Newsletter September 2016


Member of the Month: Israel Smart Energy Association

The Global Power Utilities Business Innovation Forum (PUBIF), A Global Smart Grid Federation initiative led by the Israeli Smart Energy Association With its inherent “innovative culture” being a cornerstone of the Israeli economy, Israel is emerging as a key player in the innovative Smart Energy domain, leveraging its experience, skills, and […]


Smart energy needs smarter regulation by Ronnie Belmans

Many persons in the industry feel the regulation is braking the deployment of new technologies in such a way that the energy transition is slowed down seriously. The sense one gets when talking to colleagues in the sector is that energy policy and regulation is simply far too slow to […]


ICEF Update: The Smart Grids Session focuses on IoT technologies and energy resource aggregation

Innovation for Cool Earth Forum (ICEF) will hold its third annual meeting in Tokyo on October 5 and 6. This forum aims to address climate change through innovation in the field of energy and environment, and investigates via discussion in the forum what innovative measures should be developed, how the […]


Cyber Security Report

Introduction and Background This report on ‘Smart Meter Cyber Security Survey’ discusses cyber security issues in smart meters and the associated advance metering infrastructure. It is expected that the global smart meter deployment would cross 800 million by 2020. Several geographies including North America and Europe have achieved a significant […]