Maryland Co-op Taps Silver Spring For Smart Grid Deployment

Renew Grid - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:38
Silver Spring Networks has been selected for an advanced metering infrastructure deployment by Choptank Electric Cooperative, which serves over 52,000 members on Maryland's Eastern Shore. [...]

Itron Introduces Riva Edge Intelligence Platform

Renew Grid - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:23
Itron Inc. has launched Itron Riva, its new edge intelligence platform that the company says supports sensing technologies and dynamic applications at the device level. [...]

Ericsson Buys Smart Grid Communications Provider Ambient Corp.

Renew Grid - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:22
Ericsson, a Sweden-based communications technology and services provider, recently completed the acquisition of Ambient Corp., a U.S.-based provider of smart grid communications technology for utilities. [...]

MidAmerican Plans To Add 162 MW To Its Iowa Wind Portfolio

Renew Grid - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 11:34
Utility company MidAmerican Energy Co. has announced plans to invest up to $280 million more in Iowa wind generation to develop one new wind farm [...]

Choptank Electric Cooperative Selects Silver Spring Networks for Advanced Metering Infrastructure Deployment [Global Data Point]

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 10:59
...Choptank's members across its 7,500 square mile service territory, while providing the option to cost-effectively add additional smart grid applications in the future. "Millions of people nationwide are served by cooperative utilities, and we view this market as ...

Itron Brings Edge Intelligence with Itron Riva Platform [Global Data Point]

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 10:59
...intelligence to field devices, Itron is helping create a breakthrough sensing ecosystem to enable growth in global markets ranging from smart grid to the Internet of Things (IoT). The Itron Riva edge intelligence platform enables easy integration of third-party devices ...

Global and China Smart Grid Infrastructure Industry 2014 Market Trend, Size, Share, Growth and Forecast

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 10:28
...Global and China Smart Grid Infrastructure Industry 2014 Market Trend, Size, Share, Growth and Forecast TMCNet: Global and China Smart Grid Infrastructure Industry 2014 ...

Energy Department Issues Green Building Certification System Final Rule to Support Increased Energy Measurement and Efficient Building Design

DOE RSS - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 09:37
October 10, 2014Energy Department Issues Green Building Certification System Final Rule to Support Increased Energy Measurement and Efficient Building Design

Supporting the Obama Administration’s goal to reduce carbon emissions and protect the environment, the Energy Department is pursuing a suite of initiatives to strengthen federal energy management through increased focus on measurement of energy use in federal buildings and energy efficient building design.

Energy Department Announces Funding to Develop Improved Next Generation HVAC Systems

DOE RSS - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 09:07
October 10, 2014Energy Department Announces Funding to Develop Improved Next Generation HVAC Systems

The Energy Department today announced nearly $8 million to support research and development of the next generation of heating, ventilating, and air conditioning technologies.

Southern California Edison Seeks Energy From Solar Installations

Renew Grid - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 00:00
Southern California Edison (SCE) has launched a request for offers (RFO) to procure electricity from independent power producers as part of its Solar Photovoltaic Program [...]

Landis+Gyr Selected for Brazil Smart Grid Project

SmartMeters.com - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 19:00

Brazilian electricity utility Light is partnering with Landis+Gyr on a $313 million smart grid project, the largest in South American history. The contract is part of Light’s ongoing effort to improve the efficiency and reliability of its electricity grid to help reduce commercial losses. Light president Paulo Roberto Pinto says, “The goal is to provide…

The post Landis+Gyr Selected for Brazil Smart Grid Project appeared first on SmartMeter - SmartGrid News.

No related posts.

Steal these ideas from PG&E's smart grid report

SmartGridNews - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 18:38
It isn’t enough for utilities to develop a smart grid that provides real benefits for customers. They also need to let customers (and regulators) know about those benefits in a way that’s meaningful to them. PG&E’s third annual smart grid progress report provides some valuable lessons on how to do it right.

Slow growing geothermal seeks bigger piece of U.S. renewable energy pie

SmartGridNews - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 18:27
Geothermal energy hasn’t been a hot topic in U.S. energy industry circles, at least not for several years. But as Breaking Energy’s Pete Danko reports, that could change. He provides an update on where the geothermal industry is today and why it could become an increasingly important source of power over the next several years.

Masdar Partners with Statoil on Wind Farm

SmartMeters.com - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 18:21

Masdar today announced its partnership with Norway’s Statoil and Statkraft in the 402 MW Dudgeon offshore wind farm project, off the Norfolk coast in Eastern England. The deal was announced at the recent United Nations’ Climate Change Summit in New York. Offshore construction is scheduled to start in 2016 and the project is expected to be…

The post Masdar Partners with Statoil on Wind Farm appeared first on SmartMeter - SmartGrid News.

No related posts.

Westar Energy, Landis+Gyr to Deploy Smart Meters in Kansas

SmartMeters.com - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 18:21

Westar Energy and Landis+Gyr are teaming on a smart grid infrastructure and services contract, which includes a deployment of 217,000 Gridstream-enabled smart meters in the utility;s Kansas service area. The devices feature remote service switch capability and a five-year services contract that comes with daily maintenance, cloud services for software and data, and integration support.…

The post Westar Energy, Landis+Gyr to Deploy Smart Meters in Kansas appeared first on SmartMeter - SmartGrid News.

No related posts.

New standard signals the next era in grid-scale storage

SmartGridNews - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 18:11
What is it going to take to get energy storage off the ground? Sure, the market is growing but there have always been obstacles to widespread adoption and solid growth. Newly released plug-and-play energy storage standards could help clear some of those roadblocks. Read about a new draft specification from MESA Standards Alliance and SunSpec Alliance.

Putting the Smart in Energy Management [Breaking Energy]

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 16:50
...co-founder of EcoFactor, Scott Hublou is a leading voice in the cleantech and energy industries, frequently speaking about emerging smart grid technologies and the important role that smart homes play in creating a truly efficient energy system. Prior to EcoFactor ...

Smart Grid Events and Smart Grid Conferences

SmartGridNews - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 16:30
Industry events and conferences can help you stay on top of industry trends and technologies and make important contacts. Our calendar is loaded with upcoming events, with links for further details. And be sure to jump to page 2, where you can see the conferences Smart Grid News Chief Analyst Jesse Berst will be attending.

Energy Department Announces $13.4 Million to Develop Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts

DOE RSS - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:48
October 9, 2014Energy Department Announces $13.4 Million to Develop Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts

The Energy Department announced today up to $13.4 million for five projects to develop advanced biofuels and bioproducts that will help drive down the cost of producing gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel from biomass.

C3 Energy CTO Ed Abbo Addresses Big Data Analytics for Modern Utilities

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:36
...Alert ) Energy exemplifies CITRIS' mission as we apply advanced technology to enable utilities to realize the full promise of their smart grid investments," said Abbo. "As an active participant in the CITRIS Research Exchange, C3 Energy hopes to accelerate the application ...
Syndicate content