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Qubitekk Gets DOE Grant For Development Of Cyber-Attack Protection

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 16:11
San Diego start-up Qubitekk, formerly GridCOM Technologies, has been given a $3 million Department of Energy (DOE) grant to speed up the development of its [...]

GE Helps Bring More Wind Energy To New England Transmission Network

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 00:00
GE Digital Energy has announced that in order to support the public's demand for wind energy, it is providing a synchronous condenser technology for First [...]

Spending On Smart Grid Tech Poised To Total $594B From 2014 Through 2023

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 13:20
Global spending on smart grid technologies will total $594 billion from 2014 through 2023, according to a new report from Navigant Research. The report explains [...]

ABB Launches New HVDC Cable System To Help Tap Distant Renewables

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 13:11
ABB has announced a new 525 kV extruded high-voltage direct current (HVDC) cable system that the company says can help make renewable energy installations more [...]

Surge In Smart Meter Deployments Could Boost MDM Market In Europe

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 13:11
Although the scope for meter data management (MDM) in Europe is currently limited, the market is slated to take off in the foreseeable future, according [...]

IEEE, Consumers Energy Sign MOU On Synchrophasor Conformance Testing

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 13:10
The IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Michigan-based utility Consumers Energy regarding synchrophasor conformance testing. The collaboration supports the [...]

Renewable Energy Accounts For All New U.S. Power In July

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 00:00
All new U.S. electrical generating capacity put into service in July came from renewable energy sources, according to the latest Energy Infrastructure Update report from [...]

DOE Report: U.S. Wind Power Prices Reach All-Time Low

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 00:00
U.S. wind power prices have reached an all-time low, according to a new report released by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and its Lawrence [...]

Smart Grid Sensor Market 'Steadily Climbing' Toward $47B

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 00:00
The market for all types of sensors used in smart grid applications will grow from $26.4 billion this year to $36.5 billion in 2019 and [...]

Exelon And Pepco Seek Maryland PSC Blessing Of $7B Merger

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 12:43
Exelon Corp. and Pepco Holdings Inc. (PHI) have filed an application with the Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) seeking approval of the energy companies' massive [...]

FERC Grants Key Approval To 3.5 GW Wind Power Transmission Line Project

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 12:43
Clean Line Energy says its Plains & Eastern Clean Line project has obtained a key regulatory approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The [...]

Xcel Invests $30M In Transmission Upgrades For Roswell, N.M.

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 12:43
Xcel Energy says it has finalized plans for additional work on the high-voltage electric transmission loop serving Roswell, N.M., as part of the company's larger [...]

Survalent Commissions New ADMS For Consolidated Electric Cooperative

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 12:42
Survalent Technology has commissioned a new advanced distribution management system (ADMS) for Consolidated Electric Cooperative, a nonprofit cooperative that serves nearly 16,000 members in eight [...]

Ventev Releases Radio Mount For Smart Meter Upgrades

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 12:41
Ventev Wireless Infrastructure, a division of TESSCO Technologies Inc., has announced its Wireless Solutions Saddle Bracket. The company says the new mount was engineered for, [...]

ACEEE Appoints Two New Board Members

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 12:40
The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has appointed two new members to its board of directors: Kathrin Winkler and Michael Sachse. Winkler is [...]

Consumers Energy Helps Michigan Speedway Race Toward Renewables

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 00:00
Michigan International Speedway (MIS) is waving its green flag, having committed to match 100% of its electricity use with renewable energy. MIS has teamed up [...]

High-Voltage Transmission System Market Is Expanding Globally

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 12:47
Global investment in high-voltage transmission systems (HVTS) will surpass $250 billion from 2014 to 2023, according to a new report from Navigant Research. The report [...]

EnerNOC Signs Demand Response Deal With BKW In Switzerland

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 12:32
Boston-based EnerNOC Inc. has entered into an EnerNOC Demand Manager contract with BKW Energy Ltd. through 2019. BKW will deploy EnerNOC's software and services to [...]

Survey Reveals What U.S. Consumers Expect From Their Utilities

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 00:00
GE's Digital Energy business has released the results of a survey measuring the U.S. public's current perception of the power grid, experiences and future expectations. [...]