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5 Reasons to Switch to LTE

If you are a utility company that depends on cellular service for data backhaul, and if you have not done so already, you need to plan now for a transition to LTE (Long Term Evolution) technology. Read More 2012-02-21-mardi-gras-1xxx-v2-1

Top 6 Reasons Not to Miss AclaraConnect 2017

How do you learn about the new technologies that will help you move forward your next project or idea to improve your electric, water or gas distribution grid? You can attend webinars, listen to podcasts, watch videos, read blogs or take part in a LinkedIn group, to name just a few. Read More

How Utilities Can Fight Back Against Obsolescence

Our electric power grid is under stress. A conglomeration of loosely interconnected systems that was built out more than a half century ago, our electric network is entering its dotage. Read More

Can Smart Grid Sensors Solve Today’s Distribution Grid Monitoring Challenges?

Have you ever gotten stuck in traffic? You know there’s a problem, but you can’t see far enough ahead to know what it is or the best options for avoiding a three-hour delay. Read More newsrotator2_2224x1245

What It Takes to Be a Platts Global Energy Awards Finalist

The Platts organization recently announced the selection of energy companies from 25 countries as finalists for the Platts Global Energy Awards. Read More PowerPoint Presentation

3 Reasons You Should Invest In Smart Grid Sensors to Improve Circuits Performance

Here are a few facts you may not have realized until now…
  • Electric lines are blamed for 9% of wildfires
  • 5 to 10 arc-flash explosions occur in electrical equipment daily within the U.S
….. these numbers all relate to one subject: Reliability. Read More DTE Energy Smart Grid Sensor integration - Aclara

How to Modernize Your Distribution Network without Breaking a Sweat, or the Bank? Ask DTE Energy

We often take it for granted that when we flick a switch or push a button, the lights will automatically turn on, phones will recharge and computers will power up. Read More