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TransActions July/August 2017

DOWNLOAD PDF What's Trending New trends can emerge, current trends can change subtly or abruptly, going in different directions than what was originally anticipated when key decisions were made. These changing and emerging trends add to the challenge of...

What’s Trending

Natural Gas Trends In a 2015 GDS TransActions article, it was noted the U.S. was transitioning from being a modest importer of natural gas to becoming a significant exporter. The driver behind this trend was expected to be shale gas supported liquefied natural gas...

The Electricity Use Flatline

Why American Households are Consuming Less Energy In the 80s and 90s, electricity usage in the United States grew at roughly 2.5% per year. Seemingly, as if on cue with the new millennium, a shift occurred in the early 2000s. From 2000 to 2007, total electricity usage...

Employee Spotlight – February 2017

Patrick Brin SENIOR PROJECT CONSULTANT | ORLANDO, FL Patrick Brin was hired in January of 2013 as a Senior Project Consultant in the Orlando office. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, with a concentration in Finance, from the University of Central...

Credit Ratings 101

In recent years, credit has come to the forefront within many segments of the US economy, including energy markets. Whether dealing with RTOs, lenders, contractual counter parties, or even customers, credit is increasingly becoming a major factor in deciding whether,...

Efficiency Moves Upstream

By Josh Duckwall, GDS Project Manager The role of energy efficiency in the modern utility industry is very simple. The goal is to incent utility customers to invest in a more efficient product or service than they normally would, something better than the business as...

Employee Spotlight – January 2017

Jay Weaver STAKING TECHNICIAN | Hi-Line Jay started with us in 1999 as a drafter. He is one of the original group that joined GDS with the Hi-Line merger. In the early days, he did all of our mapping and specification drawings for the Auburn office. He also helped out...

Employee Spotlight – December 2016

Claudiu Cadar PROJECT MANAGER | MARIETTA, GA Claudiu (“Claude”) Cadar joined GDS in March of 2009 from another consulting practice in the Atlanta area. He brings a wealth of experience through his work throughout the US in power systems analysis, design and planning,...

GDS Employee Spotlight

2018 July Dina Pinnell: Project Manager, Manchester, NH 2017 February Patrick Brin: Senior Project Consultant, Orlando, FL January Jay Weaver: Staking Technician, Auburn, AL 2016 July Alfred Busbee: Project Manager, Marietta, GA August Hunt Armistead: Senior Project...

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