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A rare peek into power grid management with big data visualization, at California ISO

  • Nick Barber (IDG News Service)
  • 07 December, 2011 09:13

Cal-ISO facilitates the management of power lines throughout the state. It’s not the only company to do it, though managers say this facility is the most up-to-date. Its control room likes like something out of a movie, where specific desks are charged with big tasks—like wholesale brokering of energy into California and management of emergency power line failures.