Smart Grid

News, insights and utility activities concerning developments and improvements to the electric grid, transmission lines, substations, transformers and distribution network. Furthermore, we highlight the digital technology, communication protocols, controls, automation and technology that allows for two-way communication between the utility and its customers, allowing for smart response and demand management. The category also includes the influence of consumer interaction with smart devices within smart homes and the associated impact on tariffs and supply, as well as any and all topics relating to the power delivery system and energy consumption.

Grid resilience webinar

Postponed: Grid resilience: Lessons from India, the US and Europe

There are a multitude of threats facing the electric grid and that need to be taken into account when planning for grid resilience. Join our webinar for insights and answers from global experts.
Missouri

Ameren Missouri announces a $32 million decrease in consumer energy bills

Ameren Missouri has announced that it will reduce energy bills for residential, commercial and industrial customers.
hk electric

Hong Kong utility selects Landis+Gyr for grid optimisation

HK Electric has partnered with Landis+Gyr to optimize the operations of its grid network.
Israel

US, Israeli fund seeks innovative renewables, efficiency and natural gas tech...

Israel - US: BIRD Energy seeks to provide up to $1 million in funding to renewable energy, efficiency and natural gas technologies projects.
Shanghai Gas

Shanghai Gas deploys blockchain-enabled ‘Energy-as-a-Service’ ecosystem

Shanghai Gas has expanded its partnership with VeChain to optimize the operations of its grid network and to reduce operational costs using blockchain.
Grid resilience webinar

Postponed: Grid resilience: Lessons from India, the US and Europe

There are a multitude of threats facing the electric grid and that need to be taken into account when planning for grid resilience. Join our webinar for insights and answers from global experts.
latin america

Coronavirus crisis could promote smart grids in Latin America

CONICET's Patricio G. Donato discusses how hte current Coronavirus crisis can result in the development and implementation of smart grids in Latin America.
grid integration

Insight-driven decisions are required to operate digital energy grids – and...

Last summer, I had an experience that made me realise how, in the future, utility network operators will need to work based on data they get from assets they may or may not own.
FERC COVID-19

Ed’s note: Crisis management

I trust that you are all well and keeping your spirits up. I hope too that you are taking time out to...
digital grid model

SP Energy Networks partners with CGI to deliver innovative real-time digital...

SP Energy Networks has partnered with CGI to assist in delivery of its Smart Data Integration Fabric (SDIF) project - a key enabler not only for its transition to Distribution System Operator, but crucially to help it support its communities and customers on the journey to net zero.

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