Data & Analytics

News and in-depth analysis of the industry, including current energy trends, energy market drivers, restraints, and growth opportunities across the energy value chain. Details in this category focus on the increasing adoption of smart utilities and smart grids by energy companies and the need for Big Data solutions. Insights elaborate on how the information gathered from these can be used for gaining useful information insights and customer behaviour, helps energy enterprises to deploy condition-based maintenance programmes and improves forecasting and scheduling of assets.

5g investment

Energy industry tops corporate 5G investment index

According to a survey conducted to understand corporates investments in 5G, 23% operate in the energy and 22% in the technology industries.
Boras Elnat

Itron wins Boras Elnat – Swedish tender for grid modernisation

Boras Elnat will leverage Itron’s industrial IoT network to connect some 46,000 new smart electric meters.
mioty alliance

Alliance unveils next-gen LPWAN for smart cities and industrial IoT

The MIOTY Alliance has launched the software-based MIOTY technology in Germany.
IEEE standard

IEEE releases guidelines to address 5G and 6G challenges

The IEEE has released the IEEE International Network Generations Roadmap (INGR), First Edition guideline to address 5G challenges.
metering

Trilliant acquires Quadlogic multi-tenant panel and ANSI socket-based metering solutions

Trilliant Networks have acquired rights to Quadlogic’s multi-tenant panel and ANSI-based metering for Canada and international markets.
UK energy trading

Electron, partners win funding for UK multi-product flexibility exchange

Electron has been awarded funding by the UK government to lead a consortium of leading UK energy companies in developing a multi-product flexibility exchange, named TraDER.
video

CGI opens new innovation center in Montréal

CGI is pleased to announce the opening of a new innovation center in Montreal, showcasing CGI's cross-industry innovations with its clients from around the world.
heat-as-a-service

Industry’s first: UK utilities pilot selling heat-as-a-service

UK utilities partnered with Energy Systems Catapult to pilot selling ‘heat-as-as-service’, in a move that will pave the way for the low carbon retrofit revolution.
smart water

Global smart water grid market to reach $22.2bn in 2020

The global smart water grid market to hit $22.2 billion in 2020 owing to increasing investments in IIoT solutions by utilities.
communications module

Virginia’s first-of-its-kind utility deal to connect 7k broadband customers

Dominion Energy and the Prince George Electric Cooperative have partnered to offer broadband connectivity to rural consumers.

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