Energy & Grid Management

News and analysis concerning the management of energy demand and supply on the electricity grid. Grid modernisation and smart grid upgrades, as well as distributed energy resources and storage form part of this category. Trends in own generation, net metering, influence of prosumers and energy management tools at the grid edge also influence grid management. Furthermore, strategies to boost grid resilience, for example in the case of a typhoon or cyber attack, strategies to ensure security of supply, energy efficiency measure, smart buildings and load balancing fall within the energy and grid management  category.

Kansai Electric Power

Predictive maintenance can unlock lower costs and better performance for African...

By Colin Beaney, Global Industry Director for Asset-intensive and Energy & Utilities at IFS African power utilities are evolving as they are unbundled into separate...
decarbonisation technologies

New York launches $10m efficiency initiative for industrial customers

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) announced $10 million in funding towards the Commercial and Industrial Carbon Challenge pilot programme. The...
smart grid communications

Texas: Consumer smart meter data open for sharing with third parties

Consumers in Texas have received a greenlight from the Public Utility Commission to share smart meter data with third parties who would help them...
mexico

Recommendations to expand integrated efficiency and solar projects

The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) issued recommendations to increase investments in both energy efficiency and solar projects for affordable multifamily...
RESA SA

RESA SA of Belgium issues tender for supply of MDM system

In Belgium, grid operator RESA SA has issued a tender for the supply and implementation of a meter data management system. Deadline to submit proposals...
Bristol city

Bristol City Council seeks partners for smart city initiatives

England's Bristol City Council has launched an initiative to secure partners to implement its smart city programmes. The city council is seeking partners across the...
energy

Top energy solutions to be showcased at African Utility Week 2018

Cape Town, South Africa will welcome energy professionals from around the globe who will meet next week to source solutions, generate business and connect...
Belarus

New England: $33 million in energy savings achieved under utilities programmes

Energy Source has announced that it has saved more than 280 million KW for utility consumers in New England. The savings are equivalent to more...
Boston

$220 million commitment for Boston grid upgrades

Boston State officials have issued an order authorising utilities to spend $220 million statewide on upgrades to the electrical grid over the next three...
gis market

Utilities Tech. Council recognises New-Zealand firm for resilient comms network

The Utilities Technology Council has awarded wireless communications firm MiMOMax with the company’s Impact Award for Hardware. The award recognises the role MiMOMax has played...

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