Oncor Microgrid and Technology Demonstration and Education Center (TDEC) in Lancaster, Texas
S&C Electric Company and Schneider Electric completed one of the most advanced microgrids in the North America for Oncor, an electric transmission and distribution company serving 10 million customers across Texas. The microgrid will improve energy efficiency and power reliability for Oncor customers while maximizing newly installed energy storage and renewable generation. The state-of-the-art facility also includes an integrated demonstration center for Oncor to showcase the microgrid’s...
Introduction to Solid Dielectric Switchgear with an Integrated Visible Break
Learn about solid dielectric insulation, and how G&W’s integrated visible break – the first in the market – reduces the total cost of switchgear ownership while maintaining operator safety. Recorded at G&W, this video includes a review of switchgear history and its evolution.
Western Area Power Administration developed this training to help linemen comply with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's new fall protection standards, requiring 100% attachment and fall arrest and restraint on wood and steel structures.
Why would utilities not clear vines off the poles when doing line clearance?
SCE&G crews and more than 800 out of state utility crews work together to restore power to SCE&G customers after winter storm Pax affected much of South Carolina in mid-February 2014. Restoring power to rural customers may take longer due to heavy damage on the electric system.