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DNV GL To Launch Joint Industry Project Focused On Grid Energy Storage

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 14:04
DNV GL, a global energy advisory and testing company, has announced the GRIDSTOR joint industry project. DNV GL says the project will aim to develop [...]

Lockheed Martin Updates Platform To Help Improve Infrastructure Cybersecurity

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 14:03
Lockheed Martin has released the latest version of its Industrial Defender Automation Systems Manager (ASM), which the company says is a single platform to help [...]

Utilities Reveal Just How Much Customers Are Saving With Energy Efficiency Programs

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 00:00
It's no surprise that energy efficiency programs save money and, of course, energy, but two utility companies recently revealed just how much cash their respective [...]

Consumers Energy To Buy Solar Power From 22 Business, Residential Projects

Tue, 07/01/2014 - 11:10
As part of an ongoing renewable energy purchase program, Michigan-based utility Consumers Energy has selected 22 new solar projects offered by businesses and homeowners across [...]

Landis+Gyr To Supply 1.7 Million Meters To Indian Utility

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 15:39
Landis+Gyr has won a contract from Indian utility BESCOM to supply 1.7 million single-phase digital electricity meters over the next 12 months. BESCOM is responsible [...]

Silver Spring Integrates GridSense Transformer Monitoring Solution

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 15:39
Under a new partnership, Silver Spring Networks will integrate GridSense's transformer monitoring solution with Silver Spring's multi-application networking platform. Silver Spring says the integration of [...]

Report Highlights U.S. Northeast's Renewable Energy Momentum

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 15:04
Combined, northeastern U.S. states added more than 800 MW of new renewable energy capacity in 2013, mostly from solar installations, and the region serves as [...]

Tollgrade And DTE Energy Team Up On Three-Year Smart Grid Project

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 16:07
Tollgrade Communications Inc. has partnered with utility DTE Energy in a Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action for a comprehensive grid modernization project in [...]

Toshiba To Supply U.K. Grid Energy Storage Project

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 16:05
Toshiba Corp. says it has been selected to provide the battery for a 2 MW-scale lithium-titanate battery-based energy storage system (ESS) to support a grid [...]

Aclara Names New Head Of Consumer Engagement

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 00:00
Aclara Technologies LLC, a provider of smart grid infrastructure, software and services for utilities, has named Stephen Smith the general manager of its consumer engagement [...]

REC Solar Breaks Ground On 12 MW Project For Hawaiian Utility

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 00:00
REC Solar has commenced construction on a 12 MW solar array owned by Hawaiian utility Kauai Island Utility Cooperative (KIUC). The 57,624-panel solar photovoltaic system [...]

Middle East And North African Countries To Spend Billions On Smart Grids, Solar Integration

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 13:03
Middle East and North African (MENA) countries will spend billions of dollars over the next decade to modernize their electric grids and add solar generation [...]

Renewables Dominate New U.S. Generation In May

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 12:55
Renewable energy, including wind, solar, biomass and hydropower, provided 88.2% of new installed U.S. electrical generating capacity for the month of May, according to the [...]

Southern California Edison Seeks 290 MW In Small-Scale Renewables

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 15:03
Southern California Edison (SCE) has launched a 290 MW round of solicitations for small-scale renewable source projects, including solar, wind, geothermal and biomass facilities between [...]

Wisconsin Energy To Buy Integrys Energy Group For $9.1 Billion

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 15:03
Wisconsin Energy Corp. has entered an agreement to acquire Integrys Energy Group Inc. for $9.1 billion. Upon completion of the transaction, the combined company will [...]

Tantalus Wins Bid For AMI Communications Network In Florida

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 15:03
Tantalus has been selected by Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU), a multi-service utility owned by the City of Gainesville, Fla., for a strategic deployment of an [...]

Falling Wind Power Costs Allow Consumers Energy To Eliminate Surcharge

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 10:36
Citing the decreasing cost of wind power, the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) has approved Consumers Energy's request to eliminate a renewable energy surcharge for [...]

California Utility Taps DVI For Grid Voltage Optimization Pilot

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 00:00
California's Glendale Water & Power (GW&P) has signed a license agreement with Dominion Voltage Inc. (DVI), a subsidiary of Dominion Resources, to deploy DVI's EDGE [...]

Survalent Commissions New ADMS For Georgia Utility

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 00:00
Survalent Technology has commissioned a new advanced distribution management system (ADMS) for Sumter Electric Membership Corp., a not-for-profit electric utility that provides energy to more [...]

Rocky Mountain Power Signs Up For 320 MW Of Utah Solar

Fri, 06/20/2014 - 12:37
Rocky Mountain Power, a division of PacifiCorp and part of Berkshire Hathaway Energy, has finalized four 20-year solar power purchase agreements with developer First Wind [...]