How smart can the grid really be?

by Dale Pudney, HVT Power Systems and Luo Wei, NR Electric With the improvement of electronic communications and computing technology, it becomes possible to integrate and improve the capabilities of the protection and automation systems on our power grids. Download the PDF document

Back to the beginning through smart grid

by EK Onwunta and MTE Kahn, Cape Peninsula University of Technology In the beginning generation was local  and supplied local demand. That changed because of technological advancements with improved efficiency and economies of scale. Modern society is highly dependent on the availability of cheap and reliable electricity. A revival of interest in distributed generation implies […]