Baltimore Gas And Electric Says Customers Cashed In On Demand Response Event
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. (BGE) says its customers have seen first-hand the benefits of smart meters with the overwhelming success of the first Energy  [read more]
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:07:10 -0400
EIA: U.S. Hydropower Generation Now Routinely Exceeded By Wind, Solar And Other Renewables
According to the U.S. Energy Information Agency (EIA), April marked the eighth consecutive month that the nation's total monthly non-hydro renewable generation exceeded hydropower generation.  [read more]
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:07:04 -0400
GRID20/20 And Dominion Voltage Team Up On Grid Optimization
GRID20/20 Inc., a distribution transformer monitoring provider, and Dominion Voltage Inc. (DVI), a grid optimization solutions provider, says they have teamed up to bring grid  [read more]
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:05:47 -0400
SaskPower Ordered To Remove All 105,000 Sensus Smart Meters
The Saskatchewan government has ordered SaskPower to remove all of the Sensus smart meters it has installed across the Canadian province. The announcement comes after  [read more]
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:22:35 -0400
EPRI, Utilities, Automakers Partner On Smart Grid Integration With EVs
The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), eight automakers and 15 utilities are working to develop and demonstrate an open platform that would integrate plug-in electric  [read more]
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:52:55 -0400
Schneider Electric Unveils Intelligent Loop Automation Solution
Schneider Electric has launched its Intelligent Loop Automation solution. The company says the solution is composed of a certified set of architectures and configurations to  [read more]
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:52:40 -0400
ABB Commissions Replacement HVDC Link In Texas
ABB has commissioned a high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) link for American Electric Power that replaces the 30-year-old Oklaunion HVDC back-to-back converter station in Texas. The company  [read more]
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:02:44 -0400
Sensus Smart Meters Tied To More Overheating Incidents And Fires
Story Update: Shortly after this article was posted, the Saskatchewan government announced it was ordering SaskPower to remove all of the Sensus smart meters the  [read more]
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400
New York Provides Funds For Seven Smart Grid Projects
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, D-N.Y., recently announced that $3.3 million has been awarded to seven research teams to develop smart grid technologies that add resiliency  [read more]
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:33:58 -0400
Elster Introduces New Version Of REXUniversal Meter
Elster Solutions has released a new version of its REXUniversal meter that incorporates point-to-point cellular communications technology. According to the company, the version further enhances  [read more]
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:33:49 -0400
Austin Energy, ecobee Continue Smart Thermostat Partnership
For the second year in a row, Texas-based utility Austin Energy is taking steps to help conserve energy while summer demands are high through its  [read more]
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:19:11 -0400
Illinois Smart Grid Education Fund Announces New Grants
The Illinois Science and Energy Innovation Foundation (ISEIF) has announced its second cohort of grantees and a new funding opportunity for community partners to help  [read more]
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:22:37 -0400
Ontario Grid Operator Announces Energy Storage Projects
Ontario's grid operator, the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO), has announced new energy storage projects meant to help increase grid reliability and efficiency, as well  [read more]
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:35:30 -0400
Report Benchmarks U.S. Electric Utility Clean Energy Deployment
Many U.S. electric utilities are deploying lower-carbon fuel sources, with state policies a key driver in that performance. So says a new report co-produced by  [read more]
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Smart Grid VC Funding Comes In At $81 Million During The Second Quarter
Venture capital (VC) funding into smart grid companies came in at $81 million in 13 deals during the second quarter of this year (Q2'14), according  [read more]
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:40:29 -0400