AMI Smart Grid

Tantalus Appoints New COO

Tantalus has appointed Dermot O’Leary as the company’s chief operating officer. A thirty-five year utility industry veteran, O’Leary has a wide breadth of experience including strategic planning, product development, manufacturing and supply chain processes, customer deployments, business development, contracting, and international business. Tantalus president and chief executive officer Peter Londa says the company “is strategically…

Silver Spring Networks Announces Contract Extension

Silver Spring Networks has announced a multi-year contract extension with Florida Power & Light Company (FPL), the largest electric utility in Florida. Under the terms of the agreement, Silver Spring continues to manage FPL’s AMI Smart Grid platform using UtilityIQ (UIQ), the software application that delivers control over a utility’s AMI Smart Grid deployment, including remote monitoring and configuration.