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Oklahoma House approves solar power surcharge

The House passed Senate Bill 1456 in a 83-5 vote. The Senate approved the bill in March.

Robot helps with cleanup at Japan's Fukushima

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) completed demonstration work of its MEISTeR remote controlled robot to help with decommissioning efforts inside U...

EPA grants permit for Texas gas plant, compressed air energy storage project

The energy from stored compressed high pressure air will be supplemented with natural gas-fired combustion turbines to produce electricity during o...

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The Smart Utility’s Guide to Choosing a Smart Meter

Smart meter design, construction, testing and production lead times can vary significantly from meter to meter, and these factors can have a big im...

Smart Grids and Big Data: How to Leverage Meter Data While Minimizing the Impact on Workflows and Business Processes

One of the biggest challenges facing utilities is how to convert vast volumes of meter data into actionable intelligence that enables informed deci...

Is Your Power Contract “Unconstitutional”? Recent U.S. District Court Decisions in Maryland and New Jersey Change the “Who” and “How” in Power Contracting

Are your power contracts invalid?  Recent US District Court decisions have resulted in the invalidation of power contracts negotiated under th...

Four “Must Have” Utility Contact Center Enhancements to Improve Customer Service and Save Money

Merge dispersed call centers into a single virtualized operation. Offer a callback option to eliminate on-hold times. Leverage work at home agents ...

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Transforming your customers into an energy resource

Join Opower to learn how Houston based Direct Energy and other utilities like Baltimore Gas & Electric are leveraging big data analytics, connected thermostats and behavioral science to increas...
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Building a Smart Utility: Distribution Network Optimization and Customer Engagement - The Efficiency Link

Attend the Schneider Electric live webcast to hear executives from Austin Energy and Burbank Water and Power detail their roadmap, drivers, and benefits in becoming a Smart Utility: fully engaging ...
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Real-world Business Drivers and Benefits of an Alstom Integrated DMS

Attend the Alstom Grid live webcast to hear executives from PPL Electric Utilities, Duke Energy and STEDIN (from the Netherlands) discuss their unique perspectives on the business drivers and ...
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A Smarter Control Room for a Smarter Grid

Attend this live webcast, sponsored by Intergraph Corporation, to learn the best practices to creating a smarter control center for your organization – helping you operate the network efficien...
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MITEM Corp

Provides CRM solutions for regulated U.S. public utilities. The product, MitemView integrates differently designed systems to share critical data and automate business processes.

Resources on Demand

Manages resource requests, tracks personnel movements, and supports lodging/logistics during a power restoration event.

Smart Grids

Quanta is contributing to its customers' smart grid initiatives by installing technology on power networks to provide energy management solutions for utilities and end users. This technology delivers on-demand data.

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