Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: EU Energy Union but on own terms

March 24, 2015
In our commentary on the proposed European Energy Union, we questioned the apparent loss of authority to member states over national policy making. This point has now been taken up with a firm ...

Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: how to develop a smart city

March 18, 2015
Cities are getting busier, streets are increasingly gridlocked with vehicles, and services and infrastructure such as energy, water and public transport under increasing strain, says Jonathan Spe...

Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: harnessing the power of the sea

March 11, 2015
In the past two weeks we have published several marine-related stories, writes Jonathan Spencer Jones, consulting editor at Engerati, the sister portal to Metering.com focusing on smart energy. Among...

Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: EU debates common energy policy

March 4, 2015
Arguably the most significant news in the past week concerns the proposals for a European Energy Union, writes Jonathan Spencer Jones, contributing editor at Engerati, the sister portal to Metering.co...

Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: guarding the grid, Israeli style

February 25, 2015
If you can’t beat them, join them, the saying goes. And this, to a point, is what the innovative startup CyActive from Israel – by the way, a country from where a lot of innovative cleantech devel...

Engerati’s Week in Energy: EV charging going in different directions

February 18, 2015
With Pacific Gas & Electric’s (PG&E) proposal for a network of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations announced last week, all of California’s investor owned electric utilities now have p...

Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: single platform for smart home

February 12, 2015
Engerati's commentaries on savings studies with the Nest thermostat and Clearview Energy joining the home energy market have prompted some thoughts on the smart home, writes Jonathan Spencer-Jones, c...

Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: consumer-utility disconnect grows

February 4, 2015
Itron’s second Resourcefulness Index was both reassuring and disheartening in equal measure, said Jonathan Spencer-Jones, consultant editor of Engerati, the sister portal to Metering.com [The Growi...