EPB Teams Up With U.S. Energy Department On Smart Grid R&D
EPB, an electricity distribution and telecommunications company owned by the City of Chattanooga, Tenn., has announced a new smart grid partnership with the U.S. Department  [read more]
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:57:07 -0400
USDA Invests $1.4 Billion To Boost Rural Grids Around The Country
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced $1.4 billion more in loan guarantees to help improve the delivery of electric power to rural communities  [read more]
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:37:16 -0400
Mercom Highlights Top Smart Grid Funding And M&A Deals Of Q3
Mercom Capital Group, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, has released its latest report on funding and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity for  [read more]
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:09:47 -0400
Solar Electric Power Association Announces 'Utility Of The Year' Awards
The Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA) has issued awards to an investor-owned utility in Georgia, a public power utility in Northern California and an electric  [read more]
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:05:07 -0400
Pepco Holdings Contracts With Landis+Gyr For Enterprise-Wide Grid Analytics
Pepco Holdings Inc. (PHI) has entered into an enterprise-wide license agreement to deploy a comprehensive grid analytics solution from Landis+Gyr across its service territories. The  [read more]
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:48:21 -0400
Mississippi City Selects Elster Smart Grid Solution
The City of Starkville, Miss., has selected Elster Solutions' EnergyAxis automated metering infrastructure (AMI) solution. Starkville Electric Department (SED) and Starkville Public Works received unanimous  [read more]
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Itron Expands Itron Riva With Smart Load Control Solution
Itron Inc. has launched its smart load control solution, which is among its Itron Riva edge intelligence technologies. According to the company, the load control  [read more]
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:56:29 -0400
S&C Energy Storage System To Provide Grid Support For PJM
S&C Electric Co. has announced the deployment of six 25-kW PureWave Community Energy Storage (CES) systems at its global headquarters in Chicago. The company says  [read more]
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:08:33 -0400
Schneider Revamps Advanced Distribution Management System
Schneider Electric has announced the latest release of its advanced distribution management system (ADMS). The company says its ADMS 3.5 can assist utilities in the  [read more]
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:08:23 -0400
TransData Licenses Smart Meter Patents To U.K. Company
Dallas-based TransData Inc. has licensed its wireless smart electric meter patent portfolio to Telensa Ltd., a U.K.-based streetlight wireless monitoring and control system supplier. The  [read more]
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Michigan Researchers Tackle Smart Grid Cybersecurity
Merit Network, a nonprofit corporation owned and governed by Michigan's public universities, says its researchers are leading an investigative project that is exploring cyber threats  [read more]
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:08:36 -0400
Innovari Acquires Demand Response Player NetPeak Energy
Innovari, a Texas-based interactive energy platform developer, has acquired demand response company NetPeak Energy. "NetPeak is unique in the crowded demand response market. Their tremendous  [read more]
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:08:26 -0400
Itron Taps Sierra Wireless As Cellular Modem Provider For Smart Grid Solution
Sierra Wireless has been selected to provide AirPrime 2G, 3G and 4G LTE cellular modules for Itron's OpenWay smart grid solution worldwide. The two companies  [read more]
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:56:59 -0400
Indiana Utility Proposes New FIT For 16 MW Of Renewables
The Northern Indiana Public Service Co. (NIPSCO), an investor-owned utility, has filed a proposal to expand its voluntary feed-in tariff (FIT) program. The proposed program,  [read more]
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:48:39 -0400
Opower Announces Next Generation Of Its Customer Engagement Platform
Opower, a provider of cloud-based software for the utility industry, has announced the next generation of its customer engagement platform - Opower 5.5: Flex. According  [read more]
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:13:54 -0400