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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 ...

Japan : U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Business Delegation to Join Her First Trade Mission [TendersInfo (India)]

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 15:40
...in areas such as project management and engineering (including construction, architecture and design), renewable energy (solar, wind, waste-to-energy), smart grid and energy efficiency, and environmental technologies (including water/wastewater, air pollution control, and waste management). Plans for additional trade ...

PCTEL Launches Ceiling Tile Enclosure for Aruba Access Points

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 10:33
...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 ...

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Business Delegation to Join Her First Trade Mission

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 08:20
...in areas such as project management and engineering (including construction, architecture and design), renewable energy (solar, wind, waste-to-energy), smart grid and energy efficiency, and environmental technologies (including water/wastewater, air pollution control, and waste management). Plans for additional trade ...

Markets and Markets : Middle East Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) Market (Technology & Solutions) worth $13.07 Billion by 2018

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 07:07
...radars, CBRNE, secure communications, vehicle identification management, SCADA security and managed security & services and by verticals such as energy & power (smart grids, nuclear, oil and gas, solar, thermal, hydro and geothermal), transportation systems (highways/bridges, railway infrastructure, airports, seaports), sensitive infrastructures ...

Another Industry Leader Joins AtSite Board of Directors

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 04:13
...Managing Director at Good Energies, a multi-billion dollar global clean energy PE/VC fund where he led investments in smart grid, efficiency, green materials and green buildings. He also served for 5 years as the Director of Financing for Energy ...

IDC Energy Insights Releases New Study, 'Business Strategy: The Role of Gamification in Utilities' Consumer Engagement' [Professional Services Close - Up]

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 01:16
...granular and real-time energy data, which allows them to provide instantaneous feedback. Thus, mass deployment of smart meters and smart grids is likely to result in increased adoption of gamified applications in new markets. An increasing variety of vendors are ...