Smart Meters

US and China Collaboration on Smart Grids-Significant Benefits for the Industry

Energy Retail

US and China Collaboration on Smart Grids-Significant Benefits for the Industry

Collaboration of the US and China can take the smart grid industry even further.

Adaptation Will Save the Utility

Energy Generation

Adaptation Will Save the Utility

Utilities will need to adapt to new market trends if it is going to survive.

Investments Should Be Aimed at Innovation

Energy Generation

Investments Should Be Aimed at Innovation

The world market is moving towards clean power at reasonable prices - it’s time that the utilities get on-board.

Changing the Customer’s Mindset

Energy Retail

Changing the Customer’s Mindset

While technology is assisting the utility to transform from a traditional establishment to a modern one, it is up to the utility to help the customer change his or her mindset towards changing consumption levels.

Services are Adding Value to the Smart Meter

Energy Retail

Services are Adding Value to the Smart Meter

Through innovative services, the utility will engage better with the consumer and be able to create new business opportunities.

Situational Awareness and Asset Management drive investment in Smart Meters

Energy Retail

Situational Awareness and Asset Management drive investment in Smart Meters

The introduction of smart technologies from the meter through to network sensors is driving situational awareness and improving the monitoring of utility assets.

Demand Response-Big In Japan

Energy Generation

Demand Response-Big In Japan

Japan’s utilities have turned their attention to demand response programs as they struggle with generation limits post Fukushima.

Utilities Should Adopt  Multi-Channel Platforms

Energy Retail

Utilities Should Adopt Multi-Channel Platforms

By developing a broader, multi-channel platform for customer communications, utilities can expect to reap long-term rewards.

How Data Analytics Can Benefit Smart Metering

Energy Retail

How Data Analytics Can Benefit Smart Metering

The deployment of smart meters is creating great pressure on the electricity industry. The industry is looking to data analysis tools which will help to analyse transactional data in order to provide much needed solutions.

Denmark’s lead in Smart Grid is strengthened with Smart Meter rollout

Energy Retail

Denmark’s lead in Smart Grid is strengthened with Smart Meter rollout

Denmark’s MV Group has commissioned Kamstrup to deliver 153,000 smart meters over a three-year period. The roll-out is set to improve energy reliability and customer service.

Smart Meters – An Evolution, Not a Revolution

Energy Retail

Smart Meters – An Evolution, Not a Revolution

Smart meter technology is discussed in this European Utility Week interview with Frank Hyldmar, President, ESMIG