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    Northeast Power Cordinating Council - Includes organization & criteria that clearly defines the principles which need to be followed to assure its mission of promoting a reliable interconnected power system in the Northeast.

    EPRI -- The Electric Power Research Institute - Conducts extensive scientific research, technology development, and product implementation on power generation and transmission, energy and environment, power markets, and related areas. Membership pricing is based on appropriate metrics for regulated electric utilities, unregulated entities, and other participants in the energy enterprise.

    Power Systems Technology - The Minisub is a csa approved substation which combines padmount transformers with SF6 switchgear technology.

    U.S. Department of Energy: Superconductivity of Electrical Systems - Current information on superconducting technologies and the national Superconductivity for Electric Systems Program. Contains information and educational materials on superconducting technologies and related research and development programs.

    Mid-America Interconnected Network - Mid-America Interconnected Network, Inc. (MAIN) is one of the ten electric reliability councils which comprise the North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC).

    American Superconductor - Provides company product and technical information on the use of superconductivity in wire, cables, motors, generators, transformers, and fault current limiters.

    Oak Ridge National Laboratories: Electric Utilities Research and Development Activities - Topics include plant equipment diagnostics and control, plant instrumentation and control, transmission and distribution, information management and operations analysis.

    East Central Area Reliability Council - ECAR is one of the ten Regional Reliability Councils of the North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC).Membership is voluntary, and the current Full Members are those utilities whose generation and transmission have an impact on the reliability of the interconnected electric systems in the Region.

    Florida Reliability Coordinating Council - Works to ensure a reliable electric supply; members include investor-owned utilities, cooperative systems, municipals, and power marketers.

    Southwest Power Pool - One of twelve joined together forming the National Electric Reliability Council, now known as the North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC).

    Tripower Systems: Improved Power Plant Efficiencies - The vendor describes a method of improving the thermal efficiency of a conventional power plant with or without multi-effect desalination of water. Produces 2% higher thermal efficiency and 12% greater power output.

    Generic Generator (gen-set) Installation Manual - Tutorial provided by Dexter Hansen to educate potential users of requirements and safety concerns of electric power generator installations. For either commercial and residential use.

    Southeastern Electric Reliability Council - One of ten regional reliability councils constituting the North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC

    Fuzzy Logic Control For Power System Stabilization - M. Sc. thesis by Tamer Samy [download in .zip or .doc format].

    Western Systems Coordinating Council - WSCC is the regional forum that actively promotes regional electric service reliability. Geographically this includes parts of Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming, Mexico and western Canada, and all of Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington.

    IGC-SuperPower - IGC-SuperPower, uses core capabilities in materials, cryogenics and magnetics to develop electric power components such as cables, transformer, and fault current controllers utilizing state-of-the-art 2nd generation HTS technology.

    Department of Energy: Energy Information Administration - Provides electricity information and statistics on the distribution of power in the U.S.

    Mid-Continent Area Power Pool - The MAPP organization is a Reliability Council, responsible for the safety and reliability of the bulk electric system, under the North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC).

    Electricity Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) - ERCOT is one of 10 Regional Reliability Councils in the North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC) Organization. ERCOT represents a bulk electric system located totally within the State of Texas and serves about 85% of Texass electrical load Global Power Directory - An on-line directory of the electric power industry, covering power generation, transmission and distribution, power markets, and energy end-use.

    Mid Atlantic Area Council - The Mid-Atlantic Area Council (MAAC) is one of ten Regional Reliability Councils which form the North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC).

    North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC) - Electric utilities formed the North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC) in 1968 to promote the reliability of the electricity supply for North America

    How Stuff Works: How the Power Distribution Grid Works - Photographic tour explains all of the equipment that brings the power to your home.

    Superconductivity - Library of online technical documents pertaining to electric power applications of superconductor technology, high Tc-conductors and related subjects.

    How electricity is generated. - Explanation of how electricity is generated, including a description of how different energy sources (coal, oil, wood, nuclear, hydropower, wind) are used in the process.

    California Energy Data - Summary of data on the California Energy Crisis in electricity, natural gas, and gasoline. Many energy site links, including conservation sites.

    Extra Heavy Fuel in Power Plant - Describes concept of recovering diesel oil from a plant's present heavy fuel and burning the resulting extra heavy fuel.

    U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) - Provides notices, major orders, and energy information for the electric, gas, oil, and hydro industries.

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