California Utilities Define New Smart Inverter Capabilities | IEEE Smart Grid Newsletter

California Utilities Define New Smart Inverter Capabilities | IEEE Smart Grid Newsletter
California Utilities Define New Smart Inverter Capabilities Originally published in the IEEE Smart Grid June 2019 Newsletter Kay Stefferud, Director of Implementation Services kay@enernex.com 865-770-4867     Dami Soyoye, Consultant dsoyoye@enernex.com 865-770-4858     California’s phased implementation of smart inverter functionality addresses power quality issues including issues caused by ind...

Bridging the Internet of Things and Grid of Things for Effective Optimization

Bridging the Internet of Things and Grid of Things for Effective Optimization
IEEE Smart Grid Webinar Bridging the Internet of Things and Grid of Things for Effective Optimization Presented By: Ron Chebra, VP of Grid Modernization rchebra@enernex.com 865-218-4600 x8108   As more and more distribution assets are connected to the grid operations center, there is an opportunity to gain better insights and telemetric information that serves to inform and enable greater levels of control. In a similar mann...

Episode #12 | The Best of The Energy Exchange Season 1

Episode #12 | The Best of The Energy Exchange Season 1
The Energy Exchange Podcast Episode #12 | The Best of The Energy Exchange Season 1 As we conclude Season 1 of The Energy Exchange, host Ron Chebra gives us an overview of what's been covered, adding commentary around some of the most interesting topics in the electric power industry: big data analytics, enterprise architecture, pre-pay, standards and more. Listen in to this highlight reel and get a preview of what's to come in Season 2. Ab...

Getting Offshore Wind Power on the Grid | T&D World

Getting Offshore Wind Power on the Grid | T&D World
Getting Offshore Wind Power on the Grid Offshore wind power plants need to overcome a number of challenges. Published on T&D World.com | May 29, 2019 David Mueller, Director of Energy Systems Studies dmueller@enernex.com 865-770-4859     Chandra Pallem, Principal Consultant chandra@enernex.com 865-770-4856     Wind power in North America has been an exclusively land-based resource until Decem...

Architecture Plays a Key Role in NERC CIP Compliance

Architecture Plays a Key Role in NERC CIP Compliance
Architecture Plays a Key Role in NERC CIP Compliance Brian Smith bsmith@enernex.com 865-770-4853     If you have been involved with a utility's compliance efforts associated with the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) standards, you understand that documentation is everywhere. Nearly every aspect of the NERC CIP standards starts with the requirement of documenting a proc...

[WEBINAR June 19, 2019] Electric Power Systems Challenges with High Renewable Penetration: Experience and Perspectives from CESI + EnerNex

[WEBINAR June 19, 2019] Electric Power Systems Challenges with High Renewable Penetration: Experience and Perspectives from CESI + EnerNex
Electric Power Systems Challenges with High Renewable Penetration Experience and Perspectives from CESI + EnerNex Wednesday, June 19 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT This joint CESI and EnerNex complementary webinar will offer an international perspective on renewable energy integration, along with current and future challenges set by the ambitious targets for renewable energy sources. Keeping the grid reliable and secure as renewable growth accelerates are s...

Wind Plant Transient Evaluation Studies

Wind Plant Transient Evaluation Studies
Wind Plant Transient Evaluation Studies By: Tom Grebe, Principal Consultant tgrebe@enernex.com 865-770-4880     Power system apparatus, such as transformers, switchgear, and cables may be exposed to various types of transients. High-frequency transients and very steep overvoltages may cause problems for electrical equipment because they can cause local overstressing of the insulation system. Wind plant collector circuit breaker ...

Episode #11 | Accelerating Standardization and Interoperability: The Wi-Sun Alliance Approach

Episode #11 | Accelerating Standardization and Interoperability: The Wi-Sun Alliance Approach
The Energy Exchange Podcast Episode #11 | Accelerating Standardization and Interoperability: The Wi-Sun Alliance Approach Wi-SUN Alliance: A global ecosystem of member companies seeking to accelerate the implementation of open standards-based Field Area Networks (FAN) and the Internet of Things (IoT). Host and EnerNex Vice President Ron Chebra talks with Phil Beecher, President and CEO of Wi-Sun Alliance, on interoperability, security, the proce...

Systems Engineering Approaches to Address Cybersecurity Challenges of the Electric Grid | Electric Energy T&D Magazine

Systems Engineering Approaches to Address Cybersecurity Challenges of the Electric Grid | Electric Energy T&D Magazine
Systems Engineering Approaches to Address Cybersecurity Challenges of the Electric Grid Published via Electric Energy T&D Magazine - 2019 Quarterly Issue 2 By: Kay Stefferud, Director of Implementation Services kay@enernex.com 865-218-4600 x8104     Like many systems of systems, the electric grid is facing challenges as devices and applications originally intended to be either standalone or locally networked are now b...

[WEBINAR: July 30, 2019] System Engineering Approaches to Electric Grid Cybersecurity Challenges

[WEBINAR: July 30, 2019] System Engineering Approaches to Electric Grid Cybersecurity Challenges
[COMPLEMENTARY WEBINAR] System Engineering Approaches to Electric Grid Cybersecurity Challenges Tuesday, July 30, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT Like many other systems of systems, the electric grid is facing challenges as devices originally intended to be either standalone or locally networked are now being connected to the Internet. In addition, the electric grid is facing unique challenges as the need to reduce carbon output is resulting in rapi...
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