Smart grid: Power ‘scheduling’ is possible – in theory

July 2, 2015
According to researchers at North Carolina State University, it is now possible to ‘schedule’ energy in smart grids by ‘tapping into the distributed computer power of energy devices.’...

Smart Grid: Hansen and Toshiba partner to distribute Peaceplus solution

July 1, 2015
Hansen and Toshiba Industrial ICT Solutions have partnered to distribute Hansen’s Peaceplus customer management and billing solution into the Japanese retail market.The agreement will see Ha...

Smart grid: Jeju Island Innovation Center

June 30, 2015
Jeju island will be an island example of smart tourism and energy self-sufficiency, said Korean President Park Geun-hye at the launch of the Jeju Creative Economy Innovation Center.According t...

Is the future smart grid driven by the needs of ‘stay-at-home pets’?

June 26, 2015
Australia’s CSIRO’s hosted the Future Grid Forum, a scenario planning exercise which set out "to inform and inspire a national conversation and provide a way forward for the sector, its stakeh...

Smart grid news: US researchers find new way to schedule energy

June 25, 2015
In the US, researchers have made a breakthrough in smart grid technology by developing a new technique that allows utilities to better schedule energy from distributed sources. The findings come fr...

Grid modernisation: US energy industry unveils updated America Power Plan

June 24, 2015
In the US, a group of energy experts this week released a set of recommendations on how policymakers and regulators can update America's Power Plan.The power plan was first released in 2013, ...

Metering & Smart Energy announces the launch of The Global Smart Energy Elites: Projects and People publication

June 23, 2015
The Global Smart Energy Elites: Projects and People The Global Elites brings together two concepts the very best Smart Energy Projects worldwide and the People that have shaped the industry.The...

Smart grid news: Schneider wins in NE England; former CIA chief gives warning

June 23, 2015
In the UK, an electricity distribution network operator in the North West of England has awarded Schneider Electric a three-year contract to deliver smart grid technology. Schneider will supply Ele...