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Esri Study: Geospatial Investments Help Utilities Boost Productivity, Reduce Costs

October 4, 2012 - in Energy

In a recent Esri study of electric utility professionals, nearly half reported a more than 10 percent increase in productivity due to the use of geographic information system (GIS) technology. The study was designed to assess electric utility geospatial technology…

Space-Time Insight is Tapped by Southern California Edison Company for Cutting-Edge Smart Grid Project

October 3, 2012 - in Corporate, Energy

Southern California Edison Company (SCE) has selected Space-Time Insight’s geospatial and visual analytics software to provide a centralized view of…

Space-Time Insight Raises $14 Million in Series B Funding

September 21, 2012 - in Corporate, Energy

At Utility Analytics Week, Space‐Time Insight, the leading provider of next‐generation situational intelligence solutions, today announced that it…

The Next Big, Digital Economy Is In 'Smart Energy'

September 13, 2012 - in Energy

The energy market is undergoing a major transformation. It’s moving towards a so-called Smart Grid, which will not only manage supply and demand of energy more effectively, but also integrate new, lower-carbon sources of electricity. This sort of transformation…

The Next Big, Digital Economy Is In ‘Smart Energy’

September 13, 2012 - in Energy

The energy market is undergoing a major transformation. It’s moving towards a so-called Smart Grid, which will not only manage supply and demand of energy more effectively, but also integrate new, lower-carbon sources of electricity. This sort of transformation…

The USDA Reaches Investment Goal of $250M for Smart Grid Improvements

September 12, 2012 - in Energy, Projects

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that USDA has reached its $250 million goal to finance smart grid technologies, a key component of President Obama's effort to help modernize our nation's electric system. Vilsack also announced nine rural…

China Leads Smart Grid Activity

September 12, 2012 - in Energy, Renewables

At the end of Q2 2012, China continued to dominate the worldwide renewable energy market, with Germany and the U.S. nose-to-nose in second place, and India and the U.K. just behind, according to Ernst & Young’s latest quarterly Renewable Energy Country…

EPA Unveils Calif. Mapping Tool for Developing Renewable Energy Sources

September 11, 2012 - in Corporate, Energy, Renewables, Renewal/Retrofit

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory, announced an online mapping tool that enables users to find contaminated and degraded properties in California ideal for renewable…

Cities Share Energy Use to Promote Conservation

September 4, 2012 - in Energy

Business and government leaders in a growing number of cities are recognizing that investment in smarter, greener technologies can help optimize resource use, offering a way to renew struggling urban economies while improving ecological well being. New York…

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Field Operations Deploys Cityworks

August 29, 2012 - in Corporate, Energy

More than 350 field operations staff managing billions of dollars in assets are getting the job done more efficiently and more effectively than ever before.  The Charlotte Mecklenburg Utilities Department recently expanded its Cityworks implementation to…