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The computer-maker giant partners with OSIsoft on a data management architecture to test grid operations and joins the advisory board of the Pecan Street smart grid demonstration project
December 26, 2012 by Christine Hertzog
General Electric takes a stand on the mash-up of big data, manufacturing, and infrastructure. Is this the next, next thing for sustainability, or ecomagination redux?
December 3, 2012 by Joel Makower
After utilities' operations and reputations took a hit from Superstorm Sandy, some are partnering with IBM to better predict storms' impacts and to boost grid stability.
November 14, 2012 by Jonathan Bardelline
What will it take to store energy for use when the sun doesn't shine and the wind doesn't blow? It's harder than you think.
November 1, 2012 by Greg Kats
Reducing IT’s energy consumption is synonymous with cutting costs -- and carbon. Data Center Infrastructure Management is the tool that can help IT managers and CFOs make that happen.
October 23, 2012 by Henrik Leerberg
How to save tens of billions of dollars, create a catalyst for the renewable energy industry, improve utility profitability, strengthen security and slow global climate change.
October 11, 2012 by Greg Kats
Envision this: Charlotte is a citywide initiative offering innovative approaches in the quest to reduce energy and water consumption and attract businesses.
August 8, 2012 by Jesse Berst
An Oracle survey finds many utilities are overlooking the most important way to use smart grid data: to deliver value directly to customers
July 11, 2012 by Jesse Berst
This revolution will definitely not be televised -- it's being delivered via facebook apps, plus old-fashioned technology like letters that show customers how their energy usage compares to their neighbors.
June 27, 2012 by Marc Gunther
Google, British Airways, FedEx and AT&T among global companies surveyed about the business complexities in dealing with energy market transformations.
June 13, 2012 by Derek Top
Winners from DOE's $100,000 cash-prize challenge include a Facebook app using trees to visualize energy use and how businesses can obtain ENERGY STAR benchmarks
May 23, 2012 by Derek Top
The director of the forward-looking utility's energy- and cost-savings programs talks about the smart grid, demand response and how Big Data is creating the utility of the future.
April 23, 2012 by Don Reed
The chair of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, along with leaders from utilities and green power buyers, talked about the state of the utility business, what needs to be done to make smart grids happen, and why Enron had the right idea (sort of).
March 16, 2012 by Matthew Wheeland
In spite of the energy-saving promise of smart meters, many homes still have the regular ones. GE this week unveiled a new set of products that will enable consumers to manage their energy use -- with or without smart meters.
March 8, 2012 by Mary Catherine O'Connor
What will it take to make energy as distributed, ubiquitous and efficient as the Internet?
March 5, 2012 by Joel Makower
Two big trends in energy generation -- shifting to renewables, and evolving to smaller, decentralized systems -- will have a profound impact on utilities and almost every energy-using company. Here's what firms can do to prepare.
March 5, 2012 by Lena Hansen
A project aimed at making customers' utility data more easily accessible and understandable has already been embraced by a few leading utilities, and developers like Tendril and Opower are working to take it to the next level.
February 14, 2012 by Philip Henderson
As California utilities launch a customer feature to download energy usage data, the Green Button project is seen as a catalyst to create an ecosystem for app developers to produce new products and services
January 19, 2012 by Derek Top
Providing open source developer tools to build applications that connect smart meters, home appliances, and smart phones with back-office utility systems, the program hopes to accelerate time-to-market opportunities for new products and services.
January 4, 2012 by Derek Top