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10,000 Gallons of Light Crude Sprays Los Angeles after Pipeline Breach

May 15, 2014 - in Energy, Maintenance

Crews sopped up the remains of about 10,000 gallons of crude oil that sprayed into Los Angeles streets and onto buildings early Thursday after a high-pressure pipe burst. A geyser of crude spewed 20 feet high over approximately half a mile at about 12:15 a.m.…

CyberLightning Brings 3D Visualization to Industrial Internet of Things

May 15, 2014 - in Energy

CyberLightning Ltd., today introduced CyberVille, a software platform for visual monitoring and control of the data and the physical assets that comprise…

Baltimore Gas and Electric Deploys C3 Energy Smart Grid Analytics

May 15, 2014 - in Analysis, Electric Grid, Energy

C3 Energy announced today that Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE), a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation, has successfully deployed C3 Revenue Protection…

ScottishPower Strikes a Strategy for Asset Management and Process Safety

May 13, 2014 - in Analysis, Energy, Feature, Featured

Energy company ScottishPower, a division of Iberdrola, was the first power generator and the second company in the world to be certified on BSI Publicly Available Specification 55 (PAS 55:2008), which benchmarks best practices, in asset management. AssetWise…

Global Outage Management System Industry Analysis, Growth and Forecast: 2019

May 13, 2014 - in Energy, Maintenance

OMS is a tool for identifying and improving the efficiency of restoration and communication with customers. OMS integrates with systems such as Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition System (SCADA), Distribution Automation (DA) System, Automatic Meter Reading…

Washington Gas Application for Replacement of Aging Infrastructure Conditionally Approved by Public Service Commission of Maryland

May 12, 2014 - in Energy, Projects, Renewal/Retrofit

On May 6, 2014, the Public Service Commission of Maryland (MDPSC) issued an Order conditionally approving Washington Gas' amended accelerated pipeline replacement plan, commonly referred to as STRIDE, which will accelerate natural gas infrastructure upgrades…

Improving Pipeline Information Sharing

May 8, 2014 - in Column, Energy, Maintenance, Pipelines

On September 9, 2010, a section of natural gas pipeline in San Bruno, California, exploded leading to significant property damage and the death of 9 people.  The cause of the explosion was ultimately traced to defective welds and a decision to increase the…

3-GIS and dataVoice International Announce Strategic Partnership

May 5, 2014 - in Energy, Modeling

3-GIS, a GIS software development company based in Decatur, Alabama, and dataVoice International have announced a strategic partnership that will allow dataVoice Inc. to resell the 3-GIS Network Solutions. The dataVoice International and 3-GIS partnership…

MTS Enhances Safety in Energy Markets by Introducing a New Line of Sensors

May 5, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Sensors

MTS Systems Corporation, a leading global supplier of high-performance test systems and position sensors, today announced the introduction of a new technical sensors platform targeted at the energy market.  This new line of sensing solutions is the culmination…

Duke Energy Delivers Facts and Figures in Sustainability Report

April 29, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Renewables

Duke Energy has released its 2013 Sustainability Report, a comprehensive overview of the company's social, environmental and financial performance. This marks the eighth time the company has produced a Sustainability Report. It outlines a number of sustainability…