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.

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Siemens Energy unveils technology innovation center in Shenzhen

Siemens Energy has launched an innovation center for advanced energy technologies in Shenzhen in southeastern China.
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Trilliant acquires data analytics firm PrimeStone

Smart grid technology firm Trilliant has acquired PrimeStone, a privately owned intelligent data collection and analytics company.
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Whitepaper: What is the best smart metering head-end system architecture?

Smart metering systems should be based on a future proof architecture that is able to adopt new technologies and protocols.
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COVID-19 shifts global energy demand

We look back at what impact 2020 had on the energy sector and what learnings global energy retailers can take with them into 2021.
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New global IoT standard vastly outperforms cellular-based IoT alternatives

The recently published global IoT connectivity standard DECT-2020 New Radio outperforms existing cellular LPWAN solutions LTE-M and NB-IoT.
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Moldovan utility selects Itron to modernise metering infrastructure

Floresti Communal Services in Moldova in Eastern Europe has selected Itron to modernise its metering infrastructure.
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bp’s German subsidiary selects Siemens to expand EV infrastructure

Siemens Smart Infrastructure has been selected by Aral AG, a subsidiary of the bp group in Germany, to install intelligent substations at some 30 existing gas stations.

Industry Leader: Jürgen Mayerhofer

In his current role, Jürgen Mayerhofer is co-founder and CEO of enspired, offering AI-based energy trading services on short-term power markets, supporting grid stability and the integration of renewable energy into the market.

How BTM technologies will reshape the grid

Behind-the-meter (BTM) technologies have fundamentally shifted the landscape for energy providers and network operators all over the world.

Driving digital-first thinking

A North American-based, forward-thinking utility is taking ambitious steps to deliver an innovative digital experience to its 3.6 million customers.

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