Smart meters
DCC network grows over one million smart meters in August

DCC says that is the first time it has added more than one million meters to its network in a single month

Lighting software start-up Shimmer illuminates with $2m in seed funding

It generates minute-by-minute energy consumption models that span up to one million LEDs, reducing energy usage by up to 85% while significantly lowering carbon emissions

Siemens and Tata deploy tech for 200k smart meters in North Delhi

The system enables timely and accurate collection of electricity meter data digitally, leading to increasing visibility of the network and reduction in carbon emissions

Asda puts CO2 in deep freeze!

The supermarket chain has deployed technology in nine of its chilled depots and saved around 1,100 tonnes of CO2 in the last four and a half years

Almost 62% of energy consumers are ‘more likely to buy sustainable products’

A third of energy consumers had stopped using a product or service because it was not sustainable, according to a new report

EU bank backs Irish smart meter rollout with €150m

It will support ESB Networks’ installation of 2.4 million smart meters in homes and businesses across the country by 2024

Hertfordshire lights up streets with LED upgrades

The switch to LED street lighting is expected to eliminate almost 12,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide and save Hertfordshire’s taxpayers around £5m a year

ENGIE takes over Swiss energy solutions provider tiko

Its platform allows customers to group all their electrical devices in a virtual power plant and help manage fluctuations on the grid

EU’s 2020 energy efficiency target gap ‘continues to widen’

Latest figures reveal energy consumption in the EU continued to increase for the third consecutive year

OVO Energy investigated over customer consumption information

Ofgem has launched an investigation into the information on gas and electricity usage given to customers by OVO Energy. That includes estimates on how much energy they used during winter 2016/17 and the accuracy of the annual consumption figures given to customers in their annual statements. The regulator will examine whether OVO Energy breached licence […]