Energy Special Report: June 2020
Mechanical Engineering magazine Special Reports are a multimedia series designed to provide impactful market intelligence for today’s strategic decision makers and technology leaders.
Each Special Report is a deep dive into one of the key technology issues in today’s emerging industries, backed up with both data and industry experience.
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Whitepaper: Clean Energy: Adding Resilience to the Electric Grid
To prepare for hurricanes, earthquakes, and even pandemics, utilities have started emphasizing resilience: an approach that allows the grid to fail in ways that enable workers to bring the electricity supply back online quickly. In this whitepaper, find out how grid operators are adding new technology and changing management approaches to ensure resiliency.
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Video: Boosting Electrical Grid Resilience
Regional electric grid operators recently have begun to see widespread, hard-to-predict events as their biggest threat. Learn from grid operators how they are using technology to ensure resiliency.WATCH VIDEO
Feature Story: Engineering Ways to Improve Electrical Grid Resilience
Utilities have lots of practice repairing lines downed by fallen trees. But when widespread or unusual calamities strike, they look to ways to make the grid less likely to break.
Building Resilience into the Electrical Grid
Electric grid operators are focused on resiliency more now than ever before. In this podcast, Mike Bryson from PJM and Nirmal Paudel from ABB discuss the steps their companies are taking to ensure that the lights stay on no matter what.
Sponsored Content: Magnetic Transmissions Increase Lifespan of Offshore Wind Farms
Mechanical transmission has inherent limitations, namely a susceptibility to wear and overload, because of the continual contact. At Sintex, multiphysics simulation is used to develop and analyze noncontact magnetic couplings.