Daily Archives: February 14, 2017

Going digital: Con Edison modernizes substation serving NYC: Upgrades at a critical substation following Superstorm Sandy

In a recent feature article published in Transmission & Distribution World, Manuel Pimenta* of Consolidated Edison describes how the utility upgraded a critical downtown substation serving Manhattan. Click the link at the end of this excerpt to access the full … Continue reading

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Danfoss and PSU form partnership

Danfoss and the Pennsylvania State University at Philadelphia are partnering to advance sustainable buildings and low-carbon communities. A major grant from Danfoss will support internship program and launch the “Engineering Tomorrow’s Cities” initiative. Both Danfoss and Penn State University are … Continue reading

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Tapping into underground urban heat islands

Peter Rüegg reports from ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich) that cities are heat islands – not only above ground but below ground too, and therein lies the enormous potential to better harness this energy through geothermal … Continue reading

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