Germany’s Energy Transformation Relies on Sluggish Grid Action Plan

Energy Generation

Germany’s Energy Transformation Relies on Sluggish Grid Action Plan

Germany’s ambitious energy transformation has the world’s attention but role-players will need to put plans in to action in order to meet fast-approaching energy targets. EU Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger recommends that Germany follows Spain’s example and forms one power network operator.

UK’s Power Shortage Looms

Energy Generation

UK’s Power Shortage Looms

The UK can expect power outages within three to four years if nothing is done to build new generating capacity.

Indonesia-Malaysia Power Transmission Line Plans Kick-Off

Energy Generation

Indonesia-Malaysia Power Transmission Line Plans Kick-Off

Malaysia and Indonesia can look forward to power-sharing as plans for the interconnecting transmission line are propelled in to action.

Investors Lose Confidence in Brazil’s Power Sector

Energy Generation

Investors Lose Confidence in Brazil’s Power Sector

As Brazil’s government cuts power bills in a bid to help struggling consumers, utilities begin to lose investors.

Providing more advanced energy management solutions a Toshiba interview

Energy Generation

Providing more advanced energy management solutions a Toshiba interview

Exclusive interview with Takeshi Yokota, Executive Officer Corporate Vice President, Social Infrastructure Systems Company, Toshiba Corporation. Toshiba and Landis+Gyr are joint platinum sponsors at Metering, Billing/CRM Europe.

Interview with Sergey Bakulin, Energy Practice Program Manager, Luxoft

Energy Generation

Interview with Sergey Bakulin, Energy Practice Program Manager, Luxoft

Luxoft is Working in Russia mostly on projects to enable ageing infrastructure to work more efficiently

Africa’s Energy Projects Receive Financial Boost

Energy Generation

Africa’s Energy Projects Receive Financial Boost

US-based Blackstone Group will invest in Africa’s energy projects as the continent’s energy demand escalates.

Focus on designing the right solution the first time

Energy Generation

Focus on designing the right solution the first time

Interview with Martin Speiermann, VP Sales and Marketing, PowerSense, gold sponsors at this year’s Transmission & Distribution/Smart Grids Europe.

Utilities’ Quest for Spectrum: All Roads Lead to Public-Safety LTE?

Energy Generation

Utilities’ Quest for Spectrum: All Roads Lead to Public-Safety LTE?

US utilities have yet to solve the daunting problem of cyber spectrum – an issue which experts claim is stalling smart grid deployments and inhibiting investment in this sector.

Ethiopia-Kenya Power Line Enters Second Phase

Energy Generation

Ethiopia-Kenya Power Line Enters Second Phase

The Ethiopia-Kenya power line will see Kenya receive much-needed clean electrical power from its neighbor.

A New 500MW Subsea Cable Connects Britain and Ireland

Energy Generation

A New 500MW Subsea Cable Connects Britain and Ireland

Both the UK and Ireland can look forward to enhanced energy security and competitive power tariffs now that their grids are connected.

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