Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration 2015 Now Accepting Applications

DOE RSS - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 12:04
April 13, 2015Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration 2015 Now Accepting Applications

Graduate students and early career professionals can gain hands-on field research experience in areas related to carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) by participating in the Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration (RECS) program.

AutoGrid Systems Launches New Smart Energy Platform

SmartMeters.com - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 11:37

AutoGrid has released the third version of its energy data platform (EDP). The solution, which includes applications for customer engagement, grid operation, and revenue assurance, provides a real-time assessment of a utility’s energy assets through expanded core tools, platform services, analytics, big data, and data science capabilities. The upgrades were designed to improve customer engagement,…

The post AutoGrid Systems Launches New Smart Energy Platform appeared first on SmartMeters - Smart Meter News and Information.

No related posts.

Altera Joins Industrial Internet Consortium to Influence Global Ecosystem for Internet of Things

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 07:58
...RF wireless systems and machine-to-machine communication networks. In addition, programmable logic is applied extensively in factory automation and smart grid applications, supporting high-performance control and analytics that enhance the efficiency, safety, and security in advanced manufacturing and power ...

UL Joins U.S. Presidential Trade Mission to the People's Republic of China

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 06:58
...clean energy cooperation. UL supports rapid evolution of the global energy markets across multiple renewable energy segments, including solar, wind, smart grids and next-generation batteries.  Its safety science and testing expertise covers fundamental aspects of a safe "smart city" – energy ...

Smart Meters Market Worth $18.2 Billion by 2019

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Fri, 04/10/2015 - 09:28
...energy end-use efficiency by 2020. Inquiry before Buying:   http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Enquiry_Before_Buying.asp?id=366 Furthermore, growth in smart grid technologies will give rise to smart meters. Smart meters alone are not useful and need to be installed in ...

Using Smart Meters to Fight California’s Drought

SmartMeters.com - Fri, 04/10/2015 - 03:08

Long Beach, California, is using technology to help conserve water. With California in the throes of a choking drought—the worst to hit central and certain southern parts of the state in more than one thousand years according to historians—the beach city is identifying residents who waste water through smart meters. The Long Beach water department…

The post Using Smart Meters to Fight California’s Drought appeared first on SmartMeters - Smart Meter News and Information.

No related posts.

CenterPoint Energy a Smart Meter Success Story

SmartMeters.com - Fri, 04/10/2015 - 02:16

Five years after receiving a $150 million federal grant from the US Department of Energy for smart meter deployment and $50 million toward smart grid implementation, CenterPoint Energy has installed more than 2.3 million smart meters throughout the utility’s five thousand square-mile service territory. Kenny Mercado, CenterPoint Energy’s senior vice president of electric operations notes,…

The post CenterPoint Energy a Smart Meter Success Story appeared first on SmartMeters - Smart Meter News and Information.

No related posts.

Silver Spring Networks Selected for Paris Smart City Project

SmartMeters.com - Fri, 04/10/2015 - 01:47

Silver Spring Networks is collaborating with EVESA to deploy a citywide network in Paris that connects above- and below-ground cabinet-based controllers for street and traffic lights. Scott Lang, Silver Spring Networks chairman, president, and chief executive officer, says, “With more than two million citizens and 16 million annual visitors, modernizing the public lighting infrastructure for…

The post Silver Spring Networks Selected for Paris Smart City Project appeared first on SmartMeters - Smart Meter News and Information.

No related posts.

Intertrust Technologies Integrates Advanced Security Cores from Rambus Cryptography Research Division to Protect Digital Content Delivery to Consumer Devices

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 17:11
...subsidiaries are also developing new trust services for vertical markets related to consumer privacy, Internet processing of DNA data, and smart grids. Intertrust also actively creates and invests in ventures that extend its market vision. Current and former portfolio companies include ...

DOE Awards Support Service Contract

DOE RSS - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 15:00
April 9, 2015DOE Awards Support Service Contract

Cincinnati - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced the award of an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract to IEI-PEC, JV, of Lincoln, Nebraska. IEI-PEC, JV is a small-disadvantaged business under the Small Business Administration’s 8(a) Program. The contract will have a maximum value of $4 Million over five years. Firm-fixed-price and time and material task orders will be issued from the basic contract.

