Smart Energy

News, insights and analysis concerning energy innovation, smart grid technology and strategies employed by utilities and the sector at large to promote the advancement of the energy sector. Topics include digitalisation, sustainability initiatives, energy efficiency plans, managing disruption through strategic partnerships, IT/OT integration etc.

energy package

Webinar: EU Energy package for the future utility

Join our webinar as we explore the energy transition and how these directives are enabling a new energy dynamic in Europe
argentina

Argentina inaugurates its largest solar plant

A 100.1MWp solar plant in Cafayate, Salta province in Argentina has been launched.
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US portfolio of smart home controllers to reach 14 million

The number of smart home controllers to be sold in the US to reach 14 million by 2024.
Climate change minister

UK appoints new minister for climate change

He has been appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, and has served as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Northern Ireland since October 2017.
distribution automation

Distribution automation solutions market to record 11.69% growth

The global market for distribution automation solutions to witness 11.69% growth between 2019 and 2023.
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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...
blue energy

Stanford researchers generate “blue energy” by mixing sea and fresh water

A new battery made from affordable and durable materials generates energy from places where salt and fresh waters mingle. The technology could make coastal wastewater treatment plants energy-independent and carbon neutral.
asean banks

$40 million DoE funding to advance the H2@Scale concept

The US Department of Energy has announced approximately $40 million in funding to advance the H2@Scale concept.
Europe wind power

Europe’s wind potential is 100 times higher, could power the world

Europe can potentially generate 100 times the current amount of energy generated, and produce enough power to power the world until 2050, if it were to maximise land use for onshore wind capacity.
softbank

SoftBank closes its first energy storage investment

Energy storage firm Energy Vault has announced a $110 million investment into its Series B funding round, by SoftBank Vision Fund.

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