To Help Combat Costly Electricity Theft, Emerging Markets Turn To Smart Grid Infrastructure

According to a new report, the world loses a whopping $89.3 billion to electricity theft annually, and emerging country markets are feeling a majority of the pain.

U.S. public power utilities and electric cooperatives are well positioned to cope with near-term challenges, such as impending environmental regulation, persistent rate pressures [Read More]

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Continued growth of distributed energy resources and energy-efficiency measures could cause significant demand disruption and drive down utilities' revenues by up to $48 billion a year in the U.S. [Read More]

NextEra Energy Inc. and Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. (HEI) have announced a definitive agreement under which the companies have agreed to merge. The transaction, which is valued at approximately [Read More]

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) received over 1.6 million comments on its proposed Clean Power Plan before the agency's Dec. 1 deadline. In June, the EPA released the [Read More]

The Ontario Ministry of Energy has announced the province is backing 17 new energy projects through its Smart Grid Fund program. Launched in April 2011, the program has supported [Read More]

Nearly all U.S. rural electric utilities surveyed in a recent poll have some sort of smart grid effort in place, according to the 2014 Rural Smart Grid Survey Report, [Read More]

Black & Veatch has announced it is providing its Asset360 analytics software for the Port of San Diego Smart City Initiatives demonstration project. [Read More]

Minnesota Power says its proposed Great Northern Transmission Line has received another important approval: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) recently signed off [Read More]

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GE says it has partnered with National Grid, the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), and Clarkson University on [Read More]

Sensus has announced it will be conducting a trial of long-range radio technology for advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) in Tokyo. The purpose of [Read More]

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