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Is upgrading and maintaining grid infrastructure an innovation blocker?

Less than two weeks ago, The Netherlands encountered a major power outage in Amsterdam which affected 1 million customers. It was the first major incident since 1997! The outage was likely caused by a short circuit in 380kV substation Diemen. That ...

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How do you cope with the “double risk trend” in reliability? (Part 3)

How do you cope with the “double risk trend” in reliability? (Part 3)

This is the third post in a series of blogs about how to cope with the "double risk trend" in reliability, and how smart transmission and distribution grids can mitigate this risk. In Part 2 I introduced the five factors that highly contribute to thi ...

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