Archive for July, 2011

The Future of Distribution Management Systems

Jul 28, 2011 No Comments by

The Smart Grid is emerging as a collection of applications and approaches which will enable greater customer participation, an increased penetration of renewable energy and significant efficiency gains for the electrical utility. Utilities are hoping that large efficiency gains can be achieved through the deployment and enhancement of Distribution Management Systems (DMSs), which are widely […]

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Getting the public behind smart grids

Jul 27, 2011 No Comments by

Scotland’s First Minister, Alex Salmond, has said he intends for 100% of the country’s energy to come from renewable sources by 2020. While this target is completely unrealistic (though it would undeniably pave the way to future independence) it has once again brought into focus the public’s attitudes towards wind power. The government clearly loves […]

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