The Smart Meter-A Beacon in the Storm

Wed 21 Nov 2012
A compelling case can be made for the enhanced reliability and overall functionality that smart-grid technology offers during major power outages.

Factors Slowing Smart Grid Development

Tue 20 Nov 2012
There is no doubt that the smart grid will transform the energy system as we know it. However, major obstacles stand firmly in the way of a smooth smart grid revolution. Key findings from the Engerati Big Report on the future of the smart grid.

Politics Impacting Cybersecurity and Smart Grid Development

Tue 20 Nov 2012
As an increasing number of utilities recognize the benefits of the smart grid, government officials continue to drag their feet when it comes to developing a sound framework for grid security. This is hampering smart grid development and is putting the national grid at great risk.

The Merger of Utilities and Telecoms- A Quintuple Bundle?

Wed 14 Nov 2012
Telecommunications companies have shown considerable interest in becoming players in the smart grid. Several have been quick to put themselves forward as strategic partners to utilities, seeking to develop their own smart networks.