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Japan and the United States Team to Make Maui a Leading Example in Smart Grid Technology

June 2nd, 2011 | by Jennifer Shockley

The trial and demonstration of a Smart Grid to cover all of Maui, Hawaii is expected to cost $14 million, paid for by a grant from the U.S. Department of Energy, General Electric and Hawaiian Electric. Tokyo and Maui, Hawaii have partnered together using GE Energy and enlisting the services of companies: Hitachi, Ltd., Cyber Defense Institute, Inc., JFE Engineering Corporation, Sharp Corporation, Hewlett-Packard Japan, Ltd., and Mizuho Corporate Bank, Ltd


ABB Commissions World Energy Survey

January 24th, 2011 | by Glenn Meyers

Energy and power technology engineering leader, ABB, has launched what it hopes will be a far-reaching survey that addresses some key energy issues today. The company recently commissioned the Bloomsberg Businesssweek Research Services survey of energy professionals, in order to document their perspectives on key energy issues facing the world today.


What Is The Smart Grid?

October 8th, 2010 | by Dawn Killough

At a seminar yesterday, I learned that the Smart Grid is a very complex system involving many parts and it has as many definitions as users


GE Will Use Advanced Telemetry’s ‘EcoView™ Energy Management System

September 17th, 2010 | by Glenn Meyers

n an era when the adaption smart technologies for tracking energy usage and performance is becoming more commonplace, electricity pioneer, General Electric has selected San Diego-based Advanced Telemetry, developer of EcoView Residential – as a wireless energy monitoring dashboard product that can help lower homeowner energy usage, utility bills and carbon emissions



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