smart grid

Energy Department Awards Funds to Improve Security of Nation’s Vital Energy...

The Department of Energy (DOE) on Tuesday announced awards of up to $50 million to DOE’s National Laboratories to support early...
grid

Cyber Attacks Target US, European Energy Sectors – Symantec

Security researchers Symantec report that the North American and European energy sectors are being targeted by what it describes as “a...
ABB

ABB Eyes IIoT Expansion With Acquisition of Keymile’s Business Portfolio

Electric technology company ABB said Monday it has agreed to acquire the mission-critical communication business of the KEYMILE Group to strengthen its...
grid

Democratic Senators Urge Trump Administration to Protect U.S. Energy Infrastructure From...

A group of Democratic Senators on Thursday wrote President Donald Trump and the Department of Energy (DOE), reiterating the need for...
itron

Itron Delves Into Demand Response With $100M Comverge Acquisition

Smart grid and AMI technology firm Itron said Monday that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Comverge...
ai

Toyota to Invest $35 Million in Research to Develop Advanced Materials...

The Toyota Research Institute (TRI), a subsidiary of Toyota Motor North America, said Thursday it will collaborate with research entities, universities...
grid

BAE Systems to Develop Tech to Quickly Restore Power After a...

The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded BAE Systems an $8.6 million contract to develop technology designed to quickly...
grid

Raytheon, Utilidata Partner to Secure Utilities From Cyberattack

Raytheon, a technology and innovation firm specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions, said last week it is partnering with...
siemens

Siemens, LO3 Energy Collaborate on ‘First-of-its-Kind’ Blockchain Microgrids

Siemens and New York startup LO3 Energy said Monday they are collaborating in the field of innovative microgrids. The goal of...
cybersecurity

DOE Awards Funding to RTI to Research Smart Grid Security Utilizing...

Real-Time Innovations (RTI), an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) connectivity platform company, said Monday it received funding from the U.S. Department...