16. December 2015 · Comments Off on Energy management: Wi-Fi-enabled smart thermostat · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Energy management: Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, is launching Wiser Air, the company’s first Wi-Fi Smart thermostat for residential consumers. Wiser Air is currently available for purchase through HomeDepot.com and Amazon.com, and will be launching with additional retail outlets in the future.Wiser Air couples Schneider Electric’s leading energy management expertise with intelligent design and state-of-the-art technology to provide consumers with a tool that effortlessly delivers energy efficient comfort. It comes equipped with Wiser Forecast, which relies on Schneider Electric’s top-ranked weather forecasts. This same weather intelligence is used by leading utilities, major airlines, and sports and entertainment venues, and now is available to homeowners through this exclusive offering. Building on Schneider Electric’s more than 100-year history in energy management and patented HVAC technology, Wiser Air maximizes energy savings without sacrificing design or advanced functionality. It leverages innovative features like proprietary Comfort Boost technology designed to quickly match the preferred temperature and increase comfort.

Source: Energy management: Wi-Fi-enabled smart thermostat – Utility Products Magazine

17. April 2015 · Comments Off on Oncor, S&C and Schneider Electric Complete a Unique Four-Part Microgrid · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Near an old, remote frontier post in Lancaster, Texas, S&C Electric Company, Schneider Electric and Oncor unveiled one of the most advanced microgrids in North America, bringing the technology one step closer to widespread deployment.

S&C and Schneider Electric built the microgrid in six months at Oncor’s System Operating Services Facility (SOSF). The system is designed to seamlessly integrate energy storage and renewable energy resources with cutting-edge hardware and software to showcase how microgrids can enhance reliability for Oncor customers.

via Oncor, S&C and Schneider Electric Complete a Unique Four-Part Microgrid : Greentech Media.

15. April 2015 · Comments Off on Oncor launches one of the most advanced microgrids in North America · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

With the recognition that microgrids and distributed generation are a growing trend and that these technologies will proliferate in the coming years, Oncor, who operates the largest distribution and transmission system in Texas, has launched what is being called one of the most advanced microgrids in North America.

The state-of-the-art microgrid facility was built by S&C Electric Company and Schneider Electric at Oncor’s System Operating Services Facility (SOSF) near Lancaster, Texas, and consists of four interconnected microgrids utilitizing nine different distributed generation sources, including two solar photovoltaic arrays, a microturbine, two energy storage units, and four generators.

via Oncor launches one of the most advanced microgrids in North America – SmartGridNews.

27. January 2015 · Comments Off on Schneider Electric moves on the Internet of Things · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Schneider Electric is bringing the Internet of Things to the energy sector with a new range of smart devices.

The new Enerlin’X range enables detailed visibility and insight into what is happening in their facilities to comply with green standards, by keeping a close eye on their energy consumption and operating costs. Schneider Electric product manager, Hastak Shah, said the new range was key to enabling a world of connectivity and data in the electrical space.

via Schneider Electric moves on the Internet of Things – ARN.

13. January 2015 · Comments Off on Schneider Electric to showcase integrated smart city solutions at World Future Energy Summit 2015 · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management, is set to showcase integrated smart city solutions at the World Future Energy Summit (WFES 2015), reiterating its commitment to tackling the world’s potential energy challenges.

From its stand no. 5511, spanning 84 square meters in hall 5 of the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), Schneider Electric will offer visitors a first-hand experience of simulated environments that deploy smart energy, solar, electric vehicles charging solutions, smart water, energy management, smart services and integration.

via Schneider Electric to showcase integrated smart city solutions at World Future Energy Summit 2015 |.

12. November 2014 · Comments Off on ERDF, Schneider Electric to develop software solution for grid management · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

ERDF has partnered with Schneider Electric to jointly develop and test innovative software and solutions for medium and low voltage grid management.

The team will also design and monitor substations for the future as well as facilitate the increase in renewable generation.

ERDF and Schneider Electric will develop resources monitoring application, known as StruxureWare Flexible Resources Operation, to determine all the distributed resources on the network down to the low voltage grid.

via ERDF, Schneider Electric to develop software solution for grid management – Energy Business Review.

15. August 2014 · Comments Off on Siemens Gets Nationwide Test for Demand Response Software · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

For the past few years, grid giants including Siemens, GE, Alstom, Toshiba and Schneider Electric have been working on demand response management systems — technology platforms to integrate smart grid technologies with energy assets on the customer side of the meter. In general, they’ve taken grid-focused, utility-centric approaches to this challenge, as befits their roles as suppliers to the utility industry.

via Siemens Gets Nationwide Test for Demand Response Software : Greentech Media.

12. August 2014 · Comments Off on Schneider eyes smart city project · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Schneider Electric which is doing multiple smart grid projects in India like making individual electrical equipment smart to enabling the city electricity distribution with state-of-the art Advance Distribution Automation System sees sizable business opportunities from the proposed 100 smart cities announced by the government in the budget.

Prakash Chandraker, vice -president and managing director, Schneider Electric said they are looking forward to extending support to India’s Smart City’s initiatives.

via Schneider eyes smart city project | The Asian Age.

11. August 2014 · Comments Off on Siemens Gets Nationwide Test for Demand Response Software · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

For the past few years, grid giants including Siemens, GE, Alstom, Toshiba and Schneider Electric have been working on demand response management systems — technology platforms to integrate smart grid technologies with energy assets on the customer side of the meter. In general, they’ve taken grid-focused, utility-centric approaches to this challenge, as befits their roles as suppliers to the utility industry.

via Siemens Gets Nationwide Test for Demand Response Software : Greentech Media.

29. July 2014 · Comments Off on Waterfall, Schneider Electric Join Forces On Cybersecurity · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Waterfall Security Solutions and Schneider Electric, a specialist in energy management, have entered a partnership to bring what they call “stronger than firewall” cybersecurity technologies to Schneider customers.

via Renew Grid: Content / New & Noteworthy / Waterfall, Schneider Electric Join Forces On Cybersecurity.