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Brazil’s Amazonas Energia to advance metering infrastructure with Landis+Gyr

Brazilian energy distribution company Amazonas Energia has selected Landis+Gyr to implement an advanced metering infrastructure project in the state of Amazonas.

Energisa’s distribution businesses to upgrade across Brazil

Brazil’s National Bank for Economic and Social Development is supporting the investment plans of nine of Energisa Group’s energy distributors.

Neoenergia looks to MPLS for smart grid expansion in Brazil

Brazilian electricity company Neoenergia is modernising its communication networks with MPLS (Multi-Protocol Label Switching).

Enel launches 300,000 smart meter rollout in São Paulo

Enel Distribuição São Paulo is piloting the manufacture and installation of 300,000 smart meters in the São Paulo metropolitan region.

Brazil’s Neoenergia implements advanced data management tool

Brazilian energy company Neoenergia has implemented Nutanix’s hyperconvergence data management tool at its four regional energy distributors.
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Brazil continues to be a hotspot for cybercrime – Accenture

According to a study conducted by Accenture, Brazil continues to be a hotspot for cybercrime and an estimated $100 billion in lost revenue is expected to be recorded by companies by 2023.

Neoenergia launches electric vehicle corridor in northeast Brazil

Brazil energy distributor Neoenergia has started developing an 1,100km electric vehicle (EV) charging ‘green corridor’.

ZEBRA partnership to accelerate electric bus deployment in Latin America

The Zero Emission Bus Rapid-deployment Accelerator (ZEBRA) aims to deploy more than 3,000 new electric buses in Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Mexico.

Iberdrola expands distribution footprint in Brazil

Iberdrola group Brazil energy company Neoenergia has won the Brasilia electricity distributor CEB Distribuição in an international auction.

Neoenergia introduces augmented reality for distribution maintenance

Brazilian energy company Neoenergia is piloting the use of augmented reality for inspection and maintenance of distribution assets.

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