Energy Transition

Turkey to install 3.6m smart meters annually

Energy Retail

Turkey to install 3.6m smart meters annually

Turkey's market for smart meters is growing rapidly but still needs standardisation and increased consumer awareness, says Frost & Sullivan.

Romania’s utilities invest in the digital customer

Energy Retail

Romania’s utilities invest in the digital customer

The liberalisation of Romania’s electricity prices is encouraging utilities to invest in new technology to remain competitive and avoid churn.

Scotland's coast hosts world's first floating farm

Energy Generation

Scotland's coast hosts world's first floating farm

Revolutionary technology will power the full-scale floating wind farm on Scotland’s north-east coast.

UK retail chain invests in PLC for IoT lighting

Energy Retail

UK retail chain invests in PLC for IoT lighting

Intu is investing in powerline communications which runs data and electricity over standard 120V and 240V lines.

UK abandons electric rail plans while Dutch push ahead

Transmission & Distribution

UK abandons electric rail plans while Dutch push ahead

The UK Government has decided against plans to electrify railway lines in the Midlands, the North and Wales.

E.ON and MOL to plan Romania’s EV charging

Energy Retail

E.ON and MOL to plan Romania’s EV charging

E.ON has partnered with MOL, a fuel producer and distributor, to open a regional partnership of electric vehicle charging stations in Romania.

How is data supporting renewable integration? VELCO demonstrates

Energy Generation

How is data supporting renewable integration? VELCO demonstrates

Vermont Electric Power Company is using data to improve network management and dispatchability with high renewable penetration.

ScottishPower adopts solution to support offshore wind energy integration

Energy Generation

ScottishPower adopts solution to support offshore wind energy integration

ScottishPower Renewables has awarded ABB a $30m order for two SVC Light® Static Compensators that will smooth out voltage fluctuations.

France turns its back on gas and diesel vehicles

Electric Vehicles

France turns its back on gas and diesel vehicles

France’s electric vehicle development forms part of its new clean energy strategy.

Smart thermostat growth fastest in Europe

Energy Retail

Smart thermostat growth fastest in Europe

The smart thermostat is proving to be an attractive opportunity in the smart home market.

Smart meter bond fund to boost UK's meter rollout

Energy Retail

Smart meter bond fund to boost UK's meter rollout

An investment firm has launched a smart meter bond fund with the aim of raising £10m.