EPIC Growth Spurred by a Passionate and Focused Effort

EPIC Growth Spurred by a Passionate and Focused Effort
EPIC Growth Spurred by a Passionate and Focused Effort By: Ron Chebra, VP of Grid Modernization rchebra@enernex.com 865-218-4600 x8108   Recently, I had the honor and privilege to speak at the 13th Annual Electric Power Industry Conference (EPIC) in Pittsburgh and covered an overview of some of the key challenges and opportunities facing our industry today. The list of topics ranged from defecting customers, including those anticipa...

The Energy Exchange Podcast Episode #5 Now Live!

The Energy Exchange Podcast Episode #5 Now Live!
The Energy Exchange Podcast Episode #5: AMI and More | Realizing the Full Opportunity of Communications {{CODE}} As the utility industry looks to gain more information at the edge of the distribution network, the need to capture, analyze and act upon sensor data presents a unique opportunity to leverage assets and infrastructures that may already be in place.  This is the vision that an AMI system seeks to achieve. While many utilities have deployed...

System Engineering Cyber Security Approaches for Distribution, Transmission and Generation Systems

System Engineering Cyber Security Approaches for Distribution, Transmission and Generation Systems
System Engineering Cyber Security Approaches for Distribution, Transmission and Generation Systems By: Kay Stefferud, Director of Implementation Services kay@enernex.com 865-218-4600 x8104     Like many other systems of systems (SoS), the electric grid is facing challenges as devices originally intended to be either standalone or locally networked are now being connected to both advanced management systems and to non-operational...

The Resiliency Continuum White Paper | Now Available for Download

The Resiliency Continuum White Paper | Now Available for Download
The Resiliency Continuum DOWNLOAD OUR COMPLIMENTARY WHITE PAPER   Overview Storm damage can wreak havoc on the electrical distribution system and instantaneously create a major impact on those who continuously depend on unfettered access to electrical energy. “Keeping the lights on” is a bedrock principle of utility operations, but is increasingly being challenged by more frequent and turbulent natural disasters. The quest for greater ...

Interview with Aaron F. Snyder on Grid Modernization and Resiliency | IEEE Smart Grid

Interview with Aaron F. Snyder on Grid Modernization and Resiliency | IEEE Smart Grid
IEEE Smart Grid Interviews EnerNex's Aaron F. Snyder on Grid Modernization and Resiliency – Frameworks and Case Study In this interview, Aaron answers questions from his IEEE Smart Grid webinar, "Grid Modernization and Resiliency - Frameworks and Case Study." View this webinar on-demand on the IEEE SG Resource Center. This question relates to requests for cost recovery. What problems have you seen around the country in terms of differentiating betwee...

THE ENERGY EXCHANGE PODCAST EPISODE #4 NOW LIVE!

THE ENERGY EXCHANGE PODCAST EPISODE #4 NOW LIVE!
The Energy Exchange Podcast Episode #4| Enterprise Analytics: From Vision to Reality {{CODE}} Today utilities have the potential to harvest a wealth of information to help them better understand, analyze and control the grid. We’re at the beginning of experiencing the explosive area of Grid of Things, where devices not only perform their fit for purpose design, but are a critical part of a holistic mesh of interconnectedness to more effectively deli...

Microgrids & DERS Post Summit Report Available For Download

Microgrids & DERS Post Summit Report Available For Download
Distributed Energy Resources (DER) and Microgrids are very significant innovations and applications that will have both a short-term and long-term impact on the electric industry. Recently, Roosevelt Strategic Council held a comprehensive Summit in Alexandria VA, where these topics were discussed among industry leaders, influencers, regulators, providers and end users in a nonpartisan, educational ‘Town Hall’ forum. During the course of this two day eve...

THE ENERGY EXCHANGE Podcast Episode #3 NOW LIVE!

THE ENERGY EXCHANGE Podcast Episode #3 NOW LIVE!
The Energy Exchange Podcast Episode #3 | Designing the Enterprise for Grid Modernization https://anchor.fm/enernex-energy-exchange This episode explores the challenges and needs utilities have in developing a good foundational solutions architecture that is flexible and extensible enough to support many of their grid modernization programs. Many leading utilities have developed and implemented an established process and methodology to help ensure thei...

Smart Meter Texas

EnerNex was engaged to document and publicize the Smart Meter Texas (SMT) solution. The SMT solution is a common data repository for smart meter data in Texas which can be accessed by customers, and, with customer approval, retail electric providers, and third parties. SMT also facilitates the provisioning of HAN devices. As part of the engagement two separate documents were prepared: Overview of Smart Meter Texas, an executive summary-level doc...

Aaron Snyder, Neil Placer: A Resiliency Framework for Distribution Systems | IEEE Smart Grid Newsletter

Aaron Snyder, Neil Placer: A Resiliency Framework for Distribution Systems | IEEE Smart Grid Newsletter
A Resiliency Framework for Distribution Systems Aaron Snyder Director of Grid Technology Consulting aaron@enernex.com 865-218-4600 x6147 Neil Placer Director of Utility Services Consulting nplacer@enernex.com 865-218-4600 x8101 Originally published in the IEEE Smart Grid Newsletter | September 2018 issue Resiliency is an important topic that is growing in relevance, both in a traditional sense (i.e., being prepared to survive storm ev...