Smart Grid Modernization – A Practical GuideA smart grid vision that is aligned with broader power sector goals is key to determining the modernization steps that should be taken.
Investors Investigate Rental and PPA models For Solar-Diesel-Hybrid Power Plants for MinesSolar power, without initial investment, is becoming a reality for mining companies.
Small Energy Providers Trounce Big Six In BritainFor the fourth year running customers have rated small British energy providers more highly than the Big Six
Uncertain Path To The Future Electricity SystemIncreasing uncertainties and declining returns for utilities threaten the transition to a low carbon electricity system. - A Week in Smart Metering This week's news serves as a reminder that utilities cannot ignore the tide of change within the industry, says Rose Bundock, editor of Metering.
Advanced Energy Forecasting Helps E.ON Spain Improve Decision-MakingAdvanced forecasting will enable E.ON Spain to manage demand better, thereby improving energy efficiency efforts.
Philippines Hospital Reduces Energy Bill By 20%A Philippines hospital is receiving cheaper energy from its new hybrid renewable energy system.
Renewables Integration – New Policies NeededIntegration of increasing levels of variable renewable energy is one of the most important challenges facing modern advanced power systems today.
Hong Kong’s CLP Invests in India’s Energy SectorCLP Holdings plans power plant in Gujarat with a projected cost of US$2 billion and renewable development is on the cards.
Oahu Consumers Save Almost US$3 million in ElectricityHome Energy Report pilot program in Hawaii has saved an estimated 7.54 million kWh and US$2.94 million.
Smart Inverters To Connect Distributed Generation in CaliforniaCalifornia has become the first US state to adopt advanced inverter standards.
Landis+Gyr and Powel Partnership To Develop Smart Solutions Landis+Gyr and Norway-based Powel have joined to develop solutions in the field of data management for smart metering.
Smart Meter Data Privacy Gets Focus In USA Voluntary Code of Conduct for privacy of customer energy usage data for utilities and third parties has been released in the US.
Germany’s Offshore Wind On The IncreaseDuring the past year Germany’s offshore wind capacity more than doubled to pass 1GW.
Internet Of Things Comes To UtilitiesAn energy Internet of Things needs understanding of the use cases across the utility.
Cambodia’s Largest Hydropower Project Now in Operation Cambodia’s new 338MW hydropower dam will reduce electricity rates and supply power to a growing industrial sector.
Coatesville Solar Initiative Serves As MicrogridWhen the Coatesville Solar Farm goes live, it will, by regulation, become a microgrid for part of the Coatesville area.
European Investment Bank Continues to Back Energy Efficiency ProgrammesThe European Investment Bank has implemented a number of processes in support of energy efficiency programme development.
Opower And CLP Power Gives Hong Kong’s Consumers More Control Hong Kong’s residential customers can look forward to saving money by managing their consumption more effectively through a web portal.
Europe’s Grid Coming Under Threat Of BlackoutWith increasing levels of distributed generation Continental Europe’s grid faces a once in 20-year probability of risk of blackout.

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