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Survalent Launches Try-Before-You-Buy Program

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 12:32
Smart grid solutions provider Survalent Technology has launched a try-before-you-buy program for several of the company's advanced distribution management applications. Survalent says that under the [...]

House Passes Farm Bill With $880M In Renewables And Energy Efficiency Provisions

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 01:00
The Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013 - popularly known as the farm bill - passed the U.S. House of Representatives on [...]

SPP Files Complaint With FERC Over Lack Of Compensation From MISO

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 16:08
Regional transmission organization Southwest Power Pool Inc. (SPP) has filed a complaint with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) alleging that the Midcontinent Independent System [...]

S&C Adds Configurability Feature To Self-Healing Solution

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 16:08
Chicago-based smart grid solutions provider S&C Electric Co. is offering service center configurability for the TripSaver II cutout-mounted recloser, a self-healing solution that helps reduce [...]

GE Unveils Advanced Distribution Management System

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 16:07
GE's Digital Energy business has announced the availability of the PowerOn Advantage advanced distribution management system (ADMS). According to GE, the new ADMS integrates grid [...]

Siemens Rolls Out Distribution Management System For Smart Grids

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 16:07
The Siemens Smart Grid Division has introduced a distribution management system (DMS) specifically developed for enhancing and expanding smart grids. The company says that the [...]

EnergyHub Introduces New Version Of Demand Response Management System

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 16:06
EnergyHub, a demand response and energy efficiency products and services provider, has released version 2.2 of its Mercury demand response management system (DRMS). According to [...]

Comverge Announces New Applications For Demand Management Optimization

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 16:05
Comverge Inc., a provider of intelligent energy management solutions, has released a new suite of IntelliSOURCE applications for demand management. According to the company, the [...]

Tollgrade Launches New Substation Monitoring Application

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 16:05
Electric utility service provider Tollgrade Communications Inc. has unveiled a new substation monitoring application that the company says can help prevent transformer failures. Tollgrade notes [...]

IUS Technologies Debuts Smart Transformer Monitors

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 16:04
Smart grid solutions provider IUS Technologies has unveiled two distribution transformer monitors, the TM1000 and TM2000. IUS says the monitors use carbon nanotube technology to [...]

Arizona Utility Selects Landis+Gyr For Infrastructure Upgrade

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 16:03
Arizona public power utility Salt River Project (SRP) has signed a $185 million, long-term agreement with Landis+Gyr to update and expand advanced metering and prepay [...]

Baltimore Gas And Electric Goes With C3 Energy Smart Grid Analytics

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 16:03
Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE) has selected smart grid analytics software from enterprise application software company C3 Energy. According to C3, its smart grid analytics [...]

Return On Investment From Smart Grid Deployments Is The Top Priority For Public Power Utilities

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 01:00
Municipal and cooperative utilities cite showing return on investment (ROI) and value from smart grid investments as the No. 1 issue they need to address [...]

Has The Utility Industry Reached A Tipping Point?

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 01:00
The utility industry is at a critical tipping point, with 94% of utility executives believing the industry needs to be transformed and 80% of consumers [...]

ZigBee Standardizing Smart Grid Neighborhood Area Networks

Mon, 01/27/2014 - 17:17
The ZigBee Alliance, a global ecosystem of organizations creating wireless solutions for use in energy management, commercial and consumer applications, has announced that a group [...]

Silver Spring Debuts SilverLink Sensor Network

Mon, 01/27/2014 - 17:17
Silver Spring Networks Inc., a networking platform and solutions provider for smart energy networks, has released the SilverLink sensor network. The company says SilverLink offers [...]

Itron Expands Distribution Automation Offering With New Cisco Industrial Router

Mon, 01/27/2014 - 17:17
Technology and services company Itron Inc. is expanding its distribution automation (DA) offering with Cisco's new IR500 industrial router, which Itron says will help enable [...]

Landis+Gyr Unveils Newest Version Of Command Center Software

Mon, 01/27/2014 - 17:16
Landis+Gyr has released version 6.1 of its operating software, Command Center, for monitoring and control of Gridstream advanced metering and grid management solutions. The company [...]

Sensus Deploys AMI Solution For Canadian Utilities

Mon, 01/27/2014 - 17:16
Sensus, a provider of clean technology solutions, will install its FlexNet communication network throughout the Saskatchewan, Canada, service territory of electric utility SaskPower and natural [...]

GE Selects Trilliant's Communications Platform For Smart Grid Project In Mississippi

Mon, 01/27/2014 - 17:16
GE has chosen Trilliant's smart grid communications platform to be part of its Grid IQ solutions-as-a-service offering provided to the City of Holly Springs, Miss. [...]