Gas

Europe 2040 – combined gas and electricity network scenarios

Energy Generation

Europe 2040 – combined gas and electricity network scenarios

Europe’s gas and electricity TSOs have developed joint scenarios on which to base future network planning.

Flexibility – Europe’s electricity and gas DSOs unite

Energy Retail

Flexibility – Europe’s electricity and gas DSOs unite

Europe’s gas DSOs can become a major contributor to flexibility in the energy distribution system.

UK gas crisis – 5 lessons

Energy Generation

UK gas crisis – 5 lessons

A potential gas supply crunch in the UK provides lessons towards building resilience and decarbonising the gas grid.

Utility asset investment planning case study: Northern Gas Networks

Energy Retail

Utility asset investment planning case study: Northern Gas Networks

A UK gas distribution company explains why it has moved from spreadsheets to mathematical optimisation to better manage and maintain assets.

Itron and Silver Spring Networks – an IoT technology giant in the making

Energy Generation

Itron and Silver Spring Networks – an IoT technology giant in the making

Itron’s acquisition of Silver Spring Networks should strengthen its position as a leading smart grid and smart city technology provider.

Europe’s smart meter rollouts – new report takes pulse

Transmission & Distribution

Europe’s smart meter rollouts – new report takes pulse

Current data projects 72% penetration of smart meters for electricity across Europe by 2020.

Britain’s future energy – a look ahead to 2050

Energy Generation

Britain’s future energy – a look ahead to 2050

To meet Britain’s carbon reduction targets requires a world where environmental sustainability is top priority.

LTE Cat M1 and NB-IoT – the solutions for gas, water and heat metering?

Energy Generation

LTE Cat M1 and NB-IoT – the solutions for gas, water and heat metering?

New low power wide area communications promise long battery life, lower cost and better reliability for gas, water and heat utility applications.

Wien Energie gets on the blockchain

Energy Retail

Wien Energie gets on the blockchain

Austria’s largest utility company, Wien Energie, has launched a pilot to test blockchain for gas trading.

South Africa's gas to power programme unpacked

Energy Generation

South Africa's gas to power programme unpacked

South Africa is set to launch an IPP procurement for 3,000MW of new gas fired generation capacity.

Japan ploughs billions into Africa’s electricity sector

Transmission & Distribution

Japan ploughs billions into Africa’s electricity sector

Japan is to invest $30 billion in Africa’s critical infrastructure over the next three years.