Distributed Energy Resources are a game-changer for electric utilities. The challenge has been how to capture real-time data from thousands of assets in order to calculate loss factors by location on the system. T&D World recently discussed how PowerRunner helped one utility find a solution. Read the full article here.
As more and more behind-the-meter DERs, such as renewable generation, electric vehicles, energy storage and load control devices, are deployed, the more critical it will be to model every asset on the system. Read the full article in Electric Energy Online.
In a recent Engerati interview, Dan Garvey discusses PowerRunner's partnership with OSISoft. The goal of the partnership is to support utilities’ operational decision management with near real-time access to critical downstream operational data. Read the full article here.
The Department of Energy estimates that more than 60 percent of the source energy used to generate electricity is lost before it is consumed in our homes. Distribution system losses alone account for over $19 billion in the U.S. annually, in real physical losses and Unaccounted for Energy (UFE), the costs of which are [...]