Smart Cities

US smart cities get a boost

Energy Retail

US smart cities get a boost

More funding is being allocated and the number of communities participating will double in US smart city initiatives.

Smart cities and the energy transition

Energy Generation

Smart cities and the energy transition

Cities are becoming more influential in shaping the energy sector, writes Eric Woods, research director, Navigant Research.

PG&E’s EV plans-oversized or visionary?

Energy Retail

PG&E’s EV plans-oversized or visionary?

All eyes are on PG&E’s plug-in depot plan which is set to be the country’s largest deployment.

Week in smart metering – Looking towards European Utility Week

Energy Retail

Week in smart metering – Looking towards European Utility Week

Smart city Barcelona is host to European Utility Week 2016, writes Claire Volkwyn, editor, Metering & Smart Energy International.

Internet of Things comes to Netherlands and South Korea

Energy Retail

Internet of Things comes to Netherlands and South Korea

LoRa LPWANs have been deployed nationwide in The Netherlands and South Korea for the Internet of Things.

Elon Musk’s master plan

Energy Generation

Elon Musk’s master plan

Solar, energy storage and electric vehicles are at the core of Elon Musk’s Master Plan, part 2.

Smart cities – what people want

Energy Generation

Smart cities – what people want

Intelligent streetlights, sustainable buildings and information from sensors embedded in roads and buildings are considered top smart city apps in UK.

Smart cities: Adapting the concept to the African continent

Energy Retail

Smart cities: Adapting the concept to the African continent

Cities in Africa are following the example of some of the major metropolises around the world including Tokyo, London, Paris, New York and Dubai.

10 tenets of a smart city

Energy Generation

10 tenets of a smart city

10 tenets enable tomorrow’s thriving cities, writes Russ Vanos, VP of sales and marketing for global software, services and smart cities, Itron.

Turkey – an emerging smart grid market

Energy Generation

Turkey – an emerging smart grid market

Smart metering, smart grids and smart cities are all emerging in Turkey, ICSG Istanbul 2016 revealed.

Fast tracking South Africa’s smart energy plans

Energy Retail

Fast tracking South Africa’s smart energy plans

Global expertise in utility transformation and smart technologies will help South Africa realise its smart energy plans.