SDN for utilities – what you need to know
Software-defined networking (SDN) is a new way of building and operating communications networks.
ESB to roll out pilot projects with five Free Electrons start-ups
The start-ups from UK, Germany, Switzerland and Portugal are participants in this year’s Free Electrons Programme, supported by ESB.
EIT InnoEnergy The Business Booster: Humanising the Energy Transition
EIT InnoEnergy gathered 1,120 innovation leaders at utilities, investors and start-ups from 44 countries in Paris last week to boost the sustainable energy transition.
Transmission & Distribution
Greater grid complexity calls for more intense DSO/TSO cooperation
System operators and energy companies discussed ongoing flexibility projects at an event in London yesterday.
Schneider: Digital technologies to drive efficiency is the first step of the transition
CEO Jean-Pascal Tricoire outlined some key success stories and unveiled some new technologies at a summit today.
British EV charging start-up wins Free Electrons
The British software company will take home the $200,000 prize and work with utilities on its electric vehicle charging platform.
Designing the battery of the future
EU battery research initiatives and a new investment platform will drive innovation and further cost reductions.
Catapult chooses five SMEs for Innovator Support Platform
Five SMEs working on innovative heating and cooling solutions have been selected by Energy Systems Catapult to receive tailored business incubation and acceleration support.
Grid Advancement Coalition urges change in US investment policies
A group of US electricity network stakeholders is urging regulator the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to amend its policies to better support investment in the transmission grid.
WoodMac: Software intelligence key to unlocking US demand response
System operators are working hard to find faster responding flexibility and distributed energy resources.
Adaptricity grid monitoring platform reaches commercial phase
The cloud-based system is being rolled out in Hong Kong and in Europe.
How ETIP SNET is tackling the technical challenges of the energy transition
The European Technology & Innovation Platforms (ETIPs) created by the European Commission bring together a multitude of stakeholders and experts from the energy sector.
Deploying IP/MPLS Communications Networks for Smart Grid
Network transformation to reliable
Is SDN right for utilities? Address emerging operational challenges with SDN
Utilities worldwide are adopting new technologies