Ensuring Business Readiness for Roll-outBusinesses should prepare in advance for the smart metering roll-out, says Engerati member John Peters, Managing Director, Engage Consulting
Central Grid and Renewables Together Will Provide Reliability and ResiliencyA more resilient power grid, with distributed renewable integration and smart technology, will help meet modern day electricity demands.
General Electric and Meridium Collaborate on Asset Management SolutionGeneral Electric and Meridium are developing a solution that will reduce up to 30% on asset maintenance costs.
UK Energy Companies To Improve Outage Management or Face Penalties Ofgem warns energy companies that poor responses to outages will be punished.
USDA Helps Modernize Grid Infrastructure The US Department of Agriculture has earmarked US$236.3 million in loans to help modernise and improve the reliability of rural electric systems.
ACEEE Reveals World’s Most Energy Efficient CountryGermany has been named the most energy efficient country in the world-a nation which puts energy efficiency strategies first.
British Gas to Take Control of Your Home-But in a Good WayBritish Gas will trial smart prepaid meters and connected boilers as part of a move towards a fully connected home offering.
Time for Africa’s Projects to Take the Next Step Africa’s energy projects need to follow a standardized successful framework in order for them to reach success.
Hybrid Solutions and Skills Transfer is Critical for Africa’s Power SectorWhile Africa enjoys rich sources of renewable power, it is important to create a reliable source of energy by choosing a hybrid system.
Africa’s Energy Potential Blows in the WindSub-Saharan Africa has a wind energy potential of 7GW which has yet to be harnessed due to a lack of investment and uncertainty.
Regional Interconnectivity and Community Projects in the Pipeline for West Africa Despite Challenges West Africa’s large-scale interconnectivity project development is being hampered by low generation.
Africa50 Fund-A Game Changer for Africa’s Energy Sector It is time to bring efficiency and flexibility into Africa’s energy projects since business as usual is no longer working.
Africa Must Be More Proactive When Seeking InvestmentAfricans need to make themselves more visible to investors and energy conferences is one way in which to do this.
Five key elements to successful outage planningConscientious planning of an outage will reduce risk and make it easier for staff to work effectively.
Significant Rise in the Adoption of Home Energy Management Solutions Interest in energy management is projected to leap from seven percent to 57% in the next five years.
Is Google and Nest’s Thread a ZigBee Killer?ZigBee may soon start looking a bit Threadbare, writes Engerati member Nick Hunn.
Siemens Wins its First Wind Power Project in BelgiumThe wind power project will be directly linked to the smart grid allowing for agile control of the generation mix.
Smart Transportation and the Energy Sector Attract Most ICT InvestmentsThe deployment of Information and Communication Technologies for the creation of smart cities is gaining strong momentum
Chile’s Mining Sector Boosts Energy Sector Opportunities Chile’s electricity market is set to reach an estimated US$2.70 billion by 2016.
US Department of Energy to Offer More Funding to Renewables and Energy Efficiency DevelopmentThe Department of Energy is offering an additional US$4 billion in loan guarantees for innovative renewable energy and energy efficiency projects.

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