What’s the difference between NERC and FERC?

What’s the difference between NERC and FERC?

The North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) are two important organizations in the electric power industry in the United States. Although they are often mentioned together, they have distinct roles and...
What are the benefits of a smart grid?

What are the benefits of a smart grid?

A smart grid is an upgraded version of the electricity grid that includes various advanced technologies to improve the reliability, efficiency, and security of the power grid. These include two-way communication, automation, and advanced metering infrastructure (AMI)....
2023 SouthWest Electric Distribution Exchange (SWEDE)

2023 SouthWest Electric Distribution Exchange (SWEDE)

Join Electric Power Engineers at the 2023 SouthWest Electric Distribution Exchange (SWEDE) from April 4-6 in Cedar Creek, Texas. SWEDE’s objectives are to facilitate the exchange of technical information between electric utilities in the Southwestern United...