Smart Meters

News and insights into latest developments in meter technology, utility deployment plans and the use of advanced metering infrastructure to improve customer service and demand response strategies. The focus will also include trends in wireless or fixed communications such as power line carrier (PLC) or wireless ad hoc networks over Wi-Fi, wireless mesh networks, low power long range wireless (LORA), ZigBee (low power, low data rate wireless), and Wi-SUN (Smart Utility Networks).

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Itron, Grid4C partner to help utilities address next-gen business cases

Itron has partnered with Grid4C to integrate predictive analytics with smart meters to solve the industry’s next-generation use cases in real-time.

National Grid’s new approach to stability services

National Grid explains the utility's new, innovative and world's first of its kind approach to managing the stability of the electricity system.

Smart energy app changed the behaviour of 91% and made 62%...

91% of smart metered consumers with access to energy analytics through an app have changed their behaviour and 62% had directly made purchases as a result to reduce their consumption, according to a new survey

New deal to digitally transform 61 Indiana utilities

The Indiana Municipal Power Agency has selected Tantulus Systems to help its 61 member utilities to digitally transform their networks.
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Networked Energy services strengthens smart grid security for Caruna

NES has announced today the successful completion of a project to upgrade Caruna’s smart meters to the latest firmware versions.
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Drivers of change for US utilities

The challenge being faced by US utilities is to ensure grid data is integrated, ‘clean’ and used to produce value to enhance operations
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NES achieves first 100,000 meters in new contract electronics manufacturing facility...

NES has achieved production of the first 100,000 meters from its new global contract electronics manufacturing facility in Romania.

Asia-Pacific: Itron recognised for leading role in AMI industry

Itron has been recognised with a best practices award in Growth Excellence Leadership in the Advanced Metering Infrastructure industry by Frost & Sullivan.
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India to boost renewables by over $800 million in 2020

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has been given an annual increase of 10.62% or INR 57.53 billion (approximately $806.65 million) in the country’s 2020 national budget.

Industry insight: Interviews from DISTRIBUTECH 2020

We've put together the leading industry intelligence, insights and thought leadership content from DistribuTECH 2020, to bring you the best and latest in the US power industry, and the big predictions for the year and decade ahead.

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