Transmission

Strategic Asset Management is an Investment in Itself

Energy Retail

Strategic Asset Management is an Investment in Itself

Asset management programs maximise the return on investment for utilities, ratepayers and shareholders alike.

Siemens and Accenture to form smart grid joint venture to enable more efficient network operation and greater supply security

Transmission & Distribution

Siemens and Accenture to form smart grid joint venture to enable more efficient network operation and greater supply security

Power to gas – the new kid on the block?

Energy Generation

Power to gas – the new kid on the block?

Recent advances in materials & technology have made power to gas an interesting and perhaps the most exciting contender for long-term energy storage.

Interview: Flemming Jensen

Transmission & Distribution

Interview: Flemming Jensen

Interview: Oswaldo Kaschny, Electrical Utilities Solutions VP, Infrastructure Business, Schneider Electric

Transmission & Distribution

Interview: Oswaldo Kaschny, Electrical Utilities Solutions VP, Infrastructure Business, Schneider Electric

Interview: Oswaldo Kaschny, Electrical Utilities Solutions VP, Infrastructure Business, Schneider Electric

Energy Retail

California electric market operator welcomes demand response

The energy industry has long recognized effective demand response (a key smart grid application) as the equivalent of a power generation asset. Now, a new California Public Utility Commission decision allows demand response "aggregators" to provide their services to the California Independent System Operator, the state's wholesale market operator. This approach contrasts with many other states and countries, where direct participation by aggregators in the wholesale market is not permitted.

Interview: Richard Haagensen, Head of Smart Grid and Business Strategy, Landis + Gyr

Transmission & Distribution

Interview: Richard Haagensen, Head of Smart Grid and Business Strategy, Landis + Gyr

This interview with Richard Haagensen, Head of Smart Grid and Business Strategy, Landis + Gyr was recorded at European Utility Week 2012.

Interview With Remy Geraude-Verdier Smart Grid Project Manager – ERDF France

Transmission & Distribution

Interview With Remy Geraude-Verdier Smart Grid Project Manager – ERDF France

Grid4EU project initial findings of large scale distribution network integrating renewable energy sources and encourage active customer participation.

The Smart Meter-A Beacon in the Storm

Transmission & Distribution

The Smart Meter-A Beacon in the Storm

A compelling case can be made for the enhanced reliability and overall functionality that smart-grid technology offers during major power outages.

Expert Interview: Hannes Schwaderer, Geschäftsführer, Managing Director, Intel GmbH

Transmission & Distribution

Expert Interview: Hannes Schwaderer, Geschäftsführer, Managing Director, Intel GmbH

Comparing the technology landscape to look at the unique requirements of the smart grid.

Preparing the Grid for Failure

Transmission & Distribution

Preparing the Grid for Failure

The smart meter alone cannot be relied upon to restore power complete integration of smart grid systems will accelerate the restoration time.