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Thinking Houses for Intelligent Cities

June 10, 2013 - in Energy, Projects

By 2030, four out of five people will live in megacities. Supplying them with power and water will be crucial. IT networking, intelligent power grids and sustainable energy should help create a "smart city." The future of the power grid has already began in…

Empresarios Agrupados Aims to Improve Design and Improve Workflows in Power Plant Projects

June 5, 2013 - in Corporate, Energy

Empresarios Agrupados, one of Spain’s largest engineering companies focusing on the development of power generation projects, has signed a new 3½-year…

Spatial Energy and Schlumberger Agreement to Provide Geospatial Information

June 5, 2013 - in Corporate, Energy, Oil & Gas

Spatial Energy announced today an agreement with Schlumberger to provide on-demand access to high resolution satellite and aerial imagery, topographic…

ikeGPS Wins the Innovative Hi-Tech Hardware Product Award

May 29, 2013 - in Corporate, Energy, Products

ikeGPS has won the Innovative Hi-Tech Hardware Product award at the 2013 New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards dinner on Friday May 17, 2013. The event was held at the Sky City Convention Centre in Auckland with over 700 people in attendance. The 12-person judging panel…

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 Alternative and Renewable Energy (ABEMDA) Jamil Melikov has stated that Gobustan will be developed as a…

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 Data Acquisition (SCADA) system for Eugene Water & Electric Board, Oregon. The new system features Survalent's…

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)…