Elektro

Nokia deploys Brazil’s first 4G network for grid operations

Brazilian power distributor Elektro has selected Nokia to deploy a private LTE network to increase grid reliability and efficiency. The 4G network will be made...
south america

Smart metering to cover 50% of South America’s smart grid...

Smart Energy International spoke with Ben Gardner, president of Northeast Group, a smart infrastructure market intelligence firm based in Washington DC, to understand the...
ESPH

Costa Rican utility automates grid operations with Landis

In Costa Rica, the Public Services Company of Heredia (ESPH) has selected Landis+Gyr to modernise its grid network.
Brazil

Smart grid development in Brazil and South American counterparts

This week, we continue with our focus on smart grid development in Latin America. We spoke with analysts from research firm Frost & Sullivan to...
smart grid development

Smart grid development in South America

Smart Energy International spoke with Ben Gardner, president of smart infrastructure market intelligence firm Northeast Group; Patricio G. Donato, researcher with Argentina’s National Scientific...
smart grid development

Smart grid developments in Latin America, Navigant Research insights

This week, we start a series of feature articles providing insights on smart grid development, challenges faced and parties involved in Latin America. We spoke...
Puerto Rico

Technology providers bring light to Puerto Rico school

A host of power sector technology providers have collaborated to bring light to the  SU Manuel Ortiz school in Puerto Rico. Eleven months since Hurricane...
PREPA

PREPA reaches deal with bond holders

The embattled Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) may have a way out of its current challenges.  After discussions, a deal has been reached...
Mexico

Spanish utility executes expansion plan into Mexico

Iberdrola, Spain's largest utility,  will begin producing more electricity in Mexico than in its home region in 2018. This follows an aggressive expansion plan...
Puerto Rico

White Paper outlines design for mini-grids to energise Puerto Rico

Siemens has released its white paper, “Resilient by Design: Enhanced Reliability and Resiliency for Puerto Rico’s Electric Grid,” which outlines a new energy infrastructure...

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