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The Push for Clean Energy

The Push for Clean Energy

This piece was originally published in the January/February 2020 issue of electroindustry. How to Modernize the Grid to Accommodate the Integration of Renewable Energy and Enable the Decarbonization of Society Audrey Wang Gosselin, Engineer, ABB Inc., and Gary Rackliffe, Vice President, Smart Grids and Grid Modernization, ABB Mrs. Wang Gosselin is an engineer in the LEAD Early Career Program. She is bringing business development opportunities to ABB with the Smart Grids and Grid Modernization Read more […]

Economic Gravity at Play in the Electric Power Industry

Economic Gravity at Play in the Electric Power Industry

This piece was originally published in the January/February 2020 issue of electroindustry. Doug Staker, Vice President of Utility Business Development, Enel X Mr. Staker is a pioneer in the world of smart grid technologies, with a focus on smart metering and intelligent energy storage. Today’s electric power industry is migrating through various elements of change. The integration of renewable power at a scale that competes with traditional generation is impressive. Endorsed by renewable Read more […]

Bulletproofing the Grid

Bulletproofing the Grid

This piece was originally published in the September 2016 issue of electroindustry. Petter Fiskerud, Program Manager, Power Transformer Resiliency, ABB Inc. Recent events and developing threats remind us that as essential as the grid is to national and economic security—and our very way of life—it is and always has been vulnerable. The 2013 rifle attack on a California substation that damaged 17 transformers and six circuit breakers, causing 52,000 gallons of oil to be spilled Read more […]