Featured from Intelligent Utility Magazine
Everyone knows the future is decentralized, right? The top-down energy system is as dead as the dodo, isn’t it? Well, yes and no. In Germany, where renewable energy accounts for around one-quarter of national power output, the big power generation utilities like RWE, EnBW, E.ON et al are certainly look to be an increasingly endangered species. But grid companies? No, sir. The enormous volumes of
By Alex Pischalnikov and Craig Rintoul The utilities industry is undergoing a major revolution—digital technologies and the Internet of Things (IoT) are enabling a smarter grid and a renewed focus on the customer. While wearable devices are a fairly new entry into this technology ecosystem, they offer utilities promising opportunities to make operations more efficient and to increase customer
TXU Energy Partnership with EnergyHub Enhances Value of Company’s TXU iThermostat, Gives Customers More Flexible Control OptionsTXU Energy, which introduced the first two-way, Internet-enabled thermostat in Texas’ competitive electricity market, today announced a new partnership to give customers even faster connections with and greater control over their home and business environments.