Smart Grid Market to Reach $65.4M by 2021

According to a new market research report, “Smart Grid Market by Solution (Advanced Metering Infrastructure, Smart Grid Distribution, Smart Grid Communication, Grid Asset Management, Geographic Information System and Billing & Customer Information System), by Service – Global Forecast to 2021”, published by MarketsandMarkets, the market size is expected to grow from USD 19.8 Million in 2016 to USD 65.4…

Smart Grid to Smartphone: Demand Management’s New Frontier

The heat of summer tends to put the topic of energy demand management front and center of economic discussions. Aside from the important sustainability issues, energy efficiency, and trying to keep summer energy bills down in the midst of heat waves, there are real smart grid issues and opportunities increasingly linking the utilities industry with…

TI Smart Meter SoCs Enable More Features

Dallas, Tex. – Texas Instruments (TI) has introduced three-phase metering systems-on-chip (SoCs) for smart electricity meters and portable measurement applications. The MSP430F67641 SoCs include high-performance delta-sigma analog-to-digital converters (ADCs) for energy measurement products requiring high accuracy across a wide dynamic range. An integrated 320-segment LCD eliminates the need for external drivers and enables developers to create smart energy measurement…