Network Waitaki Limited

New Zealand utility partners with Itron to monitor low-voltage system

Itron has been selected by New Zealand utility Network Waitaki Limited to help the energy provider improve management and operation of its grid network. Network...
battery storage

Mobile battery storage system helps to power country town

A new energy storage system developed by researchers from the University of Adelaide and industry partners is now successfully supporting the electricity network for...
WaterGroup

WaterGroup enters partnership to increase AMI penetration in Australia

In Australia, WaterGroup has partnered with HZ Metering to increase utilities smart meter adoption. WaterGroup, an integrated water savings company, will distribute HZ Metering's Network-ready...
Endeavour Energy

Australian grid operator selects BackOffice Associates to relocate data

Australian energy distribution network operator, Endeavour Energy, has selected BackOffice Associates to relocate its operational data from multiple applications to a single platform. Following the...
APAC region

Asia Pacific smart grid market-What to expect by 2021?

The term ‘smart grid’ technology has been creating a lot of buzz in the global power industry for almost a decade now. In the...
SA Water

SA Water eyes zero net electricity costs by 2020

South Australia Water (SA Water) has plans to install solar PVs and energy storage systems to achieve a zero net electricity cost by 2020. SA...

Smart Metering for Jamaica: Every household to receive a water meter...

The National Water Commission (NWC) in Jamaica successfully signed a contract with Diehl Metering Germany for the delivery of 450,000 static water meters. This significant...
Mississippi Power

New Zealand utility district opens consultation on smart water meters

In New Zealand, the Masterton District Council has opened a consultation on installation of smart water meters. Th consultation will be open until April 30. The...
ACUA

ARENA co-funds Victoria’s first utility storage systems

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has announced $25 million in funding towards the development of two utility-scale energy storage battery systems in Victoria. In...
renewables

University of Canterbury project recognised for integrating renewables into power grid

A team of researchers led by the University of Canterbury’s Electric Power Engineering Centre (UC EPECentre) has received MBIE (Ministry of Business, Innovation and...

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