Efforts by GE and Cisco to bring Big Data to the Internet of Things are drawing a lot of attention for what they mean to retailers and other businesses. But there’s a lot in what they're doing that benefits cities too. Click to learn why.
Bechtel national security sites win sustainability awards… Chilean government lauds Enel's energy efficiency… Daimler wins prestigious environmental award. Get details on these and an award for Schneider Electric too.
It’s hard to imagine a time when electric utilities have had to evolve faster to stay current on new technologies and changing mandates. A new book from the Edison Foundation's Institute for Electric Innovation captures best practices from dozens of utilities, including Council Lead Partner Enel. It's free; learn how to get your copy.
The Italian utility has agreed to collaborate with one of China's leading telecommunications companies, a deal Enel says will lead to new advancements in renewable energy, smart grids and electric mobility. Learn about their first project in Chile.
As smart grid investments take off, companies are working on different ideas for the power plants of the future. Learn about fascinating innovations from Bechtel and Siemens, Enel and S&C Electric that could boost power reliability -- and reduce environmental impacts.
Italian energy giant Enel has long been a trail blazer in the utility space. It was years ahead in deploying smart meters, for example. But what's next? Click for three innovative initiatives Enel is working on, including a pilot to train the skilled workers smart cities are going to need.
Click for these short takes from Council Partners: Enel plants PV in Chile…Cisco teams with Kansas City …Opower BDR tops 1 million…DNV GL experts help Kenya power up.
Council members are on an international roll in this week's spotlight. Click to read about Enel's new pact in China, Itron's water technology roll out in Saudia Arabia, Alstom's transformer swap in India and ABB's work on a smart grid pilot in Rome.
Two major utilities based in Italy are exploring how they might leverage each other’s networks and infrastructures to improve service and operations. It's a smart way to get more bang for their euro, as you'll see in this new excerpt from the Smart Cities Readiness Guide.