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Study Explores Current State of Distribution Automation and Electric Utilities’ Plans for Deploying DA Technologies

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 17, 2018 — Electric utilities agree on the importance of distribution automation (DA) solutions to maximize their operations and plans for an evolving grid architecture; however, the execution of the roadmaps and investment approaches to modernize their grid infrastructures varies from utility to utility according to a white paper released this week by Zpryme, … Continued

6 AMI Benefits Beyond Billing for Gas Utilities

By Michael McMahon – Gas Product Manager, Aclara  You may have already implemented your advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) network, or you may be considering one. You know AMI can get meter reads on a consistent basis, making your billing more effective. Your customer service department will see fewer calls due to improved bill accuracy and … Continued

Aclara Releases White Paper Exploring the Technology, Business and Market Cases for Load Control

Successful Program Reduces System Peak Loads by Shedding Up to 2GW in Under 15 Seconds ST. LOUIS,  July 24, 2018 – Aclara, a leading supplier of smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) to electric, gas and water utilities worldwide, explores the market drivers, available technologies and the business case pertaining to the implementation of load control programs … Continued

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Aclara Unveils ZoneScan II Next Generation Acoustic Leak Detection Technology at AWWA ACE18

Demonstration of Advanced Leak Detection Technology Headlines Aclara Products and Services Showcase at Booth ST. LOUIS, June 13, 2018 – Aclara, a leading supplier of smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) to electric, gas and water utilities worldwide, will introduce ZoneScan II Next Generation, its latest distribution leak detection technology, at AWWA ACE 2018, Booth 23091. ZoneScan … Continued

CPA Certification of SMETS2 Smart Gas Meters Enables Aclara and FLONIDAN to Provide Dual-Energy Solution to Utilities in the United Kingdom

Development Strengthens Existing Strategic Alliance Between Aclara and FLONIDAN Cambridge, United Kingdom and Horsens, Denmark, May 7, 2018 –  With the recent awarding of Commercial Product Assurance (CPA) certification to FLONIDAN for its UniFlo SMETS2 smart gas meters, the Aclara and FLONIDAN strategic alliance can now provide a dual-energy solution to utilities in the United … Continued

Four Factors Driving Modern Load Control Programs

Direct load control programs, which involve remotely switching consumer loads on and off, are a key component of most utilities’ demand response strategies. By employing these programs, utility companies can reduce peak-period loads to ensure grid reliability. What’s more, utilities are also using load control programs to limit their wholesale power costs. By controlling the … Continued

10th Annual AclaraConnect Conference Features Executive Summit on Building Endurance for Utility Longevity

Day-long Session Connects Industry Leaders in Exploring Strategies to Prepare for and Prosper in a Time of Disruptive Change ST. LOUIS, April 25, 2018 –Building Endurance for Utility Longevity is the focus of the AclaraConnect Executive Summit 2018, a highlight of the AclaraConnect Conference, which takes place May 14-17 at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina. … Continued

Top Water and Energy Experts Come Together and Connect for a Better Future at AclaraConnect Conference

Numerous Conference Sessions Focus on Actionable Tips from Top Utility Industry Thought Leaders ST. LOUIS, April 25, 2018 – The AclaraConnect 2018 conference and exhibition, being held May 14-16 at the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, will bring together participants from electric, gas and water utilities to Come Together. Connect for a Better Future with … Continued

How to Nix Non-Revenue Water With Acoustic Leak Detection