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2014-02-25 12:22:38

ATLANTA, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landis+Gyr announced 13 new contracts this year for Gridstream® PLX, its next generation power line carrier (PLC) advanced meter network. The new contracts bring the total number of utilities deploying PLX technology to 24 since the system was released at the end of 2012. These contracts represent a long-term potential upgrade of 450,000 metering endpoints. "The excitement around Gridstream PLX shows that there still is a demand for PLC-based...

2014-02-11 12:22:14

ATLANTA, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Colorado Springs Utilities has signed an agreement with Landis+Gyr to initiate an advanced load management program to reduce load on distribution system assets during peak power consumption. Over the next four years, the utility will deploy 1,900 smart thermostats and software applications to enable load shedding on specific feeder circuits to protect transformers and other distribution equipment, while maintaining reliable electric service....

2014-02-06 08:23:46

Landis+Gyr enables Nordic country to exceed EU and national targets by delivering a smart meter to every third Finnish household ZUG, Switzerland, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landis+Gyr, the global leader in smart metering and grid management solutions, has led the roll out of smart metering systems to ninety eight percent of Finland's households. This development places the country as one of the most advanced in Europe in terms of ability to meter electricity consumption at the...

2014-02-03 08:25:23

LONDON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Review of the Russian watt-hour meters market 2012 Please note: The report is Russian version. It will provide the English version in 6-8 business days.In 2012, The Russian market of watt-hour meters showed an upward trend development in connection with the sustainable growth of the economy of the Russian Federation and also with the replacement of old watt-hour meters.According to...

2014-01-28 08:37:59

Robust solution allows developers to create IEC 61850-compliant solutions for smart grid implementations SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As smart grid substation automation deployments adopt Ethernet-based industrial networking, Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today announced a low-cost solution at DistribuTECH 2014 that eases the learning curve for developers needing to implement the IEC 61850 standard. The substation automation solution is a collaboration between TI and...

2014-01-28 08:24:24

10-year, $185 million deal supports prepay expansion and other advanced metering applications ATLANTA, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Salt River Project (SRP) has signed a long-term agreement with Landis+Gyr to update and expand its advanced metering and prepay technology in a phased, 10-year installation across their service territory. The utility plans to deploy Landis+Gyr's Gridstream(®) RF network beginning this summer to support ongoing improvements to the technology used by...

2014-01-23 12:31:56

Software Supports New Smart Grid Devices and IPv6 Gateway ATLANTA, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landis+Gyr has released version 6.1 of its operating software, Command Center, for monitoring and control of Gridstream(® )advanced metering and grid management solutions. The software release provides support for new meters and communication modules, new network management functionality, security enhancements and introduces an IPv6 gateway to enable use of common IT tools in...

2014-01-22 04:20:21

-Frost & Sullivan's Top Five Predictions for Asia Pacific's Power T&D and Utility Industry in 2014- SINGAPORE, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It is expected that transformation in the key areas of capacity augmentation and distribution grid automation will drive the transmission and distribution sector in the Asia Pacific region for the year. 2014: Investments in T&D Network Rides Heavily on Expanding Capacity Additions Asia Pacific's growing demand for electricity is likely to increase...

2014-01-20 12:21:02

ATLANTA, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landis+Gyr announces that Newport, Oregon-based Central Lincoln People's Utility District has signed a five-year contract for Gridstream(®) MDMS to host the utility's advanced metering data. Central Lincoln's software and data storage will be hosted by Landis+Gyr as part of its Cloud Services offering. Gridstream MDMS complements Central Lincoln's existing smart grid investments, which include advanced Landis+Gyr meters, Gridstream RF network...

2014-01-16 16:21:34

JACKSON, Mich., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With Michigan feeling the impact of this cold winter, Consumers Energy is continuing to work to keep heating costs low. It also is offering information and assistance to help the public this heating season. "Mother Nature isn't going easy on Michigan this winter, but the homeowners and business owners we serve should know we are looking out for them," said Mary Palkovich, Consumers Energy's vice president of energy delivery. "Even with increased...


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