DNV GL COLLABORATES WITH INDUSTRY LEADERS ON CONFORMANCE TEST PROCEDURES FOR SUBSTATION ENGINEERING AND DEVICE CONFIGURATION TOOLS

  • New test procedures will help to ensure Substation engineering and device configuration tools comply with IEC 68150 standards for open interoperability
  • Test procedures and further details of the verification programme to be discussed during DistribuTECH 2016 in Orlando, Florida between 9-11 February

ORLANDO, FLORIDA – 11th February, 2016 - DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts and certification body, today announces the development of a new UCAIug conformance test programme. The new programme is designed to test the compliancy of engineering and device configuration tools to the IEC 61850 standard.

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REPORT: WORLD ENERGY COUNCIL FORECASTS 70 PERCENT DROP IN ENERGY STORAGE COSTS BY 2030, WARNS OF COST/VALUE MISPERCEPTIONS

  • Electrical energy storage experts caution against narrow focus on cost alone in assessing technology’s value
  • Lead author DNV GL and 23 global World Energy Council storage experts cite drawbacks in widely used levelised cost methodologies
  • Report sees strong growth in adoption of storage technology, outlines five policy recommendations for more accurate cost/value analysis

Arnhem (21 January 2016), A new report from the World Energy Council with lead authors from DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts and certification, forecasts strong growth in global adoption of electrical energy storage, citing dramatic reductions in the cost of electrical energy storage, yet finds that flaws in a common valuation methodology may be hindering growth.

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DNV GL LAUNCHES CROSS-INDUSTRY CONVERGENCE STUDY TO DEFINE FUTURE OF ENERGY PRODUCTS AND SERVICES IN THE UNITED STATES

  • DNV GL Multi-Client Study to explore the converging market, technology and business strategies among competitive energy suppliers, utilities, distributed energy providers and cross-industry players in communications, IT and retailing who are competing to offer a range of solutions to the residential consumer
  • DNV GL and J.D. Power partner to conduct unprecedented, industry-wide survey of over 40,000 U.S. consumers to assess what drives a range of energy related decisions

BURLINGTON, Mass. (January 12, 2016) – DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts and certification, is launching a new multi-client cross-industry study. The initiative will develop a framework to assess the evolving strategies to serve the consumer in a landscape that is rapidly changing. The study will include up to 75 of the most influential energy and related companies deliberating the future of energy products and services.

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Brooks Utility Products Hires Two Industrial Sales Veterans as Regional District Sales Managers

 

Midwest and Northwest regions gain senior sales experts Tom Turner and Steve Emrich

 

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (December 15, 2015) - Brooks Utility Products, a supplier of electric metering products for the utility industry for 142 years, welcomes Tom Turner and Steve Emrich as district sales managers. Emrich will serve IA, NE, SD, ND, WI, MN, and CO in the Midwest region while Turner will cover WA, OR, UT, ID, WY, MT, AK, and HI in the Northwest.

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12 DNV GL climate change projects in California win 2015 Beacon Awards

 

  • San Mateo County and its cities take the Gold Beacon, two Silver Beacons and 41 Beacon Spotlights for CO2 reductions, energy savings, and sustainability
  • Independent energy consultancy and certification body DNV GL is chief contractor for Regionally Integrated Climate Action Planning (RICAPS) for San Mateo County/Cities Associated Governments
  • All cities in San Mateo County now have climate action plans in place or underway through RICAPS

Oakland, Calif. (November 10, 2015) - DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts and certification body, is pleased to announce that twelve recipients of the 2015 Beacon Awards and Beacon Spotlight Awards were supported by the City/County Associated Governments of San Mateo County Regionally Integrated Climate Acton Planning Suite (RICAPS) program, for which DNV GL serves as the prime contractor, responsible for the day-to-day management of the project. The Beacon Awards, sponsored by the Institute for Local Government (ILG) and the Statewide Energy Efficiency Collaborative (SEEC), is a California-wide program that recognizes cities and counties that are reducing greenhouse gas emissions, saving energy and promoting sustainability through policies and programs.

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