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Mar 26, 2009

Smart Electricity Meters Experience Continued Growth in 2008 Despite Economic Downturn

Austin, TX, March 24th, 2009 -- The latest data from IMS Research shows that shipments in 2008 of smart electricity meters grew by more than 15% from....More
Mar 26, 2009

SkyBitz Enables Disaster Recovery Teams to Have Fast and Effective Response During Utility Infrastructure Outages

SkyBitz Strengthens its Real-Time, Satellite-Based Solution to Manage Critical Assets and Infrastructure for Utilities STERLING, Va., March 24 --....More
Mar 26, 2009

City of Tallahassee Utility Company Selects Aclara Software Applications for Meter Data Management

WELLESLEY – March 25, 2009 – The utility company of the City of Tallahassee is implementing meter-data-management (MDM) and customer-care solutions....More
Mar 26, 2009

Aclara Recognized in Metering International 10 Years of Excellence Award Given to PPL Electric Utilities

ST. LOUIS – March 25, 2009 – Software from advanced metering and intelligent infrastructure brand Aclara is recognized for its ability to manage....More
Mar 26, 2009

City of Ann Arbor Wins Metering International Award With Implementation of the Aclara STAR Network System

ST. LOUIS – March 25, 2009 – The City of Ann Arbor, MI, a long-term municipal customer of intelligent infrastructure brand Aclara, has won a Ten....More
Mar 26, 2009

Coreworx Contract with Fluor Extended

Mission critical software rolls out to several hundred projects around the world Kitchener, ON, March 25, 2009 – Coreworx Inc., a subsidiary of Acorn....More
Mar 26, 2009

Black & Veatch Announces Location of World Headquarters

Two-Year Analysis Results in Building Purchase and Strong Boost to Local Economy Overland Park, Kan., March 23, 2009 -- Black....More
Mar 19, 2009

IEEE Celebrates its Two Millionth Article on IEEE Xplore®

Cited in patents nearly four times as often than other technology sources, IEEE's digital library content supports today's technological innovations....More
Mar 19, 2009

Kenworth Medium Duty Hybrids, T800 LNG Trucks Eligible for U.S. Federal Stimulus Package Aid

EPA Diesel Emissions Reduction Grants Available KIRKLAND, Wash., March 17, 2009 – Truck operators who purchase new Kenworth medium duty hybrid trucks....More
Mar 19, 2009

Mexican Partner Atemex and OSI Implement SCADA System for División de Distribución Noroeste of Comisión Federal de Electricidad in Hermosillo, Mexico

Minneapolis, MN -- Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) and Mexican partner, Automatización y Tecnología Mexicana SA de CV (Atemex), announce the....More
Mar 19, 2009

EEI Honors KCP&L With Emergency Assistance Award for Outage Restoration Excellence

WASHINGTON, March 11, 2009 –- The Edison Electric Institute today honored KCP....More
Mar 19, 2009

RuggedCom Receives Record Order Totaling More Than $2 Million from U.S. Utility

Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada, March 17, 2009 –- RuggedCom Inc. (TSX:RCM), a provider of rugged communications networking solutions designed for....More
Mar 13, 2009

Blue Grass Energy Restores Power to 30,000 Members Using Milsoft's DisSPatch Outage Management System

ABILENE, Texas – March 10, 2009 -- Blue Grass Energy, Nicholasville, Kentucky, was one of many utilities devastated by the recent ice storm. Over a....More
Mar 13, 2009

OSI's Secure RTU, OSIRIS™, Successfully Passes ISO New England Conformance Tests

Minneapolis, MN -- Open Systems International, Inc is pleased to announce its ISO New England Remote Information Gateway (RIG) replacement solution....More
Mar 13, 2009

Kenworth Privileges Card Offers Cost-Conscious Truck Operators Discounts on Parts and Service

KIRKLAND, Wash., March 11, 2009 – The Kenworth Privileges Card provides more than 70 parts and service discount offers valid throughout 2009, and....More

Amy Fischbach
Amy Fischbach is the contributing editor for the Electric Utility Operations section of Transmission and Distribution World. She worked for Prism Business Media (now Penton) for eight years, most recently as the managing editor of Club Industry's Fitness Business Pro magazine. More on Amy

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