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Energy Management Software Has VCs Interested

December 9, 2012 - in Energy

The nearly five million commercial and industrial facilities in the United States account for nearly half of all domestic energy consumption, at a cost of over $200 billion each year. But according to Chris Pacitti, general partner at venture capital firm Austin…

SuperSurv Improves Facility Monitoring and Management for Water and Gas Lines in Italy

December 5, 2012 - in Oil & Gas, Water

SuperSurv, the cost-effective mobile GIS solution for Android-powered devices developed by SuperGeo, recently selected by S T A F s.r.l. to monitor the…

Laser Scanner Improves Quality Control at World's Largest Coal-Powered Power Plant

December 5, 2012 - in Energy, Maintenance

South African based engineering surveyors Trail Surveys (Pty) Ltd, has purchased a state of the art laser scanner to improve quality control at the world’s…

Laser Scanner Improves Quality Control at World’s Largest Coal-Powered Power Plant

December 5, 2012 - in Energy, Maintenance

South African based engineering surveyors Trail Surveys (Pty) Ltd, has purchased a state of the art laser scanner to improve quality control at the world’s largest coal fired power station. The RIEGL VZ-400 purchased from 3D Laser Mapping, has already been…

ElectraNet Chooses Bentley Substation to Improve the Efficiency and Accuracy of Electric Substation Design

December 2, 2012 - in Electric Grid, Energy, Projects

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that ElectraNet Pty Limited, the principal electricity transmission network service provider in South…

Bentley's SACS Software Help Visualize and Analyze Offshore Wind Turbines

December 2, 2012 - in Energy, Modeling

Bentley Systems today announced the release of SACS version 5.5 – software that expands installation capabilities, integrates new wind turbine platform design functionality, and introduces floating analysis for offshore vessels. Leveraging Bentley’s November…

Bentley’s SACS Software Help Visualize and Analyze Offshore Wind Turbines

December 2, 2012 - in Energy, Modeling

Bentley Systems today announced the release of SACS version 5.5 – software that expands installation capabilities, integrates new wind turbine platform design functionality, and introduces floating analysis for offshore vessels. Leveraging Bentley’s November…

The FREE Choices Portfolio Provides Details of Available Energy and Technologie

December 2, 2012 - in Energy, Projects, Renewables

Cleaner and more energy efficient energy solutions, propelled by targeted EU policies, could transform today’s energy profile for rural communities, according to a White Paper on ‘Policy Recommendations for Sustainable Rural Communities in Europe’ released…

EPRI: Sandy Exposes Smart Grid Limits, and Maturity

November 20, 2012 - in Energy

If you want to talk about how smart grid fared during Hurricane Sandy, Arshad Mansoor, a senior executive at the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) has two lines of thought: First, with recovery still ongoing, any post-mortem on the role of sensors and…

Smart Energy Communities in Cold Climates Conference Attracts Experts

November 16, 2012 - in Announcement, Energy

There has been a high level of international interest and support for next week’s three-day conference, Smart Energy Communities in Cold Climates, which offers a rich program of speakers on a range of topics related to the creation of integrated community…