Utility Modernisation

We examine why. One country that is considering the future of energy is Australia. In 2016, Australia’s chief scientist Dr Alan Finkel told the leaders of the Council of Australian Governments that...
We examine why. One country that is considering the future of energy is Australia. In 2016, Australia’s chief scientist Dr Alan Finkel told the leaders of the Council of Australian Governments that they had “a once-in-a-generation opportunity to reform the electricity sector to maximise its resilience in the face of rapid market changes.” Read pg 114 to understand part of the journey they are undertaking.
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European Utility Week Insights

In this section, we provide information not only on the day-to-day of the most important utility event in Europe, but we also speak to the likes of Laurent Schmitt, secretary general for ENTSO-E, t...
In this section, we provide information not only on the day-to-day of the most important utility event in Europe, but we also speak to the likes of Laurent Schmitt, secretary general for ENTSO-E, the European Network for Transmission Service Operators. We try (really hard) to understand what blockchain is and why it’s important for the utility sector in a conversation with Jo-Jo Hubbard, COO and co-founder of Electron and a speaker at #EUW18.
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Smart Energy International Issue 5 2018

We examine the development of cybersecurity law in Europe and the UK, as well as some of the amazing organisations behind a multitude of cybersecurity initiatives, such as the North American Electr...
We examine the development of cybersecurity law in Europe and the UK, as well as some of the amazing organisations behind a multitude of cybersecurity initiatives, such as the North American Electricity Reliability Corporation and their biennial cyber exercise GridEx.
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Blockchain Supplement 2018

Our special supplement is focused on a current buzzword and potentially industry changing concept – namely blockchain. Blockchain has the ability to provide intermediary free interactions between s...
Our special supplement is focused on a current buzzword and potentially industry changing concept – namely blockchain. Blockchain has the ability to provide intermediary free interactions between stakeholders on the network, effectively rendering the utility’s role in energy trading or sharing obsolete. What this means for utilities is still to be determined and it may well be true, as one of our contributors says, that “blockchain technology can barely justify the current hype around it.” Ye...
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Data and Analytics

We explore the role of data in the utility sector in depth in this special supplement. Our exploration of data includes a look at an exciting project being undertaken by Southern Water in the UK, a...
We explore the role of data in the utility sector in depth in this special supplement. Our exploration of data includes a look at an exciting project being undertaken by Southern Water in the UK, along with 8 partners, which will change the face of data sharing in Europe; and we talk to Peter Jackson, Southern Water’s chief data officer and the driving force behind the DataWell project
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Smart Energy International Issue 4 2018

Data, in whatever form it takes, is a central theme in this edition, as we journey from Latin America and the smart grid installations and projects being undertaken on that continent; to the United...
Data, in whatever form it takes, is a central theme in this edition, as we journey from Latin America and the smart grid installations and projects being undertaken on that continent; to the United States, where Florida Power & Light shares its storm preparations. Our trip around the world also encompasses rural utilities and how they can best improve the efficacy of energy efficiency programmes and ends in Australia where we give an update on the Power of Choice programme.
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Metering and Smart Energy International Issue 3 2018

In this edition of Metering and Smart Energy International, you can find out how the reach and scope of our publication has been given a massive boost as we increase our portfolio of media partners...
In this edition of Metering and Smart Energy International, you can find out how the reach and scope of our publication has been given a massive boost as we increase our portfolio of media partnerships with some key power and energy events, especially in the US, thanks to Clarion Events’ acquisition of the PennWell Corporation. Exciting times lie ahead; we look forward to you joining us in the next chapter of this evolving story.
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Metering & Smart Energy International Edition 2, 2018

Asia is high on our list of priorities this edition, with insights from Frost & Sullivan regarding the state of the Asia Pacific smart grid market offering an understanding of how, where and to wha...
Asia is high on our list of priorities this edition, with insights from Frost & Sullivan regarding the state of the Asia Pacific smart grid market offering an understanding of how, where and to what extend growth will be driven in the region.  According to the authors, “2017 witnessed the installation of 17.5 million smart electricity meters in the APAC region (excluding China).”  In Japan and  South Korea, estimates are the between 2018 and 2024, more than 58 million smart meters will be ...
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M2M Communications Special Report 2018

Research and Markets forecasts the global cellular M2M module market to grow at a CAGR of 23.28% during the period 2018–2022. Increases in the development of smart cities is expected to drive the m...
Research and Markets forecasts the global cellular M2M module market to grow at a CAGR of 23.28% during the period 2018–2022. Increases in the development of smart cities is expected to drive the market. According to the report, governments continue to draft and implement regulation supporting the development of urban infrastructure and integration with advanced technologies. The aim is to improve the efficiency of services and improve the quality of life for residents.
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Metering & Smart Energy International Edition 1, 2018

The first edition of Metering & Smart Energy International offers a view into the development of smart cities around the world, with particular reference to the role of the utility within the envir...
The first edition of Metering & Smart Energy International offers a view into the development of smart cities around the world, with particular reference to the role of the utility within the environs of the city of hte future. Our regional focus on India provides insights into the Uday programme implemented by the Government of India, which aims to relieve Discos of their mounting debt and put them in a financially secure position, enabling them to focus on service delivery, instead of debt ...
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Smart Cities special report 2018

The first edition of Metering & Smart Energy International offers a view into the development of smart cities around the world, with particular reference to the role of the utility within the envir...
The first edition of Metering & Smart Energy International offers a view into the development of smart cities around the world, with particular reference to the role of the utility within the environs of the city of hte future. Our regional focus on India provides insights into the Uday programme implemented by the Government of India, which aims to relieve Discos of their mounting debt and put them in a financially secure position, enabling them to focus on service delivery, instead of debt ...
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Metering & Smart Energy International Edition 6, 2017

I am always amazed when we come to December and I realise that an entire year has once again sped past. And what a year it has been! While preparing the 2017 year in review feature, I had the oppor...
I am always amazed when we come to December and I realise that an entire year has once again sped past. And what a year it has been! While preparing the 2017 year in review feature, I had the opportunity to look over our most read news stories, along with interviewing some of our contributors to discover what impressions they were left with from 2017.
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