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From SCADA to Industrial IoT – how to connect behind-the-meter assets

Energy Generation

From SCADA to Industrial IoT – how to connect behind-the-meter assets

Once you have a use case for connecting behind-the-meter assets, what are the next steps to deployment and management?

How secure is your utility communications backbone?

Energy Generation

How secure is your utility communications backbone?

Vulnerabilities in mobile communication networks could in the worst case lead to power outages or other service interruptions.

Submeters and NB-IoT: Value of cheap connectivity for energy efficiency

Energy Retail

Submeters and NB-IoT: Value of cheap connectivity for energy efficiency

A Deutsche Telekom pilot aims to test the business case of NB-IoT for providing low-cost connectivity for energy efficiency devices.

Connecting anything – The business case for networking behind-the-meter energy assets

Energy Generation

Connecting anything – The business case for networking behind-the-meter energy assets

Brad Witter, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of Blue Pillar, gives his insight on how connecting behind-the-meter assets can enable new energy services.

5G – driver of the next generation smart grid

Energy Retail

5G – driver of the next generation smart grid

5G could deliver up to 12% saving in energy consumption in UK, O2 report finds.

Download – Modernising grid communications

Energy Retail

Download – Modernising grid communications

This week's featured download comes from Nokia, presenting a white paper on communication networks in transmission and distribution grid operations.

Utilities and behind-the-meter energy assets – the value of connectivity

Energy Generation

Utilities and behind-the-meter energy assets – the value of connectivity

Industrial Internet of Things platforms and flexibility in communication technology are opening up new revenue streams for energy providers.

5 technologies enabling the neural grid

Energy Retail

5 technologies enabling the neural grid

Cloud-based artificial intelligence is the ‘brain’ of the ‘neural grid’ says Navigant Consulting.

Communication resiliency: Advantages of cellular for substation traffic

Energy Retail

Communication resiliency: Advantages of cellular for substation traffic

How can you keep your remote terminal units transmitting data? Invest in cellular as your primary or secondary communication technology, says MultiTech and Cherry & White.

The importance of utilising interoperability on smart grids

Energy Retail

The importance of utilising interoperability on smart grids

Systems interoperability is beginning to be seen as a necessity for utilities, especially as it is paramount for implementation of a smart grid.

Moving beyond AMI: 3 steps to maximising infrastructure for smart energy applications

Transmission & Distribution

Moving beyond AMI: 3 steps to maximising infrastructure for smart energy applications

How can utilities with advanced metering infrastructure maximise their investment by ensuring that networks are future ready for smart energy applications?