IOT

News and insights about IoT systems used in energy-related equipment, such as utilities’ infrastructure, power meters, energy storage batteries, solar panels and device chargers. From sensors monitoring room temperature to complex applications that control the energy use in an entire building, we note the increasingly disruptive role of IoT technology in smart cities, smart energy grids, grid management device management strategies and smart meter communication.

flying cars

Surge in use of flying cars through to 2022, report

Frost & Sullivan issued a report analysing potentials within the urban mobility market. The research firm predicts an increase in development and use of...
data

TEPCO boosts plants efficiency with IoT optimisation center

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings (TEPCO) and TEPCO Fuel & Power, Inc. are utilising a new internet of things (IoT) based optimisation center to...
cybersecurity

European water utility attacked by cryptocurrency mining malware

Unauthorised cryptocurrency mining attacks, also known as cryptojacking, have hit industrial control systems of a European water utility in the form of malware. The attack,...
robin hood energy

Canadian city partners with local comms firm on smart city pilot

In Ontario (Canada), the city of Kingston is partnering with communications company Bell to implement a smart city pilot project. The city will use Bell’s...
energy management system

Panasonic, Schneider Electric partner on building energy management

Panasonic and Schneider Electric announced that they will be pioneering energy management system for next generation commercial buildings. The two companies will integrate IoT communications...
smart LED street lights

Jamaica announces LED street lights installation target for 2018

Utility company Jamaica Public Service (JPS) in partnership with the government is planning to install some 35,000 smart LED street lights this year. The announcement...
HESG

Digital Hub to help Singapore reach goals set under Smart Nation...

Smart energy management company Envision has partnered with four organisations to help Singapore in its digital transformation initiatives through the development of an innovation...
smart city

LPWA to connect 140 million smart city sensing devices

IoT market research firm ON World, forecasts Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) networking technologies to connect 140 million smart city sensing devices to low...
Hyundai

Hyundai pilots level 4 autonomus driving with fuel cell EVs

Automaker Hyundai has successfully demonstrated the capabilities of its driverless, next generation fuel cell electric vehicles (EVs) in a 190km journey between Seoul and...
communication infrastructure

N. America: 9.1% market growth, communications infrastructure for digital grid

Energy market intelligence firm Frost & Sullivan forecasts the market for Digital Grid Communication Infrastructure in North America will increase by 9.1% per annum...

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