Monthly Archives: May 2013

PureWave SMS Selected for Wind Institute of Canada Energy Storage Project

The Wind Energy Institute of Canada announced plans to install a battery energy storage system at their Wind R&D site in Prince Edward Island. The goal of the project is to demonstrate the many benefits that energy storage can provide … Continue reading

Posted in Energy Storage, Renewable Energy, Smart Grid, Wind Energy Tagged

S&C Providing Energy Storage Solution for PG&E Pilot Project

PG&E and the California Energy Commission unveiled an innovative new battery energy storage system pilot project to better balance power needs of the electric grid. As S&C’s Troy Miller discusses on S&C’s blog, the system will initially serve as a … Continue reading

Posted in Energy Storage, Renewable Energy, Smart Grid Tagged

Swansea-Based S&C Electric Europe Celebrates Local Success in 5th Year Anniversary

Anniversary testament to company’s £1.5m contribution to the Welsh economy 20th May 2013– S&C Electric Europe Ltd, a Swansea-based company specialising in helping utilities and electricity distribution companies improve electrical grids across Europe as well as integrate renewable energy sources, … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate News

S&C Announces Strategic Partnership with Multi-Million Pound Grid Research Centre

Global smart grid expert invests £100,000 in the University of Strathclyde’s Power Networks Demonstration Centre Strathclyde, 15th May 2013 – S&C Electric Europe Ltd, a smart grid and renewable energy integration expert, today announced a strategic partnership with The University … Continue reading

Posted in Energy Storage, Self-Healing Grids, Smart Grid

S&C Announces CO2 Cleaning Services for Energized Power Equipment

Innovative Cleaning Method Allows for Maintenance without the Outage CHICAGO, May 14, 2013 – S&C Electric Company, a global smart grid leader shaping the future of power delivery, today announces its offering of CO2 cleaning services for energized electrical equipment. … Continue reading

Posted in Commercial/Industrial, Corporate News, Electric Utilities, Overhead Distribution, Power Systems Services, Substation, Underground Distribution

Zpryme Q&A with S&C’s Donivon Hettich

The electric industry is starting to investigate new solutions from the telecommunications sector. The latest communication technology, seamlessly bridged into the existing infrastructure, is an important tool to increase power reliability and efficiency. M2M (Machine To Machine) communications are becoming … Continue reading

Posted in Communication Systems, Distribution Automation, Energy Storage, Grid Connectivity, Grid Optimization, Self-Healing Grids, Smart Grid