24. March 2016 · Comments Off on Silver Spring Networks Welcomes News of Regulatory Approval for Con Edison Advanced Metering Program · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (NYSE: SSNI) today welcomes the news of the New York State Public Service Commission’s (NYPSC) approval of Con Edison’s Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) plan. When complete, the program will connect Con Edison electric and gas customers through the deployment of Silver Spring’s multi-application networking, data, and control platform. The rapid approval of the program demonstrates that the NYPSC recognizes the value of a proven, two-way smart grid program that will provide customers with a wide array of benefits and also support New York State’s Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) Initiative.

Source: Silver Spring Networks Welcomes News of Regulatory Approval for Con Edison Advanced Metering Program | Business Wire

18. December 2015 · Comments Off on Silver Spring Networks To Install Smart Network For Kolkata Utility · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Silver Spring Networks (SSNI) Tuesday reported it will install an “advanced, multi-application smart energy and smart city network” for CESC Ltd., an Indian utility with 2.9 million customers in Kolkata. No terms were disclosed. Silver Spring said the initial installation will connect 25,000 customers and automate CESC’s electricity distribution grid. Silver Spring said CESC has signed a Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate in offering smart grid and smart city services to other organizations in West Bengal and throughout India. Silver Spring said its installation will enable CESC to gain operational efficiencies, improve grid reliability, and will empower consumers to monitor and manage energy consumption.

Source: Silver Spring Networks To Install Smart Network For Kolkata Utility (NYSE:SSNI) – Articlebasis.com

09. December 2015 · Comments Off on IoT Networks Get New Rival · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Silver Spring Networks joined the increasingly crowded race to provide a wide-area wireless network for the Internet of Things. Starfish is a public version of the 900 MHz network the company developed initially for smart utility meters.

Nearly a dozen contenderss are trying to fill a need for long distance networks that cut the cost and power consumption of today’s cellular machine-to-machine networks. Silver Spring believes it can offer at relatively low cost significantly better throughput and latency than current leading 900 MHz competitors in the space, Sigfox and the LoRa Alliance.

Source: IoT Networks Get New Rival | EE Times

28. April 2015 · Comments Off on Silver Spring Networks Selected for Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE) Smart Grid Program in Mexico City · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Silver Spring Networks SSNI, -0.68% today announced its selection for the Comisión Federal de Electricidad’s (CFE) ‘Reducción de Pérdidas de Energía en Distribución’ (Loss Reduction Projects on Distribution) smart grid project in Mexico City’s Central District. In partnership with Tecnologías EOS, under the Megacable and Hola Innovacion consortium, Silver Spring will deploy a canopy network across various residential and commercial areas of Mexico City’s Central District and provide connectivity solutions to cabinets which house a group of centralized meters. The Silver Spring solution will reduce electricity theft for residents and businesses, while Tecnologías EOS will provide remote indoor displays to help these customers monitor their power usage. Silver Spring will also provide its multi-application IPv6 network and UtilityIQ® software suite to connect and manage the individual cabinet meters.

Source: Silver Spring Networks Selected for Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE) Smart Grid Program in Mexico City – MarketWatch

20. January 2015 · Comments Off on How Hawaii Electric is raising the smart grid bar · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

As Silver Spring Networks put it in a recent press release, Hawaii Electric’s ambitious, multi-application program unlocks value for consumers and raises the bar for smart grid programs.

How so? Consider that leveraging Silver Spring’s platform enabled the utility in its initial deployment to quickly and cost-effectively roll out the following smart grid apps…

via Smart Cities Council | How Hawaii Electric is raising the smart grid bar.