Pennsylvania Manufacturing Plants Recognized as Leaders in Energy Management

DOE RSS - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 14:33
April 9, 2015Pennsylvania Manufacturing Plants Recognized as Leaders in Energy Management

On April 7, 2015, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recognized four Pennsylvania manufacturing plants owned by Curtiss-Wright, General Dynamics, Land O’Lakes, and Mack Trucks for their leadership in energy management by earning certification to Superior Energy Performance®.

Energy Department to Fund R&D to Advance Low-Impact Hydropower Technologies

DOE RSS - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 13:27
April 9, 2015Energy Department to Fund R&D to Advance Low-Impact Hydropower Technologies

The Energy Department today announced $7 million in funding for the research and development of innovative technologies for low-impact hydropower systems. This funding will help advance hydropower drivetrains, which transfer rotational energy from turbines to generators, and structural foundations that will minimize environmental impacts and reduce the lifetime costs associated with operating and maintaining new hydropower projects.

Contracts Awarded to Repurchase Oil for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve

DOE RSS - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 13:10
April 9, 2015Contracts Awarded to Repurchase Oil for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve

The U. S. Department of Energy announced the award of contracts for delivery of crude oil to the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. BP Products North America, Inc., will deliver 2,197,500 barrels and Noble Americas will deliver 2,000,000 barrels to the Reserve’s Bryan Mound site in Freeport, Texas. Deliveries are expected to be completed by July 31, 2015.

U.S. Department of Energy Awards $200 Million for Next- Generation Supercomputer at Argonne National Laboratory

DOE RSS - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 12:29
April 9, 2015U.S. Department of Energy Awards $200 Million for Next- Generation Supercomputer at Argonne National Laboratory

Under Secretary for Science and Energy Orr Announces Next Steps in Pursuit of Exascale Supercomputing to Accelerate Major Scientific Discoveries and Engineering Breakthroughs.

Chairman and CEO Mark Gray Discusses Cybergy Partners' Successes at the 9th Annual Southeast Venture Conference

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 09:11
...this strategy, Cybergy Partners acquired New West Technologies, a successful management consulting company providing specialized solutions in clean energy and smart grid applications for government and private sector clients. The combination of SmartFile and strategic entrance into the world of federal ...

Kicking off the Gigabit Age: Participants in first-ever multi-city gigabit hackathon to create new generation of tools, applications and immersive experiences

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 08:58
...award-winning modern industrial facility. Advanced teams are forming to leverage Burlington Telecom's fiber network in the areas of smart grid energy management, cyber-security, edu-gaming, food systems, and secure mobile health. Charlotte The event is being held at ...

DOE Announces Webinars on Biofuel Sustainability, Cleansing Data for Benchmarking, and More

DOE RSS - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 08:36
April 9, 2015DOE Announces Webinars on Biofuel Sustainability, Cleansing Data for Benchmarking, and More

EERE offers webinars to the public on a range of subjects, from adopting the latest energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies, to training for the clean energy workforce.

Global Inductors Market

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 08:28
...Strong Growth II-12 EMC Regulations - A Major Driving Factor for EMI/RFI Shielding Inductors II-12 The Rise of Smart Grids - A Potential Opportunity II-14 Increasing Sophistication of Mobile Devices Drive Demand for High Performance Miniature Inductors II-14 ...

Energy Department Awards $4.6 Million to Advance Hydrogen Storage Systems

DOE RSS - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 14:54
April 8, 2015Energy Department Awards $4.6 Million to Advance Hydrogen Storage Systems

The Energy Department today announced up to $4.6 million for four projects to develop advanced hydrogen storage materials that have potential to enable longer driving ranges and help make fuel cell systems competitive for different platforms and sizes of vehicles.

CenterPoint Energy continues to lead the nation in comprehensive smart grid technology

Smart Grid.tmcnet.com - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 13:08
...CenterPoint Energy continues to lead the nation in comprehensive smart grid technology TMCNet: CenterPoint Energy continues to lead the nation in comprehensive smart grid technology [April 08, 2015] CenterPoint Energy ...
Syndicate content