17 Aug '11, 2pm

United Kingdom: Next Smart Grid Frontier?

United Kingdom: Next Smart Grid Frontier?

Curbing peak power demand just doesn’t have the same urgency in energy-conscious Europe as it does in the U.S., but that doesn’t mean that efficiency and smart meters rollouts aren’t hot topics. Europeans have far lower usage than Americans, and historically higher prices means that there are much higher efficiency standards built into products. The United Kingdom is similar to mainland Europe, but it also holds promise as one of the most exciting markets to watch in smart grid . Earlier this year, Michael Kanellos reported from DistribuTECH that smart grid execs said the UK market might be one of the next frontiers for the industry. Companies have started to make inroads this year to get a toehold in the market as meters are put in place, whether it’s forging alliances like Sensus and Silver Spring Networks, or going in alone, like Opower. In “The Smart Grid in Europe, 20...

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