Out of the hundreds of energy innovations on display this week at the annual ARPA-E Summit just outside of Washington D.C., it’s been rare to find a group actually selling and shipping products. But a startup out of Oakland, Calif. called Smart Wire Grid has quietly begun delivering devices that clamp onto transmission lines and control the flow of power.
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A pilot demonstration of Smart Wire technology is now under way on the Tennessee Valley Authority’s power transmission system. Installed on a 161-kilovolt transmission line near Knoxville, Tenn., the Smart Wire system is designed to provide congestion relief by redistributing power flow onto underused lines, thereby optimizing transmission system operations.
by Christina Williams Sustainable Business Oregon Arnerich Massena-backed Smart Wire Grid has a device that could help utilities get more capacity from their power lines, solving what has been a detriment to renewable energy development. A Bay Area company backed by a prominent Portland investor may hold the key to grid transmission issues that are […]
Mercom Capital Group, llc, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, today released funding and merger and acquisition (M&A) activity for the Smart Grid sector during the first quarter of 2012. Thelackluster venture capital (VC) investing trend in smart grid continued into this year with a weak first quarter of $62 million going into […]
The next generation of energy technologies are brought together at the ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit held in Washington DC. Companies and research organizations showcase their innovations in categories ranging from Renewable Power Generation to Carbon Capture & Utilization. We looked at technologies that will help smarten up the power grid. Smart Wire Grid The electric […]
by Jason Zucchetto SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Smart Wire Grid, Inc. has raised $3,000,000 of a $10,000,000 private offering. Smart Wire Grid, Inc. reported this private offering September 27, 2011 in an SEC Filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (Form D). Smart Wire Grid, Inc. reported no revenue according to the SEC Filing […]