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.

tata motors

Tata Motors to install 300 EV charging stations

Tata Motors to build 300 charging stations for electric vehicles in five major Indian cities by the end of 2020.
smart city technology

Global smart city revenue to reach $1.7 trillion by 2028

Revenue for the global smart city technology market will reach $1.7 trillion by 2028 - report

Electricity theft detection using smart meter data analysis

Arkossa detects an electricity fraud for the cultivation of Cannabis purpose. Smart Metering as a Service
sustainability

EDF increases sustainability loans to €5 billion

By signing two sustainability-indexed revolving facilities, the French electric utility company has increased its sustainability loans to €5 billion.
distribution automation

Distribution automation: Annual utility investments to reach $20.9 billion

The annual revenue for energy distribution automation technologies is forecast to increase by 7.5% between 2019 and 2028.
device management

Utility data and device management to exceed $22 billion

The revenue for utility data and device management technologies is expected to increase by 4.6% per annum between 2018 and 2027 - report.
datavideo

Asia: Data science impacts on business operations

Philip Seymour from Siemens speaks on how business operations are impacted by digital transformation in AMI and data science.
Augmented reality

Augmented reality: Transformation in utility operations

This article looks at how Augmented reality In the utility space is bringing in actionable insights and values by providing real-time grid data
data protection

US mayors adopt data protection and infrastructure resilience resolution

US mayors adopt Data Protection at the Edge Resolution to enhance data and infrastructure security
GE Renewable wind

GE Renewable reveals the world’s biggest wind turbine

GE Renewable Energy revealed the first manufactured components for the 12MW Haliade X wind turbine, the only offshore turbine in the world at 260m in height

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