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Avoiding 'smart' electric meter could mean bigger bill

Aug 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Mark Williams The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio - American Electric Power Ohio is asking permission to charge customers $31.80 a month if they choose not to have a "smart meter" installed and continue to have their electric meter read manually. More...

Consumers Energy Speeds Up Meter Technology Upgrade Across Michigan

JACKSON, Mich., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire - Consumers Energy is accelerating its plan to provide updated electric meters to homes and businesses across Michigan. More...

Duke apologizes for meter troubles, prepares remedies for overcharged customers

Aug 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Ivan Penn Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla. - Duke Energy Florida is reviewing options to help customers adversely affected by changes in its meter-reading system and may have an announcement as early as today about possible remedies. More...
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SAIC to Address Federal Energy Challenges at Power Up Energy Expo

SAIC (Science Applications International Corporation) - Senior Systems Engineer Feras Karim of Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) will speak to government concerns, possible solutions, and successes in working toward sustainability at this year's Power Up Energy Expo, to be held at the Emerald Coast Convention Center in Fort Walton Beach, Fla., March 18-20. more...

M.C. Dean Named Siemens Solution Partner for Protection Systems, Smart Grid Division

Siemens Energy, Inc. - CIM Automation Systems, a division of M.C. Dean, Inc. has been appointed an "Energy Automation-Smart Grid" Siemens Solution Partner. M.C. Dean is the first "Energy Automation-Smart Grid" Siemens Solution Partner in the United States. more...

ABB provides Public Power utilities with a broad range of new Smart Grid solutions

ABB Inc. - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, today announced plans to help empower Public Power and rural electric utilities with future-proofing their systems for a reliable, efficient and sustainable grid. more...

Articles 

By Suzanne Jones
On: June 17, 2014
In his keynote address to the spring conference of the Association of Energy Services Professionals here, Roland Risser, of the Building Technologies Office of the U.S. Department of Energy said that buildings should be, and more...
By PJ Davis
On: June 12, 2014
How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time. The world of big data is getting bigger. The last few months have produced a number of insightful articles to help slice this topic more...
By Howard Ng
On: April 17, 2014
Several years ago, many utilities went down the path of attempting to use advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) for demand response (DR). As more pursued this option and implemented pilots that served to "kick the tires," more...
By Marc Tannenbaum
On: April 1, 2014
In spite of all the potential value ascribed to Smart Meters, retail electric providers have yet to overcome the inertia that has prevented them from deploying detailed energy usage data in everyday business. The Smart more...
By Salvatore Salamone
On: March 13, 2014
Energy exploration and production is highly dependent on the rapid analysis of increasingly more complex and larger seismic imaging datasets. At the same time, the modeling, reserve management, and analytics algorithms being used on that more...

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Data-to-Value Realized: AMI/OMS Integration

Thursday Sep 18, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The explosion of data in utilities has at times seemed to have created more problems that it has solved. One refrain from utility executives is often around the quest for more value creation from their investments in smart grid, smart more...

Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session One

Monday Sep 22, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear more...

Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session Two

Tuesday Sep 23, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear more...

Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session Three

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear more...

ENERGY BLOGS

Smart Advice for Utility Companies: Better Meters Require Better Communication Channels

By John Cray - As utility companies adopt new technologies to run their businesses more efficiently, they’d be wise to make sure their communication more...
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Emerging technologies for the digital utility

By Thorsten Heller - "Software is eating the word.". Mark Andreesen - cofounder of Netscape - once said that. As digital disruption hits all more...
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Something Very New Indeed

By Joel Gilbert - Newton's laws of motion and universal gravitation, the laws of conservation of energy and momentum, the laws of thermodynamics, and more...
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Management Of Big Data To Drive Utility Transformation, Pt. II

By Mani Vadari - This is the second part of a two-part post. Read Part I here. New technologies are flowing into utilities at more...
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Management Of Big Data To Drive Utility Transformation, Pt. I

By Mani Vadari - The utility industry had been in a slow evolutionary mode since the middle of the 20th century. However, over the more...


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