Citations with the tag: POWER resources -- Management
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- Managing the changing energy markets.
Makkonen, Simo // Modern Power Systems; Nov93, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p55
Focuses on the development of real-time energy management systems to provide a solution to the task of efficiently supplying energy with reduced production costs despite changing energy markets and growing environmental concern. Optimization; System architecture; System functions; Forecasting...
- Energy management systems.
Makkonen, Simo // Electric Light & Power; Oct94, Vol. 72 Issue 10, 1994 Information... p25
Presents a directory of companies which supply energy management systems in the United States. Includes ABB Power T&D Co. Inc.; Active Control Inc.; Advanced Control Systems; American Science and Engineering; Automatic Switch Co., Switch Products Division; Brayden Automation Corp.; CAE...
- Consulting services, SCADA/EMS.
Makkonen, Simo // Electric Light & Power; Oct94, Vol. 72 Issue 10, 1994 Information... p53
Presents a directory of companies which provide consulting services regarding supervisory control and data acquisition and energy management systems in the United States. Includes ABB Power T&D Co. Inc.; ASW Systems Division; Auspex Inc.; Automated Control Concepts; Boyle Engineering Corp.,...
- National lab sets goals for good integrated resource planning.
Makkonen, Simo // Electric Light & Power; Mar1993, Vol. 71 Issue 3, p3
Reports on the development of a formal guideline on integrated resource planning (IRP) from the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). Energy Policy Act of 1992; `A Good Integrated Resource Plan: Guidelines for Electric Utilities and Regulators'; Checklist for a good IRP; IRP rule for the...
- Energy management opportunities.
Johnson, Nicholas A. // Engineered Systems; Nov96, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p42
Focuses on the areas of potential cost savings pertaining to energy management. Includes actual energy consumption reduction; Energy-unit cost reduction; Implementation of energy-saving design features; Need to combine energy source selection with efficient heating, ventilation and air...
- Managing Energy Challenges in an Era of Uncertainty.
Dickerman, Bob // San Diego Business Journal; 12/3/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 49, p47
Comments on energy management issues in California. Significance of energy price and supply security; Importance of identifying and making critical investments to reduce risk exposure; Unpreparedness of companies in dealing with the complexities of the energy environment.
Dickerman, Bob // Technology Teacher; Nov94, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p6
Reports that the National Energy Foundation's Total Energy Management in Schools (TEAMS) education program is boosting awareness of energy efficiency among students in the United States. Program design; Contact information.
- Energy Management Practices Provide Manufacturing Advantage.
Kamen, James A. // Energy User News; Sep2002, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p14
Focuses on the benchmarking of energy management process in the U.S. Adaptation of the practice of using energy at the exact time and location; Implications of the efficiency of the energy management process.
- Utilities as ESCOs.
Klein // Energy User News; Oct99, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p12
Reports on the trend among utilities of offering energy management services. Creation of independent unregulated service subsidiaries by regulated utilities; Con Edison Solutions in White Plains, New York, as a typical example of a regulated utility forming subsidiary businesses; Services...
- The Duprey Companies.
Klein // Business NH Magazine; Aug2011, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p21
The article offers information on the energy-saving measures at the Duprey Cos. which owns and operates hospital and commercial properties in northern New England.
- How to determine your power requirements.
LAMB, COLBY // Countryside & Small Stock Journal; Mar/Apr99, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p116
Offers suggestions on how to run the generator to charge the batteries each day. Discussion on some energy laws; Charging rate for an inverter; Fuel requirement for the generator.
- Stable modeling in energy risk management.
Khindanova, Irina; Atakhanova, Zauresh // Mathematical Methods of Operations Research; 2002, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p225
High price volatility in energy markets compels the companies to adopt and implement policies for measurement and management of the energy risk. A popular measure of risk exposure is the Value at Risk (VaR). Traditional methods of estimation of VaR used by major energy companies fail to capture...
- Ancillary services: The bridge from generation to transmission.
Stanton, James R.; Giovando, CarolAnn // Power; Sep/Oct2000, Vol. 144 Issue 5, p76
Discusses the ancillary services of electric power generators. Primary means of voltage support; Important requirement for reactive power; Typical interconnection arrangements between power generators and power transmission owners.
