07. July 2017 · Comments Off on Renewable energy at a ‘tipping point’ · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Should the world promote economic growth or fight climate change? That model of “either/or” thinking may be losing its validity faster than even some experts have imagined. While fossil fuels – coal, oil, gas – still generate roughly 85 percent of the world’s energy supply, it’s clearer than ever that the future belongs to renewable sources such as wind and solar. The move to renewables is picking up momentum around the world: They now account for more than half of new power sources going on line.

Source: Renewable energy at a ‘tipping point’ – CSMonitor.com

27. June 2017 · Comments Off on How Technology Is Changing Home Security · Categories: News · Tags: , , ,

Security has changed dramatically over the years.  With the influx of technology, protecting the home has gone to the next level.  From intelligent cameras to fingerprint scanners, today’s homes are safer than ever. There are so many different devices designed to protect the home that it might seem a bit overwhelming.  Hopefully, the information below will help you get started and learn more about this amazing new technology. The future of home security continues to advance and it can help protect you and your family.

 

27. October 2016 · Comments Off on Report: Smart Grid Market Worth USD 83.81 Billion by 2022 on Environmental XPRT · Categories: Blog · Tags: , ,

Report: Smart Grid Market Worth USD 83.81 Billion by 20220Share1 day agoSource: Smart Grid ObserverOctober 26, 2016 — According to a new market research report published by Scalar Market Research, the global smart grid market is expected to grow from USD 39.84 billion in 2016 and reach USD 83.81 billion in 2022, growing at an estimated CAGR of 13.20% during the forecast period.The report notes that the Asia-Pacific region is expected to dominate the smart grid market during the forecast

Source: Report: Smart Grid Market Worth USD 83.81 Billion by 2022 on Environmental XPRT

28. August 2016 · Comments Off on LandisGyr Announces Wi-SUN Certification For Smart Grid Network Radio Technology · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Landis+Gyr, a global leader in energy management solutions, has successfully completed Wi-SUN US Profile physical layer certification of the radio technology used in Gridstream® solutions and deployed globally in over 7 million smart grid IoT devices.Industry alliance certifications ensure future interoperability of RF-enabled hardware deployed in smart grid networks. This standards-based certification demonstrates that utilities will be able to realize a future smart grid vision that securely connects devices critical to efficiently and reliably serve the needs of energy consumers. With a wide variety of Wi-SUN compliant devices already operating today on Landis+Gyr networks, utilities are better positioned to bring new devices onto the network for a variety of energy efficiency, grid management and smart city applications.

Source: LandisGyr Announces Wi-SUN Certification For Smart Grid Network Radio Technology

20. August 2016 · Comments Off on Smart revolution hits the home front  · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

First smartphones took on desktop phones, and won.Now it’s the turn of smart washing machines and televisions to challenge traditional home appliances, with analysts predicting their future growth in China could be huge.Fridges syncing up to your smartphone might sound like something from a sci-fi movie but they could soon be a fixture of Chinese households, if companies can make smart technology more useful, according to UBS research.

Source: Smart revolution hits the home front | South China Morning Post