LP&L takes serious step on smart meter rollout

<a href=”https://www.metering.com/news/lpl-smart-meters/”>metering.com</a> May 30, 2018 <strong>Lubbock Power & Light (LP&L) has announced its plan to install smart meters under efforts to modernise its energy infrastructure.</strong> LP&L, the third largest municipal utility in Texas, is planning to launch its multi-year $40 million <a href=”https://www.metering.com/news/chicopee-city-smart-meters/”>smart meter project</a> in the next three months. The project will be implemented … Read more LP&L takes serious step on smart meter rollout

Pacific Power turns AMI focus to Jackson county

May 28, 2018 US utility Pacific Power is set to start installation of smart meters in Jackson County. The utility will install 88,000 smart meters in Butte Falls, Central Point, Eagle Point, Gold Hill, Jacksonville, Medford, Phoenix, Rogue River, Shady Cove and Talent. The installations will begin the week of June 25 through September in … Read more Pacific Power turns AMI focus to Jackson county

IoT research: 4.5 Billion 802.15.4 mesh devices by 2023

May 10, 2018 Wireless mesh sensor network standards have made 802.15.4 the predominant networking technology for the Internet of Things, according to global IoT research firm ON World,’s 802.15.4 IoT Markets report. “Illustrated by the 802.15.4 integration in Amazon’s Echo Plus, IoT innovations are proliferating due to low-cost multi-protocol chips,” said Mareca Hatler, ON World’s … Read more IoT research: 4.5 Billion 802.15.4 mesh devices by 2023

Duke Energy customers are centerpiece of company’s long-term strategy, CEO update

May 8, 2018 “We’re on a journey to deliver the experience our customers expect, says Lynn Good, CEO at US Utility Duke Energy. “As we continue to meet our customers’ changing needs, building a smarter, more resilient energy grid is essential. That’s why we’re making investments to improve reliability, integrate more renewable energy and provide … Read more Duke Energy customers are centerpiece of company’s long-term strategy, CEO update

College Station’s electric utility gets ready for AMI roll out

<a href=”https://www.metering.com/industry-sectors/smart-meters/college-stations-utility-ami/”>Metering.com</a> April 30, 2018 <strong><em> The <a href=”https://www.metering.com/industry-sectors/data_analytics/direct-energy-lo3-blockchain/”><strong>Texas</strong></a> based College Station City Council has voted unanimously during its workshop meeting to move forward with AMI for its electric utility.</em></strong> Council members acknowledged the worth of AMI’s intangible benefits, in spite of the gap between costs and benefits in the break even analysis. According to … Read more College Station’s electric utility gets ready for AMI roll out

President Obama Touts ‘Smart Meters’ at Clean Energy Summit

Posted on August 25, 2015 by SkyVision Solutions by K.T. Weaver, SkyVision Solutions  While primarily speaking about solar energy yesterday evening at the National Clean Energy Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada, President Obama also naively touted the purported benefits of utility smart meters. I prepared a two-minute video clip of the President’s remarks at the … Read more President Obama Touts ‘Smart Meters’ at Clean Energy Summit