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Smart Grid as a Service Will Reach $11.2 Billion in Annual Revenue by 2023

August 27, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Modeling

While they represent a small part of the smart grid market today, smart grid as a service (SGaaS) solutions allow utilities with financial constraints to spread project costs over several years, and can provide skilled IT professionals to utilities that may…

Siemens to Provide Direct Energy with Integrated Demand Response Solution

August 6, 2014 - in Corporate, Electric Grid, Energy, Modeling

Siemens Smart Grid has signed a contract with Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and energy-related service providers with more than…

Australia Sees Great Promise with Smart Grid Smart City Trial

July 29, 2014 - in Electric Grid, Energy

More than $28 billion in net economic benefits could flow to Australia over the next 20 years if smart grid technologies trialled in the Hunter were adopted…

Cisco to Help Address European Unemployment by Imparting Internet of Everything Skills

July 18, 2014 - in Corporate, Electric Grid, Energy

Cisco today announced at the Digital Venice week a new Networking Academy® Internet of Everything (IoE) curriculum giving electricians the Internet Protocol (IP) skills to service the millions of potential new intelligent Smart Grid devices, such as the estimated…

Siemens New Mobile-Web App Enables Utilities to Maximize Customer Engagement While Increasing Operational Efficiency

July 14, 2014 - in Corporate, Electric Grid, Energy

Siemens Smart Grid today announced the release of Energy Engage Mobile, the company's first mobile-web application that brings energy consumption information directly to the consumer's fingertips helping utilities connect with their customers. Energy Engage…

Silver Spring Networks Extends Speed-to-Value Program To Municipal Utilities For Building Smart Infrastructure

June 17, 2014 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Energy

Today, at the American Public Power Association’s National Conference & Public Power Expo, Silver Spring Networks, Inc. SSNI +1.18% extended its Speed-to-Value smart infrastructure program to municipal utilities. Silver Spring also announced that it…

Landis+Gyr to Acquire Leading Utility Analytics Company GRIDiant Corporation

June 10, 2014 - in Analysis, Corporate, Energy

Landis+Gyr, a global leader in energy management solutions, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire GRIDiant Corporation, a utility analytics company focused on the electric distribution grid. This transaction will expand Landis+Gyr's…

Singapore Power Completes Nationwide Deployment of Deregulated Energy Services on Silver Spring Networks’ Smart Infrastructure Platform

June 9, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy

Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (NYSE:SSNI), a leading networking platform and solutions provider for smart energy networks, today announced that Singapore Power Group (SP) has successfully begun delivering deregulated energy services to commercial and industrial…

Ambient Corporation Launches Cloud-Based Smart Grid Communications Network Management System

June 4, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy

Ambient Corporation, provider of a secure, flexible, and scalable smart grid communications and applications platform, today launched the cloud-based version of AmbientNMS, the extensible network management system that manages communications between grid devices…

EPA Draft CO2 Regulations Provide Flexibility, but Greater Role for Demand Response and Smart Grid Needed

June 3, 2014 - in Energy, Projects

The Association for Demand Response & Smart Grid (ADS) applauded the flexibility shown today by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the agency’s release of draft regulations to address CO2 emissions, and for its recognition that there are a…