### Shopping List: Smart Grid Acquisitions to Date

There have been so many acquisitions in the smart grid sector as of late; we've been updating the tally every couple of months. Since December there have been a couple more, so we're updating our list once again.…

### China’s Overhyped, and Underhyped, Greentech Boom

China is either the greatest opportunity or the greatest threat the U.S. green technology industry has ever faced — or, according to Chinese greentech experts at Wednesday's Cleantech Forum in San Francisco, somewhere in between.…

### Smart Building Buys: Schneider Gobbles up Vizelia & D5X

The buying spree in the smart grid-smart building nexus keeps going, this time in France, where Schneider Electric has bought building energy management software providers Vizelia and D5X. Chalk it up to what’s set to be the biggest greentech acquisition trend of 2011.…

### Smart Grid Acquisition Tally To Date

There's been so many acquisitions in the smart grid sector as of late, we've been updating the tally every couple of months. Since September there's been at least six more, so we're updating our list once again.…

### Trilliant Wins 1M Smart Meter Rollout with British Gas

Trilliant has hopped the pond in a big way. The smart grid networking provider announced late Wednesday that British Gas has picked it for its smart meter deployment, starting with 1 million meters to be deployed by 2012.…

### Report: Smart Grid Outspends Smart Meters

Smart meters get all the attention, but smart distribution grid and substation projects are actually taking the lead in smart grid spending across the nation, and corporate giants are reaping the benefit. That’s the gist of a Cleantech Group report released by the DOE Thursday.…

### GM, ABB Seek Chevy Volt Battery Afterlife in Grid

The green car battery recycling bandwagon just got a bit more crowded. General Motors and Swiss grid giant ABB announced that the two companies will jointly research ways to reuse old batteries from GM’s Chevy Volt hybrid for storing power on the grid.…