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  1. Smart meters : Itron selected by Duquesne Light for smart metering technology and services

    Liberty Lake, Wash. – Energy meters: Itron Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI) announced that Duquesne Light has signed a contract with Itron for the deployment of Itron’s smart metering solution across the utility’s entire service territory. The contract signing follows approval from Duquesne Light’s Board of Directors and Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PAPUC). As a part of Duquesne Light’s smart meter program, Itron will replace the utility’s existing 625,000 electricity meters with Itron smart meters, implement sophisticated back-office data collection software, supply critical network communications infrastructure, and provide comprehensive professional services. Itron smart meters will be installed on homes and businesses to meet the requirements outlined in ACT 129 passed by the PA legislature in 2008. “We rigorously evaluated smart grid vendors and their solutions, and Itron’s solution proved to be highly flexible and offered the most robust capabilities. We are confident Itron’s feature-rich and reliable technology will put us in the best position to meet our business objectives as well as the requirements of Act 129 and the PAPUC Smart Meter Implementation Order,” said Dave Wolfe, Director of Technology, Duquesne Light Company. To ensure the success of the project and the realization of the long-term goals of their program, Itron will be involved with all aspects of the full deployment, including consulting, meter exchange, project management, training and support. “We’re proud to work in partnership with Duquesne Light as their smart metering program evolves into a full-scale deployment,” said Mark de Vere White, president of Itron’s electricity business line. “We look forward to delivering the technology and services that will help Duquesne Light manage resources and provide reliable service to its customers.” About Itron Itron is a global technology company. We build solutions that help utilities measure, manage and analyze energy and water. Our broad product portfolio includes electricity, gas, water and thermal energy measurement and control technology; communications systems; software; and professional services. With thousands of employees supporting nearly 8,000 utilities in more than 100 countries, Itron empowers utilities to responsibly and efficiently manage energy and water resources. For more information about Itron or other products, click here to go to Utility Products’ Buyers Guide.

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    Tue, 20 Aug 2013

  2. Itron developing joint metering effort with China's Wasion Group

    Power grid services firm Itron will partner with China-based Wasion Group to expand a joint electricity-meter technologies, the companies announced Wednesday 

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    Wed, 18 Jan 2017

  3. Energy management: Smart infrastructure solutions, workforce management technology

    Power management: Aclara acquires Smart Grid Solutions Div. of Apex CoVantage. Transaction includes ProField technology and Smart Grid Professional Services.

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    Thu, 19 Jan 2017

  4. Aclara buys smart grid division of Apex CoVantage

    Financial terms are not being disclosed

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    Wed, 18 Jan 2017

  1. Smart meters : New report highlights customer benefits from smart meter growth

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    Fri, 28 Oct 2016

  2. Deal signed for Scotland smart meter rollout

    Engineering solutions company Actavo has signed a five-year partnership with ScottishPower to help deliver the roll out of smart meters in Scotland.

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    Wed, 2 Nov 2016

  3. Q&A: Aurelio Blanquet, Director at EDP Distribucao

    Aurelio Blanquet, Director at EDP Distribucao talks smart grid cybersecurity and why his company has joined ENCS.

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    Wed, 11 Jan 2017

  4. Engineering experts deliver warning on smart meter design

    Analysis from engineering experts suggests significant damage could be caused to the UK’s power infrastructure unless more steps are taken to improve security around smart metering .

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    Mon, 26 Sep 2016

  5. Consumers Energy to finish installing smart meters in 2017

    Consumers Energy began installing electric meters in 2012 in the Grand Rapids area

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    Thu, 5 Jan 2017

  6. District heating seminar set for London

    How local authorities and housing associations can achieve financial viability for district heating schemes, while ensuring fair pricing for residents, will be addressed at a free breakfast seminar in central London on Wednesday 25th January.

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    Fri, 13 Jan 2017

  7. Smart meters : Itron Unveils New 4G LTE Smart Meter Solution

    Energy meter: New solution takes advantage of Verizon’s 4G LTE network to enable high-speed, high-performance smart grid applications that deliver broad territory coverage, low latency.

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    Wed, 4 Feb 2015

  8. GE helps UK utilities meet smart metering requirements

    GE's SGM1300 IEC smart meter will provide utilities with the advanced metering infrastructure to meet the legislated smart metering initiative in the U.K.

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    Tue, 4 Nov 2014

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