- Energy Management The Last Untamed Resource.
Thompson, Olin // Food Engineering; Oct2002, Vol. 74 Issue 10, p57
Reports the use of an enterprise energy management systems to integrate business processes involved in energy decision-making at food industry in the U.S. Quality of production materials; Details on the operating costs of materials, labor and energy in most food plants; Focus on the...
- Entergy Integrated Solutions now offers expanded services.
Thompson, Olin // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News; 6/10/96, Vol. 198 Issue 6, p4
Reports on Entergy Integrated Solutions' offering an expanded line of products and services for the energy services market. Energy management packages; Featured products; Comments from company officials.
- All-of-the-above approach needed for U.S. to achieve energy security.
Hall, Ralph // Hill; 2/23/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 17, p33
The article presents the author's views regarding the need to support energy sources and reduce production cost to strengthen the enonomy in the U.S.
- New venture proposes projects in Northwest.
Hall, Ralph // ENR: Engineering News-Record; 2/28/94, Vol. 232 Issue 9, p25
Reports on the emergence of Power Resource Managers Inc. (PRM) as a competitor to the Bonneville Power Administration. Construction of plants in the Pacific Northwest; Membership requirements; PRM as a spin-off of CH2M Hill.
- Sound Electrical Infratructure.
DeSpirito, tony // Buildings; Oct99, Vol. 93 Issue 10, p34
Talks about the factors that generate an expansive market for power protection equipment. Importance of the integrity of a building's wiring system and power quality planning; Greatest source of power problems encountered when implementing an information processing solution; Need to understand...
- Forum to Discuss On-site Power Generation.
DeSpirito, tony // WaterWorld; Jun2000, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p48
Reports on the Energy Efficiency Forum for the Water and Wastewater Industry scheduled for August 27-29, 2000 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Featuring of information on conservation, purchasing and efficient use of power; Host and sponsors of the forum; Case studies examining successful...
- Warm Front overhaul needed, says minister.
Milne, Roger // Utility Week; 2/13/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p40
The article reports that British Energy and Climate Change Minister Joan Ruddock has indicated the need for an urgent action to address fuel poverty. A report by the National Audit Office Into Warm Front called for improved targeting, re-consideration of the maximum grant allowed and changes to...
- ADCAP designers choose Autotest for power supply monitoring.
Keller, John // Military & Aerospace Electronics; Jun98, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p24
Reports that Raytheon Corporation has chosen Autotest Company's Model 625 AC-DC power supply tester for the United States Navy Mk 48 Advanced Capability torpedo (ADCAP). Explanations from Gary Kohl of Raytheon; Other innovative product of Autotest.
- Ideas Are Plentiful.
Heslin, Kevin // Energy & Power Management; Mar2007, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p4
The article reflects on several comments from notable people in the energy industry in the U.S. regarding the January 2007 issue of the journal. Steven Heins of Orion Systems provided a lot of information about an idea that regulators in many states consider very realistic. Data Center Issues...
- MAXIMIZING POWER SUPPLY EFFICIENCY.
Smith, Andrew // ECN: Electronic Component News; Dec2007, Vol. 51 Issue 15, p21
The article focuses on the adoption of the circuit switching techniques by power supply designers to reduce power consumption in the U.S. It stresses on the addition of large primary switching transistor to boost high end performance. It emphasizes the use of synchronous rectification in the...
- Matching demand with supply in real-time.
Smith, Andrew // Modern Power Systems; Jan94, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p39
Features Great Britain firm National Grid Company's integrated energy management system. System design and delivery by Siemens Empros; Aim of improving the efficiency of transmission network operations; Configuration; Network applications; Network functions; Training simulator.
- PUC powers up reliability plan for power users.
Smith, Andrew // San Diego Business Journal; 02/02/98, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p12
Reports that the California Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has instituted an Electricity Reliability Program to help utilities and consumers deal with prolonged power outages. Provision of tips on how to prevent power outages and restore power quickly should an outage occur; Discussion of...
- Booking on cost.
Smith, Andrew // Energy User News; Oct99, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p5
Presents information on the book `Maximize Your Energy Dollars: A Strategic Approach to Energy Management,' from Statoil Energy. Contents; Contact information.
- Three sectors, one address.
