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Alberta Group Seeks Energy Storage Companies To Help Integrate Renewables

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 12:56
Alberta Innovates - Energy and Environment Solutions (AI-EES) has announced that it is making C$2 million in funding available to help develop next-generation energy storage [...]

SCE On The Lookout For Up To 50 MW Of Renewable Energy

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 01:00
Southern California Edison (SCE) has issued a request for offers (RFO) to acquire up to 50 MW of electricity from new renewable distributed generating facilities. [...]

CG Building Smart Meter Production Facility In France

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 15:04
India-based CG has announced it will be opening a new facility in Grenoble, France, to produce, test and calibrate over 2 million ZIV smart meters [...]

Aclara Introduces New Consumer Engagement Platform

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 14:42
Aclara Technologies has introduced a new consumer engagement platform. The company says the scalable platform empowers utility partners to integrate data from multiple sources and [...]

Delta Unveils Platform To Help Utilities Manage Big Data

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 14:32
Delta Energy & Communications has launched its new Intelligent Distribution Analytic Platform (DEC-iDAP), a solution that the company says allows utilities to perform analysis of [...]

Global Smart Grid Tech Revenue Slated For Solid Growth

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 01:00
The past two years have seen accelerating technological advancements and shifting priorities among utility industry stakeholders, according to a report from Navigant Research. The benefits [...]

New Report Ranks U.S. States On Smart Grid Efforts

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 14:38
The GridWise Alliance and the Smart Grid Policy Center have released the 2014 Grid Modernization Index (GMI), which evaluates and ranks states based on their [...]

BPA Taps AutoGrid Systems For Demand Response

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 14:15
The Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) has selected AutoGrid Systems' Demand Response Optimization and Management System (DROMS) application to implement and manage DR demonstrations across its [...]

Electrovaya Providing Energy Storage Systems To Canadian Utilities

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 13:51
Electrovaya Inc. has received a $1.3 million grant award to deliver multiple intelligent energy storage systems (IESS) at various locations with Canadian utilities Toronto Hydro [...]

Smart Grid Interoperability Panel Names Sharon Allan New President And CEO

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 13:43
The Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP), a member-funded organization focused on accelerating smart grid interoperability, has named Sharon Allan its new president and CEO. According [...]

Texas Wind Power Sets Another Record

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 01:00
The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) says that wind-powered generation recently set another record - albeit by 5 MW. According to ERCOT, the record [...]

Tantalus And Itron Release ERT-Reading Platform For Munis And Co-ops

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 01:00
Tantalus and Itron Inc. have announced the commercial availability of automated encoder receiver transmitter (ERT)-reading functionality for the companies' joint solution platform for municipal and [...]

Michael Allman Joins Bit Stew Systems' Board Of Advisors

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 01:00
Bit Stew Systems Inc., a provider of real-time network operations solutions for the utility industry, has added Michael Allman to its board of advisors. Since [...]

Apex CoVantage Selected To Deploy Elster Meters In Minnesota

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 01:00
Apex CoVantage, a provider of smart grid technology and services, says it was selected by Elster Solutions to install electric meters, gatekeepers and repeaters for [...]

Utilities Partner With Energy Storage To Harness Renewables

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 01:00
The past 12 months have been somewhat uncertain for utilities and ratepayers in terms of the increasing availability and decreased costs of installing renewable energy [...]

Spending On Smart Grid Networking And Communications Tech To Reach $30B By 2023

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 15:19
Global spending on smart grid communications networking and communications equipment is expected to total nearly $30 billion from 2014 through 2023, according to a new [...]

Utility Software And Services Company Nexant Opens First Canadian Office

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 13:35
Nexant, a provider of customer-centric services and solutions for utilities, has announced the opening of its first office in Canada. Nexant says its Toronto, Ontario, [...]

Canadian Solar Supplying 4 MW Energy Storage System In Ontario

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 13:20
Canadian Solar Solutions Inc. will provide 4 MW, 2.76 MWh of stationary on-grid bulk energy storage to the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) to support [...]

BRIDGE Energy Group Expands Grid Management And Cybersecurity Practices

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 01:00
BRIDGE Energy Group, a consulting and systems integration company, has announced the addition of three utility industry veterans to reinforce the company's role in providing [...]

Silver Spring Opens Office To Help CPS Energy's Smart Grid Deployment

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 01:00
Silver Spring Networks Inc. has officially opened its San Antonio office to help CPS Energy with the full deployment of the utility's smart grid program. [...]