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.

5g services

5G and IoT comes to enterprises in Japan

Nokia today announced that it is building out its strategic partnership ecosystem to bring local 5G/private wireless LTE to industrial and government...
financing

ADB meets commitment to double annual climate financing to $6 billion

ADB has achieved a key commitment to double its annual climate investments from $3 billion in 2014, hitting a record high of more than $6 billion in climate-related financing in 2019
video

How Conlog’s expansion into Africa benefits local communities

Conlog’s Commercial Director Sibusiso Skosana, unpacks the company’s expansion into new markets, especially in Africa.
video

Are we doing enough to drive the energy transition? – Siemens...

Kevin O'Donovan met up with Siemens' CEO Smart Infrastructure, Cedrik Neike during European Utility Week and POWERGEN Europe in Paris.
Penn Power

Penn Power wraps up resilience projects in time for winter cold

As winter approaches, Penn Power is wrapping up major projects expected to enhance electric service reliability for nearly 20,000 customers.

Trends in the European energy sector – podcast series

Thorsten Heller, CEO of Greenbird discusses the hottest trends in the energy sector with Claire Volkwyn, Editor at Smart Energy International during EUW and POWERGEN Europe.
Denmark smart meter rollout

Northern Europe’s largest smart meter roll-out is a success

The Smart Meter Rollout tool from isMobile together with the close cooperation with Kamstrup has been crucial to the success of this deployment project.
decarbonise

€440 million loan to help Iberdrola decarbonise infrastructure

The European Investment Bank is providing Iberdrola with €440 million loan to modernise and decarbonise energy infrastructure in Spain.
ComEd

ComEd gets regulator nod to reduce 2020 tariffs

ComEd has secured a greenlight from energy regulator Illinois Commerce Commission to reduce its energy delivery services by $17 million as from 2020.
SP Energy

SP Energy announces partner for £8.3 million LV Engine project

SP Energy Networks has partnered with ERMCO, a manufacturer of energy transformers, to implement its low-voltage engine project.

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