Smart Grids

Know in depth about Smart Grid as a Service Market: What Recent Study say about Top Companies like Accenture, Alstom Grid, Leidos Holdings, General Electric Company, Verizon Communications, Hewlett-Packard (HP) Company, Verdeeco

Smart grid refers to an electrical grid system comprising various smart sensing devices, smart appliances and smart meters. It is a network of …

General Electric

Smart Grid Data Analytics Market trends estimates high demand by 2025

<b>Global Smart Grid Data Analytics Market: Introduction</b><p>Smart grid is a new technology that helps the system to run effectively and smart grid data …

Business Intelligence

USDA to invest $2.5B for rural grid upgrades

Dive Brief:<p>The U.S. Department of Agriculture yesterday announced it would invest $2.5 billion in rural electric infrastructure improvements spanning …

Renewable Energy

Artificial Intelligence and the future of energy

<i>Using AI in renewable energy production prediction, energy grid balancing and next generation understanding of energy consumers.</i><p><b>About the author.</b> <i>Dr.</i> …

U.S. Department of Energy

New smart grid solution heals itself amid central grid outages

Renewable energy may offer emissions-free electricity, but it isn’t always easy for electrical grids to integrate that energy. Dutch company Alfen is …

Electricity

Smart shipping container offers power grid resilience with ‘self healing’ capability

Electrical grid complexity has increased immensely. Recently, weather damage and intermittent renewable energy production have increased the dynamics that must be managed in a large power grid. In order to address that, the Dutch company Alfen is currently field testing their new ‘cellular smart …

Electrical Grid

IIT-Roorkee working on smart grid

IIT-Roorkee is part of an Indo-US consortium working on a mega project for smart energy distribution system.<p>The $ 75 million project, called US-India …

Electrical Grid

From horsepower to smart power

We have autonomous cars, smart phones and connected clothing. We track our diet, our steps, and our road trips. Through our connected technologies, …

Detroit

5 Ways A Smart Meter Can Benefit Your Home Office

One of the hidden and often forgotten costs of working from a home office is the additional (and sometimes expensive) amount of energy used by that …

Small Business

How Smart Grid Technology Could Help Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico could follow the lead of other hurricane-prone areas of the United States in rebuilding its power grid for resiliency.<p>A week after Puerto Rico was struck by Hurricane Maria, nearly all of the U.S. territory’s residents are still without power. It will take years to recover from the …

Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority

Huawei has another go at slicing the 5G euphoria

Huawei has unveiled its latest breakthrough in the world of smart grids, with a bit of 5G network slicing magic.At the PT Expo China 2017 in Beijing, …

Huawei

Illinois Adopts Unique Tool to Measure Smart-Grid Environmental Benefits

(CHICAGO – September 27, 2017) The Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) today agreed to adopt a greenhouse-gas (GHG) metric that will require Ameren, …

Energy

Why the "murder" of the modern energy industry is key to securing a bright future

Energy Consumption & Cost<p>Three times in the last year, I’ve sat across a boardroom from different C-Level executives in the trillion-dollar utility …

Energy Industry

Itron acquires Silver Spring Networks for $830 million, eyes broader smart city, smart grid deployments

Itron specializes in energy and water analytics and technology. Silver Spring is a smart city and mesh network player. The two see more Internet of …

Smart Cities

When will the lights come back on? Millions of Floridians want to know

State's $3B smart grid helped, but Irma was just too strong.<p>There are 1,001 variables involved with restoring power after it's been wiped out by a …

Florida Power & Light

What Utilities Can Do to Protect Smart Meter Data

In 2015, the most recent year for which data is available, U.S. electric utilities installed <b>about 64.7 million</b> advanced (smart) metering …

Business Technology

How IoT Data Can Reshape Your Industry

The Internet of Things is more than just hype. It is already <b>reconfiguring businesses around the world</b>.<p>According to a recent Cisco Systems survey, …

Business Technology

oneM2M | MWC Americas shines spotlight on latest progress on IoT standardisation efforts

Press Release<p>MWC Americas shines spotlight on latest progress on IoT standardisation efforts<p><i>Demonstrations and presentations from oneM2M members will</i> …

How Artificial Intelligence Will Revolutionize the Energy Industry - Science in the News

<i>by Franklin Wolfe</i> <i><br>figures by Franklin Wolfe and Kimia Mavon</i><p>Earlier this year, Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft and the richest man on Earth, wrote an …

Energy

Being cyber safe and smart with our power grid

Will it be harder to protect utilities as customers embrace smart grid technologies?<p>Electrical utilities around the world are under increasing attack …

Electrical Grid

EESL To Procure 50 Lakh Smart Meters For Smart Grid Project

<p>Energy Efficiency Services Ltd. (EESL), under the Ministry of Power, Government of India, had put out a mega tender for procurement of 50 lakh …

Energy

EESL To Procure 50 Lakh Smart Meters For Smart-Grid Projects

State-run EESL on Friday (25 August) said it has floated a tender for procurement of 50 lakh smart meters in July, which will be used for …

Energy

National smart grid mission in line with emerging reality

Around the globe, electricity generation, transmission and the distribution landscape have been rapidly changing. The emergence of multiple sources …

Energy

NIST tackles smart grid framework update

The entire energy ecosystem has shifted since the National Institute of Standards and Technology last updated its Framework and Roadmap for Smart …

Government Technology

You could get paid to not drive your electric car

The owners of electric vehicles in Denmark have been earning up to $1,530 a year from utilities just by plugging in when they park and selling excess …

Liberal View

Smart Grid Monitoring Q & A: The Power of Satellite

<i>Utility companies are constantly seeking new ways to improve field data reliability and availability, so it’s no surprise that satellite is becoming</i> …

Electrical Grid

Big Data on the Smart Grid: 2013 in Review and 2014 Outlook

"Big data" may be the most overused buzz-phrase in the smart grid industry today. But that doesn’t mean that managing, analyzing and deriving …

Big Data

Why Smart Cities Will Have to Get a Lot Smarter

In the future, smart cities will likely bring about many benefits, like less pollution and more efficient transportation systems. But they could also …

Internet of Things

Cyber security a priority for utilities

Protecting IT systems from attack is an increasing priority for utility providers around the world as operations become more data driven, industry …

Cybersecurity

Clean energy stored in electric vehicles to power buildings - PACE

Stored energy from electric vehicles (EVs) can be used to power large buildings – creating new possibilities for the future of smart, renewable …

Batteries