NY Prize competition promotes building of community-based microgrids ALBANY >> New York state is encouraging community-based microgrids through NY Prize, a $40 million first-of-its-kind competition announced by Governor Andrew Cuomo. The competition was discussed at the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering at SUNY Poly last week. “This is to promote clean energy,” said Gil … Continue reading NY Prize competition promotes building of community-based microgrids
DistribuTECH 2015: What’s the killer app for the smart grid? There isn’t one. DistribuTECH 2015 is officially over, and according to the people we’ve spoken to this week, the takeaway is a bit different this year. While specific technologies have dominated past conferences, this year it was less about the devices and more about how … Continue reading DistribuTECH 2015: What’s the killer app for the smart grid? There isn’t one.
Enhancing Smart Grids: Lockheed Martin And Dominion Introduce New Grid Location Technology SAN DIEGO, Feb. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Dominion Resources, Inc. have co-developed a new smart grid technology called VirtuGrid, which will enable remote detection of power outages for faster mapping and response. This collaboration between the two companies … Continue reading Enhancing Smart Grids: Lockheed Martin And Dominion Introduce New Grid Location Technology
Alstom announces smart grid business initiatives at DistribuTech 2015 Latest Demand Response Management System (DRMS) released at Nevada Energy- Alstom recently released its latest Demand Response Management System (DRMS) to NV Energy to provide new, advanced functions for the utility’s Demand Response (DR) programs. NV Energy is a large investor-owned utility based in Las Vegas, … Continue reading Alstom announces smart grid business initiatives at DistribuTech 2015
CenterPoint Energy smart grid investment delivers benefits for consumers, environment Five years after receiving one of only six $200 million Smart Grid Investment Grants awarded by the United States Department of Energy (DOE), CenterPoint Energy (NYSE: CNP) continues to deliver valuable benefits to consumers and the environment through the company’s Advanced Metering System (AMS) and … Continue reading CenterPoint Energy smart grid investment delivers benefits for consumers, environment
Smart meters haven’t fixed our habits Five years ago came the promise: A great new way of saving money on your energy bills was on its way. An impressive new device called a “smart meter” – a key component of the much touted “smart grid” – would let consumers actually see how much power they’re … Continue reading Smart meters haven’t fixed our habits
Smart Grid Analytics Market worth $5.5 Billion by 2019 – New Report by MarketsandMarkets (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 The market research report “Smart Grid Analytics Market by Solution (AMI Analytics, Demand Response Analytics, Asset Management, Grid Optimization, Energy Data Forecasting/Load Forecasting and Visualization Tools) – Worldwide Forecast and Analysis 2019” defines and divides the global … Continue reading Smart Grid Analytics Market worth $5.5 Billion by 2019 – New Report by MarketsandMarkets
VC Funding in Smart Grid Totals $383 Million in 2014, Reports Mercom Capital Group Mercom Capital Group, llc, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, released its report on funding and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity for the smart grid sector for 2014. Read full article at Altenergymag
How Synchrophasors Are Bringing The Grid Into The 21st Century Have you ever heard of a synchrophasor? It may sound like a word out of science fiction, but these mailbox-sized devices are already changing the electrical grid as we know it.
A Smart Grid Infrastructure Demands Increased Engineering Smarts Managing a smart grid infrastructure requires training the next generation of power engineers. Developing power engineers who understand the smart grid demands of a growing population represents a critical need, state Professors Tomislav Bujanovic and Prasanta Ghosh from Syracuse University. Read full article at Clean Technica