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Landis+Gyr To Buy Utility Analytics Company GRIDiant

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 13:28
Landis+Gyr, an energy management solutions provider, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire GRIDiant Corp., a utility analytics company focused on the electric distribution grid. [...]

C3 Energy Launches Cybersecurity Analytics Solution

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 12:24
California-based C3 Energy has released C3 Grid Cybersecurity Analytics, the newest solution in the company's family of smart grid analytics software applications. C3 says the [...]

Los Angeles Municipal Utility Chooses Itron#039;s Cellular Solution

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 12:15
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) has signed a contract to use Itron's cellular solution to supply advanced time-of-use and net time-of-use [...]

North America To Remain Dominant Demand Response Market Through 2023

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 00:00
Worldwide annual revenue from demand response (DR) programs will grow from #036;1.6 billion in 2014 to #036;9.7 billion in 2023, with North America remaining the [...]

Hawaiian Electric Selects SmartGridCIS For Residential Pre-Pay Pilot

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 00:00
Hawaiian Electric Co. has selected SmartGridCIS, a provider of advanced metering infrastructure (AMI)-enabled prepay billing and customer information systems (CIS) solutions, for the utility's Pre-Pay [...]

Tendril To Spearhead NV Energy's Customer Engagement Initiative

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 00:00
Nevada-based electric utility NV Energy has selected the energy services management (ESM) platform from Tendril to facilitate the creation and delivery of home energy reports [...]

Tennessee Utility Reports Money Savings From Tantalus Smart Grid Solution

Mon, 06/09/2014 - 16:05
Tennessee-based Morristown Utility Systems (MUS) says it has seen significant savings through its application of Tantalus' Closed Loop Voltage Reduction (CLVR) solution. MUS had previously [...]

PLMA Seeks Partners For Demand Response Training Series

Mon, 06/09/2014 - 15:48
The Peak Load Management Alliance (PLMA) is seeking interest from member companies and other industry allies in providing the organization with training services to support [...]

NEC Commissions 5.7 MWh Of Grid Energy Storage In The U.K.

Mon, 06/09/2014 - 15:34
NEC Energy Solutions has commissioned six new Grid Storage Solution (GSS) sites for Northern Powergrid in the U.K. In total, the systems have nearly 2.9 [...]

Leaders Rank Top Utility Challenges Of The Next Five Years

Mon, 06/09/2014 - 00:00
Utilities seem largely accepting of an energy future characterized by increasingly distributed forms of energy generation and storage - and they are taking action to [...]

CG To Supply Over 1 Million Smart Meters To Iberdrola

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 14:07
CG has secured a EUR 30 million contract with Spanish multinational electric utility company Iberdrola to supply over 1 million ZIV single smart meters in [...]

Ambient Launches Cloud-Based Communications Network Management System

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 14:03
Ambient Corp. has launched the cloud-based version of its AmbientNMS, a smart grid communications management system. The company says its cloud-based variant of AmbientNMS enables [...]

Con Edison Taps Alstom For Demand Response Management

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 00:00
As part of a Department of Energy smart grid demonstration project, Alstom has been awarded a contract to deliver a demand response management system (DRMS) [...]

Rocky Mountain Power Buying Output From Seven Solar Projects

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 00:00
Rocky Mountain Power, a division of PacifiCorp, has signed seven 20-year solar power purchase agreements with renewable energy developer First Wind. The utility will buy [...]

Energy Industry Players Weigh In On New EPA Regulations

Thu, 06/05/2014 - 00:00
Earlier this week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) unveiled its Clean Power Plan, which proposes standards to cut carbon pollution from existing power plants [...]

Report Foresees Cleaner Texas Grid, Finds Demand Response Has Huge Potential

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 00:00
Renewable energy and natural gas will continue to dominate Texas' electric supply additions over the next 20 years, while adoption of expanded demand response (DR) [...]

Wisconsin Utility On The Lookout For 600 MW Of New Power

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 00:00
As part of the company's strategy of providing more power from cleaner resources and relying less on any single fuel, Alliant Energy's Wisconsin utility has [...]

FLISR Distribution Automation Technology Market Poised for Substantial Growth

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 11:12
According to new studies from Navigant Research, the worldwide market for electric-utility fault location, isolation and service restoration (FLISR) hardware will grow from $2.4 billion [...]

Solectria Unveils Arc Fault Detection and Interruption for Utility-Scale Inverters

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 11:02
Solectria Renewables LLC, a manufacturer of utility-scale solar PV inverters, has debuted its ARCCOM product - a disconnecting string combiner with integrated arc fault detection [...]

BGE, CPS Energy Earn Griddie Awards

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 10:56
The Association for Demand Response and Smart Grid (ADS) has named the winners of its "Griddie" Awards for Excellence in Communications. The winner in the [...]