GE And Georgia Power Team Up On Transformer Fleet Monitoring
GE has won a deal from Georgia Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company, to provide a complete transformer monitoring solution. GE says its solution will  [read more]
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:50:38 -0400
PSE&G Starts Building Its Largest Solar Farm To Date
New Jersey-based Public Service Electric and Gas Co. (PSE&G) has started construction on the utility's largest solar project to date, an 11.18 MW solar farm  [read more]
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:50:26 -0400
Survey: C&I Companies Perceive Little Value In Switching Electricity Providers
U.S. commercial and industrial (C&I) companies are satisfied with their existing electricity provider, and very few intend to change their provider at the end of  [read more]
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:39:57 -0400
Trilliant Launches SEAL Solution To Help With Smart Grid Deployments
Trilliant, a smart grid communications company, has launched its new Smart Energy Access Layer, otherwise known as SEAL. According to the company, SEAL is a  [read more]
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:57:43 -0400
PowerSecure Announces $15 Million In New Business
PowerSecure International Inc. has announced it has been awarded approximately $13 million of new distributed generation (DG) business and approximately $2 million of new utility  [read more]
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:35:23 -0400
Two Years After Superstorm Sandy, Utilities Highlight Grid Efforts
In October 2012, Superstorm Sandy hit the U.S. East Coast, leaving behind a path of destruction and causing millions of power outages. Some utilities came  [read more]
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:44:17 -0400
PG&E Opens $28.5 Million Control Center With Smart Grid Tech
Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) has unveiled its new $28.5 million electric distribution control center in Fresno, Calif. The utility says the 24,000-square-foot facility  [read more]
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:59:06 -0400
Survey: Utilities Expect Strong Competition In Build-Out Of U.S. Grid
Utilities see themselves losing ground to new competitors as the U.S. strives to significantly expand and strengthen its electrical grid, according to a Mortenson Construction  [read more]
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:58:55 -0400
EnerNOC Expands Footprint, Sets Up Shop In South Korea
EnerNOC Inc., a Boston-based provider of energy intelligence software (EIS), has launched commercial operations in South Korea. EnerNOC Korea will deploy EnerNOC's software and services  [read more]
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:44:34 -0400
Con Edison Deploys Landis+Gyr Switches For EV Charging Pilot
Landis+Gyr has announced it is working with Con Edison, the utility that serves New York City and Westchester County, N.Y., on a project to manage  [read more]
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:44:26 -0400
KEPCO Energizes HVDC Superconductor Cable
Korea Electric Power Corp. (KEPCO), LS Cable & System and AMSC have energized a high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) high-temperature superconductor (HTS) on Jeju Island's smart grid  [read more]
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:38:39 -0400
Florida Smart Grid Deal Means Fewer Outages, More Jobs
S&C Electric Co., a smart grid solutions provider, has announced a deal with Florida Power & Light (FPL) that aims to boost grid reliability and  [read more]
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Connecticut Utility Teams Up With Accenture, Structure And Ventyx
To help reduce the duration and impact of power outages and enhance network efficiency, UIL Holdings, parent company of The United Illuminating Co. (UI), says  [read more]
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:55:25 -0400
Broken Bow II Wind Farm Goes Online, Helping NPPD Meet Renewables Target
Sempra U.S. Gas & Power has dedicated the 75 MW Broken Bow II wind farm, located in Custer County, Neb. The new wind facility was  [read more]
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:36:59 -0400
Wind And Solar Helped California Grid During Tough Summer
The California grid maintained reliability during a challenging summer this year - thanks, in part, to wind and solar power. According to the California Independent  [read more]
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400