Syndicate content
TMCnet.com RSS Service
TMCnet.com RSS Service: Smart Grid
Updated: 7 hours 34 min ago

Sandeep Shukla Named Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Fellow

Fri, 01/17/2014 - 22:51
...uses formal models and methods for computing system design, analysis, validation, and synthesis. Application areas include communication networking for the smart-grid, and embedded software synthesis for safety-critical applications, verification, cyber-security of critical infrastructures, and model-driven software engineering ...

Energate Announces Niraj Bhargava as Special Advisor to the Board

Fri, 01/17/2014 - 21:45
...number of key milestones including: over 40 utility pilots for residential demand response in partnership with many of the top smart grid companies major project with Silver Springs Networks and Oklahoma Gas and Electric (OGE) providing smart thermostats for the SmartHours ...

Load Curtailment from Demand Response Programs Will Nearly Triple by 2020, Forecasts Navigant Research

Fri, 01/17/2014 - 14:03
...couple of occasions a year to being a critical resource in existing capacity markets and a critical element of the smart grid. Click to tweet: According to a recent report from Navigant Research , load curtailment from DR programs in residential, commercial ...

US-Israel research foundation invests $9 million in new projects [Jerusalem Post (Israel)]

Fri, 01/17/2014 - 07:44
...TriLumina Corp. to develop combined smart-light sources for touchless gesture and sensing applications. In order to hone a secure smart-grid solution, Tel Aviv-based- RADiFlow Ltd. and Frederick-based Patriot Technologies Inc. are to work together, while Petah Tikvah ...

Silver Spring Networks Reports Preliminary Results for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013

Thu, 01/16/2014 - 18:03
...in total backlog may not result in billings or revenue; adverse publicity about, or consumer or political opposition to, the smart grid; security breaches involving smart grid products or services; the ability to integrate technology into third-party devices and Silver ...

City of Skiatook Works with GE to Modernize Its Utility Grid; City to Implement GE's Subscription-Based Solutions as a Service (SaaS) Package of Grid-Modernization Technology

Thu, 01/16/2014 - 12:00
...utilities with the grid-modernization technology they need without having to incur the overhead expenses associated with developing their own smart grid networks. As a cloud-based, fee-for-service grid-management system, GE's SaaS empowers utilities of all sizes ...

City of Skiatook Works with GE to Modernize Its Utility Grid

Thu, 01/16/2014 - 10:33
...utilities with the grid-modernization technology they need without having to incur the overhead expenses associated with developing their own smart grid networks. As a cloud-based, fee-for-service grid-management system, GE's SaaS empowers utilities of all sizes ...

Commonwealth Club of CA, San Francisco: "The High Road to a True Smart Grid"

Thu, 01/16/2014 - 09:33
...Commonwealth Club of CA, San Francisco: "The High Road to a True Smart Grid" TMCNet: Commonwealth Club of CA, San Francisco: The [January 16, 2014] Commonwealth Club of CA, San Francisco: "The High ...

Conservation Voltage Reduction Market in North America to Reach Nearly $800 Million by 2022, Forecasts Navigant Research

Thu, 01/16/2014 - 08:03
...Reach Nearly $800 Million by 2022, Forecasts Navigant Research BOULDER, Colo. --(Business Wire)-- By dynamically optimizing voltage levels using sophisticated smart grid technologies, conservation voltage reduction (CVR) can continuously reduce energy consumption and demand during peak periods, when electricity prices are ...

Dallas Business Journal Names Fujitsu Utility Practice Director to 'Who's Who in Energy' List

Thu, 01/16/2014 - 07:33
...the DBJ cited his '...efforts to modernize the electric grid, making it secure, cost-effective, resilient, scalable and ready for smart grid implementation.' His 25 years in the energy industry includes playing a pivotal role in designing and securing funding for ...

Frankie McDermott Appointed SMUD Chief Customer Officer

Thu, 01/16/2014 - 06:53
...overall retail strategy. He has been responsible for managing the changing relationships with customers as SMUD moves forward with its smart grid projects. In April 2012, SMUD completed installing smart meters for its more than 600,000 business and residential customers ...

Dallas Business Journal Names Fujitsu Utility Practice Director to 'Who's Who in Energy' List

Thu, 01/16/2014 - 06:27
...the DBJ cited his '...efforts to modernize the electric grid, making it secure, cost-effective, resilient, scalable and ready for smart grid implementation.' His 25 years in the energy industry includes playing a pivotal role in designing and securing funding for ...

PCTEL Hosts In-Building Wireless Forum

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 18:33
...panels, and fiber jumper cables to deliver custom engineered site solutions. The company's vertical markets include SCADA, Health Care, Smart Grid, Positive Train Control, Precision Agriculture, Indoor Wireless, Telemetry, Off-loading, and Wireless Backhaul. PCTEL's products are sold worldwide ...

ARKADOS GROUP, INC. - 10-Q - Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 17:10
...result of the Asset Sale, we retained the ability to pursue key elements of our software and platform solutions. The smart grid and smart home markets can be characterized by the paradigm shift created by the advances in information technology and ...

RFMD Teams With NC State on $70 Million Department of Energy Power Electronics Development Award

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 15:00
...as RFMD's GaN-based devices deliver superior power density, improved power efficiency and higher switching frequencies for next generation smart grid requirements. According to industry analyst firm Strategy Analytics, the GaN microelectronics market is expected to more than triple to ...

Cleantech Investment in Washington Tops $87 Million in 2013

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 13:03
...2013 totaled $87,324,000. According to data in i3, Washington's top deals and their investors were: • UtiliData, a Smart Grid company, raised $20,000,000 from Formation 8, Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures, Braemar Energy Ventures, and American Electric Power ...

Cleantech Investment in Texas Tops $581 Million in 2013

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 13:03
...round • HelioVolt, a Solar company, raised $19,000,000 from SK Group in a Structurd Debt round • OptiSense Network, a Smart Grid company, raised $16,000,000 from undisclosed investors in a growth equity round "Our i3 market intelligence platform tracked ...

Opportunity Knocks Again as 150 Million Utility Meters in China to Get 2-way Communications Between 2013 and 2018, Says ABI Research

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 12:03
...will come to already deployed and new meters alike. Increasingly, that connectivity will be bi-directional as China's utilities' smart grid plans expand to manage smart meter use as well as collect usage data. Investment to deliver bi-directional communications ...

Dallas Business Journal Names Fujitsu Utility Practice Director to "Who's Who in Energy" List

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 09:33
...the DBJ cited his "…efforts to modernize the electric grid, making it secure, cost-effective, resilient, scalable and ready for smart grid implementation." His 25 years in the energy industry includes playing a pivotal role in designing and securing funding for ...

Passion for struggle has not dimmed ; IN THE COMPANY OF ...Peter Saunders Business angel and Sure Chill chairman [Daily Post (Liverpool, England)]

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 02:56
...are looking to develop. This could be used in developed countries as well, especially with the roll out of the smart grid (a modernised electrical grid that uses information and communications technology to gather and act on information). "The fridges could ...