The Rock Island Clean Line is a 500-mile overhead, direct current transmission line that will transport clean energy from northwest Iowa to Illinois and other states to the East.The Rock Island Clean Line will deliver 3,500 megawatts of renewable power and will create thousands of jobs; support low-cost power; and result in cleaner air and water.
This video highlights a series of tests held at EPRI's laboratory in Lenox, MA, that measure the stress points and tolerances of power lines, poles and other equipment in an on-going research effort to help make the nation's grid more resilient.
SafeGear arc resistant switchgear. Your technician could be injured in an arc flash. More than 20 times each year, someone is seriously injured or killed by an arc flash in the US. Watch this short video to learn how ABB's SafeGear arc-resistant switchgear incorporates a variety of innovations to reduce arc-flash incidents and protect the health and safety of your technicians.
PG&E Opens $28.5 Million State-of-the-Art Electric Control Center in Fresno
PG&E has opened a state-of-the-art, $28.5 million electric distribution grid control center. By early next year, it will be one of three new grid control centers - the others in Concord and Rocklin - that will control PG&E's 140,000-circuit-mile electric distribution system that delivers electricity to homes and businesses.
Video segment presented at the 31st ILRA Banquet in Overland Park KS
JM Test Systems, Inc. wrote: The Raptor sets a new standard for the design of primary injection test equipment. Leading edge technology and superior engineering have been combined into a small, yet powerful and remarkably portable package to make electrical commissioning and maintenance jobs safer, more accurate, and far more efficient.