|IMC to run IoT Infrastructure Exhibit|
& Conference at CES 2018
|The IoT M2M Council (IMC) is to produce the IoT Infrastructure Exhibit & Conference at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January, the world's largest event for the business of consumer technologies.|
|E.On uses smart meters to control solar panels|
|Energy utility E.On in Germany is using smart meters to control its customers' solar panel installations. An additional control box prevents grid congestion by flexibly controlling power generation by photovoltaic systems.|
|Silver Spring and Genus collaborate in India and Singapore|
Silver Spring Networks is partnering Genus Power Infrastructures, a smart meter provider in India and south-east Asia, to integrate the California company's standards-based IPv6 network interface cards into its single- and three-phase smart electric meters.
|ABB brings shore-to-ship energy to Canadian port|
|ABB is providing smart energy technology to the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority so that docked ships at the Deltaport container terminal can be powered from mains electricity. This means they can turn off their diesel generators, reducing pollution.|
|Con Edison picks GridBright for AMI integration|
|US energy giant Consolidated Edison has selected California-based GridBright to integrate its outage management system with advanced metering infrastructure.|
|Survalent developing analytics tool to predict grid status|
Survalent, a Canadian provider of distribution management systems, is developing a data analytics tool that will more accurately predict the state of an electric grid based on detailed network connectivity modelling and telemetry from field devices.
|Oil and gas industry turns to IoT to increase efficiency|
The global IoT in oil and gas market is expected to reach $30.6bn by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 24.6% from 2017 to 2026, according to BIS Research.
|Solar power microinverter debuts in Las Vegas|
|At this week's Solar Power International show in Las Vegas, AP Systems introduced a microinverter for handling high-output solar panels connected to a smart grid.|