18. February 2013 · Comments Off · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

From Turkey’s smart grid spending plans (and what they could mean for U.S. companies) to tumbling renewable prices in Australia (and what they could mean for coal plants) we’ve got a quick look at some interesting new developments near and far. Scroll down and onto page 2 for details.

Turkey will spend $5 billion on smart grids by 2015, according to a Bloomberg article. Quoting the U.S. consulate in Istanbul, the article suggests there will be “substantial opportunities” for North American energy and smart grid technology companies to establish closer relations with the Turkish government.

via Smart Grid: Global matters: 8 smart grid and renewables updates.