Mar 22

Digital Grid with EGM

The world is undergoing dramatic changes in almost every aspect of human life. New and advanced technologies emerge in every field, from medicine to home appliances. All these changes rely on a fundamental assumption that is absolutely necessary for their occurrence – constant and reliable supply of electricity. The grid, which is the network that […]

Feb 2

Use of Blockchain in the Electricity Market

As opposed to the traditional energy market, where there was one central power utility and energy users bought only from it, an energy market based on smart grid is decentralized, and users have various options from which to purchase their energy. EGM’s Meta-AlertTM System enables this and much more. This shift has opened new opportunities […]

Dec 5

EGM team attended the Digital Substations 2019 event in Berlin

EGM’s solutions were presented at the conference as a business ‘case study’ addressing one of the main topics discussed at the event: the value creation and business rational to invest in digitizing substations. The unique and effective capabilities of EGM’s solutions were presented to show a possible quick return on investment by deployment of state-of-the […]

Oct 7

The Importance of Exhaustive Grid Monitoring for Distributed Energy Resources Management

What is DERM and What are its Goals EGM is one of only four companies worldwide that has been selected to participate in the Shell GameChangerTM Accelerator Powered by NREL (GCxN). Under this auspice EGM collaborates with NREL to evaluate the essentiality of EGM’s Smart Monitoring and Insight Generation System (Smart M&IG System) for Distributed […]

Sep 3

EGM solutions being presented at Metering India 2019 conference

EGM solutions being presented at Metering India 2019 conference, hosting some 500 industry executives. EGM grid monitoring solutions were presented at the event key note speech, delivered by Mr. Elad Shaviv, CEO of the Israeli Smart Energy Association,  as a case study for the evolution of grid and the migration from smart meters to a […]

Aug 11

Micro-Grids: Less Dependency, Higher Resiliency

In the previous post we described the growing phenomenon of extreme weather events, how they are becoming more frequent and more extreme, creating new and greater challenges for utilities companies. One of the ways to cope with extreme weather events, as we explained in depth last time, is to strengthen the grid. Another way is […]

Jul 31

Meta-Alert System: Damage Avoidance instead of Damage Control

Strengthening the Grid: Utilities’ Strategy to Cope with Extreme Weather Events Extreme weather events are no longer rare incidents that occur once in a blue moon. On the contrary, they are becoming more frequent in their occurrence and more extreme in their degree. Since the electricity grid is located in the open air on high […]

Jun 20

EGM Board Member James Lavin at the New England Conference Public Utility Commissioners Shark Tank Presentation

On the first week of June, 2019 Mr. James Lavin, EGM Board Member, attended the New England Conference Public Utility Commissioners Shark Tank (NECPUC). The NECPUC brought together regulators, utility companies, and various interest groups to a three-day conference in which topics such as water, telecommunications and electric utilities were discussed. On June 4th Mr. […]

Jun 11

Integrating Distributed Energy Resources: A Key Capability the Future of Smart Grid Should Have

Imagine a world where you drive your electric vehicle on your way to a family lunch at a nice restaurant, get to the place and notice your Electric Vehicle’s battery is running low. You open your mobile phone and with the help of a smartphone application you locate an EV charging station near you, park […]