The power sector craves stability. Trump has brought it chaos. Researchers at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) have apparently come up with an eco-friendly & operationally proficient proton-driven battery model. Through this invention, RMIT is certain that it has made a commendable contribution toward clean & green environment. Reportedly, RMIT researchers have published … Continue reading The power sector craves stability. Trump has brought it chaos.
TVA plots new future with stagnant or declining demand for power January brought the coldest streak of weather in the Tennessee Valley in a decade, setting three of the top 12 all-time winter peaks for TVA and the biggest one-day consumption of electricity in TVA’s 85-year history. But last month’s weather-induced boost in power consumption … Continue reading #TVA plots new future with stagnant or declining demand for power
Power & utility cybersecurity begins and ends with secure messaging To mitigate cyber threats and the many dangers of email phishing, many power and utilities companies have begun to adopt secure messaging platforms, writes Vaporstream CEO Galina Datskovsky. In October 2017, the cybersecurity firm FireEye issued an alarming report accusing North Korean state-sponsored-hackers of targeting … Continue reading Power & utility cybersecurity begins and ends with secure messaging
Six Forces Disrupting the Power Sector Multiple disparate trends could forcefully reshape power systems around the world. As electricity markets transform, technologies advance, industries converge, consumption patterns change, environmental concerns increase, and “prosumers” emerge, power companies must innovate and evolve to deal with the disruptions. In a recent lecture at Rice University in Houston, distinguished … Continue reading Six Forces Disrupting the Power Sector
Merry Christmas, Texas Power! Love, Texas Power Surprises are nice but, sometimes the best Christmas gifts are the ones you give yourself. The Electric Reliability Council of Texas recently released its usual year-end projections of the state’s power market. The outlook has shifted dramatically since May (which is when ERCOT releases its first take every … Continue reading Merry Christmas, #Texas Power! Love, #Texas Power
GE refocuses on power sector as a core business in new turnaround plan GE equipment accounts for about one-third of power generated worldwide. But the power generation business is not what it used to be, and that is not good news for GE. GE’s share price has taken a pounding. The price dropped as much … Continue reading #GE refocuses on power sector as a core business in new turnaround plan