Smith, Andrew // New Orleans Magazine; May2003, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p32
Reports on the opening of New Orleans, Louisiana-based University of New Orleans' Center for Energy Resources Management in March 2003. Size of the building; Functions of the center; Advantages of the center for researchers, businesses and government regulators.
- Peabody Energy Chairman and CEO Greg Boyce outlines 'Peabody Plan' to eliminate energy poverty and inequality.
Smith, Andrew // Coal International; Jan/Feb2011, Vol. 259 Issue 1, p11
Information on the topics discussed at the 21st World Energy Congress in Montreal, Quebec is presented. It highlights an outline of a multi-step plan to eradicate energy poverty and inequality by opening the power of coal. The event was attended by Gregory H. Boyce, chief executive officer (CEO)...
- Power Rangers.
RUNDLE, ELAINE // Government Technology; Nov2009, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p44
The article features the anti-idling Independence Package, a power management system supplied by Energy Xtreme to the Dallas Police Department in Texas. Ross Johnson, director of business development for Energy Xtreme, says that the equipment can provide a maximum of five hours of power even...
- Trade secret.
Wilcox, Jeremy // Power Economics; Oct2003, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p27
Looks into the plans of Europe on the development of an emission commodity market as a competitive energy program for the development of its energy industry. Legislation passed by the governments concerning the energy sector; Estimates presented on the costs of emission compliance by the...
- National Grid talks of greater capacity share.
Wilcox, Jeremy // Professional Engineering; 9/17/2008, Vol. 21 Issue 16, p8
The article reports that the National Grid is in talks with European energy companies on increasing the amount of exchangeable electrical capacity between Great Britain and the continent. Accordingly, many European countries plan to modify their networks to accommodate the growth of renewable...
- UK LNG: foreign suppliers are failing to deliver.
Wilcox, Jeremy // MarketWatch: Global Round-up; May2008, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p168
The article reports on the failure of liquefied natural gas (LNG) deliveries despite the rise of wholesale gas prices (WGPs) in Great Britain. It states that the increase price of WGPs did not encourage shippers to divert LNG supplies away from the premium buyer, and suggests the needs to...
- Towards a More Sustainable Use of Scarce Metals.
Wager, Patrick A.; Lang, Daniel J.; Wittmer, Dominic; Bleischwitz, Raimund; Hagel�ken, Christian // GAIA: Ecological Perspectives for Science & Society; 2012, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p300
In the past few decades, geochemically scarce metals have become increasingly relevant for emerging technologies in domains such as energy supply arid storage, information and communication, lighting or transportation, which are regarded as cornerstones in the transition towards a sustainable...
- Energy Conservation Effects of Heat Source Systems for Business Use by Advanced Centrifugal Chillers.
Ueda, Kenji; Togano, Yoshie; Shimoda, Yoshiyuki // ASHRAE Transactions; 2009, Vol. 115 Issue 2, p640
The COP of the latest fixed-speed centrifugal chiller is more than 6.4 and that of the latest variable-speed centrifugal chiller driven by an inverter reaches a 21.9 COP. This tremendous high performance is very effective for advanced heat source systems. Many energy conservation studies have...
- Plant Life Management and Long-term Operation.
Kovacs, Pal // Nuclear Plant Journal; Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p40
The article discusses the management of nuclear power plants and its long-term operation. It was stated that in most Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development countries with nuclear power plant programs, longer-term operation of the nuclear power plants has been accepted as a...
- Seeing RED.
Kovacs, Pal // Finweek; 9/18/2008 Survey Namibia, p38
The article focuses on the condition of Erongo Regional Electricity Distributor Co. which has come under much criticism from its customers about higher costs in Namibia. It notes that the company has already accounted 56% of its business serving the coastal towns of Swakopmound, Henties Bay and...
- Solutions: Energy Management.
Kovacs, Pal // Chain Store Age; Jun2000, Vol. 76 Issue 6, p6B
Presents strategies for improving energy management systems of retail stores in the United States. Advice of Jim Scarth, director of construction of Mars Music; Impact of Blockbuster's decision to outsource its utility-bill-payment and utility-audit functions; Energy management solutions...
- UPS Battery Maintenance 101.
