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September 9, 2013
2013 Transmission Reliability R&D Peer Review Presentations Available

The agendas and presentations from the June and August 2013 Transmission Reliability R&D Program reviews are now available for download.

September 6, 2013
Amended Notice of Intent for the Northern Pass Transmission Line Project Published in the Federal Register

The Department of Energy announces its intent to modify the scope of the Northern Pass Transmission Line Project Environmental Impact Statement and to conduct additional public scoping meetings. The Federal Register Notice, which is now available for downloading, includes information on how to submit comments and participate in the additional public scoping meetings.

August 30, 2013
September 16 ESTAP Webinar: Optimizing the Benefits of a PV with Battery Storage System

On Monday, September 16 from 1 – 2 p.m. ET, Clean Energy States Alliance will host a webinar on optimizing the benefits of a photovoltaic (PV) storage system with a battery. This webinar will be introduced by Dr. Imre Gyuk, Energy Storage Program Manager in the Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability.

August 29, 2013
DOE Seeks Public Input on an Integrated, Interagency Pre-Application Process for Transmission Authorizations

A Request for Information (RFI) seeking public input for a draft Integrated, Interagency Pre-application (IIP) Process was published in the Federal Register on August 29, 2013. The Federal Register Notice is available now for downloading. Comments must be received on or before September 29, 2013. As comments are received, they will be posted online.

August 23, 2013
ORNL Publishes Study on Superconducting Wire Performance

The Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) recently released a new study on advances in superconducting wire technology. A team led by ORNL’s Amit Goyal demonstrated that the ability to control nanoscale imperfections in superconducting wires results in materials with excellent and customized performance.

August 23, 2013
September 2013 PSERC Webinars

The DOE-funded Power Systems Engineering Research Center (PSERC) is offering two free public webinars in September. The webinars are free and no pre-registration is necessary.

August 15, 2013
Report on Synchrophasor Technologies and Their Deployment in Recovery Act Projects Now Available

The Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability has released a new report that explains synchrophasor technologies and how they can be used to improve the efficiency, reliability, and resiliency of grid operations.

August 12, 2013
White House Council of Economic Advisers and Energy Department Release New Report on Resiliency of Electric Grid During Natural Disasters

The White House Council of Economic Advisers and the U.S. Department of Energy today released a new report that assesses how to best protect the nation’s electric grid from power outages that occur during natural disasters.

July 26, 2013
Year-in-Review: 2012 Energy Infrastructure Events and Expansions Now Available (July 2013)

The Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability has released the Year-in-Review: 2012 Energy Infrastructure Events and Expansions. This publication provides a summary of significant energy disruptions and infrastructure changes that occurred in the United States throughout 2012.