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Modernizing the world’s power grid

GreenBiz

Sponsored: A clean energy future will require the transformation of today’s power grid. To get there, businesses, utilities and governments must work together.

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Bolstering Power Grid Cybersecurity in an Era of Hybrid Threats

POWER Magazine

Soon after Russia invaded Ukraine in February 2022, Russian government-affiliated hackers orchestrated cyberattacks that targeted Ukraine’s electrical grid and energy infrastructure.

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Deloitte Report Details Importance of Energy Storage to U.S. Power Grid

POWER Magazine

power grid, and to provide grid flexibility and reliability. Power Grid appeared first on POWER Magazine. Energy industry analysts have said energy storage will be needed to support the integration of renewable energy into the U.S.

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Power Grid Investments Improve Reliability and Make Blackouts Less Likely

POWER Magazine

While power outages are not uncommon in the U.S., However, this summer marks the 20th anniversary of […] The post Power Grid Investments Improve Reliability and Make Blackouts Less Likely appeared first on POWER Magazine. widespread blackouts that last more than a couple of hours are pretty rare.

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Accelerated renewable energy deployment, energy storage needed for a resilient power grid in Puerto Rico

TechXplore

With a lot of solar and wind power, energy storage, and advanced extreme weather impact modeling, Puerto Rico could achieve a 100% renewable power grid by 2050. These and other recommendations are the results of the "Puerto Rico Grid Resilience and Transitions to 100% Renewable Energy Study" (PR100), announced Feb.

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Second-life bus batteries backup Poland’s power grid

Smart Energy International

Polish power distribution company Tauron has launched an energy storage facility project in Poland, using second-life electric bus batteries to support power grid management. The warehouse contains a power of 150kW and a capacity of 150kWh in Jaworzno and already cooperates with the power grid, says the DSO in a release.

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The world’s power grids, 50 million miles’ worth, need a major overhaul

The Verge: Energy

Photo by Costfoto / NurPhoto via Getty Images Governments and utilities need to add or replace the equivalent of virtually all the world’s power grids by 2040 to reliably keep the lights on while cleaning up pollution from the power sector. But power grids aren’t keeping up, and it puts that 1.5-degree