Smart Grid


Silver Spring Networks metering program to deploy in Western Australia

01/23/2015 The program is a part of the $34 million project funded by the Western Australian government to reduce operating costs associated with customer ser...

VIDEO: India to spend $21.6 billion on smart grid infrastructure


India is looking to smart grid infrastructure to help tackle an out-of-control electricity theft problem and improve reliability 

Grid flexibility crucial to integrating renewable energy in Europe


As the concept of energy security grows in importance, so does the need to manage grid flexibility in Europe

3 Questions for Planning Electric Grid Modernization

01/16/2015 Aging infrastructure, regulatory pressure and an increasing array of distributed energy resources have altered the utility landscape and are spurri...

Improving Grid Reliability Through Machine Learning


Uma Sandilya of C3 Energy shares three steps to unlock the potential of enterprisewide data analytics.

The Global Grid-Smart Grid Growth in International Markets, US Government Support for Exporters

01/16/2015 The U.S. smart grid industry is setting its sights overseas, write Andrew Bennett of the U.S. Department of Commerce: International Trade Administr...

Big Data Jolts Utilities - Why Harnessing Big Data Will Help Companies Surge


Dolphin's Werner Hopf writes that many organizations fail to address a big problem.

RI Public Utilities Commission Approves 2015-2017 EE plan


The Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission on Oct. 30 unanimously approved the 2015-2017 Energy Efficiency Program Plan.

VIDEO: Snohomish PUD announces energy storage enterprise


The project was made possible in part by a $7.3 million investment from the Washington Clean Energy Fund

Substation automation systems market growing to $3.2 billion by 2020


The two key factors driving SAS market growth are the global rise in electricity demand and increased emphasis on clean energy 


Underwater kite marine energy technology completes trials

Jan 13, 2015 The marine power plant Deep Green has now been producing electricity for more than a year, and Minesto’s founder and CEO Anders Jansson shares his ...

Generators must consider energy storage

Dec 29, 2014

Energy storage is no longer the technology of the future. It's here already 

Helping industry and utilities accommodate renewable energy

Dec 3, 2014

The connections between the industrial sector and the utility industry will become increasingly complex and even more variable

DOE to see billions back from energy loan program

Nov 13, 2014

The results of a new study into the program could surprise those who view it as a government boondoggle

Using EPRI technology to weather the next Superstorm

Oct 31, 2014

Damage prevention refers to the application of engineering designs and advanced technologies that harden the power system to limit damage




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

This session will outline how Duke Energy leveraged Voice of Customer insights, previous experience in similar outreach programs, and careful internal analysis to identify an improvement opportunit...
( 02/04/2015 / 03:00 PM

When Grid Optimization is Not Enough: Making Cents of Disruptive Change.

Electric utilities today face unprecedented volatility and business challenges. To stay competitive and ensure a managed transition to a sustainable future, electric utilities must ensure grid reli...
( 02/04/2015 / 12:30 PM

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Premium Power

Premium power is an increasingly valuable tool for utilities and municipalities, who can charge more for supplying power to customers with critical loads. At the same time, more customers have thei...
( 02/03/2015 / 05:00 PM

The Integrated Operating Model Creating an Advanced Outage Management Environment to Control the Grid

Amy Hime, Senior Manager of Engineering and Asset Systems at Enersource, will discuss the journey they took to move from traditional methods, to an advanced outage management environment to manage ...
( 02/03/2015 / 01:30 PM


Cooling System Technology for Cube-Based Display Walls

The cooling system in a cube-based display wall is a critical factor to consider when you're planning which technology would be best for your contr...

Envisioning the Smart Grid of the Future

While it is true that the future is unknowable, it’s a safe guess that the smart grid of tomorrow will be dramatically different than the smart gri...

Managed Services: More Smart Grid Benefits; Less Smart Grid Risk

Planning and deploying smart grid solutions is a challenge under the best of circumstances, and for many, balancing the risk-reward continuum is a ...
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