IOT

News and insights about IoT systems used in energy-related equipment, such as utilities’ infrastructure, power meters, energy storage batteries, solar panels and device chargers. From sensors monitoring room temperature to complex applications that control the energy use in an entire building, we note the increasingly disruptive role of IoT technology in smart cities, smart energy grids, grid management device management strategies and smart meter communication.

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Zigbee Alliance has certified 3,000 products

The Zigbee Alliance has announced that there are now more than 3,000 Zigbee certified and compliant products and platforms available to the market.
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Grid edge is where the true power lies

Paul Nelsen, senior director of smart grids from Itron, talks us through how AMI is transitioning from merely meter reading to integrated...
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AI to create $2.9 trillion of business value

An increase in the use of artificial intelligence will result in $2.9 trillion of business value by 2030.
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Alabama utility developing region’s most advanced broadband network

Central Alabama Electric Cooperative is building the state’s most advanced broadband fiber network.
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Ho Chi Minh City assigns big budgets for digitalisation

We spoke to Dr Luan Quoc Hung, director of technical department at Ho Chi Minh Power Corporation in Vietnam about their five...
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Solar: Most disruptive force in Thai energy sector

According to Pongsakorn Yuthagovit from Provincial Electricity Authority, Thailand, no matter how disruptive, it's all about giving customers what they want. Identify...
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Global smart meters market value to reach $19.98 billion

The global smart meters market will grow 9.34% between 2017 and 2022, according to MarketsandMarkets.
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Webinar: The race to the future utility

Join IDC for this webinar, where we will the analysts will share insights on this topic and provide a preview of the IDC Utilities Executive Summit 2020.
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Western Power selects Itron to connect 240,000 smart meters

Western Power has selected Itron to connect some 240,000 smart electricity meters.
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Mahindra helps Silicon Valley startup enter mobility and renewables industries

Mahindra has invested in Silicon Valley startup Cloudleaf.

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