Alignment of NERC CIP and ISO27001 | Energy Central

Alignment of NERC CIP and ISO27001 | Energy Central
Published via Energy Central Connect with the Author By: Ron Chebra, VP of Grid Modernization rchebra@enernex.com 865-770-4874   The energy industry is a critical infrastructure that is core to our business operations, safety, comfort and general well-being. This has become most evident with recent disasters such as Super Storm Sandy as well as the current Covid-19 pandemic. Unquestionably there is the need to ensure ...

Fault Induced Delayed Voltage Recovery (FIDVR): Modeling and Guidelines | IEEE Xplore

Fault Induced Delayed Voltage Recovery (FIDVR): Modeling and Guidelines | IEEE Xplore
Fault Induced Delayed Voltage Recovery (FIDVR): Modeling and Guidelines Published via IEEE Xplore Abstract Voltage sensitive loads are broadly classified as static or steady state, and dynamic load types. After several years of research and development, Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) and Western Electricity Coordinating Council (WECC) developed the Composite Load Model structure comprising of different types of static loads, electronic lo...

Why is grid modernisation so complicated? Is there an easy button? | Smart Energy International

Published via Smart Energy International Issue I 2020 Connect with the Author Neil Placer Director of Utility Services Consulting nplacer@enernex.com 865-218-4600 x8101     Grid modernisation (Grid Mod) is a complicated topic. To deny so, would be a foolish claim. The traditional utility grid has often been labelled the “most complicated machine ever built”. Given the charter of Grid Mod is to modernise an already com...

IEEE Smart Grid Interview with Sean and Aaron | A Framework to Quantify Resilience Built from the Customer Perspective

IEEE Smart Grid Interview with Sean and Aaron | A Framework to Quantify Resilience Built from the Customer Perspective
IEEE Smart Grid Interview A Framework to Quantify Resilience Built from the Customer Perspective   Sean Morash, Senior Consultant, EnerNex smorash@enernex.com 865-770-4879   Aaron Snyder, Ph.D., Director of Grid Technology Consulting aaron@enernex.com 865-770-4849   In this interview, Sean Morash and Aaron Snyder answer questions from their webinar, A Framework to Quantify Resilience Built from the Custom...

IEEE Smart Grid Interview with Ron Chebra | Bridging the Internet of Things and Grid of Things for Effective Optimization

IEEE Smart Grid Interview with Ron Chebra | Bridging the Internet of Things and Grid of Things for Effective Optimization
IEEE Smart Grid Interview with Ron Chebra Bridging the Internet of Things and Grid of Things for Effective Optimization By: Ron Chebra, VP of Grid Modernization rchebra@enernex.com 865-218-4600 x8108   Ron Chebra, EnerNex Vice President of Grid Modernization, is a recognized thought leader and industry expert in utility modernization. He has deep operating knowledge in technology solutions in areas such as MicroGrids, R...

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     California’s phased implementation of smart inverter functionality addresses power quality issues including issues caused by independent and intermittent renewable energy sources. Recommendations from California’s Smar...

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...

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...

On the Ground Floor of Ohio’s PowerForward Grid Modernization Initiative

On the Ground Floor of Ohio’s PowerForward Grid Modernization Initiative
On the Ground Floor of Ohio’s PowerForward Grid Modernization Initiative A conversation with Ohio utility regulators and EnerNex technical experts on working groups that will guide the state’s regulatory roadmap for distributed energy resources. By: Jeff St. John, Editor, GTM Published via Greentech Media March 29, 2019 Back in 2017, the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio launched the PowerForward initiative, an open-ended considerati...

Data Center Demand Response | Distributed Energy Magazine

Data Center Demand Response | Distributed Energy Magazine
Data Center Demand Response Published March 11, 2019 | Distributed Energy Magazine Sean Morash, Consultant, EnerNex Carsten Baumann, Schneider Electric     Data centers represent roughly 2% of US electricity usage. Because of the digitalization of the modern economy, the thirst for computer power—ultimately served by data centers—continues to grow. At the same time, electrical usage by other end-uses has remained relatively flat...
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