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FortisBC Selects Itron as Supplier of Advanced Metering Solution

LIBERTY LAKE, Wash., Aug 01, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Itron, Inc. ITRI -0.19%announced today that FortisBC Inc. has selected Itron’s smart grid solution, consisting of advanced metering, network communications and software systems, to support the utility’s Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) project. The solution will enable FortisBC, an integrated energy solutions provider serving approximately 162,000 electricity customers in […]

Spin and Lies for a Global Energy Grid

Plans for Renewable Energy, Spin and Lies for a Global Energy Grid http://www.watershedsentinel.ca/content/plans-renewable-energy-spin-and-lies-global-energy-grid An Energy Special Featureby Joyce NelsonThe people of BC have been told repeatedly that the province is a “net importer” of electricity and needs to become “self-sufficient” – claims that are used to justify everything from “run of river” independent power producers (IPPs), […]