Smart Cities

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.

5G – what will it bring to the energy sector?

Energy Generation

5G – what will it bring to the energy sector?

5G should enable the next wave of smart grid and energy efficiency along with other benefits within the energy sector.

A bad day for smart meters in Britain

Energy Retail

A bad day for smart meters in Britain

Smart meters have just become a burning issue, writes Engerati member Nick Hunn.

Florence charges ahead with its electric mobility plans

Energy Retail

Florence charges ahead with its electric mobility plans

Florence aims to become one of Italy’s most cutting-edge smart cities with the help of local energy company, Enel.

Envisioning a global energy platform

Energy Retail

Envisioning a global energy platform

Chinese company Envision Energy wants to develop a global ecosystem whereby all energy actors are interconnected on one digital platform.

UK utility’s six-year smart grid pilot wraps up

Energy Generation

UK utility’s six-year smart grid pilot wraps up

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks have successfully completed a six-year smart grid pilot.

How the internet of things is transforming energy

Energy Retail

How the internet of things is transforming energy

Engerati reviews what’s new in IoT for grid flexibility, asset management and predictive analytics.

Dubai's DEWA advances Internet of Things with mesh canopy

Energy Retail

Dubai's DEWA advances Internet of Things with mesh canopy

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority is deploying Internet of Things mesh communications canopy in a bid to broaden smart grid applications.

Street lighting – route to Internet of Things?

Energy Retail

Street lighting – route to Internet of Things?

Street lighting upgrades offer the opportunity for new smart city and IoT applications for utilities and cities.

Apps on grid edge devices – are you ready to download?

Energy Retail

Apps on grid edge devices – are you ready to download?

Engerati analyses the significance of app-based intelligence for smart meters and sensors in distributed energy systems.