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SP Wins Smart Grid Project of the Year with Silver Spring Networks

Singapore Power (SP) won the ‘Smart Grid Project of the Year’ award at the Asian Power Awards 2014 today, for its programme with Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (NYSE:SSNI) to enable deregulated energy services in Singapore. This was enabled by SP's successful deployment of a smart infrastructure networking platform, with nation-wide coverage, through Silver Spring’s IPv6 technology. Since April 2014, SP has successfully...

Smart Grids - Sep 11, 2014


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Itron Selected for Linky Smart Grid Program in France

Itron, announced today that it has been selected by ERDF (Électricité Réseau Distribution France), electricity distribution network operator in France and distribution subsidiary of the Electricité de France Group (EDF), for its Linky smart grid program. Itron will be a major supplier of Linky smart meters for the first phase of the program. The Linky project aims to improve the distribution of electricity in France...

Smart Grids - Sep 5, 2014


Image - Alstom Will Repair & Refurbish the Generator at the Dovikfoss Hydro Power Plant

Alstom Will Repair & Refurbish the Generator at the Dovikfoss Hydro Power Plant

Alstom has signed a contract with Energiselskapet Buskerud (EB) in Norway for the repair and refurbishment of the existing generator at the 1x25 MW Døvikfoss hydro power plant, for a total amount of 4 M€. The scope of the contract includes repair and refurbishment of the generator at Døvikfoss power plant. In order to limit the loss of energy production due to the spilling of water, the dismantling works started in May 2...

Hydro - Power Generation, Smart Grids - Sep 5, 2014