Tag Archives: Power & Energy

IEEE-SA’s Jay Iorio on Intelligent Utility: Making Power “Hip”

Just prior to departing for SXSW this year, IEEE-SA’s Jay Iorio did an excellent interview with Phil Carson, of Intelligent Utility.  The article summarizes, in part, why IEEE-SA went to SXSW this year, and why the IEEE Standards Association feels it is critical to assume a  more proactive stance in reaching and engaging “next generation” […]

Standards for Safety Levels Related to Radio Frequency Electromagnetic Fields Now at No Cost

Over the past few decades applications of electrical and electromagnetic energy continue to improve our quality of life, e.g., electric lighting, radio and TV broadcasting, microwave ovens, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), mobile telephones, Wi-Fi, and Smart Meters, etc. Occasionally questions regarding safety of new technologies arise following their introduction. For more than 50 years, IEEE […]

Unique Video Interviews Explore Real-world Smart Grid Needs, Developments, Issues

We are happy to present the IEEE Smart Grid Expert Video Series, featuring interviews with IEEE experts from around the world discussing the latest smart grid trends and issues. Available through the IEEE Smart Grid Web Portal, this series will provide insightful viewpoints by leaders from industry, government and academia who are directly involved in the global development […]

Insightful Reads – 22 March 2011

Here are some insightful articles we thought we’d share: Letter to IEEE Japanese Constituents from Moshe Kam, IEEE President and CEO (.pdf) IEEE Spectrum: Japan’s Quake and Nuclear Emergency Coverage: Can Japan Send In Robots to Fix Troubled Nuclear Reactors? Smoke Clears at Nuclear Reactor, Power Systems Being Readied Fukushima’s Impact on Nuclear Power The […]

Boosting India’s Involvement in Global Standards

The IEEE-SA’s Jennie Steinhagen (IEEE-SA), Bob Labelle (IEEE-SA Technology Solutions), Sri Chandra (Chair, IEEE SIG), Dennis Brophy (Chair, IEEE-SA CAG), Pamela Kumar (IEEE-SA BOG) and others participated in a three city workshop outreach in February, 2011. The IEEE-SA is enthusiastic about the flood of interest in standards collaboration by IEEE’s large and expanding constituency in […]

IEEE-SA Leads Standards Workshop at EnergyCon in Bahrain

IEEE-SA President Elect presents a Speaker Acknowledgment Award to Saleh Al-Amri of Saudi Aramco In December 2010, the IEEE‐Standards Association (IEEE-SA) jointly organized a full day Standards Workshop at IEEE International Energy Conference & Exhibition in Manama, Bahrain to support the activities of IEEE Region 8 and the International community at large.  The event was […]

Insightful Reads – February 2011

Here’s a list of interesting standards-related articles that have crossed our desktops.  We thought they were worth sharing and hope you enjoy. IEEE Smart Grid Newsletter, February 2011 – Check out our NEW Smart Grid Newsletter! The Motion Tech Behind Kinect (The Institute) – Describes how the Kinect Motion would not be possible without IEEE […]