Smart Grid

Shell to collaborate with NREL on grid edge solutions

The partners will participate in two projects, which will leverage NREL’s ADMS Test Bed to evaluate leading-edge management solutions for the electrical grid.


Siemens Smart Infrastructure partners with GIS software

Siemens partners with GIS software provider to level up grid planning

Siemens Smart Infrastructure has partnered with Esri, a geographic information systems and location intelligence platform.
Tesla x PG&E demand response/VPP programme

Tesla and PG&E launch virtual power plant programme

PG&E and Tesla have launched a pilot programme that creates a virtual power plant to help support electric grid reliability.

Western Power Distribution trials smart auto-reclosers on GB networks

Network operator Western Power Distribution demonstrates detection of multiple auto-reclose trip events, opening the way for incentivised reductions.
Alnama smart city

UAE smart city deploys smart strategies to become living lab

URB has announced Alnama, a new smart city in Riyadh, UAE, which plans to become a living lab to continuously improve on its smart capability,

Ed’s Note: Residential power-to-gas project in Rotterdam

Last week, Enlit on the Road was in Rotterdam, discovering how the energy transition is evolving in this fine Dutch city. Long story short…...

Global community smart grid collaboration kicks off

The International Community for Local Smart Grids research initiative is aimed to champion the relationship between communities and smart grids.