Smart Cities

Spokane and the Urbanova project: How can utilities stay relevant?

Energy Retail

Spokane and the Urbanova project: How can utilities stay relevant?

As one of the oldest utility companies in the United States, Avista is continuously seeking new ways to innovate and improve the business.

Novel technologies: integrating solar and kinetic renewable generation

Energy Generation

Novel technologies: integrating solar and kinetic renewable generation

Emerging generation technologies on buildings and streets offer the potential to scale up local renewable production.

Data management for utilities: issues and solutions

Energy Retail

Data management for utilities: issues and solutions

Issues that utilities must deal with range from data quality issues to new data sources integration, as well as having relevant and quick access to reference data.

DER-intensive microgrids – what is their value in stabilising networks?

Energy Generation

DER-intensive microgrids – what is their value in stabilising networks?

Are self-sufficient embedded microgrids the solution to reinforcing the grid edge? Australia’s NetZero project aims to find out.

Bringing cities to the future: Smart city examples in the US

Energy Retail

Bringing cities to the future: Smart city examples in the US

Citizens’ and governments’ demands for utility advancements such as energy efficiency and low-carbon emissions have gained global momentum in recent decades.

Enel X drives digitalisation

Energy Retail

Enel X drives digitalisation

Enel X is the Italian utility’s new brand to drive the delivery of electric mobility and other digital services for end users.

Smart consumer trends that utilities should know about

Energy Generation

Smart consumer trends that utilities should know about

Smart cities, smart homes and new smart products are being highlighted for consumers.

Are NGOs the key for smart cities?

Energy Generation

Are NGOs the key for smart cities?

NGOs are playing a key leadership role in driving smart city developments in the United States.

Utility value of HEMS: Why Fortum is tapping into the home

Energy Retail

Utility value of HEMS: Why Fortum is tapping into the home

Home energy management services are a solution to declining revenue. Engerati assesses the business case for energy suppliers.

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.

€40m loan to build Spain’s near zero energy buildings

Energy Retail

€40m loan to build Spain’s near zero energy buildings

The European Investment Bank will finance the construction of energy efficient social housing in Spain.

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