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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 ...

  • 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 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

  • 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

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • Remote-access meters can cut your energy costs

    The aim is to help small scale energy users cut energy use, costs and carbon emissions. CSIRO project leader, Dr Martin de Groot, said the system will give householders the flexibility to cutback their electricity use at times when it’s needed elsewhere on the grid. CSIRO has worked with energy service company, Energy Response, and hardware designer, Saturn South, to develop a system able ...

  • DTE Energy Reaches Deployment Milestone, Touts Benefits of Itron Smart Meters

    Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI) announced today that, to date, DTE Energy has installed 800,000 Itron endpoints, including smart electric meters and gas modules, in its Southeastern Michigan service area. This marks a significant milestone for DTE Energy’s Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) project, which is a key component of the utility’s SmartCurrents ...


    By Itron Inc

  • Itron and Teplocom Partner to Advance Thermal Energy Metering in Russia

    Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI) and Teplocom Holding, the leader in thermal energy metering and associated services in Russia, announced today a strategic alliance to jointly develop and market metering solutions technologies in Russia. The cooperation agreement was signed by Itron and Teplocom on Nov. 27 during the Franco-Russian Intergovernmental Seminar, the major annual meeting in presence of both ...


    By Itron Inc

  • Smart Metering: maximising the technology

    Introduction I would like to start by thanking Intellect UK for organising this event and bringing us all together to discuss this important agenda. This autumn we have seen energy bills climb up the political agenda. The main drivers of rising energy prices in recent years have been the increasing wholesale energy costs and the need of course to upgrade our network ...

  • New Analysis: Global Smart Energy Meter Market Published By ResearchMoz.us

    ResearchMoz.us include new market research report" Global Smart Energy Meter Market 2011-2015" to its huge collection of research reports. Buy a copy of this report: http://www.researchmoz.us/global-smart-energy-meter-market-2011-2015-report.html TechNavio's analysts forecast ...


  • Spectra Energy Selects Elster Ultrasonic Meters for Pipeline Project

    RALEIGH, N.C., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Elster (NYSE: ELT) today announced that Spectra Energy has selected Elster Instromet to supply 16 Q.Sonic ultrasonic meters to provide natural gas custody transfer measurement for one ...


    By Elster Group

  • For Vortex Flow Meters, Accuracy Matters in Steam Energy Flow Measurement

    The heat is on. Most facilities managers are in the hot seat to account for all of the flow energy, going in and out of their facility which is no easy task. This mandate is no different for steam flow measurement. Vortex flow meters continue to be the industry standard for accurate steam flow measurement. Despite this fact, there is a common debate about vortex mass flow meters versus ...


    By Sierra Instruments, 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 ...

  • Egyptian metering contract for Sensus

    Sensus, designer and manufacturers of heat and water meters for resource conservation, have signed a major contract in Egypt. This agreement plans the installation of 28,000 MeistreamPlus meters, an innovative Class C C&I water meter which enables intelligent use, operational efficiency and a reduction in environmental impact. "This contract with Egypt confirms our mission to provide ...

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