NYISO Cuts The Ribbon On New Power Control Center
Federal, state and local government and energy industry leaders gathered to celebrate the completion of the New York Independent System Operator's (NYISO) $38 million primary  [read more]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:50:10 -0400
S&C Rolls Out Self-Healing Grid Solutions For Distribution Automation Systems
S&C Electric Co., a smart grid solutions provider based in Chicago, has introduced new grid controls and radios designed to help simplify deployment and management  [read more]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:49:57 -0400
Tollgrade Communications Launches Battery-Free Smart Grid Sensor
Electric utility service provider Tollgrade Communications Inc. has revealed its LightHouse medium-voltage power sensor. Tollgrade says the solution is an all-in-one line sensor for monitoring  [read more]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:49:37 -0400
Ambient Extends Platform With Smart Meter Communications Module
Ambient Corp., a provider of a smart grid communications and applications platform, has announced the availability of its smart meter communications module. The company reports  [read more]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:49:22 -0400
GE Unveils Medium-Power Flexible Integrated Transformer
GE's Digital Energy business has upgraded its medium-power transformer portfolio with the new PROLEC-GE flexible integrated transformer (FIT). PROLEC-GE is a joint venture between GE  [read more]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:49:06 -0400
S&C Debuts Underground Switchgear, 250 kW Storage Management System
Chicago-based smart grid solutions provider S&C Electric Co. has unveiled two new products designed to help improve power system reliability: Vista SD underground distribution switchgear  [read more]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:48:51 -0400
ACS Completes SCADA Fiber Optic Network Project For Georgia Municipal Utility
Advanced Control Systems (ACS), formerly Efacec ACS, along with fiber optic partner PCS Inc., has completed a three-year network installation project with Georgia-based Marietta Board  [read more]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:48:32 -0400
Survalent Commissions ADMS For Pennsylvania Electric Cooperative
Survalent Technology, a smart grid solutions provider, has commissioned an advanced distribution management system (ADMS) for Pennsylvania-based REA Energy Cooperative. The new system, Survalent says,  [read more]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:48:20 -0400
Minnesota Power Files For Permits To Build Canada-U.S. Transmission Line
Minnesota Power has applied to state and federal regulators for permits to build the 500 kV Great Northern Transmission Line from the Minnesota-Manitoba border to  [read more]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:48:08 -0400
First Wind To Sell Power From 20 MW Project To Hawaiian Electric
Boston-based independent renewable energy company First Wind and Hawaiian Electric Co. have announced that a request has been filed with the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission  [read more]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:47:54 -0400
Silver Spring Networks Enhances Smart Grid Data Platform
Smart energy network solutions provider Silver Spring Networks Inc. is building on software company MongoDB's database to capture and store high volumes of machine-to-machine (M2M)  [read more]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:47:39 -0400
Younicos Buys Assets Of Bankrupt Energy Storage Company Xtreme Power
Younicos Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Berlin-based Younicos AG, has acquired Xtreme Power's assets with a winning bid in a Chapter 11 auction supervised  [read more]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:47:27 -0400
Does Income Determine Who Benefits The Most From Smart Grids?
The smart grid can foster an "energy divide" for low-income consumers, according to a new research report published by the Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC).  [read more]
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:30:42 -0400
Smart Metering Systems Picks Up U.K. Electricity Meter Manager
Scotland-based Smart Metering Systems PLC (SMS) has acquired Utility Partnership Ltd. (UPL), a manager of electricity meters in the U.K., for approximately $23,420,600. SMS reports  [read more]
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:09:53 -0400
EaglePicher Nets $3M Award For Development Of Energy Storage Technology
EaglePicher Technologies LLC, an OM Group Inc. company and supplier of specialty batteries and energy storage solutions, has received a $3 million award from the  [read more]
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:09:38 -0400