Tag: Power Grids

Electric, Energy Consumption

IRENA and China State Grid Pave Wave Towards Smart Electrification

February 21, 2022


“Future power grids will be very different from the current ones and will require smart electrification solutions as renewable energy is growing faster than ever,” said IRENA Director-General Francesco La Camera, at a joint workshop by IRENA and the State […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

Combining A.I. and human knowledge could transform how power grids work

September 27, 2019

Via: CNBC energy

From smart meters to app-controlled thermostats, technology is rapidly changing the electricity sector. One company, headquartered in the city of Lyon, France, wants to use tech to make changes in power production and distribution on a larger scale. Cosmo Tech […]

Global, News and Policies

Hurricanes Cause ‘Apocalyptic’ Devastation to Caribbean Power Grids

September 26, 2017

Via: Greentech Media

Last Wednesday, Hurricane Maria passed over Puerto Rico, bringing 140-mile-per-hour winds, pelting rain, and extreme flooding. After the storm moved on, Puerto Rico was left with “apocalyptic devastation” and absolutely no power. The island’s utility — already bankrupt before the […]