Water company personalises approach through data analytics

October 2, 2014
Glendale Water & Power (GWP) are implementing a meter data analytics solution, CustomerIP, in partnership with Detectent, an analytics software company, based in San Diego. The Californian util...

Ericsson expands its ‘smart’ offering through Ambient Corporation acquisition

October 2, 2014
Smart grid technology and communications solutions provider, Ambient Corporation has been bought by Ericsson for $7.5 million taking it out of bankruptcy. Ambient received recognition for it smart gri...

Socially aware partnership supporting the UK smart meter rollout

October 2, 2014
Secure Meters has signed a £150 million deal to supply its Liberty 100 smart meter solution to Utilita, the UK's leading prepay supplier and the first supplier to use smart meters in this market sect...

EDMI to supply 2i Rete Gas with ultrasonic gas meters for country wide rollout

October 2, 2014
EDMI will supply its ultrasonic gas meters to 2i Rete Gas, a company that distributes natural gas for domestic and industrial use based in Italy. EDMI’s range of Helios ultrasonic gas meters will be...

British Gas Smart Meter Challenge: Week 4’s focus on the ‘digital detox’

October 1, 2014
Week 4’s challenge requested that families refrain from using digital devices for two hours on a week day and two hours on a weekend day. The results showed that larger families with children wh...

IPKeys breaks into energy demand aggregation market with NAPP acquisition

October 1, 2014
According to BusinessWire, IPKeys, the US demand response resource provider has formally announced its entry into the energy demand aggregation market upon the establishment of its wholly owned subsid...

New single network smart water solution developed for utilities

October 1, 2014
Networking platform and solutions provider, Silver Spring Networks has introduced its new smart water solution, which will enable utilities to offer a combined network water and electricity service. ...

Privacy recommendations for smart grid

September 30, 2014
The US Department of Energy has released a set of privacy recommendations for smart grid stakeholders.  These are voluntary standards to guide privacy practices. Currently open for public comment,...