Smart Power Grid

December 2021
NYPA Deploys Grid-enhancing Technology to Optimize Transmission Capacity
The New York Power Authority (NYPA), the country’s largest state-owned public power organization, announced that it will deploy grid enhancing technology to help unlock additional transmission capacity to enable more renewable energy to reach the grid. The non-contact LiDAR (light detection and ranging) sensors wi
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AC or DC? Powering Intelligent Buildings

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Figure 1: The DC-powered home

Most electronics requires DC at board level and even motor-driven AC machines are often ‘smart’, inverter-driven types, that operate internally from a high voltage DC bus. At the same time, buildings are becoming more ‘intelligent’ adding convenience, productivity and reducing energy consumption. This ca
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