Top 5 smart meter breakthroughs witnessed in 2021

Factors including a lack of funding, consumer resistance and unwillingness by utilities to deploy smart meter technologies in the past years have restrained the...

Modernizing the investment approach for electric grids

The future of the power grid has arrived. Utilities, policy makers, and communities have agreed for years that the aging electric transmission and distribution...

Resilience in the energy transition – four utility experiences

Security is a cornerstone in resilience for utilities in meeting the challenges of the day in their digital transformation. Resilience is an increasingly multi-faceted...

Comment le numérique nous aide à réduire notre consommation énergétique

Le numérique fait désormais entièrement partie de notre quotidien et nous simplifie grandement la vie. Ce que l’on oublie parfois, c’est que notre usage...

Data security for utilities in the age of digital transformation

The Internet of Things (IoT) has been a significant part of the ongoing fourth industrial revolution. Connected devices that allow companies to collect operational...

Decarbonisation and electrification: Two sides of the same coin

Electrification and decarbonisation are two sides of the same coin and the urgency is on, writes Eurelectric’s Gael Glorieux. Electrification of society will bring...

Le Conseil fédéral montre l’importance de la gestion de la demande...

Le 12 mai 2021, le Conseil fédéral a approuvé le rapport «Consommation d'électricité. Quelle quantité annuelle d’électricité les appareils pilotés par les fournisseurs d’électricité...

Smart metering and power line communications

Smart metering with two-way communications provides the critical foundation for establishing a smart grid. Advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) systems employ a wide range of...

Texas Crisis Reveals the Grid’s Complications

The recent Texas disaster has accelerated the conversation about creating a clean, resilient grid. But much work needs to be done to achieve that...

Smart meters account for two-thirds of electricity meters in North America

The penetration of smart electricity meters in North America reached 68% in 2020, according to a new study released by research firm Berg Insight. The...
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