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$6 million boost for US-Israel cybersecurity collaboration

With cyber attacks on the increase, Israel’s Ben-Gurion University and Arizona State University are leading a consortium to develop new solutions.

Austin Utilities to implement a single AMI network for electricity, gas and water

Minnesota based Austin Utilities has selected Aclara’s RF network for its end to end advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) for multi utility services.
energy efficiency and power outages

Energy efficiency a cost-effective way to mitigate winter power outages – ACEEE

A new report released by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) states that energy efficiency is a cost-effective way for utilities in the US to address cold-weather electricity challenges.

US DoE plans new grid energy storage research facility

The $75 million Grid Storage Launchpad will be located at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory on its main campus in Richland, Washington.

Hi-tech battery storage development goes ahead

The Consortium for Battery Innovation is supporting research to develop battery storage for ‘plug and play’ solar energy systems for US homes.

Ameren Missouri proposes $8.4 billion smart energy plan

Grid modernisation with deployment of over 1 million smart meters over the next five years are at the heart of Ameren Missouri’s smart energy plan.

New NIST smart grid framework released

The US National Institute of Standards and Technology has released an updated Framework and Roadmap for Smart Grid Interoperability Standards.

PG&E to install AI-enabled storage optimisation platform

Pacific Gas & Electric is to deploy Fluence’s AI trading platform for optimisation and market bidding services for its 182.5MW/730MWh Moss Landing battery system.

Southern Company to investigate hydrogen blending into natural gas networks

US energy provider Southern Company Gas is leading an R&D initiative to address technical challenges to blending hydrogen in natural gas infrastructure.

‘Cryptocurrency mining as a service’ proposed to maximise renewable energy output

The US startup Digital Power-Optimization is seeking to secure under-utilised renewable power generation assets.