Proving the Business Case for the Internet of Things

Smart Energy Newsletter Archives: August 2020

 

AIUT deploys Semtech LoRa for LPG measurement




AIUT, a Polish hardware and software provider specialising in IoT for oil and gas markets, has integrated Semtech LoRa devices into its sensors for measuring the volume of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in tanks.
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Dewa creates blockchain ecosystem for EV owners




The Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (Dewa) is helping electric vehicle owners obtain all transactions including EV Green Charger registration, charging, and billing and settlement on a trusted blockchain ecosystem.
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Texas A&M leads smart grid security project in Qatar




An international research collaboration between academia and industry led by Texas A&M University has received a $3.2m grant from the Qatar National Research Foundation for a cluster project for smart grid cyber-security infrastructure in Qatar.
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Fimer shines in Lemene smart-grid project




Italian solar inverter maker Fimer has provided technology as part of a smart grid in the Lemene Project, a self-sufficient and intelligent energy community comprising a 4MW solar ground-mounted installation.
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Aclara creates smart meter for UK




Aclara, a Missouri-based supplier of smart infrastructure to electric, gas and water utilities, has announced the first compliant and certified Smets 2 polyphase electricity meter for the UK.
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PNNL shows how utilities can prepare for EV growth




How local utilities, grid planners and cities prepare for electric vehicles is being addressed by researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) in a study for the US Department of Energy.
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Nissan lets drivers pay for parking with electricity




Japanese car maker Nissan is giving its customers the ability to pay for parking with electricity.
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ORNL inverter supports smart grid functions




Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) researchers have developed an intelligent power electronic inverter that can connect locally sited energy resources such as solar panels, energy storage and electric vehicles and smoothly interact with utility smart grids.
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