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Sonal Patel | February 1 2018 12:00 am

Six Forces Disrupting the Power Sector

Multiple disparate trends could forcefully reshape power systems around the world. As electricity markets transform, technologies advance, industries ...
Steve Bowen, Charles Butler and Samuel M. Smith, PhD | February 1 2018 12:00 am

Using Artificial Intelligence to Protect the U.S. Power Grid

The North American Electric Reliability Corp. (NERC) standard on physical security—known as Critical Infrastructure Protection-014 (CIP-014)& ...
Eitan Vesely | February 1 2018 12:00 am

Unsupervised Machine Learning: The Path to Industry 4.0 for the Coal Industry

Artificial intelligence and machine learning aren’t just fictional pieces of futuristic Hollywood movies. Power plants can deploy these ...
Aaron Larson | January 25 2018 12:33 pm

Exercise Proves Hacking a Threat to Nuclear Power Plants

Cybersecurity is a topic covered frequently in the pages of POWER magazine, and one that all power plants need to take seriously. A recent simulation ...
Calvin Biesecker | January 17 2018 1:35 pm

Commerce Agency, Energy Sector Collaborating On Cyber Protections

A Commerce Department agency, energy sector and technology providers are partnering in a new initiative aimed at finding solutions for protecting ...
Steve Bowen | January 3 2018 7:45 am

Overcoming IIoT, Edge Networking Challenges

As power plants and substations become more connected, the need for rugged networking equipment built to withstand tough conditions is amplified. The ...
Abby L. Harvey | December 1 2017 12:00 am

Solar Power's Golden Opportunity: Connected Tech

The solar industry has the opportunity to integrate intelligent technology, including some that was originally developed for conventional energy ...
Sonal Patel | November 16 2017 7:50 am

Emerson Offers New $29B Bid to Take Over Rockwell Automation

Global technology and engineering giant Emerson renewed its bid for a $29 billion takeover of Rockwell Automation, the world's largest dedicated ...
Press Release | November 8 2017 8:59 am

The Industrial Internet Consortium Announces the Digital Solar Plant Testbed led by LTI and GE Digital

The Digital Solar Plant testbed evaluates solutions to accurately predict energy generation, improve utilization and reduce maintenance costs NEEDHAM, ...
Press Release | November 8 2017 8:59 am

The Industrial Internet Consortium Announces the Digital Solar Plant Testbed led by LTI and GE Digital

The Digital Solar Plant testbed evaluates solutions to accurately predict energy generation, improve utilization and reduce maintenance costs NEEDHAM, ...
Darrell Proctor | November 1 2017 12:00 am

Asset Performance Management: Strategies to Mitigate Risk

If funds were unlimited, digital technology could be utilized in countless ways to improve plant performance and reduce downtime. But costs do matter, ...
Michael Donohue | November 1 2017 12:00 am

Best Practices for Choosing a Predictive Maintenance Partner

Predictive analytics software offers many benefits when appropriately selected. However, finding the best solution for a given situation can be ...
Sonal Patel | October 24 2017 11:14 am

DHS, FBI Identify Tactics in Cyberattack Campaign Targeting Industrial Control Systems

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) warned in an e-mail on October 20 that an ongoing cyberattack ...
Gerald Ondrey | July 3 2017 11:36 pm

Bilfinger to install demonstration and testing facility for Industry 4.0

Realistic test conditions form a basic prerequisite for the successful development of Industry 4.0 applications for the process industry. Yet, ...
Chemical Engineering | April 1 2017 12:00 am

Predict product performance with a digital twin

The latest release of STAR-CCM+ software, v12.02, includes several new features to help product development organizations enhance and accelerate ...
Sonal Patel | April 1 2017 12:00 am

New Approaches for Transformer Operation and Maintenance

Technology advancements and new regulatory requirements could reshape how power plant owners operate and maintain large power transformers. Experts ...
Gail Reitenbach, PhD | May 1 2016 12:00 am

Are Open System Controls Coming to Power Plants?

In the information technology world, open-source platforms and software, as an alternative to proprietary ones, have long been commonly accepted. In ...
POWER | January 1 2016 12:00 am

Big Data and the Industrial Internet Meet the Power Plant

Another megatrend has hit the power generation industry: the Internet of Things (IoT)—countless devices with embedded electronics, sensors, and ...

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