Sember, Robert // EC&M Electrical Construction & Maintenance; Oct2010, Vol. 109 Issue 10, p12
The article presents questions and answers related to uninterruptible power supply (UPS) battery including the average lifespan of UPS batteries, the difference between user-replaceable and hot-swappable batteries, and the implication of useful life's end for these batteries. INSET: Factors...
- Devices Stop Most Power-Line Disturbances.
Morrison, David // Power Electronics Technology; Jun2008, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p45
The article discusses the protection devices which use the Current & Voltage Surge Supressor (CVSS) technology of Innovolt. Some of these devices include the Plug In Protector, Power Manager, and Power Asset Manager which offer different levels of functionality beyond the protection functions....
- Power Sensing's Power.
ALBERT, MARK // Modern Machine Shop; Oct2011, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p14
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- THE THERMAL COST OF PERFORMANCE.
Israelsohn, Joshua // EDN Europe; Nov2006, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p30
No abstract available.
- AEP OHIO PROVIDES MORE THAN $125,000 IN ASSISTANCE IN A MONTH.
Israelsohn, Joshua // Utility Automation & Engineering T&D; Aug2009, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p12
The article offers information on the Neighbor to Neighbor Program that helped 450 low income customers of American Electric Power Inc. (AEP) in Ohio. It states that consumers applied for the 125, 000 U.S. dollars assistant grant that helped them to maintain or restore electric service....
- AWEA GIVES TRANSMISSION BELOW AVERAGE GRADE.
Israelsohn, Joshua // Utility Automation & Engineering T&D; Aug2009, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p12
The article reports on the wind report card with a C- in transmission released by the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) in the U.S. It states that the reports card examines the feasibility of the 20 percent of electricity supply received by the nation from wind energy by 2030. It also...
- Reducing ICT-related Carbon Emissions: An Exemplar for Global Energy Policy?
Ruth, Stephen // IETE Technical Review; May/Jun2011, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p207
While controversy swirls globally about carbon emissions and electricity use, the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector has achieved significant, positive results already, especially in the developed nations. Some central processing units have reduced power use by 90% or more,...
- Back 2 Basics.
Mckew, Howard // Engineered Systems; Dec2010, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p10
The article focuses on the energy solution enforced by the Back2Back (B2B) energy retrocommissioning using ATC/FPT system in BAS computer campus. It states that the energy initiatives which will be connected to the campus aims to monitor and evaluate the central air system energy performance of...
- CELEBRATING (?) EARTH OVERSHOOT DAY.
Mckew, Howard // Rachel's Democracy & Health News; 9/25/2008, Issue 978, p1
The author reflects on the too much consumption of natural resources. He relates the sign of what happens when debt and spending get out of control to presages of disastrous consequences from ecological ovespending. The author provides examples, from which people can acquire to attain ecological...
- Motivations behind China�s Foreign Oil Quest: A Perspective from the Chinese Government and the Oil Companies.
Chen, Shaofeng // Journal of Chinese Political Science; Apr2008, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p79
China� economic boom has produced a surging appetite for fossil fuels, particularly oil. To foster and sustain its economic development, China has taken a series of steps to quench its thirst for energy. The most striking measure is its high-profile oil diplomacy, centering on the goal of...
- Kazakhstan Energy Market Overview.
Chen, Shaofeng // Kazakhstan Oil & Gas Report; Q3 2009, p11
The article presents an overview of the energy market of Kazakhstan in the third quarter of 2009. The country has the largest oil reserves base of the Caspian Sea region and accounts for more than half of Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) regional production. It considers a 34% reduction in crude...
- Scalable Energy Networks to Promote Energy Security.
ROEGE, PAUL E. // JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly; 2011 3rd Quarter, Issue 62, p125
The article focuses on the benefits of scalable energy networks to energy security. It states that scalable energy networks will provide flexible management and distribution of electrical energy. It mentions that energy networks could help soldiers enhance their performance in the field and...
- Energy savings MAID to order.
Woolery, Bob // Communications News; Mar/Apr2009, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p26
The article the discusses the energy-saving power of the massive array of idle disks (MAID) 2.0 technology. It mentions that it comprises with intelligent power management (IPM). The levels of multiple power saving modes of MAID 2.0 is presented. It states that it is easy to use and its energy...