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Utility bill data or interval data? Utility-owned smart meters or building-installed meters? Parsing the advantages and disadvantages of various energy data types.
September 14, 2016 by Joseph Aamidor
The Internet of Things and Big Data will give electricity customers lots of options on how and where to get power.
January 15, 2015 by Jeremy Bowden
Connected devices and big data analytics are major drivers of the transformation required to meet fast-growing energy demand in a resource-constrained world.
August 8, 2014 by Alan Rose
As IT and facilities overlap, building management and energy show their similarities. Will they encounter the same challenges in the years ahead?
June 30, 2014 by Christine Hertzog
This year, virtually every utility is grappling with multiple problems. From policy pressure to Big Data, here are the top concerns.
February 5, 2014 by Jesse Berst
Here's why SMUD, ISO and other major utilities are turning to this startup to balance their electricity supplies.
November 21, 2013 by Heather Clancy
A trial with Pacific Gas & Electric tests consumer acceptance of cloud-connected thermostats and demand response programs.
January 30, 2013 by Derek Top
The German automaker's long view of sustainability includes integrating renewable energy into production facilities and tapping vehicle-to-grid technologies.
December 19, 2012 by Christine Hertzog
Microgrids -- where an electrical grid operates in "island" mode -- offer increased reliability for mission critical facilities and can help cities prepare for the next superstorm.
December 5, 2012 by Peter Asmus
Information technology, data collection and new PACE financing mechanisms are poised to make buildings smarter.
November 7, 2012 by Christine Hertzog
AutoGrid Systems is the newest startup to tackle the big (and unstructured) data smart grid challenge.
October 30, 2012 by Jeff St. John
A Netherlands pilot project allows for hyperlocal energy transactions -- think of it as an eBay model for buying and selling electricity.
October 24, 2012 by Christine Hertzog
Sensors, mobile applications and new communication technologies are delivering dynamic new, cost-effective transportation options.
October 10, 2012 by Christine Hertzog
Blackstone acquisition of Vivint for $2B shows enormous potential big players are seeing in field.
September 28, 2012 by Aaron Tilley
Convergence of smart grid technologies promise smarter cities by reducing carbon emissions and operating costs and better management of electricity, gas and water resources
September 19, 2012 by Christine Hertzog
Spray-on lithium ion batteries, robot arms that adjust solar panels and recycling rare earth metals are just a few of the latest developments in smart energy.
September 18, 2012 by Liz Enbysk
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