Internet Protocol

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.

Intamac Receives £4m Online Smart Meters Investment

UK-based Intamac Systems Limited has received a £4 million investment from Carbon Trust Investments Ltd, Seraphim Capital and Chandos Fund, to support development of their new online smart meter service to remotely control and manage home energy use.

IPSO Alliance Partners With ZigBee Alliance For Development Of ZigBee Smart Energy 2.0

The ZigBee Alliance, and the IP for Smart Objects (IPSO) have announced plans to collaborate on expanding wireless home area networks (HAN) using IP technology represented by the ZigBee IP specification and the ZigBee Smart Energy version 2.0 standard.