A critical consideration in the development of smarter electrical grids is to ensure best security practices.
From the Editor
As today’s electric utility industry relies increasingly on digital electronic devices and communications to optimize system operation and increase reliability…
There is a major growth in electrical and computer engineering research focused squarely on what has become known as the smart grid.
In countries with mature economies, power distribution networks play a critical role in supporting the industrialized society.
The existing power delivery system is vulnerable to…
The use of supervisory control and SCADA became popular in the 1960s due to the expense of manual monitoring and control and an increase in the complexity of the systems.
It is generally recognized that a high-bandwidth and highly available networked communication system should overlay the transmission system topology in order to…
A power grid is a critical infrastructure that relies on supervisory control and SCADA systems for monitoring, control, and operation.
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It is an honor and a privilege to have an opportunity to be your IEEE Power & Energy Society president for 2012 and 2013.
Biltmore, located in Asheville in western North Carolina, is considered to be the largest private residence in the United States.
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The awards dinner at the 2011 General Meeting in Detroit featured the presentation of IEEE and IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) awards to worthy recipients.
The IEEE Power & Energy Society’s Web site features a meetings section, which includes calls for papers and additional information about each of the PES-sponsored meetings.
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The best defense against any potential disaster is preparation. Taking the time to protect key assets before disaster strikes can…
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