Oaklahoma’s PSO to fund AMI rollout through fuel-rate cuts

October 31, 2014
In the US, an Oklahoma energy company has announced that advanced meters deployed as part of a US$130 million advanced metering system (AMI) will give a "slight net bill decrease" for all customers....

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 ...

Smart meter fires: Sensus design at fault, says Canadian review

October 30, 2014
Investigators in Canada have pointed to "shortcomings in the design of Sensus Generation 3.3 Meters" as the cause of eight smart meter units catching fire following utility SaskPower's widespread rol...

Deal watch: Con Edison and Landis+Gyr work on plug-in EV pilot

October 30, 2014
US utility Con Edison has commissioned energy solutions giant Landis+Gyr for a pilot project involving plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) charging stations in residential homes. Under the programme, C...

IT-OT convergence: Connecticut utilities to deploy Ventyx solution

October 30, 2014
US electric and natural gas energy company UIL Holdings has hired a consortium of companies to deliver a solution to cut outage times and boost network efficiency through IT-OT convergence. UIL, th...

Maxim’s new ZON family opens up world metering markets

October 29, 2014
US analog solutions company Maxim Integrated is today unveiling a new range of metering system on chips (SOCs) that aims to make it easier for metering manufacturers to compete in global markets. T...

Deal watch: Virginia water utility signs Mueller for leak detection

October 29, 2014
US smart metrology company Mueller Systems has secured a deal with West Virginia American Water for a suite of technology products aimed at reducing leaks at the utility's distribution mains. The...

Six reasons to visit ADD Grup stand during the European Utility Week 2014

October 29, 2014
ADD GRUP is one of the few major AMI providers that has consistently demonstrated performance beyond expectations. The most recent examples are projects delivered to Energa Operator in Poland, Sadales...