Telecommunications

Communication technologies: key enablers for EV integration

Energy Retail

Communication technologies: key enablers for EV integration

With utility networks growing increasingly complex, how can they ensure their systems connect accurately and securely?

IoT and the energy ecosystem – key smart utility challenges to consider

Energy Generation

IoT and the energy ecosystem – key smart utility challenges to consider

We assess key challenges for smart utilities navigating their next steps toward a more connected energy ecosystem.

Member voice – Five grid management capabilities that only RF mesh delivers

Energy Retail

Member voice – Five grid management capabilities that only RF mesh delivers

Modernisation efforts are ramping up for leading European utilities with the rapid proliferation of smart devices extending throughout the electricity grid. A blog by Matthew Smith

How distributed secure network intelligence supports DER integration

Energy Generation

How distributed secure network intelligence supports DER integration

Modern, secure communication networks are the best way to prepare for increased DERs on the grid. In a recent webinar, ECI shared key insights from its experience.

A research and innovation vision for a 2050 Europe

Energy Generation

A research and innovation vision for a 2050 Europe

Europe’s 2050 energy system is outlined by ETIP SNET as a ‘system of systems’ based on market, communication, physical and digital layers.

Optimising network cybersecurity against new threats

Energy Retail

Optimising network cybersecurity against new threats

As the security landscape against utilities becomes more complex and challenging, new safeguards must be put in place to protect the critical infrastructure against a new generation of cyber attacks.

How Enedis has cut its smart meter payback time

Energy Retail

How Enedis has cut its smart meter payback time

Enedis has cut the payback on its smart meters from 20 years to 7 years by quantifying multiple use cases

Can telcos be the new contenders in the smart homes space?

Energy Generation

Can telcos be the new contenders in the smart homes space?

Companies such as Huawei and Deutsche Telekom are quickly developing smart home systems, fast-tracking their entrance into the energy services market.

Download – Ensuring cyber-security for utilities

Energy Retail

Download – Ensuring cyber-security for utilities

This week's featured download is a white paper presented by Nokia examining key challenges that are driving power utilities to modernise the communications infrastructure that supports their grids.

Cybersecurity and EVs: securing new grid access points

Energy Retail

Cybersecurity and EVs: securing new grid access points

With the integration of external assets such as DERs and EVs into the grid, how can utilities secure these additional points of access?

Connecting DERs on the packet-optimal communications network

Energy Generation

Connecting DERs on the packet-optimal communications network

Is it essential for utilities to transition from end-of-life, costly networks to modern, secure communication networks? ECI thinks so.