USA

Keep up to date with the latest power and smart energy developments in the USA.

The highlights in this week’s news items, provided courtesy of our American partner publications, include:

  1. Venezuala’s power outages continue to increase resulting in a spike in deaths in hospitals and closure of schools. Are US sanctions on the current government playing a key role in the increase in outages or it is underfunding of electric infrastructure?
  2. Scientists in the US suggest building an energy park along the suggested US-Mexico border wall to address water and energy woes. Will drones and smart sensors to be incorporated with the energy park help the US achieve its goal to develop enhanced security features to address illegal migration in the US?