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.

switchgear market

Low voltage switchgear market – A major beneficiary of the global...

Global Market Insights predicts the low voltage switchgear market will surpass a remuneration scale of $80 billion by 2025.
Future Perfect

Webinar: Future perfect – the utility business model of the next...

Join us as we consult with leading experts and consider the utility business model of the next decade.Join us as we consult with leading experts and consider the utility business model of the next decade.
gis market

The utility sector: A major GIS market growth enabler

Global Market Insights looks at the factors driving the GIS market and how the energy segment will contribute towards the market growth.
IoT DEVICES

Reasons behind 6.8% increase in IoT devices for oil and gas

Berg Insight forecasts a 6.8% increase in the number of IoT devices installed in the oil and gas industry between 2018 and 2023.
Isle of Man

Isle of Man to use IoT-enabled prepaid metering system

Manx Utilities to initiate the replacement of their existing prepayment metering system with a new Secure Open Communications platform for the Isle of Man.
solar panels

How to increase the life span of solar panels?

Fraunhofer ISE and Du Point Electronics & Imaging will help improve the development of next generation and resilient crystalline silicon solar panels.
ENERGY TRADING

Sixth largest utility now trading in western EIM market

SMUD is now trading its energy on the western EIM with the help of energy trading solutions firm OATI.
sepa

SEPA poll: Nearly 75% of battery providers report regulatory barriers to...

The Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) recently surveyed more than 1,500 industry professionals to publish the first power technology market gap analysis, 2019 Grid...
SEPA Puerto Rico

SEPA on the passing of Puerto Rico’s Energy Public Policy Act

Governor Ricardo Rosselló has signed the Puerto Rico Energy Public Policy Act into law. The new legislation lays the groundwork for the island’s transition to 100 percent clean energy by 2050.
SEPA report

New Smart Electric Power Alliance report demystifies Transactive Energy

In alignment with the Smart Electric Power Alliance’s (SEPA) newly announced Utility Business Models pathway, today the educational non-profit released its latest report, Transactive Energy: Real-World Applications for an Evolving Grid.

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