Europe’s smart meter rollouts – new report takes pulse

Transmission & Distribution

Europe’s smart meter rollouts – new report takes pulse

Current data projects 72% penetration of smart meters for electricity across Europe by 2020.

Energy data exchange – key to future market development

Energy Retail

Energy data exchange – key to future market development

The IEC has adopted ENTSO-E’s Common Grid Model Exchange Specification as an international specification for electricity data exchange.

Utility digitalisation: The power of partnerships and a fail-fast approach

Energy Retail

Utility digitalisation: The power of partnerships and a fail-fast approach

In this thought piece, CGI's Ana Domingues tells Engerati how energy technology partnerships can help utilities succeed.

How prepared is your utility for cybersecurity threats?

Transmission & Distribution

How prepared is your utility for cybersecurity threats?

An end to end security solution needs to secure the communications, operations and head end systems.

Opinion: If you're not 'doing' data, forget about digital commerce

Energy Retail

Opinion: If you're not 'doing' data, forget about digital commerce

In a second guest article, Keith Brody, Head of Communications at DigitalRoute, shares the benefits of mastering data.

5G – what will it bring to the energy sector?

Energy Generation

5G – what will it bring to the energy sector?

5G should enable the next wave of smart grid and energy efficiency along with other benefits within the energy sector.

Lake Como goes all-electric

Energy Retail

Lake Como goes all-electric

Italy’s Lake Como is Europe’s first ‘electric destination’ after efforts to install a far-reaching electric-charging network were realised.

Smart grid security vulnerabilities and how to deal with them

Energy Retail

Smart grid security vulnerabilities and how to deal with them

Security flaws in widely used protective relays demonstrate the need for a rigorous cybersecurity approach in the design and use of grid devices.

ENA launches network flexibility consultation

Energy Retail

ENA launches network flexibility consultation

The Energy Networks Association’s new consultation seeks views on modernising flexibility markets which are “no longer fit for purpose”

Austrian grid operator to modernise its energy  infrastructure

Energy Generation

Austrian grid operator to modernise its energy infrastructure

Utility networks operator Austrian Power Grid has awarded Finnish engineering firm Pöyry to upgrade its grid system.

Norway – could smart drones monitor the power grid?

Energy Retail

Norway – could smart drones monitor the power grid?

Long range drones equipped with artificial intelligence could provide real time monitoring of power grids.