Xcel Energy Powers Up 200-Mile Transmission Project
Xcel Energy says the signature transmission project in its Power for the Plains grid improvement plan for Texas and New Mexico is now in service.  [read more]
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:58:46 -0400
Landis+Gyr Reports Growing Adoption Of Smart Grid Networks Among Public Utilities
Landis+Gyr has announced 31 new advanced metering and smart grid network deployment contracts with municipal and cooperative utilities during the first seven months of this  [read more]
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:10:55 -0400
Missouri Utility Taps Silver Spring Networks For Smart Grid Triple Play
Silver Spring Networks Inc. has been selected for a multi-application smart grid deployment for City Utilities of Springfield, a community-owned utility delivering electricity, natural gas  [read more]
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:22:17 -0400
SCE Flips The Switch On Large Energy Storage Project
Southern California Edison (SCE) has opened the 32 MWh Tehachapi Energy Storage Project, which the utility describes as the largest battery-based storage installation in North  [read more]
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:07:39 -0400
gridComm, EDMI Collaborate On Narrowband PLC Smart Meters
gridComm, a provider of power line communications (PLC) solutions, has announced that it will collaborate with EDMI to create narrowband PLC smart meters. The companies  [read more]
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:07:15 -0400
10 MW Landfill Solar Project Started Under PSE&G Program
Edison, N.J.-based Conti Enterprises Inc. has started construction on a 10 MW solar farm on the capped Parklands Landfill in Bordentown, N.J. The project is  [read more]
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 11:59:56 -0400
Companies Propose $8B Wind Energy And Storage Project To Power Los Angeles
Four companies have teamed up to propose an $8 billion initiative to bring large amounts of clean electricity to the Los Angeles area by 2023.  [read more]
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:34:22 -0400
ComEd Refunding Customers $46 Million Following Settlement
Chicago-based ComEd recently announced it will refund customers $46.2 million as part of a settlement agreement. The agreement resolves long-pending lawsuits challenging the utility's rate  [read more]
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:34:05 -0400
Demand Response And Renewables Help SDG&E Tackle Record-Breaking Heat Wave
San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) says demand response and renewable energy greatly helped the utility deal with a record-breaking heat wave last week. Due  [read more]
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:51:43 -0400
Mississippi Electric Co-op Chooses PRISM SCADA From ACS
Advanced Control Systems (ACS) says it has reached an agreement with 4-County Electric Power Association to install a PRISM SCADA system to better serve the  [read more]
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:58:43 -0400
GRID20/20 Nets Ontario Smart Grid Grant For Demo Project
GRID20/20 Inc. has formally received a grant agreement totaling nearly $1.7 million from the Ontario Ministry of Energy's Smart Grid Fund for a demonstration project.  [read more]
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:52:06 -0400
PowerStream And Korean Utility Partner On Microgrid, Smart Grid Tech
Ontario-based PowerStream has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Korea Electric Power Corp. (KEPCO), South Korea's only electric utility. PowerStream says the MOU specifically  [read more]
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:40:03 -0400
NREL To Test Inverters For $1 Million 'Little Box Challenge'
The U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) will test power inverters submitted to the Little Box Challenge, an open competition to build  [read more]
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:29:00 -0400
California ISO Board Chair Robert Foster To Step Down
Robert Foster, chair of the board of governors of the California Independent System Operator (ISO), has announced he will step down from the board to  [read more]
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:59:32 -0400
French Utility ERDF Selects CG To Help Supply Linky Smart Meters
CG has announced it has been selected as one of several suppliers to manufacture the first 3 million smart meters for Electricite Reseau Distribution France's  [read more]
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400