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Romesh T Wadhwani, Joseph F Russial: Distribution automation system. Compuguard Corporation, Fay & Sharpe, November 24, 1981: US04302750 (91 worldwide citation)

A data communications system for conveying load control commands, power usage data, and other data on electric power lines. A remote module for reading the power usage meters and controlling loads is disposed at each power usage location. A group of remote modules convey their power usage data to an ...


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Raj Vaswani, Jana Van Greunen, Aditi Dubey, Kunal Pankaj Shah: System, method and program for detecting anomalous events in a utility network. SILVER SPRING NETWORKS, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, March 28, 2017: US09608887 (2 worldwide citation)

A communication device detects whether anomalous events occur with respect to at least one node in a utility network. The communication device has recorded therein threshold operating information and situational operating information. The threshold operating information includes data indicative of c ...


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Raj Vaswani, Jana van Greunen, Aditi Dubey, Kunal Pankaj Shah: System, method and program for detecting anomalous events in a network. SILVER SPRING NETWORKS, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, February 6, 2018: US09887893 (1 worldwide citation)

A communication device detects whether anomalous events occur with respect to at least one node in a utility network. The communication device has recorded therein threshold operating information and situational operating information. The threshold operating information includes data indicative of c ...


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Sung Woo Lee, Bok Nam Ha, Chang Hoon Shin, Min Ho Park, So Young Park: Distribution automation system for reactive power compensation and its voltage control method. Korea Electric Power Corporation, McDermott Will & Emery, September 18, 2012: US08271148 (1 worldwide citation)

Provided are a novel distribution automation system and its voltage control method, which can supply a stable voltage to a user by properly adjusting the settings of a control device so as to compensate for reactive power at each load terminal. The voltage control method includes: a first step of mo ...


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Comellini Enrico, Gargiuli Raul: Distribution automation system using medium and low voltage distribution power lines as two-way data transmission media. Enel, July 17, 1996: EP0721690-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A system for the remote control of the electricity distribution network and the telereading of the electricity, gas, water and other services meters of the customers connected to the same network. More specifically a system which uses centralized and distributed intelligence to manage the informatio ...


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Nishizeki Takao, Shu Akira, Ito Takehiro, Nanbu Atsushi, Ito Takamitsu, Tanaka Tetsuji: Power supply method of power distribution automation system. Meidensha, March 13, 2008: JP2008-061334 (1 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To solve the problem that when the elements of a power distribution system are not structured in a tree based on a graph theory, it is impossible to calculate an optimum solution for power supply to the entire tree when power fails.SOLUTION: A supply point distribution means is ...


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Toshihiko Motobayashi: Power connection control system and method. NEC CORPORATION, Sughrue Mion PLLC, February 28, 2017: US09583941

For each of consumers, a connection control apparatus is provided that includes an opening/closing device capable of connecting or disconnecting an electric power system and a consumer, that, when a power outage occurs in the electric power system, disconnects the electric power system and the consu ...


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Raj Vaswani, Jana van Greunen, Aditi Dubey, Kunal Pankaj Shah: System, method and program for detecting anomalous events in a network. ITRON NETWORKED SOLUTIONS, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, January 29, 2019: US10193778

A communication device detects whether anomalous events occur with respect to at least one node in a utility network. The communication device has recorded therein threshold operating information and situational operating information. The threshold operating information includes data indicative of c ...


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Edward J Cargill, Kevin L Deppermann, Ujwal A Deole, Michael Dayawon, William M Fischer, John F Lasinski, Jamaine R Hubbard, Amy D Trinchard, Josh G Rameaka, Chris Tierney, Angela R Koestel: Small object distribution automation. Monsanto Technology, Polster Lieder, June 27, 2017: US09689782

An automated small particle distribution system is provided for transferring small particles from source tubes to destination tubes. The system includes a loading deck that is structured and operable to store and provide a plurality of source tube trays and a plurality of destination tube trays. Eac ...


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Ning Kang, Mirrasoul Mousavi: Decision support system for outage management and automated crew dispatch. ABB, Taft Stettinius & Hollister, January 23, 2018: US09874593

A decision support system is provided for utility operations to assist with crew dispatch and restoration activities following the occurrence of a disturbance in a multiphase power distribution network, by providing a real-time visualization of possible location(s). The system covers faults that occ ...