Puerto Rico

Technology providers bring light to Puerto Rico school

A host of power sector technology providers have collaborated to bring light to the  SU Manuel Ortiz school in Puerto Rico. Eleven months since Hurricane...
nickel zinc batteries

$600,000 Funding accelerates state use of nickel zinc batteries

In the US state of Missouri, the Department of Economic Development is investing in ZAF Energy Systems, an energy storage firm, to accelerate the...
smart transformers

New report depicts global smart transformers market

A new report issued by Frost & Sullivan forecasts the global smart transformers market will reach $35.45 billion by 2022. In Europe alone, the market...
utility business

6 Ways IoT integration will impact utility business models

If you bet your business around natural resources, your costs will invariably go up over time. If you bet on technology, they will go...
energy cooperation

Nepal, Bangladesh sign MoU on energy cooperation

Nepal and Bangladesh have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in energy sector. The MoU is expected to promote more Bangladesh investments...
Russian, TVA

TVA cybersecurity centre vigilant against growing threat

At the Tennessee Valley Authority's new cybersecurity centre, IT specialists constantly scan the power network and social media feeds looking for potential threats. Working around...
Pakistan

Pakistan: Issue a fatwa against power theft

Issue a fatwa against power theft – and receive free power – is the proposal that has been put before the Senate Standing Committee...
tariffs

Should government subsidise tariffs?

Cost-reflective tariffs are an on-going, much talked about topic but why do they continue to be problematic and what are the possible solutions? Daniel...
PG&E; California

Will California change utility liability laws?

California lawmakers raised concerns last week that a proposal from Gov. Jerry Brown to shield electrical utilities from some financial liability for wildfires might...
energy

Report: 4 Priorities to accelerate energy transformation

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has outlined the innovation priorities needed to accelerate the transition to a sustainable energy system. The Agency authored...

Most Read

Latest Feature