SEDC report finds increase in demand response in EU

In Europe, research board Smart Energy Demand Coalition (SEDC) has released a new report on demand response (DR) to support the improvement, deployment and utilisation...
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Sponsored content: Energy billing in a competitive retail market

 In competitive utility markets, there are primarily two types of retail energy suppliers – incumbents and new entrants, writes Kirill Rechter, CEO of LogNet Billing, a business unit...
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Smart meter engagement: how to bring micro businesses onside

Smart Energy GB, the campaign for the national advanced metering rollout, has updated its paper on smart meter engagement for UK micro businesses. The association is tasked...
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Smart grid report: Using radio to broadcast real-time pricing

US non-profit organisation Smart Grid Interoperability Panel has issued an updated version of a paper released in 2014 addressing the issue of system stability arising...
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Pacific Northwest Smart Grid Demonstration – the results

In the US, a report analysing the technology used for the Pacific Northwest Smart Grid Demonstration project has concluded a need for greater interoperability. The...
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Smart Energy Code – UK proposes way to test end-to-end smart...

Earlier this month, the UK's Department of Energy and Climate Change released a consultation document called the New Smart Energy Code Content and Related...
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Energy storage: How do costs compare with combustion turbines?

Lower cost solar PV and its rising penetration in all market segments will have a profoundly disruptive effect on utility operations and the utility...
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UK smart meters rollout: Smart Energy GB paper identifies challenges

In the first quarter of 2015, Smart Energy GB, the UK independent body set up to promote consumer engagement with smart electricity and gas meters, published...
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Report: Illinois shows smart grid consumer education begins at school

In the US, the Illinois Science and Energy Innovation Foundation (ISEIF), an independent smart grid consumer education fund, has released a review of its programme...
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How to develop a strategy for smart grid deployment – IEA...

The International Energy Agency's How2Guide for Smart Grids in Distribution Networks (Distribution SG H2G) seeks to provide decision makers with tools and steps for developing...

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