Posts Tagged ‘GE’
General Electric Ecomagination Seeks Project Ideas for Smart GridSmart Grid July 16th, 2010
WASHINGTON, July 16, 2010. General Electric is seeking project ideas for renewable energy, electric grid efficiency, and ecobuilding technologies through its Ecomagination Challenge.
There is over $200 million invested in this innovation experiment, where people can try to get their ideas for building the next-generation power grid funded. GE works with venture capital firms to get the most promising ideas resources and funding.
Cisco Systems Partners With Grid Net, Linking WiMax to the Smart GridBroadband's Impact, National Broadband Plan, Smart Grid, Wireless March 26th, 2010
WASHINGTON, March 26, 2010 – On Friday, Cisco Systems announced a partnership with Grid Net, a smart meter company that employs WiMax Technology to send data about electricity usage back to utility companies. Grid Net has also garnered with ClearWire, Motorola, Intel, and General Electric. With the investment by Cisco, Grid Net is poised to become the leader in smart meters in America.