Utilicast Will Serve as System Integrator for a Multi-year MOD-30 Implementation
A Southwestern public utility plans to transition to a flow-based methodology to calculate its transmission system’s total transfer capability (TTC), known as MOD-030. Utilicast will serve as System Integrator for their multi-year implementation. Utilicast will provide advisory and planning services across MOD-030 affected business and IT organizations, including project management, MOD-030 expertise and lessons learned, […]Read More
Utilicast selected as System Integrator for Single Vendor Platform Initiative
Utilicast was selected to serve as System Integrator for a northwestern US-regulated electric utility’s single vendor platform initiative through a competitive procurement event. The utility currently has three vendors supplying EMS/SCADA, OMS, and basic DMS functionality. Their initiative seeks to consolidate all of these critical operational systems into a platform from a single vendor and […]Read More
Utilicast selected for completion of DER Roadmap and DERMS procurement
We are excited to be chosen by a western public power utility to be their consultancy to facilitate the completion of their Distributed Energy Resources (DER) Gap Assessment and Roadmap. We will consider the current and desired future state of DER integration, focusing on enabling systems, data communication, cyber security requirements, and processes and staffing. […]Read More
Operational Technologies that enable the Grid of the Future- Dr. Andrew Hanson presents at the Operation Conference (WEI)
Our Distribution and Advanced Distribution Management System (ADMS) Lead, Andrew Hanson, presented at Western Energy Institute (WEI)’s 2022 Operations Conference in Los Angeles, April 19-22. The conference enables discussions on operational leadership, workforce development, grid resilience, electric distribution, and grid of the future, among other topics. The session, Operational Technologies That Enable The Grid Of The Future, was […]Read More
Areas of Expertise
Our consultants are dedicated to delivering results for our clients by applying industry-specific knowledge, skills and expertise to every project. Our senior technical and industry consultants are the lifeblood of our business. Their deep expertise of the energy industry, specifically deregulated energy markets, makes Utilicast the name you can trust.
We work closely with RTOs, ISOs, and Transmission Operators to implement the systems and processes necessary to ensure overall safety and reliability of the grid. SCADA / ICCP, EMS, control room design, asset optimization, and much, much, more.
Forward and real-time market systems, member integration, price and load forecasting, commercial operations, and market training are just a few of the ways that we support today’s energy markets.
We partner with generation owners, independent power producers, and aggregators to ensure the most economic, effective, and efficient strategy and operation of generation resources. GMS, portfolio optimization, AGC, and SCADA are amongst our many capabilities in the generation area.
Our focus in the transmission area centers around regulatory compliance, operator capabilities, strategic planning, and IT/OT integration. Utilicast is at the forefront, helping plan and operate a self-sustaining, resilient, and reliable energy grid.
Increased visibility, control, automation and operational flexibility have become business imperatives for distribution operations. Utilicast brings a diverse set of capabilities to the table, including ADMS, OMS, DERMS, distribution automation, and cybersecurity.
We work with clients to help make sense of the ever-changing customer space. Utilicast helps create differentiated customers experiences through CIS replacements and upgrades, call center operations, and all processes from meter to cash.
Our clients are continuously seeking out the best bang for their investment bucks without compromising reliability and resiliency. We bring deep expertise in the areas of AMI, distributed energy resources, micro-grids, operating procedures, and asset optimization.
As technology and delivery methods evolve, the need for usability, simplicity, and actionability amidst the virtual mountains of data remains consistent. We specialize in IT strategy, enterprise solution architecture, regulatory compliance, IT cost and budgeting, cyber-security, program and project management, change management, and business / system analysis.