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  • Climate models may be overestimating the cooling effect of wildfire aerosols

    Original story at MIT News Whether intentionally set to consume agricultural waste or naturally ignited in forests or peatlands, open-burning fires impact the global climate system in two ways which, to some extent, cancel each other out. On one hand, they generate a significant fraction of ...

  • Abbotsford BC Selects SCADAWatch to Further Power Its Smart Water Network

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that the City of Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada, has chosen the company’s revolutionary  ...


    By Innovyze

  • Smart meters: are they a cure for energy blindness?

    No doubt smart meters are a good thing, but even their most ardent fans must admit that a degree of hoopla surrounds these little digital boxes. We hear that if consumers can just see how much power they use in real time, and what it costs, our energy woes will be no more. Smart meters will even cure the blind. The energy blind that is. "It can be difficult to separate the hype from legitimate ...


    By Energy Efficiency Markets

  • Global Smart Energy Meter Market to 2016

    ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Global Smart Energy Meter Market 2012-2016" to its huge collection of research reports. Global Smart Energy Meter market to grow at a CAGR of 24.25 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in the accuracy of billing after the installation of a smart energy meter. The Global Smart ...


  • Smart Meters do lead to energy use reductions

    Recent smart grid policy initiatives in the United States and the E.U. have led to large-scale research projects on the impact of real-time feedback technologies that leverage data provided by smart meters. The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has released Results from Recent Real-Time Feedback ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Global Smart Energy Meter Market 2011-2015

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Smart Energy Meter Market 2011-2015 ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Do ‘smart’ meters really change energy use?

    The Government’s £11bn plans to have energy smart meters installed in every home by 2020 to reduce consumption may not have much effect, as people tend to ignore them after a while, according to new research presented today to the international conference in London of the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG). By showing information on in-home visual displays, smart meters allow ...

  • Itron Releases Innovative and Flexible Thermal Energy Meter

    Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI) announced today the release of a new thermal energy meter. The embedded ultrasonic technology will help utilities around the world more accurately and reliably measure energy in heating and cooling systems as well as provide data about usage patterns. The ItronCF-UltraMaxx V meter is a compact meter with advanced smart metering features ...


    By Itron Inc

  • Speech to the Smart Metering Forum

    Introduction I am very pleased to have been asked to speak this morning. The range of expertise assembled in the room today is a testament to the importance of the smart meter programme. By working together to deliver the technologies we require and through engagement with consumers, we will ensure that the roll-out is successful and delivers important benefits to households and ...

  • ENMAT Smart Metering

              Smart meters are the next generation of gas and electricity meters and they can offer a range of intelligent functions.   For example they can tell you ...

  • Call for support on smart meters

    The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has called for more support from the government when rolling out smart meters next year. Smart meters provide data on energy usage in real-time offering the opportunity to monitor and reduce energy usage; making it easier to assess alternative tariff structures and potentially switch to a better contract. ...


    By ENER-G

  • Smart Metering Forum

    It’s a great pleasure to be here at the Smart Metering Forum event this afternoon. This is the third time that I have been invited to speak at this event. It’s good to be back and to recognise a number of familiar faces. The range of expertise assembled in the room today is a testament to the importance attached to the Smart Metering Programme. I know that you have already ...

  • Energy Pros Disagree on Hype Surrounding Smart Meter Privacy

      nCircle recently announced the results of a survey of 104 energy security professionals. The survey was sponsored by nCircle and EnergySec, a DOE-funded public-private partnership that works to enhance the cyber security of the electric infrastructure. The online survey was conducted between March 12 and March 31, 2012. When asked, "Do smart meter installations have sufficient security ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Smart Energy Meter Market Growing at a CAGR of 24.25% to 2016

    One of the key factors contributing to the smart energy meter market growth is the increase in the accuracy of billing after the installation of a smart energy meter. The Global Smart Energy Meter market has also been witnessing increasing interest by regulatory authorities. However, lack of industry standards could pose a challenge to the growth of this market. This report, 'Global Smart Energy ...

  • ‘Better metering’ toolkit now available to help you save energy

    Better Buildings Partnership (BBP) has launched the latest Metering Toolkit that sets out what metering options are available and how they can be used to save energy. One of the biggest blockages to improving the energy efficiency of commercial buildings is a lack of performance data. Both owners and occupiers are often unaware of how well or badly their building is performing, and it ...


    By Vital Efficienci Ltd.

  • Global Smart Energy Meter Market 2011-2015 Available At Researchmoz.us

    Global Smart Energy Meter market to grow at a CAGR of 23.15 percent over the period 2011-2015. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the need to support a complex billing process. The Global Smart Energy Meter market has also been witnessing an increase in deployment of smart energy meters. However, the increased exposure to cyber-attacks could pose a challenge to the ...


  • Badger Meter Introduces Economical Btu Energy Transmitter for Submetering Applications

    MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Badger Meter (BMI), a leading innovator and manufacturer of flow measurement solutions, has launched the Data Industrial® 340 BN/MB Btu Energy Transmitter for submetering applications that use BACnet® or Modbus communications protocols. The 340 BN/MB Btu Energy Transmitter combines the benefits of three previous models – the 340, 340BN and the ...


  • E.ON Selects Itron Smart Meters for Its Energy Use Pilot Program

    Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI) announced today it will supply E.ON, one of the largest utility companies in Hungary, with more than 7,600 smart meters for business and residential customers across the country. The deployment will begin later this month and is an expansion of an initial gas and electric meter pilot that is currently underway. Its general packet radio service ...


    By Itron Inc

  • GE Smart Meters Make UK Community More Energy Efficient

    GE (NYSE: GE) smart meters played a vital role in helping the community of North Leigh, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom, reduce its energy consumption by 10 percent for three consecutive months. In recognition of this achievement, the village received a £20,000 award from U.K. utility Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE). The North Leigh project is enabling SSE and the government to determine the ...


    By General Electric

  • NREL Tool Finds Effective Behind-the-Meter Energy Storage Configurations

    The Energy Department's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has used the Battery Lifetime Analysis and Simulation Tool (BLAST) to confirm that energy storage for demand-charge management can deliver attractive economic benefits. The ...

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