The SmartMeter News Service
Updated: 3 hours 22 min ago
Silver Spring Networks has entered into an agreement to acquire Streetlight.Vision, a Paris-based company that provides control and management software for street lights. Silver Spring’s acquisition was designed to enhance Silver Spring’s networked street light solution, expand its geographic reach, and can be leveraged for additional solutions within the blossoming smart city market.
Echelon Corporation has entered into a distribution agreement with global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation. Under terms of the agreement, Digi-Key will distribute Echelon’s portfolio of products—including chips, modules, routers, and software—for the industrial Internet of things (IIoT) market globally, with the exception of Japan.
Ferguson Meter & Automation Group has subcontracted Apex CoVantage to install a full-scale advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) system for Woodinville Water District in Washington State. Following successful pilots with advanced meter reading (AMR) and AMI technology, the deployment marks the first complete network overhaul of its kind in the district.
EnerTech Holding Company has entered into a strategic investment and partnership agreement with Canadian-based Morgan Solar Inc. (MSI), which reports it has developed a low cost and high efficiency solar concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) technology and a two-axis tracker that has great potential for adoption in the Middle East.