Indianapolis Power & Light to use Landis+Gyr smart grid network

Sponsored by

Landis+Gyr and Indianapolis Power & Light Co. (IPL) announced the two companies have reached agreement on an extension of their existing network management agreement for the utility's advanced metering network that has been in place since 1997.

As part of the agreement, Landis+Gyr will migrate the network to its advanced two-way Gridstream solution, allowing IPL to deploy the latest advanced meters and distribution devices for smart grid applications.

The Gridstream solution is a mesh network that connects advanced meters, distribution devices and home area networks as part of a smart grid. Once the new network is installed, IPL will have a scalable and future-ready platform that will support both currently deployed meters and new meters with two-way communications capabilities and advanced data functions.

Based in Indianapolis, IPL provides electric service to more than 470,000 consumers in the city and surrounding central Indiana communities.

Sponsored by

CURRENT ARTICLES

Justices rule against EPA power plant mercury limits

06/29/2015

The Supreme Court says that the EPA overreached.

Basin Electric wins international employer of the year award

06/29/2015 Basin Electric previously received the international award in 2005 and the Dakotas Chapter 72 Employer of the Year Award i...

Duke Energy to excavate 12 more coal ash basins in North Carolina

06/29/2015

The material would be safely reused in lined structural fills or permanently disposed in lined landfills.

Building Energy to build 2 solar photovoltaic plants in Egypt

06/29/2015 The $200 million project was awarded by the New & Renewable Energy Authority of the Ministry of Electricity & Rene...

CG bags 2 electricity networks orders in Philippines

06/29/2015 The scope of work for both projects includes design, manufacture, supply, construction and installation and commissioning ...

AEP taps Siemens to modernize HVDC system Welsh in Texas

06/29/2015 Siemens will upgrade its 20-year-old system by installing new control and protection technologies, replacing the cooling, ...

Michigan utilities work to comply with power plant pollution rule

06/26/2015 The EPA estimates costs of around $9.6 billion for power plants to install and operate equipment to remove pollutants
FEATURED ENERGY JOBS
View more Job Listings >>

INDUSTRY STOCKS

ON DEMAND WEBCASTS

Solar + Storage: Capturing Opportunities and Overcoming Challenges

The convergence of solar and energy storage applications is under way. The combined application o...

Storage Enters the Global Stage: What’s the value proposition for your region?

For electricity storage, the events of the last two years have shown that the skepticism around t...

How to deploy mobile forms + devices to speed up field service processes & reporting

Overcoming the pain points associated with any process is much simpler and more cost effective th...

Beyond Integration: Three Dynamics Reshaping Renewables and the Grid

In a unique industry research initiative, DNV GL gathered views from over 1,600 energy sector par...

Engaging the Small and Mid-sized Business (SMB) Marketplace

This session will outline how Duke Energy leveraged Voice of Customer insights, previous experien...

EL&P BUYER'S GUIDE PRODUCTS

Decontamination & Decommissioning

Decommissioning strategy development, cost estimates, plant modifications; system and building decontamination; RV segmentation; large component re...

Cavitation Peening

AREVA developed its innovative solution for asset management, significantly extending the life of reactor components. Cavitation Peening is a perma...

Nuclear Horizontal Modular Storage (NUHOMS®)

AREVA TN’s NRC-licensed NUHOMS® system ensures the highest safety and lowest dose performance. With no tipping, tripping and sliding, you have the...

ATRIUM™ 11 for BWR Fuel

ATRIUM™ 11 design fuel – in operation since 2012 – provides significantly lower fuel rod power levels for power uprate margins, operational flexib...

POWERGRID PRODUCT LISTINGS

EtherMate® Industrial Ethernet - IO Modules

LioN-M ProfiNet device with 16 digital I/O channels, channels can be used universally as inputs or outputs, M12 socket, ro...

OFL280 FlexTester - Handheld OTDR

AFL's OFL280 FlexTester offers an unmatched combination of fiber test functions, ease-of-use, portability, and value.

ADSS Mini-Span® Fiber Optic Cable

AFL Mini-Span® All-Dielectric Self-Supporting (ADSS) cable is designed for outside plant aerial and duct applications in l...

TRM® 2.0 - Test Results Manager PC Analysis and Reporting

Test Results Manager 2.0 (TRM® 2.0) is an all-in-one analysis, viewer and reporting tool designed for use with NOYES fiber...

POWERGRID International

May 2015
Volume 20, Issue 5
1505pg_C1

ELECTRIC LIGHT & POWER

April 2015
Volume 93, Issue 2
1503ELP_C1