanzania.A similar and longer event happened in Zanzibar in 2009. The island was without power for more than three months.Du...
1998 Auckland power crisis
The 1998 Auckland power crisis was a five-week-long power outage affecting the central city of Auckland, New Zealand.At the time, almost all of downtown Auckland was supplied electricity by Mercury En...
National Grid (Great Britain)
The National Grid is the high-voltage electric power transmission network in Great Britain, connecting power stations and major substations and ensuring that electricity generated anywhere in England,...
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Wide area synchronous grid
A wide area synchronous grid, also called an "interconnection" in North America, is an electrical grid at a regional scale or greater that operates at a synchronized frequency and is electrically tied...
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IEC 61400-25
International standard IEC 61400-25 (Communications for monitoring and control of wind power plants, TC 88) provides uniform information exchange for monitoring and control of wind power plants. This ...
Rolling blackout
A rolling blackout, also referred to as rotational load shedding or feeder rotation, is an intentionally engineered electrical power shutdown where electricity delivery is stopped for non-overlapping ...
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ANSI C12.19
ANSI C12.19 is the American National Standard for Utility Industry End Device Data TablesThis standard defines a table structure for utility application data to be passed between an end device and a c...
Smart Grid in China
China is the world's largest consumer of electricity, and Chinese electricity demand rapidly increased during the first decade of the 21st century. It is expected to double over the next decade and tr...
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Sistema Interconectado del Norte Grande
The Sistema Interconectado del Norte Grande (Spanish for Interconnected System of Norte Grande) or SING is an alternating current power grid serving the Norte Grande zone of Chile, it produces 19% of ...
IEC 61968
IEC 61968 is a series of standards under development that will define standards for information exchanges between electrical distribution systems. These standards are being developed by Working Group...
Grid connection
In electrical grids, a power system network integrates transmission grids, distribution grids, distributed generators and loads that have connection points called busses. A bus in home circuit breake...
Enterprise smart grid
Enterprise Smart Grid is the application of smart grid concepts to the demand side. Smart Grid typically refers to the supply side of the energy production and distribution by utilities and homes. ...
Global storm activity of 2009
Global storm activity of 2009 profiles the major worldwide storms, including blizzards, ice storms, and other winter events, from January 1, 2009 to December 31, 2009. Wintery storms are events in whi...
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Local distribution company
A local distribution company, or LDC, is a distribution company that maintains the portion of the utility supply grid that is closest to the residential and small commercial consumer. There are many a...
CIM Profile
A CIM Profile is a subset model of the CIM UML model. These profiles are designated as parts documents in the IEC 61970 standard by working group 14. Each profile is itself a self-contained model whic...
Endesa (Spain)
Endesa, S.A. ([enˈdesa], originally an initialism for Empresa Nacional de Electricidad, S.A.) is the largest electric utility company in Spain. The firm, a majority-owned subsidiary of the Italian uti...
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