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EPE Regulatory Compliance Director Shares His Experience as a Veteran

EPE Regulatory Compliance Director Shares His Experience as a Veteran

When EPE’s director of NERC and regulatory compliance joined the military, he did not envision that one day he would work in the energy sector. “At the time, I expected to become a cattle rancher after my service,” said JC Culberson. “But of course, Texas is just as well known for being an energy leader.” Culberson served in the United States Marine Corps from 1993 until 1998 as an Arabic Linguist stationed at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. “My military experience really prepared me for my...

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Electric Power Engineers Named to the 18th Annual Aggie 100™, Honored as Fastest-Growing Company

Electric Power Engineers Named to the 18th Annual Aggie 100™, Honored as Fastest-Growing Company

Austin, Texas (November 7, 2022) – Electric Power Engineers (EPE) of Austin is among the top 100 companies from around the world selected for the 18th annual Aggie 100™ which honors the fastest-growing companies owned by former students of Texas A&M University. EPE was recognized as number 85 with a compound annual growth rate of 40.417%. The Aggie 100 is founded and sponsored by the McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship at Texas A&M University. EPE is a consulting firm comprised of...

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EPE Makes Donations for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

EPE Makes Donations for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among women worldwide. Every October, major breast cancer charities and companies organize Breast Cancer Awareness Month to support the ongoing fight against this disease. The annual campaign is intended to increase public awareness of breast cancer, reduce stigma surrounding the disease, support breast cancer survivors and family members, and raise funds for medical research. “Electric Power Engineers is passionate about our employees’...

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Events

2022 Southeast Renewable Energy Conference

2022 Southeast Renewable Energy Conference

Join representatives from EPE at the 2022 Southeast Renewable Energy Conference from November 30 - December 2 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Meet in-person the utilities, corporates and other market players who are driving the renewable buildout in the Southeast. At the 6th annual Southeast Renewable Energy Summit, the entire Southeast renewable energy community will gather in person to hear from the key players involved. It's your best chance to tap into the regulatory landscape, identify the...

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Sam Maleki to Present at NERC IRPS Monthly Meeting

Sam Maleki to Present at NERC IRPS Monthly Meeting

Sam Maleki, Principal Power System Specialist at EPE, will present at the NERC IRPS Monthly Meeting at 12:00 PM on November 17, 2022. Sam's presentation is titled "Root cause analysis and forensic studies of renewable energy resources tripping in Electro Magnetic Transient (EMT) software." The presentation details the root cause analysis of the unexpected tripping of renewable power plants (wind and Solar). The examples will cover the requirements for the accurate replication of the incidents...

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Webinar: The Significance of the New Era of Data in Transmission & Distribution

Webinar: The Significance of the New Era of Data in Transmission & Distribution

The integration of distributed energy resources (DERs) into the electric grid is an absolute necessity and is accelerating at a rapid pace. However, DER integration is posing significant challenges with legacy energy models, existing generation fleets, and the need to maintain reliability, resilience, security, and stability of electric power systems. Providing a clean yet reliable energy supply will require significant changes on both the transmission and distribution (T&D) levels of the...

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Publications

EPE Compliance & Reliability Newsletter: NERC/ REGIONAL ENTITY/ ISO EDITION – US – Week of October 31-November 11, 2022

EPE Compliance & Reliability Newsletter: NERC/ REGIONAL ENTITY/ ISO EDITION – US – Week of October 31-November 11, 2022

COMPLIANCE & RELIABILITY NEWSLETTER: NERC/ REGIONAL ENTITY/ ISO EDITION - US - Week of October 31-November 11, 2022 IMPORTANT ENERGY, COMPLIANCE, & RELIABILITY NEWS: Distributed resources to earn compensation from Texas grid operator ERCOT ERCOT’s New CEO And PUC Chairman Discuss Improvements To Power Grid Lawmakers Seek Answers from ERCOT on Cryptocurrency Mining ERCOT Schedules Winter Weather Preparedness Workshop PJM CEO Asthana Opens 2022 Annual Meeting Dynamic Line Rating...

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EPE Compliance & Reliability Newsletter: NERC/ REGIONAL ENTITY/ ISO EDITION – US – Week of October 24-November 4, 2022

EPE Compliance & Reliability Newsletter: NERC/ REGIONAL ENTITY/ ISO EDITION – US – Week of October 24-November 4, 2022

COMPLIANCE & RELIABILITY NEWSLETTER: NERC/ REGIONAL ENTITY/ ISO EDITION - US - Week of October 24-November 4, 2022 IMPORTANT ENERGY, COMPLIANCE, & RELIABILITY NEWS: U.S. natgas slides 2% to 3-month low on record output, lower LNG exports New ERCOT CEO wants to restore public But at what cost to consumers? Future Shock Is Here For The Electric Utility Industry PPA Prices Continue Rising as IRA Potential Looms ERCOT approves pilot allowing Tesla VPPs More interregional transmission could...

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EPE Compliance & Reliability Newsletter: NERC/ REGIONAL ENTITY/ ISO EDITION – US – Week of October 17-28, 2022

EPE Compliance & Reliability Newsletter: NERC/ REGIONAL ENTITY/ ISO EDITION – US – Week of October 17-28, 2022

COMPLIANCE & RELIABILITY NEWSLETTER: NERC/ REGIONAL ENTITY/ ISO EDITION - US - Week of October 17 – 28, 2022 IMPORTANT ENERGY, COMPLIANCE, & RELIABILITY NEWS: US POWER TRACKER: Texas grid prices dip on milder weather, weaker gas New $61.6 million transmission project approved to help bring power to Williamson County ERCOT electricity prices vary more with changes in wind power than with electricity demand New report shows weather-related power outages on the rise Power Ancillary...

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