Springfield Selects Silver Spring Networks Smart Grid Solution

SmartMeters.com - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 18:09

City Utilities of Springfield has selected Silver Spring Networks for an advanced, multi-application smart grid deployment. City Utilities’ advanced smart grid program will increase customer value by leveraging Silver Spring’s unified network platform and managed services. Silver Spring’s solution is expected to deliver improved service reliability, reduced operating costs, and greater energy efficiency. Eric Dresselhuys,…

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Renew Grid - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 12:07
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Renew Grid - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 12:07
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Renew Grid - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 11:59
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LiveData Names Industry Veteran Charlie Berg To New Position as Vice President of Engineering

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SmartGridNews - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 17:28
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SmartGridNews - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 17:18
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SmartGridNews - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 16:59
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DOE RSS - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 12:00
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DOE RSS - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 12:00
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