smart grid event News

  • Charles Hendry speech at Smart Grids GB event

    Introduction Thank you for the introduction. And thank you, Bill, for such a thought-provoking presentation and for Ernst & Young’s valuable contribution to this crucial policy area on behalf of SmartGrid GB. In the ten months since I spoke at this group’s launch, it has grown to a membership of 23 companies from across the value chain, and developed a ...

  • Smart grids, smart cities - smart future

    Is the world moving in the right direction? Is the progress towards smarter use of energy resources satisfactory and sustainable? Are we, responsible for our own future moving towards smart future? These and other related issues will be discussed in Amsterdam on a dedicated conference. Smart grids experts from around the world will get together to share real-life applications, new energy policies ...

  • The Smart Grid at GLOBE 2012

    "Smart grid" technology will deliver more efficient and reliable power, although some consumers face rising costs to replace aging electric grid infrastructure, industry experts told the GLOBE 2012 business and environment conference. A "small minority" of consumers also still have concerns about privacy issues and potential health impacts of smart grid technology, they told a GLOBE ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • The Impact of the Smart Grid on Connected Homes

    The smart grid promises to interconnect the reviving North American building market, beginning in the commercial building sector as government mandates drive energy efficiency standards.  However, this trend is reaching the residential market following the introduction of smart meters and other technologies that provide better communication between the utility and end-user.  Despite the ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • The Impact of the Smart Grid on Connected Homes

    The smart grid promises to interconnect the reviving North American building market, beginning in the commercial building sector as government mandates drive energy efficiency standards. However, this trend is reaching the residential market following the introduction of smart meters and other technologies that provide better communication between the utility and end-user. Despite the onset of ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Impact of the Smart Grid on the Connected Home

    The connected residential market is a fast evolving segment influenced by a number of emerging industry trends. Recent developments in the implementation of end-to-end smart grid at the utility level, as well as changes witnessed in the area of managed home devices and systems, are expected to further impact the dynamics of this market segment. The connected home suppliers catering to this ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Groom Energy Announces Enterprise Smart Grid

    Groom Energy today announced several initiatives and resources to support the emerging Enterprise Smart Grid. The Enterprise Smart Grid is the integration of sub-metering, software and hardware to manage and reduce corporate energy costs. Comprising 16 different vendor categories, Enterprise Smart Grid is currently a $5.2B vendor market in the U.S. and growing at 40 percent per year, according to ...


    By Groom Energy

  • Presentation from the South Western and South Wales branch event on smart grids now available

    The South Western and South Wales branch recently held a successful lecture on smart grids to an audience of 70 at the University of Exeter. The lecture was led by Dr Peter Connor, Senior Lecturer in Renewable Energy Policy, University of Exeter. Integrating large amounts ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • WTG Launching Smart Grids Asia Summit in Singapore

    WTG's best energy conference award-winner Smart Grids event is coming to Asia. Building on the success of recent smart grids summits in Europe, WTG is pleased to announce the launch of the Smart Grids Asia Summit on 25th - 26th June 2013 in ...


  • Eaton sponsors realisation of the future smart grid conference

    Eaton’s Electrical Sector is to sponsor the Realisation Of The Future Smart Grid Conference which takes place in London on 6th and 7th June 2012. Speaking at the event will be Philip Dingle, Eaton’s Utilities and Networks Segment Manager who will deliver a paper entitled Perspectives on the Smart Grid Challenges. The two-day conference has been designed to meet the needs of all key ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Smart Grid Market Review for May 2013

    GlobalData announces the release of its monthly smart grid newsletter for May 2013 from the Smart Grid eTrack. The newsletter provides update on the global developments related to smart grid deployment across the globe during the month of April 2013. Scope of the report ...


  • Smart Grid Market in India 2013 Report

    Smart Grid Market in India 2013 research report covers a wide spectrum of concerns in the smart grid industry and identifies several factors impacting smart grid deployment in India. A Smart Grid is an ‘energy internet’ that delivers real time energy information through technologies that help stabilize existing grids with precise power control. The technology has emerged as a ...


  • Smart Grid Project Saves Money and Energy in Texas

    Summers in Austin, Texas are hot. Temperatures rise to an average of 97 degrees Fahrenheit daily, causing residents to swelter and energy bills to soar. However, one Recovery Act-funded project is helping find a way to turn down the heat on electricity bills. The ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • KEMA Opens Smart Grid Interop Lab

    KEMA, a global leading authority in energy consulting, testing, and certification, officially opened its ...


  • Smart grid protection & control journal helps utilities begin their smart grid journey

     The new Smart Grid edition of the Protection & Control Journal presents utility and protection & control (P&C) professionals with information to develop a framework for the Smart Grid. It presents real, tested business cases and technology solutions that can be implemented by utilities around the world. The articles in the Smart Grid Protection & Control Journal, written by ...


    By General Electric

  • Consumer cents for Smart Grid: EcoPinion consumer survey points to more consumer engagement enabled by Smart Grid

    EcoAlign, a strategic marketing agency in the energy sector, released the findings today of a consumer survey examining consumer perceptions and attitudes in regard to smart grid. One thousand Americans nationwide responded to the survey conducted in April 2011. EcoAlign conducted the survey in conjunction with Clasma as an input into Connectivity Week 2011. "American awareness of smart grid ...

  • 2nd Annual Smart Grid China Summit 2011 to be Held in Beijing

    Leveraging on advanced technologies and equipments in tapping the burgeoning smart grid market2nd Annual Smart Grid China Summit 2011 will be held on June 9-10 in Beijing, China. It will leverage on advanced technologies and equipments in tapping the burgeoning smart grid market.The 1st annual event in 2010 was a great success and attracted more than 150 delegates from the smart grid ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • Secretary Chu announces two million smart grid meters installed nationwide

    At an event today at Battelle headquarters in Columbus, Ohio, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced that two million smart grid meters have been installed acrosss the country, helping to reduce energy costs for families and businesses. As a result of funding from the Recovery Act, smart grid technology is speeding the modernization of the nation's electrical grid, helping to reduce the ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • KEMA to Showcase Leadership in Smart Grid Interoperability, Compliance, and Viability at DistribuTECH 2012

    Leading global energy consulting, testing and certification firm KEMA will emphasize the critical importance of technology interoperability, risk mitigation, and performance validation in modernizing electrical grids at DistribuTECH 2012, January 24-26, at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. KEMA will highlight its deep knowledge of the grid, operations, and IT to help ...


  • CEA Applauds Obama Administration’s Smart Grid Policy Framework

    The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® commends the Obama Administration’s smart grid policy recommendation that consumers get better access to their own energy information. Last month, CEA released a whitepaper, “ ...


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