Latest Tantalus Stories

2011-03-03 11:00:00

RALEIGH, NC, March 3 /PRNewswire/ - Norwich Public Utilities (NPU) has selected Tantalus to provide an Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) system, which will enable the utility to introduce a range of energy efficiency initiatives to help customers better manage their energy costs. Founded in 1904, NPU is a municipal utility located in southeast Connecticut that provides electricity to 22,000 customers and water, sewer, and natural gas service to 20,000 premises.  It is one...

2010-11-30 10:00:00

Indiana electric cooperative and Hancock Telecom collaborate on Homerun(TM) Network RALEIGH, NC, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ - Tantalus has been chosen by Central Indiana Power (CIP) as the technology platform for a fiber-based smart grid that sets a precedent for how regional telecommunications and electric cooperatives can work together to provide rural customers with broadband connectivity and advanced energy management capabilities. CIP is partnering with Hancock Telecom, a local...

2010-09-24 07:00:00

RALEIGH, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ - Tantalus is honored to be ranked 31st by Deloitte in the 2010 Technology Fast 50(TM) awards program, which singles out Canadian technology companies posting the highest percentage revenue growth over five years. Inclusion in the Fast 50 program makes Tantalus eligible for a prestigious Deloitte North American Technology Fast 500 ranking. Tantalus is a Smart Grid communications company experiencing remarkable growth as the demand for its technology...

2010-01-20 11:38:00

VANCOUVER, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ - Tantalus Systems Corp., a market leader in two-way, real-time Smart Grid data communications, today announced that is has raised $14 million in equity to fund its ongoing penetration of energy efficiency solutions into co-op and municipal utilities. The financing was led by Redpoint Ventures and included several current investors in the company. "In 2009, the adoption and deployment of Smart Grid technologies accelerated as the economic and...

2008-07-29 12:00:55

By Mark Kanny, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 29--The envelope wasn't so much stretched as irrelevant Friday night at the world premiere of "Just Out of Reach" by the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble. It was the finale for the 2008 season at City Theatre on the South Side, and was fulfillment of the group's subtitle -- Theatre of Music. Created by the group's artistic director, Kevin Noe, and composer and board member Kieren MacMillan, "Just Out of Reach" is brilliant post-modern...

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  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
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