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
LADWP selects Utilicast to Provide Strategic Professional and Technical Consulting Services
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) awarded Utilicast an agreement to provide strategic professional and technical consulting services for up to five years. Utilicast will provide these services to LADWP’s Power Resources group, which is working towards delivering 100% clean energy by 2035 (“LA100”). Utilicast will also provide regional market knowledge, expertise, and advanced market […]Read More
Utilicast is leveraging lessons learned over the past 20 years collaborating with over 100 clients on over 1000 projects to define Solutions for the Energy Value Chain
At Utilicast, we are ready to tackle our industry’s most pressing challenges, including sustainability, resiliency, electrification, and digitalization. We want to present the first video of many highlighting our eight Practice Areas and over 40 Solutions. We combine our strategic insights in each of our Practice Areas with our practical and tactical expertise in each […]Read More
Energy companies exploring regional grid solutions engage Utilicast to oversee strategic planning
After having worked with them individually, Utilicast is now looking forward to working with the 14 members of the Western Markets Exploratory Group (WMEG) as a whole. We are excited to expand our working relationship with them to support strategic planning and exploration of how to further bring regional market solutions to the West. The members include Xcel Energy-Colorado, Arizona Public Service – APS, Black Hills […]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.