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2014-08-04 12:23:05

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the next decade, the world will need to invest between $140.2bn to $170.5bn per year on traditional transmission and distribution (T&D) infrastructure in order to keep pace with growth in electricity demand. An additional $8.0bn to $27.3bn will be invested annually in smart grid infrastructure to improve the efficiency and reliability of T&D grids, according to a new dataset published today by Northeast Group, LLC. "The...

2014-08-04 12:22:50

ALBANY, New York, August 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Substation Automation Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020," the market was valued at USD 96.52 billion in 2013, which is expected to reach USD 139.34 billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 5.4% from 2014 to 2020. Increasing number of smart grid improving grid efficiency and reliability and...

2014-08-04 00:20:37

EDMI Joins Trilliant's OSDI Partner Program KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trilliant, a leading Silicon Valley-based smart grid communications company with a strong presence in Asia and Europe, today announced the launch of its innovative Open Smart Device Interface (OSDI) Partner program. The announcement is made ahead of Asian Utility Week, Asia's premier smart energy conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, which will be attended by thousands of delegates from leading...

2014-07-31 16:22:27

New Head End Software Released on Completion of Successful Beta Program ST. LOUIS, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the announcement today of a new head end software solution (TNS 2.9), the enhanced TWACS (eTWACS(TM)) power-line communications technology from Aclara Technologies LLC, a leading supplier of smart infrastructure technologies to gas, water, and electric utilities, delivers on customer demands. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100921/CG68648LOGO The Aclara®...

2014-07-31 08:27:47

- Best-In-Class Providers Will Globalize Voltage Optimization RICHMOND, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GRID20/20(®), Inc., a leading distribution transformer monitoring provider and Dominion Voltage, Inc. (DVI), a grid optimization solutions provider, have teamed up to bring grid optimization into new markets. "By taking advantage of the GRID20/20(®) technology and integrating it into our platform, we are able to offer our EDGE(®) solution into markets that were previously...

2014-07-31 08:25:36

Line would improve reliability and lower costs for millions of electricity users in Mid-Atlantic region ALLENTOWN, Pa., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) announced Thursday (7/31) that its Pennsylvania utility, PPL Electric Utilities Corporation, is proposing to build a major new regional transmission line that would make electric service more reliable and enhance the security of the electric grid while reducing the cost of electricity for consumers....

2014-07-30 16:23:56

FAIRMONT, W.Va., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Construction is underway on a new FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) transmission substation in Doddridge County, West Virginia, to support the electric demands of the area's rapidly expanding Marcellus Shale gas industry and help enhance service reliability for Mon Power's customers in Doddridge and neighboring counties. As part of the construction process, crews recently completed the foundation work and erected steel structures at the new...

2014-07-30 08:24:53

WAKE FOREST, N.C., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PowerSecure International, Inc. (NYSE: POWR) today announced it has been awarded approximately $25 million of new utility infrastructure (UI) business. The new business awards include distribution work for a new utility customer in the Western United States, additional assignments to provide electric infrastructure for an existing energy customer to support their oil and natural gas operations and a variety of new projects with other...

2014-07-28 23:02:23

Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI) releases a detailed report on emerging trends in centralized Demand Management processes and solutions. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 As the penetration of Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) and other Smart Grid hardware and software tools continues to grow — especially within cooperatives — Generation and Transmission companies (G&Ts) and their member co-ops need to know how these advanced technologies can be leveraged...

2014-07-25 23:07:34

HOMER Energy, a Boulder-based company specializing in feasibility and design of renewable energy systems that integrate multiple power sources, has signed 10 partner firms to pursue the common goal of developing viable microgrid projects. Boulder CO (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 HOMER Energy (http://homerenergy.com) has recently partnered with 10 global firms to connect diverse stakeholders who are developing microgrids and distributed renewable energy projects. The first group of partners...


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