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Smart meters, glasses for the blind among top innovation winners – The San Diego Union-Tribune

Fri, 12/02/2016 - 21:41

The San Diego Union-TribuneSmart meters, glasses for the blind among top innovation winnersThe San Diego Union-TribuneIn the Blue Tech category, Water Pigeon won with a low-cost, easy-to-install smart meter. Using a camera, battery and cellular connectivity, Water Pigeon allows utilities to convert standard water meters to smart meters without replacing any existing … Source: News…

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Smart meters to use algorithms to analyze electricity consumption – Phys.Org

Thu, 12/01/2016 - 09:00

Phys.OrgSmart meters to use algorithms to analyze electricity consumptionPhys.OrgUsing innovative electric meters and smart algorithms, Fraunhofer researchers want to revolutionize energy management in the future. In cooperation with their partners, they have developed a method that breaks down total energy consumption appliance by …and more » Source: News Bot Smart meters to use algorithms to analyze electricity…

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Smart metering offering Brits the chance to retrain in a prosperous career – Bdaily

Thu, 12/01/2016 - 05:43

Smart metering offering Brits the chance to retrain in a prosperous careerBdailyA Government initiative to install over 50 million smart meters by 2020 has resulted in thousands of job opportunities available for those looking for a stable, well-paid career. Estimates have shown that around 6,500 more smart meter engineers are … Source: News Bot Smart…

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UK.gov was warned of smart meter debacle by Cabinet Office in 2012 – The Register

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 07:02

The RegisterUK.gov was warned of smart meter debacle by Cabinet Office in 2012The RegisterThe government was warned of the risks surrounding its controversial smart meter programme four years ago, according to a leaked internal report seen by The Register, but appears to have largely ignored those concerns. A review of the programme from … Source: News…

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Global trends in smart metering | Metering.com – Metering International (subscription)

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 05:07

Metering International (subscription)Global trends in smart metering | Metering.comMetering International (subscription)The smart metering industry is maturing. In 2016, utilities will invest $14.3 billion in smart meters for electricity and gas.and more » Source: News Bot Global trends in smart metering | Metering.com – Metering International (subscription)

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Global trends in smart metering – Metering International (subscription)

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 05:07

Global trends in smart meteringMetering International (subscription)The smart metering industry is maturing. In 2016, utilities will invest $14.3 billion in smart meters for electricity and gas, pushing the total installed globally to 700 million. Though over half of them are in China, the rest of the world will … Source: News Bot Global trends in…

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Nigeria: Jos Electricity Coy to Install 100000 Smart Meters By Year-End – AllAfrica.com

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 01:55

Nigeria: Jos Electricity Coy to Install 100000 Smart Meters By Year-EndAllAfrica.comJos — Jos Electricity Distribution (JED) Company Plc has disclosed that it is set to install over 100,000 new smart meters before the end of 2016, adding that the company has made plans to install a total of 250,000 meters before the of 2017. Managing … …

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Get energy aware – with the TSI's help – Helensburgh Advertiser

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 07:44

Helensburgh AdvertiserGet energy aware – with the TSI’s helpHelensburgh AdvertiserOver the coming weeks TSI staff and volunteers will be out and about at community groups and events to promote a Smart Energy survey, which is about finding out how much people already know about smart meters so they can get ready to use one in…

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Smart meter project at risk over cost fears | Ireland | The Times & The … – The Times (subscription)

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 20:02

The Times (subscription)Smart meter project at risk over cost fears | Ireland | The Times & The …The Times (subscription)The energy regulator has said that an ambitious €1 billion project to install smart meters in all homes and businesses by 2020 may have to be scaled back.and more » Source: News Bot Smart meter project at…

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Smart meter project at risk over cost fears – The Times (subscription)

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 20:02

The Times (subscription)Smart meter project at risk over cost fearsThe Times (subscription)The energy regulator has said that an ambitious €1 billion project to install smart meters in all homes and businesses by 2020 may have to be scaled back. The Commission for Energy Regulation (CER) said that the scope of the project could be narrowed…

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What a smart meter could do for your business – Startups.co.uk … – Startups.co.uk

