Cybersecurity

News concerning cybersecurity within the energy sector, specifically relating to protection of energy customer data and private information, preventing malware, ransomware, as well as theft or damage to hardware. Also includes cybersecurity for the electricity grid, preventing disruption of power services, coordinating incident response and recovery, ensuring grid resilience.

grid communications

Stakeholder collaboration to accelerate robust connectivity

Emad El Sewedy, CEO of El Sewedy looks at the benefits of collaboration between energy stakeholders in addressing energy challenges. The adoption of robust and...
SDG&E

San Diego utility scopes three awards for reliable services

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) has received three awards for superior performance amongst utilities in America. PA Consulting has awarded SDG&E with the National...
ISO/IEC JTC 1

ISO/IEC JTC 1 adds OCT specification to global IoT standards portfolio

ISO/IEC JTC 1 has approved Open Connectivity Foundation (OCF)’s 1.0 specification as an international standard.
american water

Canadian utility pilots AI and analytics to reduce leaks by 60%

In Canada, Utilities Kingston has selected Rezatec to reduce water leaks within its distribution system. Utilities Kingston is piloting the firm’s artificial intelligence and geospatial...
smart community

Multi-million DoE funding facilitates energy transformation

The DoE has announced $98 million in funding towards research and development (R&D) of innovative technologies to transform the country's energy system.
infrastructure

Enedis selects energy transition IT partner

Enedis has selected Orange Business Services for to assist in its transition towards smarter and more resilient grid network operations.
supply chain

National Grid in $37 million series B funding for threat detection

Dragos, a developer of threat detection and response platform, has raised $37 million in series B funding to expand its operations and improve its...
smart grid

IEEE announces Smart Grids for Smart Cities forum

IEEE Smart Grid is announcing its 2018 edition Forum on Smart Grids for Cities. This year’s conference will be held at Thor Central, EnergyVille, Genk...
smart electric

New report highlights AMI rollout & security concerns

IoT analysts firm Berg Insight forecasts Europe’s smart electric and gas meters market to record 80% growth between 2018 and 2023.
natural disasters

SCE and California wildfire

Southern California Edison (SCE), through its Emergency Operations Centre, has mobilised resources and crews in wildfire-affected areas in Ventura and Los Angeles. The crews will...

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