Smart Grid

News, insights and utility activities concerning developments and improvements to the electric grid, transmission lines, substations, transformers and distribution network. Furthermore, we highlight the digital technology, communication protocols, controls, automation and technology that allows for two-way communication between the utility and its customers, allowing for smart response and demand management. The category also includes the influence of consumer interaction with smart devices within smart homes and the associated impact on tariffs and supply, as well as any and all topics relating to the power delivery system and energy consumption.

digital, digitalisation

Propelling utilities to a digital future

Back when I was working as a young system integrator there used to be a well-worn phrase rolled out by people in...
norway ev

Norway’s EV transition to cost consumers $1.27 billion

Norway is likely to need $127 billion in upgrades over the next twenty years if its to meet the country’s growing demand for electric vehicles

Devolo smart meter developed with ADD GRUP received certification in Germany

Devolo smart meter developed with ADD GRUP received certification in Germany The three-phase meter, developed by devolo and...
POWERGEN Entergy

Entergy will be host utility for POWERGEN International 2019

POWERGEN International gained important hometown credibility in announcing that Entergy Corp. will be the host utility when the event comes to New Orleans in November.
Michael Bloomberg

Former NYC mayor Bloomberg commits $500 million to anti-coal effort

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is plunging $500 million into an effort to close all of the nation’s remaining coal plants by 2030 and put the United States on track toward a 100% clean energy economy.
feed-in tariffs

UK unveils new feed-in tariffs for renewables

The UK government has finalised it’s new Small Export Guarantee after the scrapping of feed-in tariffs for solar energy feed-in to the country’s grid
customer experience analyst

New study reveals $117 million customer experience analytics market

The global market for customer experience analytics will grow from $53 million in 2019 to $117 million in 2028 - report
Blockchain storage

Centralized vs. blockchain: A head-to-head comparison of storage requirements

Three producers of residual heat deliver to an energy wholesaler. The wholesaler is the network owner and, as such, the administrator tasked with ensuring that the producers are paid according to how much energy is delivered. To facilitate this, the wholesaler monitors and registers each producer’s energy input.
Datahub

CGI’s DataHub solution sets the foundation for the future of the...

With the rise of renewable energy production, a growing number of prosumers and the steady proliferation of digital technologies, there is a pressing need in the Danish electricity retail market to balance the energy system and share the large volumes of data and information being produced.

LPWA and 5G for the Energy Sector: Facts, Experiences and the...

Webinar broadcast: Tuesday 25 June 2019 08h30 New York | 12h30 GMT | 13h30 London | 14h30...

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