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.

Satellite imaging

Satellite imaging a game changer in efficiency innovation

E.ON, the European Space Agency and Astrosat are capturing satellite imaging data to identify areas across the UK where energy efficiency measures are needed.
African Utility Week

Canada and UK unveils $30 million initiative for next-gen technologies

The Canadian and UK governments have launched a 30-month transatlantic competition for innovators to create next-generation smart energy solutions. The $20 million Power Forward Challenge...

WEBINAR RECORDING | Designing low-power energy applications for LTE-M and NB-IoT...

Join Sierra Wireless for a webinar discussion around designing low-power energy applications for LTE-M and NB-IoT LPWA networks.

ADD Energy launches production of smart meters in Ukraine

ADD Energy and ADD GRUP have concluded a license agreement for the production of single-phase meters based on ADDAX IMS technology. The main goal of...
intelligent buildings

New report explores smart home tech adoption in multifamily households

A new report examines the business case for smart home technologies in multifamily housing.
WEC

WEC releases blockchain in energy report

In a newly released report, the WEC spoke with traditional oil and gas companies, regulators and utilities to better understand the blockchain hype. 
crowdfunding, smart grid technologies funding

Crowdfunding in the energy transition

A look at the most interesting successfully funded renewable energy projects which have utilised crowdfunding opportunities.
electricity market ev

PECO incentivises installation of EV charging stations

PECO (formerly the Philadelphia Electric Company) announced that the utility will be offering a new incentive for commercial customers who install electric vehicle charging...
RGE Sul

Sulphur Springs Valley Electric partners for smart grid deployment

Landis+Gyr and Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative (SSVEC) have reached a contract agreement for an advanced metering technology upgrade to better manage peak demand...
E.ON heating innovation

Ed’s note: How high does innovation rank as a priority in...

Despite being one of the most ‘disrupted’ industries globally,  the utility sector still has a fairly low ‘innovation score’, according to an article in...

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