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Neptune rebrands with look toward innovation

Neptune rebrands with look toward innovation

February 12, 2018 at 7:00 am 0 comments

Water technology company Neptune Technology Group Inc. (Neptune), has officially introduced a new look, logo and branding campaign that the company says is focused on innovations that water industry professionals can use to ‘win your day.’ Neptune serves more than 4,000 water utilities across North America, engineering measurement systems, networks,Read More

Finalists announced for 2018 smart cities grants

Finalists announced for 2018 smart cities grants

January 29, 2018 at 7:30 am 0 comments

The Smart Cities Council has announced the finalists for its 2018 Readiness Challenge Grants, of which five will be selected in early March to receive mentoring as well as tailored products and services to accelerate their smart city initiatives. Additionally, Puerto Rico will be awarded a special Readiness Challenge Grant to helpRead More

Aclara launches new consumer engagement platform 

Aclara launches new consumer engagement platform 

January 26, 2018 at 10:38 am 0 comments

Aclara, a supplier of smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) to electric, gas and water utilities, has launched an enhanced version of its Aclara Adaptive Consumer Engagement (Aclara ACE) platform powered by the Microsoft Azure cloud. This flexible and secure consumer engagement solution will allow utilities to be better equipped to engageRead More

New mobile communications solution improves meter read rates

New mobile communications solution improves meter read rates

January 18, 2018 at 10:08 am 0 comments

The FlexNet EasyLink Mobile Communications is a new solution from Sensus aimed at assiting utilities to increase meter read rates and decrease drive time. The portable, radio-based device easily acquires data from electric, gas and water meters and is a simple, cost-effective way to simultaneously read Sensus SmartPoint modules and ERTRead More

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Suez, Aclara ink AMI partnership for U.S. market

January 16, 2018 at 3:45 pm 0 comments

SUEZ North America and Aclara today announced an exclusive strategic partnership to deliver advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) and smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) that will enable SUEZ to better serve municipalities across the United States. The agreement, which is exclusive to the U.S. marketplace, allows both companies to leverage their strengths toRead More

Aclara launches ‘next generation’ AclaraONE software

Aclara launches ‘next generation’ AclaraONE software

January 15, 2018 at 7:00 am 0 comments

Aclara, a supplier of smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) to electric, gas and water utilities worldwide, has announced the release of its AclaraONE (One Network for Everyone™), a powerful and secure software solution that allows utilities employing Aclara’s communications technologies to transform business operations, increase efficiencies, reduce costs and increase customerRead More

Itron completes acquisition of Silver Spring Networks

Itron completes acquisition of Silver Spring Networks

January 8, 2018 at 6:30 am 0 comments

Itron announced last week it has completed its acquisition of Silver Spring Networks, Inc., in an effort to deliver more value-added services and outcome-based solutions to utilities and smart cities worldwide. With the acquisition, Itron strengthens its ability to deliver a broader set of solutions, increase the pace of growthRead More

Hubbell Inc. to acquire Aclara from Sun Capital

Hubbell Inc. to acquire Aclara from Sun Capital

January 4, 2018 at 11:25 am 0 comments

Hubbell Inc. recently announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Aclara Technologies LLC, an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc., for approximately $1.1 billion in an all-cash transaction. The transaction strengthens and broadens Hubbell Power Systems’ competitive position across utility markets. The acquisition will combine the complementaryRead More

Flow Metering Tips & Best Practices

Flow Metering Tips & Best Practices

December 27, 2017 at 7:15 am 0 comments

Choosing the Right Flow Meter & How It Can Directly Impact Revenue By Paul Alleman Managing the operations of a water treatment plant requires making decisions that affect processes, employees and revenue. In an industry where time is critical and thousands of residents depend on your plant, it’s easy toRead More

Beyond Digital: Why Smart Water Networks are a Natural Progression for the Water Industry

Beyond Digital: Why Smart Water Networks are a Natural Progression for the Water Industry

December 18, 2017 at 7:05 am 0 comments

By Joel Hagan Water utilities around the world face huge challenges. Population growth, urbanization and more frequent extreme weather events make delivering even adequate customer service through aging infrastructure extremely difficult. Analysis from the University of Washington suggests that the number of people on the planet will reach 11 billionRead More

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