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.
Power is a necessity in today's modern world. Most of us take for granted the work that it takes to build and maintain the power grid that supplies us with the electricity that powers our lives. Storm Soldiers is a film about the men who make it all happen. The linemen who work tirelessly behind the scenes so we can power our computers, heat our homes and light our lives. Danger is around every corner for linemen and the job is constantly on the top ten list for most dangerous jobs. This film is a tribute to the men and women that literally put their lives on the line everyday. Storm Soldiers has been accepted at two film festivals: DOCUTAH (http://docutah.com/) screening date is Sept. 5 at 5:20 pm. and Louisville Film Festival Oct 10-13.