New technology

Analysis and announcements of any and all new energy innovation and technological grid developments within the energy sector. This includes any products and solutions within the grid research and development phase, testing or currently in use. New technology includes but is not limited to e-mobility, energy storage, grid enhancements, IoT, digitalisation, smart meters, clean energy, renewable energy, distributed energy etc.

Prime Alliance

Introducing end to end IPv6 connectivity with PRIME1.4 PLC standard

PRIME ALLIANCE has released a new comprehensive IPv6 convergence sub-layer with full usage of 6LoWPAN compression layer specification.
US offshore wind

US DoE awards $28 million in funding for offshore wind research

The US Department of Energy has announced up to $28 million in funding for research and development of new offshore wind energy technologies.
cryogenic battery energy storage

National Grid to leverage Europe’s largest cryogenic battery energy storage system

Highview Power to develop the UK’s first commercial cryogenic battery energy storage facility.
volvo group

Volvo Group Venture Capital invests in cybersecurity

Volvo Group Venture Capital AB has invested in Upstream Security, a leading Israeli automotive cybersecurity company.
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Itron Utility Week 2019 Wrap Up

Tom Deitrich, CEO of Itron, reflects back on some of the highlights from this year's Itron Utility week and announces the 2020 event location!
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Talking Innovation with Itron

Roberto Aiello, Senior Public Relations Manager at Itron, discusses the need for constant innovation and the projects being incubated at the Itron Innovation Lab.
BEIS

BEIS issues funding to pilot a new AI energy advisor

The BEIS has awarded Eliq and Bristol Energy funds to develop new AI technology that will deliver personalised energy savings advice to customers.
Genesis

Reimagining energy with New Zealand’s first advanced gas meters

Genesis will roll out advanced gas meters to its customers from 2020
greenlots

Shell participates in the world’s largest public EV charging network

Greenlots has announced its participation in the development of the world’s largest electric vehicle charging network.

Talking artificial intelligence and smart cities

Mike Beehler, a speaker at Itron Utility Week 2019 and the Chief Opportunity Officer at Mike Beehler & Associates, joins us for a discussion about smart cities and the impact artificial intelligence will have on the utility sector in the future.

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