Energy Department Announces New Minorities in Energy Industry Partner Network

DOE RSS - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 12:35
November 18, 2014Energy Department Announces New Minorities in Energy Industry Partner Network

WASHINGTON – At a forum marking the first anniversary of its Minorities in Energy Initiative (MIE), the Energy Department today announced the launch of its new Industry Partners Network.

PrismTech Recognized as "Needle Mover" in Building the Internet of Things

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 09:31
...Data Distribution Service (DDS) open standard, Vortex is optimally suited for IoT systems such as those targeted for smart cities, smart grids, transportation, healthcare and industrial automation environments. Vortex builds on proven technologies to provide an efficient solution for device-to ...

FEMP Publishes Aspinall Courthouse Case Study

DOE RSS - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 17:32
November 17, 2014FEMP Publishes Aspinall Courthouse Case Study

This case study documents the effort of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) to take the unprecedented step of renovating a historic Federal building to accomplish twin goals of net zero energy use and faithful historic preservation.

Interior Offers First Right-of-Way for Renewable Energy Transmission in Federal Waters

DOE RSS - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 15:42
November 17, 2014Interior Offers First Right-of-Way for Renewable Energy Transmission in Federal Waters

As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to create American jobs, develop clean energy sources and cut carbon pollution, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Acting Director Walter Cruickshank today announced that BOEM has offered a right-of-way (ROW) grant to Deepwater Wind Block Island Transmission System, LLC (Deepwater Wind) for the Block Island Transmission System (BITS).

Energy Department Launches Mobile App for Energy Emergencies

DOE RSS - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 15:03
November 17, 2014Energy Department Launches Mobile App for Energy Emergencies

Today, the Department of Energy launched a mobile app called Lantern Live that helps consumers quickly find and share critical information about nearby gas stations and power outages during energy emergencies. The app builds on the Obama Administration’s commitment to improve national energy preparedness in the face of extreme weather and other events that can result in power disruptions.

New Report Ranks U.S. States On Smart Grid Efforts

Renew Grid - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 14:38
The GridWise Alliance and the Smart Grid Policy Center have released the 2014 Grid Modernization Index (GMI), which evaluates and ranks states based on their [...]

Nitero Wins Fierce Innovation Award

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 14:31
...publications reaches more than 1.3 million executives in more than 100 countries. Current publications include: Energy : FierceEnergy; FierceSmartGrid; Smart Grid News Healthcare : FierceEMR; FierceHealthcare; FierceHealthFinance; FierceHealthIT; FierceHealthPayer; FierceHealthPayerAnti-Fraud; FierceMedicalImaging; FierceMobileHealthcare; FiercePracticeManagement; Hospital Impact Telecom : FierceWireless; FierceCable; FierceDeveloper; FierceOnlineVideo; FierceTelecom ...

BPA Taps AutoGrid Systems For Demand Response

Renew Grid - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 14:15
The Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) has selected AutoGrid Systems' Demand Response Optimization and Management System (DROMS) application to implement and manage DR demonstrations across its [...]

Electrovaya Providing Energy Storage Systems To Canadian Utilities

Renew Grid - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 13:51
Electrovaya Inc. has received a $1.3 million grant award to deliver multiple intelligent energy storage systems (IESS) at various locations with Canadian utilities Toronto Hydro [...]

Smart Grid Interoperability Panel Names Sharon Allan New President And CEO

Renew Grid - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 13:43
The Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP), a member-funded organization focused on accelerating smart grid interoperability, has named Sharon Allan its new president and CEO. According [...]

Revenue from Smart Grid Technologies is Expected to Reach $70.2 Billion Annually by 2023, Forecasts Navigant Research

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 13:31
...Revenue from Smart Grid Technologies is Expected to Reach $70.2 Billion Annually by 2023, Forecasts Navigant Research TMCNet: Revenue from Smart Grid ...

Indian Prime Minister Urges More Global Clean Energy R&D

SmartMeters.com - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 06:39

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is urging G20 nations to establish a global virtual centre dedicated to clean energy research and development. Modi says, “Let us increase the collective research and development efforts and collaboration and ensure dissemination to all countries, stated Modi. For this, a global virtual centre for clean energy research and development…

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Arizona Commission Determines Smart Meters Safe and Noninvasive

SmartMeters.com - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 06:01

A study conducted by the Arizona Department of Health Services concludes that smart meters pose no health hazard. The Arizona Corporation Commission called for the year-long review in response to some customers’ concern about the safety of smart meters’ pulsed transmissions. Smart meters transmit usage information via radio waves directly to the utility at regular…

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Texas Wind Power Sets Another Record

Renew Grid - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 01:00
The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) says that wind-powered generation recently set another record - albeit by 5 MW. According to ERCOT, the record [...]

Tantalus And Itron Release ERT-Reading Platform For Munis And Co-ops

Renew Grid - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 01:00
Tantalus and Itron Inc. have announced the commercial availability of automated encoder receiver transmitter (ERT)-reading functionality for the companies' joint solution platform for municipal and [...]

Michael Allman Joins Bit Stew Systems' Board Of Advisors

Renew Grid - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 01:00
Bit Stew Systems Inc., a provider of real-time network operations solutions for the utility industry, has added Michael Allman to its board of advisors. Since [...]

Apex CoVantage Selected To Deploy Elster Meters In Minnesota

Renew Grid - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 01:00
Apex CoVantage, a provider of smart grid technology and services, says it was selected by Elster Solutions to install electric meters, gatekeepers and repeaters for [...]

Denmark plans to join the 100 club (100% renewables, that is)

SmartGridNews - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 21:39
Denmark is the latest European country to announce plans to be 100% reliant on renewable energy, and expects to accomplish that goal by 2050. The country also is expanding on what most countries in the region have done by including transportation in its plans: no fossil fuel by 2050 either.

Smart grid wins: a hectic pace for the energy storage sector

SmartGridNews - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 21:31
As you will notice, this week’s selection of smart grid wins focuses on the energy storage sector. It also includes news on customer engagement, a smart grid program for San Antonio and a project to enhance grid stability in Michigan.

Will they or won’t they? CPUC to decide if utilities can deploy EV charging stations

SmartGridNews - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 21:23
California regulators are scheduled to rule this month whether utilities will be permitted to provide EV charging stations. Southern California Edison and San Diego Gas and Electric have proposed investing $500 million in EV charging infrastructure, and at least some state legislators support dropping the current ban against utility involvement in the charging market.
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