Survival of the fittest – what will it take for energy...

In Europe, we stand in the middle of an energy revolution. History tells us that this isn’t a safe place to be, not for...

Digital transformation @ENEDIS

Distribution system operators (DSOs) are tackling changes in the energy sector – especially the profound transformation power systems are undergoing today. As a DSO,...

SGIP kicks off Orange Button programme

Metering and Smart Energy International spoke with Sharon Allen from the Smart Grid Interoperability Panel earlier this month about the activity thus far in...

Iberdrola sets its sights on being a smart grid forerunner

Metering & Smart Energy International spoke with Miguel Sanchez Fornie, global director of smart grid and Alberto Sendin Escalona, head of telecommunications, from Spanish...
smart meters

Diehl Metering celebrates the 20th anniversary of its IZAR radio

“…. we think that, as a manufacturer, we can be an active player in the development of communication technology. This is why we have...

Beyond meter data to predictive intelligence

As the amount of data available to utilities via smart meters and other smart grid devices increases, the challenge is to turn this sea...
estonia

What will it take to make utilities hungry for grid-related analytics?

Digital transformation is at the top of company agendas across the globe, as even conservative estimates suggest that digital optimisation can boost profitability by...

Could smart meters eventually power themselves?

Dr Maximilian-Eckart Wernicke of Frost & Sullivan, Germany, explores the potential of energy harvesting to cut the operational and maintenance costs of smart meters...
IoT

Reinforcing the power grid in the IoT era

This report, covering some of the latest developments in smart grid and smart metering, looks at ‘disruptive’ energy models, energy harvesting; load switching for meter manufacturers...
Internet-of-Things

Internet of Things – Fear it or embrace it; avoiding it...

According to the recent World Economic Forum held in Davos, Switzerland, we stand on the brink of what is termed the ‘Fourth Industrial Revolution’,...

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