Limited CapEx and OpEx budgets have become the new normal. The regulatory environment is shifting, vital equipment is aging and new devices (e.g., DERs) are coming online. All of these challenges must be managed, but how do you prioritize the risks? The ABB Automation and Power World digital conference, “Risk, reliability & recovery,” will take on some of the most pressing issues facing the industry today with a view toward how utilities can leverage technology to make the best choices. Register for this free virtual conference, taking place September 22, 2016, 11:00am-4:00pm EDT, to hear from industry experts and utility professionals about real- world solutions.
Distributed energy resources (DERs) are reshaping the operation of the electric power system. How can we coordinate DERs with centralized generation, in economically sustainable ways, to drive savings and enhance efficiency — to the mutual benefit of all entities involved? This is the question answered in this research and case-study driven webinar featuring San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) Chief Engineer Tom Bialek and GTM Research Director Ben Kellison.