Take a look: new smart grid technology products that just might interest you

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It’s been a while since we took a look at new smart grid technology offerings, so read on for a sampling of new products and services from smart grid vendors.

 

Silver Spring Networks announced enhancements to its demand response portfolio including an open, smart grid-enabled mobile thermostat app, as well as an expanded version of Silver Spring Demand Optimizer Application. Silver Spring customers such as Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE), Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc., Modesto Irrigation District (MID), Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E), Pepco Holdings (PHI), Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD), and others have leveraged Silver Spring‘s advanced metering technology to empower over 1 million customers to participate in DR programs designed to reduce peak consumption, such as dynamic pricing. More details >>

 

Innovyze, a provider of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, announced the worldwide release of SCADAWatch. This powerful network data management and business optimization tool for water supply and distribution systems turns traditional offline analyses into real-time, actionable intelligence for better, faster decision making and recommendations at key operational touch points. More details >>

 

FreeWave Technologies, which provides industrial-grade, secure M2M wireless networking solutions, is showcasing its new WavePointâ„¢ family of secure, high-speed wireless networking solutions at ENTELEC 2014. WavePoint is purpose built to help energy, oil and gas companies enable critical M2M, broadband and SCADA applications over long distances.The WavePoint family offers high-speed connectivity to support high-bandwidth applications, is highly flexible and configurable to deliver intelligent wellhead monitoring and control, and provides secure, fast data communications from remote locations back to the central office.   More details >>