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Smart Grid Communications and Networking Hardware Is Expected To Reach $3.2 Billion in Annual Market Value by 2020, According to Navigant Research

BOULDER, Colo. (The Associated Press) - Jan 22 - A recent report from Navigant Research analyzes the global market for smart grid networking and communications technology, including global market forecasts for shipments, average selling prices, and revenue through 2023. More...

TVA selects preferred locations for transmission upgrades project

Jan 22, 2015 -- MarketLine - The Tennessee Valley Authority, or TVA, has selected preferred locations for electric transmission upgrades that would reduce power outages in the Rugby-Sunbright area of eastern Tennessee. More...

Schneider Electric and PlanetEcosystems Join Forces to Provide Customer Management Solution for Utilities

(The Associated Press) - Jan 21 - Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management, and PlanetEcosystems, a leader in customer engagement solutions, today announced a partnership to provide an integrated suite of Software as a Service (SaaS) customer management offerings to utility service providers, called Efficiency Advisor. More...
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Appalachian Power plans area transmission line upgrades

Jan 19 - Blake Stowers Bluefield Daily Telegraph, W.Va. - Appalachian Power is planning to upgrade an existing 69 kV electric transmission line in Mercer, Bland and Wythe counties to a 138 kV transmission line. More...

Central Hudson and partners submit enhanced proposals to New York PSC

Jan 16, 2015 -- MarketLine - Central Hudson Gas & Electric, Corp., National Grid plc, New York State Electric & Gas, or NYSEG, and New York Transco LLC have submitted nine enhanced transmission line proposals to the New York Public Service Commission, or PSC, addressing the state's energy needs as well as local concerns. More...

SAIC Opens New Office in Downtown Chicago to Support Transmission and Distribution Market

SAIC (Science Applications International Corporation) - Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) [NYSE: SAI] announced today the opening of its Chicago, Ill. more...

Articles 

By Kimberly Klemm
On: January 23, 2015
Electricity power outages result from weather conditions, intentional or accidental damage to distribution lines and poles, and transmission line and generator impairments. Managing an electrical power outage correctly is critical to the restoration and recovery more...
By Shannon Casey
On: January 14, 2015
In December 2014, the Port of San Diego became the first demonstration site in a series of regional public-private smart building initiatives to advance the region's smart city goals. more...
By PJ Davis
On: November 18, 2014
On October 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy moved in on the Jersey shore. Local and national crews rallied to restore power to over 2 million. Impressively, power companies managed to cut that number by almost half more...
By Joyce Tam
On: September 24, 2014
The pressures of running a fleet leave managers little time for strategic changes because they spend most of their workday reacting to the constant demands of tracking and maintaining field vehicles and keeping technicians on more...
By Sarah Battaglia
On: September 9, 2014
tasty sandwich. You pull out the turkey, unscrew the mayo jar, and start to slice the tomato. Just as you begin to un-twist the bag of bread, your electricity goes out, leaving you utterly ravenous more...

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Energy Market Trends and Impact of the Clean Power Plan: Black & Veatch 2015 Energy Market Perspective

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Best Practices for Integrating Your Residential Demand Response and Energy Efficiency Programs

Thursday Jan 29, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

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Leveraging Mesh Connected Grid Routers for Distribution Automation Optimization

Wednesday Mar 4, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

While the use of unlicensed mesh-radio technologies in the ISM band has become an increasingly more common way to establish a communications infrastructure to support Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) there are a number of aspects of these networks that warrant more...

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