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Smart Grid Innovators: The 15 to Watch

Although the path to a truly smart grid seems slow going at times, there is no shortage of companies who are committed to seeing it grow and move forward. This year's Smart Grid Companies to Watch reflects the growing importance of the digital era from the Internet of Things and data analytics to smart technology, as well as the role utilities can play in innovation.

Don't. Say. Death Spiral.

DistribuTECH's event website this year claimed, "the era of smart utilities is now." If that is true, where were they?

There's still time to enter

Thank you to everyone who submitted such thoughtful entries to the 2016 Smart Grid News Smart Grid Companies to Watch. Barbara L. Vergetis Lundin, Editor-in-Chief, Smart Grid News For...

Tick Tock

The clock is ticking and time is running down for the opportunity to nominate a rising star of smart grid.

Get nominating!

It's that time of year again -- one I know that many of you eagerly anticipate (as much as I do). I'm looking for your help in narrowing down the 2016 Smart Grid Companies to Watch. ...

Scientific study: Paris pledges better than nothing

In addition to creating a durable framework for addressing climate change, the meetings at COP21 are intended to implement a process to reduce greenhouse gases over time, with a key component being pledges made by individual countries to reduce their emissions.

Happy 4th of July

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Memorial Day

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Good Friday observance

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President's Day

FierceEnergy will not publish on Monday, February 16, in observance of President's Day. We will resume publication on Tuesday, February 17. – Barbara L. Vergetis Lundin, Editor-in-Chief,...