Thu, 11/24/2016 - 12:12

Startups.co.ukWhat a smart meter could do for your business – Startups.co.uk …Startups.co.ukA new kind of meter to help your business save time, money and energy – Startups brings you all you need to know about smart meters.and more » Source: News Bot What a smart meter could do for your business – Startups.co.uk … – Startups.co.uk

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What a smart meter could do for your business – Startups.co.uk

Thu, 11/24/2016 - 12:12

Startups.co.ukWhat a smart meter could do for your businessStartups.co.ukSmart meters are a new type of energy meters for gas and electricity currently being rolled out across Great Britain – and, alongside all households, many small businesses with fewer than 10 employees are eligible for an upgrade. Smart meters use … Source: News Bot What a…

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Ontario's smart meters failing to cut electricity demand – Toronto … – CBC.ca

Thu, 11/24/2016 - 12:00

CBC.caOntario’s smart meters failing to cut electricity demand – Toronto …CBC.caSmart meters — the $2-billion project to switch millions of Ontario households and small businesses to a differential hydro pricing scheme — are failing to …Hydro’s “peak time” policy could be hurting businesses and seniors …Seaway Newsall 3 news articles » Source: News Bot Ontario’s smart meters…

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Ontario's smart meters failing to cut electricity demand – CBC.ca

Thu, 11/24/2016 - 12:00

CBC.caOntario’s smart meters failing to cut electricity demandCBC.caSmart meters — the $2-billion project to switch millions of Ontario households and small businesses to a differential hydro pricing scheme — are failing to accomplish the chief objective of curtailing electricity demand at peak periods, according to … Source: News Bot Ontario’s smart meters failing to cut…

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City of Tshwane to initiate legal steps over smart meters contract – Eyewitness News

Thu, 11/24/2016 - 05:40

Eyewitness NewsCity of Tshwane to initiate legal steps over smart meters contractEyewitness NewsThe former administration entered into a contract with PEU Capital for the allocation of smart meters in June 2013 but halted the project in May last year because it was not economically viable. The municipality continues to pay the company nine cents …Tshwane…

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LG&E and smart meters: Get the tin foil hats? – The Courier-Journal

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 15:59

The Courier-JournalLG&E and smart meters: Get the tin foil hats?The Courier-JournalStill, with LG&E and its sister company, Kentucky Utilities, pegging their next rate increases partly on rolling out 1.3 million smart meters by 2019, I thought I should at least start to try to understand what’s going on. This has been a North … Source:…

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The Beatles' cover artist Sir Peter Blake actually preferred The Beach Boys! – BT.com

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 13:58

BT.comThe Beatles’ cover artist Sir Peter Blake actually preferred The Beach Boys!BT.comSir Peter spoke about his life’s work as he unveils his latest work, promoting the use of smart meters in homes. But he confessed that, while he plans to join the 53 million households now installing the technology, he doesn’t have one of the…

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Smart energy meters set to save households just £11 a year – This is Money

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 08:43

This is MoneySmart energy meters set to save households just £11 a yearThis is MoneySmart energy meters will save households just £11 a year — less than half the Government’s original estimate. So-called smart meters are small computers that show, in pounds and pence, how much power is being used. They send information on your…

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Smart energy meters will save households just £11 a year – less than half Government's original estimate – This is Money

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 08:43

This is MoneySmart energy meters will save households just £11 a year – less than half Government’s original estimateThis is MoneySmart energy meters will save households just £11 a year — less than half the Government’s original estimate. So-called smart meters are small computers that show, in pounds and pence, how much power is being…

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Smart Meters: An opportunity to rebuild trust with customers | EAEM – Energy and Environmental Management (EAEM) Magazine

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 08:39

Smart Meters: An opportunity to rebuild trust with customers | EAEMEnergy and Environmental Management (EAEM) Magazineenergy and environmental management magazine, the definitive resource for news features and opinions in the energy, environmental management and … Source: News Bot Smart Meters: An opportunity to rebuild trust with customers | EAEM – Energy and Environmental Management (EAEM) Magazine

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