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Azerbaijan to Develop Gobustan as a “Smart City”

May 6, 2013 - in Renewables, Smart Cities

Today in the course of symposium "Insurance of risks in the field of alternative and renewable energy sources," deputy director of the State Agency for Alternative and Renewable Energy (ABEMDA) Jamil Melikov has stated that Gobustan will be developed as a…

Azerbaijan to Develop Gobustan as a "Smart City"

May 6, 2013 - in Renewables, Smart Cities

Today in the course of symposium "Insurance of risks in the field of alternative and renewable energy sources," deputy director of the State Agency for…

Eugene Commissions a New SCADA System to Monitor Network

May 6, 2013 - in Corporate, Electric Grid, Water

Survalent Technology, a provider of smart grid solutions for the control room, announced today that it has commissioned a new Supervisory Control and…

Model-based Design Powers China Dam Construction

April 30, 2013 - in Energy, Feature, Featured, Modeling

Harnessing power from moving water has the benefit of slowing and controlling flow in order to prevent natural disasters, providing water for human consumption and crop irrigation, slowing soil erosion, and supplying clean power. Hydropower is a low-cost source…

Unlocking British Columbia’s Hydropower Potential

April 29, 2013 - in Analysis, Energy

It's predicted that the province of British Columbia (BC), Canada, will require an additional 30,000 gigawatt-hours of electricity within the next 20 to 25 years. To meet this projection, BC Hydro retained consulting firm Kerr Wood Leidal Associates Ltd. (KWL)…

Unlocking British Columbia's Hydropower Potential

April 29, 2013 - in Analysis, Energy

It's predicted that the province of British Columbia (BC), Canada, will require an additional 30,000 gigawatt-hours of electricity within the next 20 to 25 years. To meet this projection, BC Hydro retained consulting firm Kerr Wood Leidal Associates Ltd. (KWL)…

Prague Gas Explosion Highlights Aging Pipeline Danger

April 29, 2013 - in Emergency, Pipelines

A powerful explosion in Prague, Czech Republic, has damaged an office building, leaving up to 40 people injured. The blast highlights the danger from ageing, leaky gas pipelines around the world. The blast occurred at around 08:00 GMT. It is not certain what…

Silver Spring Networks Extends Smart City Infrastructure Platform with New LED Roadway Lighting Collaboration

April 27, 2013 - in Corporate, Energy

Silver Spring Networks, Inc.and LED Roadway Lighting, a leading designer and manufacturer of LED-based street and area lighting fixtures and control systems, announced a collaboration to deliver the market’s first networked, field swappable intelligent streetlight…

3-GIS Offers Industry Leading Gas Leak Survey Management Solution

April 26, 2013 - in Energy, Oil & Gas

With growing and more complex federal regulations adding immense pressures to today’s gas industry, 3-GIS, a global leading software solutions company, highlighted the release of a powerful leak survey management solution that effectively and cohesively…

Tidal Energy Modelling Tool Helps Identify Most Efficient Sites

April 24, 2013 - in Energy

The Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) and HR Wallingford are launching a tidal energy modelling tool for use by tidal energy developers to identify the most efficient sites for tidal energy converters, tidal arrays or tidal barrage schemes around the UK…