Quanta Technology at 2016 IEEE PES T&D

Quanta Technology Prepares for Extensive Presence at 2016 IEEE Power and Energy Society’s T&D Conference and Exposition

Company’s executives have leadership roles on conference program

April 28, 2016 (Raleigh, NC) – Quanta Technology, an expertise-based, independent energy and utility consulting company, is preparing to play a prominent role at this year’s IEEE Power and Energy Society’s T&D Conference and Exposition.  The conference will be held in Dallas, TX, May 2-5, and is the bi-annual product and technology showcase for electric power engineering.

Quanta Technology president, Damir Novosel, will open the conference in his capacity of serving as President of the IEEE Power and Energy Society.  The following is a list of sessions where Quanta will have executive participation:

Tuesday, May 3        

10:00 am – 12:00 pm  Microgrid Controller Design                              Farid Katiraei, Session Chair;  Amin Zamani, Panelist

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm      Power Systems Operations                             Julio Romero Aguero, Session Chair

3:15 pm – 5:15 pm      Microgrids in Utility Space                               Damir Novosel, Presenter

Wednesday, May 4

8:00 am – 10:00 am    DER Interconnection Challenges                      Julio Romero Aguero, Moderator

8:00 am – 10:00 am    Microgrid Design from a Control Perspective     Farid Katiraei, Presenter

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm      Ground Fault Over-Voltage                               Li Yu, Farid Katiraei

Thursday, May 5

8:15 am – 10:00 am    CEO Roundtable - Balancing Markets & Reliability   Ralph Masiello, Moderator

“Quanta Technology is proud to play a leading role at this year’s IEEE PES T&D Conference,” said Damir Novosel, president of Quanta Technology, and president of IEEE PES. Our technology experts have extensive experience in the electric power industry and are recognized for their objectivity and in-depth understanding of the complex challenges that face electric utilities today. Microgrids and renewable technologies continue to be front and center with utilities, and Quanta Technology is pleased to participate in sessions on these topics and be part of the discussions. ”

In addition to having a deep presence on the conference program, the company will also be part of the Quanta Services (NYSE:PWR) booth, #5747, where a demonstration of battery energy storage system testing will be on display.  Quanta Technology’s Sustainable Technology Integration Laboratory (QT-STIL) helps electric utilities by providing testing and simulations on the effects of renewable technologies on the power grid.  Some of the services performed by the laboratory include plug-in electric vehicle simulations, battery energy storage testing, integration of distributed energy resources such as wind and solar, and microgrid controller design.