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Energy sector insights, report analysis, predictions and examination of energy trends, grid innovation and energy market movements within the energy sector. Energy policy and regulatory frameworks are also included.

California utilities EVs

California utilities and the road to EV adoption

In the US state of California, State Governor Edmund Brown’s zero emission vehicle (ZEV) mandate aims to build adequate grid infrastructure to support one...
energy UK

Energy suppliers: why consumers love to hate them

This week consumer media group Which? published a ranking of 25 UK energy suppliers indicating which offers the highest level of customer satisfaction and...
smart energy 2016

Smart energy in 2016 – Itron, SAP, VaasaETT predict the year...

In a prediction focused on smart cities, Tim Wolf, director of Marketing, Smart Grid Solutions at Itron, maintains that catalysed by the recent Paris climate agreement...
smart energy 2015

Smart energy 2015: the news that reshaped the market

2015 was the year that... Europe gears up for major rollouts by 2020 The second half of the year saw a flurry of activity in Austria....
hub

Bringing Bitcoin to Africa: the man on a [prepaid] mission

In Johannesburg, South Africa, Lorien Gamaroff believes he has a way for Africa's millions of unbanked consumers to pay their utility bills - the...

Smart Utility Systems: Cloud tech fuels customer engagement

At the SAP for Utilities conference which took place in Huntington Beach, California in September, Smart Utility Systems, a certified SAP technology partner, discussed...

Sensiron’s mass flow meters for reliable gas meters

Sensirion is known for its innovative products, customized solutions and excellent support. The products set new standards in markets around the world. The technology for...

Electric Kiwi: the 100% smart meter electricity retailer

When customers sign up to buy electricity from New Zealand online retailer Electric Kiwi, they are entitled to 60 minutes of free power a...

Metering & Smart Energy International released the first annual Global Smart...

Vienna, 3 November 2015:  Metering & Smart Energy International, the global metering and smart energy publication, today released the first annual Global Smart Energy...
Cybersecurity Europe

Organised crime and EU solidarity – Enel Italy talks cybersecurity

Earlier this year, Europe's cybersecurity organisation the European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA) admitted it is unprepared for the advent of the Internet...

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