Yearly Archives: 2010

IEC 61850 Seminar at UTC

UTC, TVA, and IEEE cordially invite you to attend a technical IEC 61850 Seminar by Omicron electronics. IEC 61850, the standard for ‚ÄúCommunication networks and systems in substations‚ÄĚ, utilizes network technologies for all kinds of information exchange within a substation. It represents the next step in the integration of multifunctional IEDs based on the development and implementation of advanced distributed protection and controls functions. This seminar is specifically tailored

UTC selected for $2.4 million Department of Energy grant to develop programs for workforce training in the electric power sector

As the nation prepares to meet the needs of the future by updating its electric power system, new training opportunities are needed to develop a well-trained, highly skilled electric power sector workforce. The College of Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC) has been awarded a $2.4 million grant from the Department of Energy for workforce training for the electric power sector. This award