The latest in power products on display: Automation & Power World (APW) is coming up in March, offering you the opportunity to see the latest in power technology. It's also a chance to attend cutting-edge seminars and talk face-to-face with ABB experts about your specific problems and needs. Watch this short video from a recent APW to get a sense of the amazing scope of new technology you can view firsthand in the exhibit area. Then register to attend this must-see...
The Ice Buster is a high-quality tool that's designed to attach to the fiberglass hot stick you already carry on your truck, and it can be safely used from the ground without having to climb a pole or climb into a bucket. Just lift it to the wire and walk, letting it ride the line behind you. The Ice Buster turns and shears away the ice with just light to moderate effort on your part, depending on the size of the conductor and ice accumulation. In other words, it works while you walk.
SHE Transmission: Caithness Moray Transmission Reinforcement
Video describing Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission's plans to install a subsea HVDC cable between Caithness and Moray to transmit the electricity generated from renewable energy developments onto the national grid.
American Transmission Co. is proposing to reinforce the electrical transmission grid in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and northeastern Wisconsin to address generation changes, changes in demand, the evolution of a wholesale electricity market and emerging reliability concerns.
T&D World Editorial Director Rick Bush interviews EPRI's Andrew Phillips on the future of dynamic rating and predictive grid capacity forecasts.