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  • Ofgem Launches Smart Meter Investigation

    The Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) has launched an investigation into the smart meter deployment progress of British Gas, E.ON, and npower, the utilities with the lowest installation completion rates for business smart meters. The agency...

  • Silver Spring to Supply AMI in Maryland

    Choptank Electric Cooperative in Maryland has selected Silver Spring Networks to provide an advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) deployment. Silver Spring’s IPv6 network platform and managed services will provide the utility with the option...

  • Landis+Gyr Selected for Brazil Smart Grid Project

    Brazilian electricity utility Light is partnering with Landis+Gyr on a $313 million smart grid project, the largest in South American history. The contract is part of Light’s ongoing effort to improve the efficiency and reliability of its electricity...

  • Masdar Partners with Statoil on Wind Farm

    Masdar today announced its partnership with Norway’s Statoil and Statkraft in the 402 MW Dudgeon offshore wind farm project, off the Norfolk coast in Eastern England. The deal was announced at the recent United Nations’ Climate Change...

  • Westar Energy, Landis+Gyr to Deploy Smart Meters in Kansas

    Westar Energy and Landis+Gyr are teaming on a smart grid infrastructure and services contract, which includes a deployment of 217,000 Gridstream-enabled smart meters in the utility;s Kansas service area. The devices feature remote service switch capability...


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  • Mother is a smart home platform that adapts to your needs

    I’m kind of tired of testing the varied smart home hubs out there. The mix of radios and software smarts that tie lights, locks and varied sensors together gets a bit old after a while, so I wasn’t too keen to set up the Mother system by...
  • Smart Home Companies Gearing Up for Apple HomeKit Launch ‘Soon’

    This week is another big one for Apple. The company is holding an event on Thursday, and we’ll likely see the launch of its next-generation iPads and iMacs. It’s unknown if we can expect to see other hardware launches, too, like a new Apple...
  • Smart everything: Behind Hive’s plans to automate your entire home

    When British Gas’ Hive entered the connected home space a year ago, smart thermostats were still an emergent technology. The energy provider joined a small number of manufacturers, promising to change the way you heated your home with a mix of...
  • Revolv Takes A Whirl With Nest Detectors, Danalock

    Revolv, the home-automation hub supplier, has added compatibility with the Nest Protect CO/smoke detector and launched a new UI for the Nest Learning thermostat. The company also added control of Poly Control’s retrofit door lock with Bluetooth...
  • Pssst! I Have One Word For You: Batteries

    The world of computing turned the world of expectations on its head. Suddenly, we all became conversant in Moore’s Law of the doubling of processor power every two years.  But, that is where Moore’s Law ends.  Somehow, we never...

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