National Lab Teams Up With SolarCity To Maximize Solar Power On Electrical Grids
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and SolarCity have entered into a cooperative research agreement to address the operational issues associated with large amounts of  [read more]
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:44:34 -0500
FERC Signs Off On $7 Billion Merger Of Exelon And Pepco
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has approved the proposed merger of Exelon Corp. and Pepco Holdings Inc. (PHI), moving the $6.8 billion deal one  [read more]
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:23:41 -0500
Alberta Group Seeks Energy Storage Companies To Help Integrate Renewables
Alberta Innovates - Energy and Environment Solutions (AI-EES) has announced that it is making C$2 million in funding available to help develop next-generation energy storage  [read more]
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:56:27 -0500
SCE On The Lookout For Up To 50 MW Of Renewable Energy
Southern California Edison (SCE) has issued a request for offers (RFO) to acquire up to 50 MW of electricity from new renewable distributed generating facilities.  [read more]
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500
Global Smart Grid Tech Revenue Slated For Solid Growth
The past two years have seen accelerating technological advancements and shifting priorities among utility industry stakeholders, according to a report from Navigant Research. The benefits  [read more]
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:49:31 -0500
CG Building Smart Meter Production Facility In France
India-based CG has announced it will be opening a new facility in Grenoble, France, to produce, test and calibrate over 2 million ZIV smart meters  [read more]
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:04:33 -0500
Aclara Introduces New Consumer Engagement Platform
Aclara Technologies has introduced a new consumer engagement platform. The company says the scalable platform empowers utility partners to integrate data from multiple sources and  [read more]
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:42:11 -0500
Delta Unveils Platform To Help Utilities Manage Big Data
Delta Energy & Communications has launched its new Intelligent Distribution Analytic Platform (DEC-iDAP), a solution that the company says allows utilities to perform analysis of  [read more]
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:32:15 -0500
New Report Ranks U.S. States On Smart Grid Efforts
The GridWise Alliance and the Smart Grid Policy Center have released the 2014 Grid Modernization Index (GMI), which evaluates and ranks states based on their  [read more]
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 13:38:51 -0500
BPA Taps AutoGrid Systems For Demand Response
The Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) has selected AutoGrid Systems' Demand Response Optimization and Management System (DROMS) application to implement and manage DR demonstrations across its  [read more]
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 13:15:10 -0500
Electrovaya Providing Energy Storage Systems To Canadian Utilities
Electrovaya Inc. has received a $1.3 million grant award to deliver multiple intelligent energy storage systems (IESS) at various locations with Canadian utilities Toronto Hydro  [read more]
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:51:24 -0500
Smart Grid Interoperability Panel Names Sharon Allan New President And CEO
The Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP), a member-funded organization focused on accelerating smart grid interoperability, has named Sharon Allan its new president and CEO. According  [read more]
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:43:40 -0500
Texas Wind Power Sets Another Record
The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) says that wind-powered generation recently set another record - albeit by 5 MW. According to ERCOT, the record  [read more]
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500
Tantalus And Itron Release ERT-Reading Platform For Munis And Co-ops
Tantalus and Itron Inc. have announced the commercial availability of automated encoder receiver transmitter (ERT)-reading functionality for the companies' joint solution platform for municipal and  [read more]
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500
Michael Allman Joins Bit Stew Systems' Board Of Advisors
Bit Stew Systems Inc., a provider of real-time network operations solutions for the utility industry, has added Michael Allman to its board of advisors. Since  [read more]
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500