Proving the Business Case for the Internet of Things

Smart Energy Newsletter Archives: December, 2014






 
 
GE receives $1.2 million government grant for smart grid development
GE says it has been awarded a $1.2 million grant from the US Department of Energy to develop technology that will improve electricity reliability in the event of catastrophic weather events.
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LUCIS Technologies launches smart lighting system
Silicon Valley-based LUCIS Technologies has launched a new smart home lighting and safety console aimed at helping customers to save energy and reduce their monthly utility bills.
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SunPower invests $20 million in Tendril to develop smart energy apps
Solar panel maker SunPower has made a $20 million capital investment in Tendril and will license the energy management player’s software platform.
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Home energy management revenues to exceed $2 billion by 2023: Navigant
Revenues from home energy management services are expected to exceed $2 billion annually by 2020, according to the latest study from Navigant Research.
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Itron to support smart grid rollout by Brazil’s AES Eletropaulo
Smart meter provider Itron has signed a contract with Brazilian utility AES Eletropaulo that will see it work on making operational improvements to a smart grid project in the city of Barueri in Sao Paolo state.
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Honeywell, Matrix, Ibis to receive funding for smart grid services in Hawaii
Honeywell Smart Grid Solutions, Matrix Energy and Ibis Networks are set to receive funding from Hawaii Energy for the introduction of new smart meter-based services in Hawaii.
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Smart meters to generate $6.6 billion annually by 2023: Navigant
Global deployments of smart meters will be generating $6.6 billion annually by 2023, according to the latest study from Navigant Research.
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UK smart meter program faces technical delays: report
UK plans for the rollout of smart meters could be hit by technical delays, potentially jeopardizing the government target of getting a smart meter installed in every premise by 2020.
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Smart grid investments to foster smart meter adoption: TechNavio
The global market for smart energy meters will grow at a compound annual rate of 8.1% between 2015 and 2019, according to the latest research from TechNavio.
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Crnogorski Telekom boards smart home bandwagon
Montenegrin operator Crnogorski Telekom (CT) has launched a smart home service allowing customers to remotely monitor and control a range of home appliances as well as household security systems.
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