eMeter's software for collecting meter data and making sense of the reams of information they produce will be integrated into Siemens smart grid product line for utilities and cities.
Big Blue's powerful new processor for servers integrates eight processing cores in one chip package, with each core capable of executing four tasks.
Money is flowing to smaller companies that do networking over the power grid or have advanced metering technology as utilities seek tools for energy efficiency.
Smart Grid software and data services market to reach annual revenue of $4.2 billion worldwide by 2015, says research analyst.
2009 ends with governments promoting clean-energy innovation for environmental reasons and for national economic competitiveness. Take a look back on the year.
A Washington, D.C. pilot program reveals interesting data about the way U.S. consumers might respond to smart meters and peak usage plans.
Silver Spring Networks, which is bringing IP networking to power grids, lands an additional $17.4 million in funding.
Home energy displays, which let consumers view energy use and program the thermostat via a home network, are set to be tested in a Texas smart-grid project.
Tech-industry veterans who have traded bits and bytes for clean electrons say getting up to speed and making fresh contacts are key.