Like many utilities upgrading to new technology; integration with existing software applications like AMI and OMS can provide improved operational efficiencies.
MISSISSAUGA, ON (PRWEB) January 15, 2015
Volunteer Energy Cooperative improves efficiency by upgrading to an Advanced Distribution Management System (ADMS) from Survalent Technology.
By choosing the Survalent ADMS system, VEC was able to easily upgrade their existing outdated system and add on a larger set of add-on applications.
The system is based on Windows Server Operating System, and includes Survalent's open-system applications:
Worldview – Graphical User Interface
Event Data Recording
IED Wizard and Control Panel
Remote Alarm Annunciation
Master/Slave Alarm Suppression
Power Factor Control
Operations and Outages Accounting
System Configuration Status (SCS)
Short Term Load Forecasting
"We welcome Volunteer Electric Cooperative to our growing number of customers in Tennessee," states Steve Strauss, VP of Sales for the Eastern US. "Like many utilities upgrading to new technology, integration with existing software applications like AMI and OMS can provide improved operational efficiencies. Survalent's applications interface with AMI to request end-of-line voltage and maximize voltage reduction at the substation and down line regulators to optimize load reduction for demand response while keeping the end customer above selected voltage levels."
About Volunteer Energy Cooperative
Volunteer Energy Cooperative (VEC) has been serving its members/owners since 1935. VEC is a not-for-profit, member-owned, electricity distribution cooperative serving 17 counties.
About Survalent Technology
Survalent Technology is the most trusted global provider of Advanced Distribution Management Systems (ADMS). For over five decades, we have helped more than 500 utilities use operational data to increase reliability, efficiency and customer service. Survalent partners with utilities across the globe to create mission critical solutions that will achieve the promise of the Smart Grid. Learn more at http://www.survalent.com.