November/December 2014 | IEEE Power & Energy Magazine
IEEE Power & Energy Society
Piecing the Picture Together
Energy for All
Connecting the Dots
Distributed Management Systems
The Waves of Wind
Keeping the Smart Grid Safe
Lessons Learned
Taking a Global Look
The New World
The Emerging Field of Data Analytics
Plugging into DC
Electrifying Education
All in a Day's Work
Facing New Challenges
Reaching for the Light
Seasons of Change
Protection from the Storm
Europe Lights the Way
Global Changes

From the Editor

Introduction to this Issue

By 2050, the world’s population is expected to reach 9 billion, up from around 7 billion today. Combined with rising standards of living, this may…

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Guest Editorial

Introduction to the Feature Articles

The electric power system’s mix of generation provides capacity and generates electrical energy using a variety of fuels…

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Feature Articles

During the winter of 2013–2014, ISO-NE, the independent system operator bulk electric system operator for the…

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By Mark Babula and Kevin Petak

South America is one of the most dynamic regions for the joint development of natural gas and electricity…

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By Hugh Rudnick, Luiz Barroso, Gabriel Cunha and Sebastian Mocarquer

This article provides an overview of the EU electricity and natural gas sectors by focusing on the specific case…

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By José Gil, Ángel Caballero and Antonio J. Conejo

Electricity continues to be the cornerstone of every developing economy, with many untapped opportunities…

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By Osman Bülent Tör and Mohammad Shahidehpour

This article describes the national fuel mix and electric system plans of South Korea…

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By Jaeseok Choi

Uncertainties surrounding the continued operation of older coal generation units, the increased penetration of…

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By Richard Levitan, Sara Wilmer and Richard Carlson

Departments & Columns

  • Leader’s Corner

    I had just arrived at the Gaylord Hotel in National Harbor, Maryland, the venue of 2014 IEEE PES General Meeting…

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  • Society News

    During the 2014 PES T&D Conference and Exposition in Chicago this past April, the conference’s 50th anniversary…

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  • Book Review

    A review of Smart Grid: Communication-Enabled Intelligence for the Electric Power Grid.

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  • Calendar

    The IEEE Power & Energy Society website features a meetings section, which includes calls for papers and…

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  • In My View

    There are several reasons to embrace the natural-gas-fired generation of electricity, including relatively low emissions…

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