Interoperability: ZigBee Alliance unveils new single standard

November 24, 2014
Internet of Things organization ZigBee Alliance announced the unification of its wireless communication protocols to a single standard - ZigBee 3.0. The new standard aims to provide interoperabil...

Smart grid: Sharon Allan to head up US interoperability body

November 20, 2014
US organization Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP) has named Sharon Allan as its new president and chief executive officer. The board of directors of SGIP confirmed that Ms Allen will work to...

Software maker Bit Stew sees Australia as ‘progressive’ smart grid market

November 19, 2014
North American platform software maker Bit Stew Systems announced this week at Australian Utility Week in Melbourne a big push into the Australian market. Describing the Australian utility market ...

Smart grid: China says active distribution better than central transmission

November 14, 2014
Chinese smart grid research has concluded that the integration of renewable energy is preferable to centralizing long-distance power transmission, reports Asian Scientist. A team led by Professor...

Smart grid demo: KEPCO showcases high voltage DC cable on local island

November 4, 2014
South Korea state-run utility Korea Electric Power Corp (KEPCO) is demonstrating a superconductor cable on a local island as part of a push to export its smart grid technologies. KEPCO together w...

Cayman Islands to deploy Apex CoVantage AMI software

November 4, 2014
Energy company for the Cayman Islands Caribbean Utilities Company (CUC) has chosen Apex CoVantage to deploy software and services for an advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) system. Mobile workfo...

Smart grid: Trilliant’s SEAL tech makes data sharing secure

November 3, 2014
  US smart grid company Trilliant has unveiled a new way for allowing multiple IT systems access to smart energy data and grid device activity. The new product Smart Energy Access Layer - ...

Smart grid: Scottish solution to scalable active network management

October 31, 2014
Scottish distributed generation expert Smarter Grid Solutions has launched new products for active network management that aim to avoid grid upgrades when integrating distributed and renewable energy ...