Talking Energy: ‘The first step in decarbonisation is digitisation’

That’s according to Angus Flett, Chief Executive Officer of Smart DCC, who recently spoke to ELN Editor Sumit Bose

Could new smart meters save millions of litres of water from leaking?

Yorkshire Water thinks so – it is working with Itron to trial the new devices, which it believes could save up to 250,000 litres of water per burst pipe

Majority of consumers ‘like the idea of smart local energy systems’

That’s according to a new survey which explores how the public feel about homes and businesses generating and selling their own clean power

Nokia to smarten up Finnish power grid to better support renewables

The new smart grid is expected to seamlessly integrate distributed energy resources such as wind, solar and micro-generation using bioenergy

More than three million second-generation smart meters now installed

The Data Communications Company (DCC) says more than half-a-billion messages to and from smart meters have been carried by its network this year

UK now boasts 15.6m smart and advanced meters

That’s according to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), which has published a new raft of smart meter statistics

Proposed target of deploying smart meters to 85% of homes by 2024 ‘is impossible’

Trade body Energy UK has warned the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) suppliers are likely to be hit with large fines ‘as a result of factors outside their control’

Moixa breaks 10k battery milestone in Japan

The firm claims it is now managing the world’s largest single fleet of smart batteries

Refusing smart meters ‘could soon become very expensive’ for households

Climate Change Minister Lord Duncan told the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Select Committee that people who stop a smart meter being installed could be hit by “very high” bills

Could digitalisation provide the wind sector with its biggest gust forward yet?

A new report published by DNV GL suggests it will, if only wind industries can overcome concerns around data sharing