Smart Archive

30 Sep 2015

CG Wins Euro 24 Million Smart Meters Order From Spanish Utility Iberdrola

Avantha Group Company CG has won a Euro 24 million (approx. INR 178 crore) contract to supply ZIV single and three phase smart meters to Spanish utility Iberdrola. This win reinforces CG’s undisputed leadership in the Iberian
17 Sep 2015

Siemens Launches City Performance Tool in the U.S. Leveraging Smart Data to Maximize Cities’ Environmental & Economic Benefits

As part of Smart Cities Week in Washington, D.C., Siemens formally launched its City Performance Tool, a data-driven modeling tool that helps cities calculate the environmental and economic impacts of building, transport and energy technologies. CTBR –
16 Sep 2015

Scotland has potential to lead the world in smart integrated energy systems

Vision, innovation and investment into a new, better integrated energy system will help Scotland meet carbon targets, create jobs and secure an international leadership position says a new report from the Carbon Trust. The report outlines a
12 Sep 2015

tado° Smart Air-Conditioner Control Reaches Major US Retailers

The Smart AC Control from German technology company tado° has now reached US stores and is available though a number of major retailers. One of the world’s leading intelligent home climate control solution providers, tado° launched its Smart
17 Aug 2015

Glasgow Electric Plant Board in US to install Sunverge’s smart energy storage systems

The Glasgow Electric Plant Board (EPB) in the US is installing Sunverge Energy’s smart energy storage systems for demand response program. CTBR – News
28 Jun 2015

Google Launches “Sidewalk Labs,” Smart City Startup

Originally published on Sustainnovate. The seemingly ever-growing tech giant Google has now launched its first startup focused on the so-called “Smart Cities” movement, according to recent reports. The company — which has been dubbed Sidewalk Labs —
19 May 2015

China Ming Yang to buy China Smart Electric Group

China Ming Yang Wind Power Group has agreed to buy component supplier China Smart Electric Group for about RMB925.4m ($ 149m). CTBR – News
8 May 2015

ABB to implement rural smart grid project in Sweden

Swiss power technology firm ABB has won a contract to undertake a rural smart grid project on the Swedish island of Gotland in the Baltic Sea. CTBR – News
21 Mar 2015

Enel to invest EUR18bn in renewable energy and smart grid projects

Italian power major Enel is planning to invest around €18bn in emerging markets, renewable energy and digital power grids to boost profits and dividends over the next five years. CTBR – News
10 Mar 2015

Has Samsung finally changed its tune on the smart home?

When Samsung first got interested in the smart home, and IoT more generally, it approached the endeavor from the usual consumer electronics direction—create a closed ecosystem it could control and monetize… Gigaom Search