Telvent selected to provide weather solutions for smart grid performance
Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation has chosen Telvent’s weather technology to help maximize the utility’s ability to respond to outages efficiently and cost-effectively
May 23, 2012 –Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation (MTEMC) has chosen Telvent’s weather technology to help maximize the utility’s ability to respond to outages efficiently and cost-effectively. The innovative smart grid solutions technologies and location-specific weather data improves outage management.
Independently-rated as the most accurate in the U.S. for the fifth consecutive year, Telvent’s weather forecasts along with real-time lightning strike data and storm track projections will be fully integrated into the Responder system, enabling supervisors to retrieve accurate weather and outage information simultaneously, predict when and where outages may occur and dispatch crews in order to restore power more quickly, efficiently and cost-effectively.