in News Departments > Projects & Contracts
print the content item

Alstom Grid and Intel have signed a global agreement to work together on solutions and technologies for smart grids and smart cities. According to the companies, they will focus on embedded intelligence and IT systems security to facilitate a fast roll-out of new architectures for future grids.

"We are very excited to team with Intel to tackle the challenges presented by embedded intelligence and smart grid security, two of the key game-changers for the deployment of future grids," says Patrick Plas, Alstom Grid's senior vice president for power electronics and automation.

“Intel’s subsidiaries McAfee will help us reach our next step in the smart grid challenge, with specialised know-how in software solutions for cybersecurity management and embedded technologies.”





Hse SandyHook
Latest Top Stories

Sensus Smart Meters Tied To More Overheating Incidents And Fires

SaskPower is investigating two new meter failures, and Portland General Electric is working to replace 70,000 Sensus units amid fire concerns.


SaskPower Halts Smart Meter Installations Following Fires

The Canadian utility has suspended its smart meter deployment as it investigates half a dozen fires associated with the meters.


New Study Underscores Value Of Customer Engagement, Ranks Most-Trusted U.S. Utilities

According to the report, which analyzes 125 utilities across the country, earning a customer's trust can lead to monetary gains.


Washington State Doles Out Cash For Utility Energy Storage Projects

Three utilities have been awarded millions of dollars in grants to explore energy storage technology that could help integrate renewable and improve the power grid.


Utilities Reveal Just How Much Customers Are Saving With Energy Efficiency Programs

Two U.S. utility companies have issued progress reports and solid numbers regarding their respective initiatives.

S&C Electric_id176
edf_id180