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IESO: Renewables, Demand Response Will Help Keep Ontario Grid Reliable

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:24
In its 18-Month Outlook, the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) forecasts adequate supply levels, including new renewable resources, and reliable transmission service in order for [...]

ABB And BYD Team Up On Energy Storage Solutions

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 00:00
ABB and China-based BYD Co. Ltd. have announced a strategic partnership to jointly develop new solutions for energy storage. The scope of the collaboration will [...]

Customized Energy To Provide Operations Support For RES Energy Storage Projects

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 00:00
Pennsylvania-based Customized Energy Solutions (CES) has signed a multi-year agreement with Renewable Energy Systems Americas (RES Americas) to provide operations and dispatch support in optimizing [...]

Siemens Linking Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm To The Grid

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 00:00
Norwegian utilities and project partners Statoil and Statkraft have selected Siemens to supply the grid connection for the 402 MW Dudgeon offshore wind farm, located [...]

Boston Properties Expands Deployment Of EnerNOC's Energy Intelligence Software

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 00:00
EnerNOC Inc., a provider of energy intelligence software (EIS), has announced that Boston Properties, a real estate investment trust and owner of commercial offices, has [...]

Smart Meter Market Cools Down In U.S., Heats Up In Europe And Asia Pacific

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 00:00
Worldwide smart meter shipments are expected to grow from 94 million annually this year to 116 million annually in 2023, according to a new report [...]

AMI Deployments Spurring More Residential Demand Response

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 15:11
The total number of worldwide residential demand response (DR) sites is expected to grow from 6.8 million this year to 64.8 million in 2023, according [...]

Oklahoma Utility Expects To Save Millions With New Wind PPA

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 15:11
Oklahoma-based utility Grand River Dam Authority (GRDA) has announced a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Apex Clean Energy to buy 100 MW from the developer's [...]

GMP And NRG Partner To Make Vermont Grid More Sustainable

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 14:36
Electric utility Green Mountain Power (GMP) and NRG Energy Inc. have announced a partnership to deploy a series of new clean energy products and services [...]

The Smart Utility's Guide To Choosing A Smart Meter

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 00:00
As utilities take steps to modernize the grid, choosing smart meters that ensure accurate, reliable, safe and secure collection of data while also protecting reputations, [...]

Duke Energy To Build 110 MW Wind Project In Texas

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 00:00
Duke Energy Renewables, a commercial business unit of Duke Energy, has announced it will build, own and operate the 110 MW Los Vientos V wind [...]

Saft Providing Energy Storage System For Hawaiian Solar Project

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 13:25
Saft has been awarded a contract by Kauai Island Utility Cooperative (KIUC) to provide a 6 MW/4.63 MWh battery-based energy storage system as part of [...]

White House Taps Colette Honorable To Join FERC

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 13:08
President Barack Obama has announced his intention to nominate Colette Honorable as a commissioner of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). Honorable currently is commissioner [...]

Duke Energy Indiana Ready To Implement Smart Grid Technology

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 13:06
Duke Energy Indiana has filed a plan with Indiana state utility regulators to modernize its electric grid, which provides power to more than 800,000 homes [...]

ABB Commissions Massive HVDC Transmission Link For Abengoa

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 12:58
ABB has commissioned high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) converter stations as a part of Abengoa's Rio Madeira HVDC link in Brazil. The 1,500-mile, 3.15 GW power connection [...]

Minnesota Utility Embarking on Major Solar Power Project

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 11:53
Minnesota Power is working with the Minnesota National Guard to develop a 10 MW solar power installation at Camp Ripley, the state's largest military base. [...]

Utility to Employ Outage, Distribution Management Systems

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 11:36
Cambridge and North Dumfries Hydro (CND) has chosen Advanced Control Systems (ACS) to supply an outage management system (OMS) and distribution management system (DMS) to [...]

New Smart Meters Make Debut

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 00:00
Sensus, a company specializing in advanced metering infrastructure, utility communications platforms and other smart grid technologies, has introduced its new family of residential smart meters: [...]

Hawaiian Utilities Will Go All-Out On Renewables, Smart Grid

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 00:00
Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc. and its Hawaii Electric Light Co. Inc. and Maui Electric Co. Ltd. subsidiaries will be significantly boosting the amount of renewable [...]

National Grid Chooses Trilliant For Smart Grid Communications Platform

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 16:37
Trilliant, a global smart grid communications company, says it has been selected by National Grid to deploy its smart grid communications platform for volt/VAR optimization [...]