Internet of Things (IoT)

Blockchain for smart utilities and cities

Energy Generation

Blockchain for smart utilities and cities

Blockchain is being demonstrated in energy and smart city projects across the world.

Four energy trends for 2019

Energy Generation

Four energy trends for 2019

Engerati reviews four trends to watch in 2019 – renewable energy development, 5G, electromobility and blockchain.

Scotland – towards a national Internet of Things network

Energy Retail

Scotland – towards a national Internet of Things network

A LoRa wide area network is to be installed across Scotland to drive smarter product and service delivery.

Blockchain for IoT – a mutually beneficial pairing

Energy Generation

Blockchain for IoT – a mutually beneficial pairing

Both the Internet of Things (IoT) and blockchain are technologies of huge interest and potential within the utility sector. How can they work together?

AMIPlus Smart City Wrocław project innovating communications.

Energy Generation

AMIPlus Smart City Wrocław project innovating communications.

Tauron has built an AMI smart metering system in the capital of Lower Silesia, in which Open Smart Grid Protocol-based (OSGP) meters from three manufacturers are being used.

Multi-purpose networks key to unlocking smart city value

Energy Generation

Multi-purpose networks key to unlocking smart city value

Use cases to demonstrate how future-proofing networks and ensuring continued value is a key concern for ‘smart utilities’.

Connecting dispersed assets for improved monitoring and control

Energy Generation

Connecting dispersed assets for improved monitoring and control

The connection of multiple new energy sources to the electrical grid has both physical and economic impacts, which must be addressed - a guest article from Multitech.

NB-IoT proof of concept for smart meters in Munich Airport shows promise

Energy Retail

NB-IoT proof of concept for smart meters in Munich Airport shows promise

The solution aims to increase the possibilities for sensors and combat difficulties in implementing smart metering in the airport.

A transactive energy model – from local to global efficiency

Energy Generation

A transactive energy model – from local to global efficiency

Indra has developed a transactive energy framework on which use cases can be modelled.

Communication technologies: key enablers for EV integration

Energy Retail

Communication technologies: key enablers for EV integration

With utility networks growing increasingly complex, how can they ensure their systems connect accurately and securely?

IoT and the energy ecosystem – key smart utility challenges to consider

Energy Generation

IoT and the energy ecosystem – key smart utility challenges to consider

We assess key challenges for smart utilities navigating their next steps toward a more connected energy ecosystem.