Embedded generation adds value to municipal grids

Microgrids and distributed energy resources (DERs) represent the grid of the future. So says Schneider Electric’s Poonam Lutchman. Speaking at the recent AMEU Convention in Cape Town, Lutchman said that municipalities need to become autonomous and secure sustainable revenue by getting ready for DER. The integration of DERs into grids makes these grids more complex […]

Switchgear company wins prestigious award

Lucy Electric UK has been awarded a Certified Emissions Measurement and Reduction Scheme (CEMARS) certificate for its continued commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The company is regarded a leader in secondary power distribution solutions with over 100 years’ industry experience. Specialising in high-performance medium voltage switchgear for utility, industrial and commercial applications, it enables […]

Software update includes extended language options

Digsilent Buyisa has announced the release of the new service pack PowerFactory 2019 SP3. This new service pack comes with a series of fixes and improvements. The company says that this service pack supports localisation of the user interface for various languages including English, German, French, Spanish, Chinese, Turkish and now Russian. The company says […]