Blockchain and IoT – looking towards industry standards

Transmission & Distribution

Blockchain and IoT – looking towards industry standards

Engerati investigates the industry alliances that are advancing blockchain for the energy sector.

Connecting distributed assets: is LoRa the solution?

Energy Generation

Connecting distributed assets: is LoRa the solution?

What are the benefits of using this unlicensed spectrum communication technology for grid monitoring? Engerati asks MultiTech for its view.

Opinion: Agility is key to European utility reinvention

Energy Generation

Opinion: Agility is key to European utility reinvention

The utility market is shifting. Time to get nimble, says Peter Siggins, Energy & Utilities expert at PA Consulting Group.

Pulse closing technology for distribution line faults – the explainer

Energy Retail

Pulse closing technology for distribution line faults – the explainer

S&C Electric Company’s Christopher McCarthy demystifies pulse closing technology.

Vattenfall – smart meters bring transparency

Energy Retail

Vattenfall – smart meters bring transparency

Customer engagement is about creating transparency, Vattenfall Distribution’s Annika Viklund told Engerati.

Integrating customer technology into IT/OT platforms: the new convergence

Energy Generation

Integrating customer technology into IT/OT platforms: the new convergence

Imagine having your whole grid from network to customer under one control.

Itron and Silver Spring Networks – an IoT technology giant in the making

Energy Generation

Itron and Silver Spring Networks – an IoT technology giant in the making

Itron’s acquisition of Silver Spring Networks should strengthen its position as a leading smart grid and smart city technology provider.

Monitoring the low voltage grid: How AMI can help

Energy Generation

Monitoring the low voltage grid: How AMI can help

Distribution system operators with AMI systems can leverage the technology to shine light below the substation level. Expert NES tells Engerati more.

Utilities – watch for the Dragonfly

Energy Retail

Utilities – watch for the Dragonfly

Hacker group Dragonfly is building its power sector attack capability, according to a new report.

Reclosing on underground systems – the damage to distribution feeder lines

Energy Generation

Reclosing on underground systems – the damage to distribution feeder lines

UK network operators are resolving faults on underground feeder lines by closing and energising potentially faulted lines. What is the result?

Transmission & Distribution

The DNO-DSO journey part five – The Business Model