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A RAPIDLY INCREASING share of renewable energy in the power generation mix across Asia is necessitating investment in T&D upgrades, smart meters and microgrids.In China, renewables accounted for 13 percent of the total electricity generation in 2014. According to the Global Wind Energy Council, China has installed 115 GW of wind and is forecast to hit 200 GW by 2020. China's solar PV output
THERE'S JUST A WEALTH of stuff to talk about when you phone up National Grid U.S., one of the major utility players in the country.They've recently put together a new division. They're participating in New York's Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) project. They're working on grid modernization in Massachusetts, which they delightfully refer to as "GridMod," which makes me picture them all wearing
General Electric Co. is working with the developer of the ShotSpotter technology that can be used to quickly pinpoint gunshot violence -- including potential terrorism -- in cities.