ABC’S Of Electric Utilities 🗓 🗺

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Rock Valley College, Rockford, Illinois, United States Map

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Date: 02 May, 2019
Time: 06:00 PM to 08:30 PM (EDT)
Speaker: Steve Wickman

Location: Rock Valley College, Rockford, Illinois, United States, Building: WTC, Room Number: 1308

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Summary:

Overview of the Electric Power System from the generating station to the wall sockets in your house…

–how the transmission systems and distribution systems are put together

–interesting facts about the transmission system network, communications systems used for protective relaying

–interesting facts about the distribution system network

–what makes a “smart grid” so smart?

Steve Wickman 

PE…37 year career as a Power Engineer with Commonwealth Edison in the greater Chicago, IL area.  BSEE from Iowa State University and MBA from Keller Graduate School of Management [DeVry University].  His 40+ year engineering career has spanned work experiences in substation equipment testing and commissioning, design engineering, substation construction and operations management, as well as project management, work scheduling and work controls areas.  Steve is now working as an independent consultant in the electric utility industry.