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AMI Company Aclara Appoints New CEO

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 10:24
Aclara Technologies LLC has named Allan Connolly president and CEO, responsible for growing the company's footprint in the advanced metering infrastructure and smart grid sectors. [...]

Texas Renewable Energy Production Up 12%; Wind Remains No. 1

Wed, 05/21/2014 - 16:46
Energy produced in Texas using renewable resources grew by 12% in 2013, according to the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT). The grid operator says [...]

EnerNOC Inks Contract Expansion With Tuscon Electric Power

Wed, 05/21/2014 - 16:08
EnerNOC Inc. says Arizona-based utility Tuscon Electric Power (TEP) has extended and expanded its EnerNOC Demand Resource contract for up to 45 MW of demand [...]

Ventyx Joins Smart Grid Gotland Demo Project

Wed, 05/21/2014 - 16:05
Ventyx, an ABB company, has announced it is joining the Smart Grid Gotland project in Sweden and will deploy a comprehensive distribution system optimization solution. [...]

Prysmian Nets German Offshore Wind Cable Contract

Wed, 05/21/2014 - 16:04
Global cable provider Prysmian Group has received a contract worth EUR 730 million to design, produce and install power cable systems for an offshore wind [...]

Survalent Commissions New ADMS For Illinois Electric Co-op

Wed, 05/21/2014 - 16:02
Survalent Technology has commissioned a new advanced distribution management system (ADMS) for the Rural Electric Convenience Cooperative (RECC), which serves about 5,700 consumers across five [...]

ETT Files Plans To Build Texas Transmission Line Project

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 00:00
Electric Transmission Texas LLC (ETT) has filed an application with the Public Utility Commission of Texas to build a single-circuit, 138 kV transmission line in [...]

Silver Spring Networks Teams Up With Detectent

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 00:00
Silver Spring Networks Inc., a networking platform and solutions provider for smart energy networks, has partnered with analytical software solutions provider Detectent Inc. Silver Spring [...]

Landis+Gyr Acquiring Smart Grid Technology Company PowerSense

Fri, 05/16/2014 - 14:09
Landis+Gyr is purchasing PowerSense, a Danish smart grid sensor and monitoring company, in order to enhance its offerings for the management of medium- and low-voltage [...]

Silver Spring, Varentec Offering Volt/VAR, CVR Solutions

Fri, 05/16/2014 - 14:01
Silver Spring Networks Inc. is working with Varentec Inc. to integrate Varentec's Grid Edge Control technology with Silver Spring's IPv6-based smart grid networking platform to [...]

Elster Simplifies The Complexities Of AMI Security

Fri, 05/16/2014 - 00:00
Elster Solutions has developed a new infographic that is focused on "simplifying the key components of advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) security." The infographic presents the [...]

Organizations Demonstrate Feasibility Of Using OpenADR 2.0b For Ancillary Services

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 16:45
IPKeys, a provider of smart grid communications technology, has announced the successful conclusion of multi-phase pilots at PJM Interconnection for ancillary services, including synchronous reserve [...]

NRTC Offers Sensus Data Analytics Solutions To Members

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 16:37
Clean technology solutions provider Sensus has announced that the National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative (NRTC), which supports about 900 rural electric cooperatives, is now a value-added [...]

Maxim Integrated Introduces Solution For Distributed Power Grid Data Measurement

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 16:37
Maxim Integrated Products Inc., a manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products, has rolled out Petaluma, a subsystem reference design to help utilities and infrastructure [...]

U.S.-Israel Joint Renewables Technology Program Seeking New Project Proposals

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 16:37
BIRD Energy, a program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy and Israel Ministry of National Infrastructures, Energy and Water Resources, has launched a new [...]

Baltimore Gas And Electric Deploys C3 Energy's Smart Grid Analytics

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 16:36
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. (BGE) has deployed smart grid analytics solutions from software company C3 Energy across its 2 million meter smart grid network. [...]

Hawaiian Electric Goes With DVI's Grid Optimization Technology

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 16:36
Hawaiian Electric, in collaboration with DVI, a grid optimization subsidiary of power producer Dominion Resources, has executed a license agreement for the use of DVI's [...]

New Jersey Utility To Spend $10 Million On Substation Expansion

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 16:36
FirstEnergy Corp. subsidiary Jersey Central Power & Light plans to build a $10 million substation expansion in Hunterdon County, N.J., to help enhance customer service [...]

FERC Grants Key Approval To 3.5 GW Wind Transmission Project

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 16:35
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has granted Grain Belt Express Clean Line LLC approval to sell transmission service to customers at negotiated rates. As [...]

Purchase Orders Come In For Axion's Energy Storage System

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 16:35
Axion Power International Inc., the developer of proprietary lead-carbon PbC batteries and energy storage systems, has received a follow-on purchase order for four more PowerCube [...]