10 experts on getting smart: Spain leads the way
Spain is the first EU country to reach 100% smart meter installation. What lessons have been learned, and what are the next steps? We asked 10 experts for their views.
Editorial: Blockchain, smart meters, and cyber security – the heat is on
Engerati reviews some key developments from last week and looks ahead to our forthcoming spotlight on cyber security
Highview Power unveils modular ‘cryogenic battery’
The cryogenic battery will be able to store “weeks’ worth” of power at a time.
ENTSO-E begins new ten-year planning
Project developers are being invited to comment on the guidelines for the next ten year plans.
Two key energy blockchain projects go live
Blockchain applications for the energy industry took two big steps forward this week with the launch of the Energy Web Foundation’s live network and Electron’s asset registry RecorDER.
Horizon 2020: WiseGRID enters demonstration phase
The consortium is keen to involve citizens in the five smart energy technology pilots.
Editorial: Only smart grids have the answer
Europe shines the spotlight on smart technology this week to meet the urgent challenge of meeting sustainable energy goals.
Our smart energy blind spot (cont.)
Two experts give their views on the state of the UK’s operational telecoms systems.
Schneider reveals SF6-free medium-voltage switchgears
The new technology will use air and vacuum instead of the greenhouse gas.
Think Smartgrids: It’s all about the data
A French smartgrids association stressed the importance of data at CIRED this week.
Our smart energy blind spot
The UK’s existing operational telecoms systems are not fit for the future.