New technology

Analysis and announcements of any and all new energy innovation and technological grid developments within the energy sector. This includes any products and solutions within the grid research and development phase, testing or currently in use. New technology includes but is not limited to e-mobility, energy storage, grid enhancements, IoT, digitalisation, smart meters, clean energy, renewable energy, distributed energy etc.

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Business drives demand for clean energy – not politics

US companies are dominating corporate procurement of clean energy this year, even as global demand rises and the record pace accelerated with two new...
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California’s power system to enter a decade of disruption

With California’s grid facing an era of rapid change as access to renewable energy grows, three new reports from the nonprofit, nonpartisan think tank...

Scilly Isles lead Smart Energy Islands initiative

The Scilly Isles are the location of a £10.8 million (US$14.21 million) smart energy project, which will see a combination of solar, energy storage...
Infonomics

Florida utility modernises grid with AMI and MDMS solutions

Landis+Gyr has announced an agreement with Kissimmee Utility Authority to supply advanced metering infrastructure and a meter data management system
battery storage

Two states drive surge in residential battery storage installations

Residential battery storage has surged in the US during the first quarter of 2018, according to a new report by Greentech Media and the...
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World’s first service node to meet blockchain network’s growing demand

Soluna Technologies, a company utilising the blockchain-economy with low-cost renewable energy, is launching its utility-scale blockchain computing facility integrated with its own renewable energy...
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Hawaiian Electric partners with Verizon to install smart sensors on grid

Hawaiian Electric Co. has partnered with Verizon to modernise Hawaii’s power grid, with the installation of smart sensors that collect near real-time data. The collaboration...
Scientific research

New membrane advances low-cost, grid-scale energy storage

Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) scientists have developed a crucial component for a new kind of low-cost stationary battery system utilising common materials and...
DOE

Bluetooth mesh plays pivotal role in smart city development

Bluetooth mesh continues to play a pivotal role in the development of emerging markets such as Smart Building, Smart Industry, Smart Cities, and Smart...
Siemens

Stalled IoT pilots: Is the human factor to blame?

People, process, technology: It’s the reigning mantra in high tech, swiping “move fast and break things” and “data is the new oil” right off the...

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