Duke Energy Teams With Cisco …Again

Just three weeks after partnering with Cisco Systems to fast-track development of a state-of-the-art electric smart grid, Duke Energy has signed a new agreement with Cisco to pilot and further develop a smart grid-enabled home energy management solution. The goal is to provide Duke Energy customers with secure and reliable energy information and a simple-to-use tool to help them reduce the amount of energy wasted in their homes.

Convergys Smart CIS Solutions

Convergys Corporation has unveiled the worldwide availability of its Smart CIS Solutions, next-gen billing and customer care solutions for the utility and energy markets. The new solution is designed to help utilities make the transition to new technologies, increased date volume, rate structures, consumer power generation, and new consumption models that include electric vehicles.