sensus

Xylem to Purchase Smart Meter Firm Sensus for $1.7 Billion

Xylem Inc., a provider of water technology today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Sensus for approximately $1.7 billion in...
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 by purchasing its...

Energy Department Invests $25 Million to Support Energy Sector Cybersecurity

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced Monday that it has made a $25 million funding opportunity announcement (FOA) to support energy sector cybersecurity....
security

Oil and Gas Sector Stakeholders Unite to Produce Industry-Specific Cybersecurity Guidelines

DNV GL said Thursday it has established a Joint Industry Project (JIP) together with Shell, Statoil, Lundin, Siemens, Honeywell, ABB, Emerson and Kongsberg Maritime...
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 communication networks...
bmw

BMW Enters Commercial, Home Energy Storage With Used i3 Batteries

BMW i, a BMW Group brand, yesterday announced a stationary energy storage system solution integrating its BMW i3 vehicle battery, calling itself the “first...
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 stage research and...
smart grid

Silver Spring Networks Collaborates With BGE and Singapore Power on Smart...

Silver Springs Networks has scored new smart grid projects with Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE) and Singapore Power, the company said. BGE will leverage...
vehicle

Department of Energy Commits $137 Million to Vehicle Efficiency Technologies

The Energy Department announced Tuesday up to $137 million in investments for two programs, subject to appropriations, to develop next generation technologies that will...
grid

Landis+Gyr for Advanced Metering and Grid Management Project in Barbados

Landis+Gyr said Tuesday it has been selected by Barbados Light & Power for a comprehensive smart grid technology project that includes advanced metering and...

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