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GTM GRID WEEKLY | Thursday, January 26, 2012

And the Smart Grid Winner Is…
DistribuTECH announces Smart Grid Project winners.

Vermont and IBM Build Fiber Network for Smart Grid
Super-fast fiber is worth every penny when it comes to helping Vermont get ahead in smart grid.

DistribuTECH Roundup: Silver Spring Lands Progress, SAIC and C3 Join Forces, and More
A report on what’s happening at the big smart grid shindig in San Antonio

Autodesk: A Hollywood Happy Ending for Renewables and Greentech Innovation?
With Autodesk’s Academy Award-winning software, renewables innovators use movie magic to get across the Valley of Death.

Opower Channels Home Efficiency Through Home Depot
The home energy behavior modification startup starts pitching efficiency retrofits and rebates from Home Depot—with more retailers promised.

Ten Years of Texas Electric Utility Deregulation
Texans talk about electricity providers the way urban epicures discuss recipes.

Distribution Automation Market: How the US Is Parlaying $120M From ARRA Into $3B by 2015
Leveraging pilot-scale benefits to support grid-scale deployments

Targeting Energy Efficiency From Both Sides of the Meter
Retroficiency names Iberdrola USA and Schneider Electric as pilot customers for its utility-facing building energy estimation tool.

Smart Grid, Rendered in Space and Time
Geospatial data analysis startup Space-Time Insight goes live with its smart meter data mapping and analysis-in-a-box product.

BMW Picks Tendril for EV Charging Demo
Tendril and BMW partner up for a connected home pilot, but where will it go from there?

What Are Romney and Gingrich’s Plans for Energy in the US?
“Everyone has a plan until they’ve been hit.”—Joe Louis

Proximetry Breaks Into Big Smart Grid Networking With Cisco, CSC
The smart grid ‘network of networks’ claim adds another contender.

Visit GTM at DistribuTECH 2012 in San Antonio
We’re at booth #1440 with the latest in smart grid news, events, and market research.

Silver Spring Goes Cellular With Next-Generation Tech
Silver Spring is embedding cellular communications deep in its mesh networks—a big shift for the IPO aspirant.

On-Ramp and ElectSolve Target Muni, Co-op Markets
Small is the new big in smart grid.

Finding Work for Used Electric Vehicle Batteries
ABB and Nissan to test old batteries for renewable energy storage

Energate Launches Broadband Smart-Grid-to-Home Connection
Could high-speed home internet replace smart meters?

EV Maker Coda Launches Energy Storage Business
Can the electric car maker find a smart grid market for its energy storage solutions?

Who Are the Smart Grid Players to Watch in 2012?
GTM Research shares more intel from The Networked Grid 150 report.

Aclara, Calico Energy Plot DR for the Masses
Smart meter communications company Aclara and integrator Calico say they’ve got the demand response platform to beat them all. They’ve got a lot of competition.