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Verizon invests $100 million in alternative energy plan for 19 facilities

Verizon is investing $100 million on solar and fuel-cell energy projects that will enable it to power 19 of its network facilities located in seven states, while reducing their carbon footprint.

Watching the home automation opportunity in 2013

Home automation as we know it has been around for two decades, but in 2013, it may finally come into its own, with analysts predicting a compound annual growth rate of as much as 45 percent. But what's driving the projected growth in home automation? And what could stop that growth in its tracks?

Frontier starts delivering energy services

FTR Energy Services, Frontier Communications' newly launched energy services unit, has begun offering its line of green energy products.

North American utilities to invest $577.8M on home energy management, says IDC

North American utility companies, according to a new IDC report, will spend about $577.8 million on home energy management (HEM) solutions by 2016.

Week in research: CMTS responds to cable bandwidth demand; smart energy drives ZigBee semiconductor growth

Countries remain divided on home energy management: While the idea of home energy sounds compelling, the willingness of consumers to pay for such a service varies by country as revealed in Strategy

Home Gateway Initiative adds major Asian players to its roster

The Home Gateway Initiative's membership just got an Asian boost as major technology vendors--Sumitomo Electric, Hitachi, Shenzhen GongJin and Ralink--joined the group. Each of these new Asian

Home Gateway Initiative sets requirements to deliver energy management, automation services

The Home Gateway Initiative (HGI) has released a new document that will provide a foundation for service providers to deliver new energy management and automation services over the home gateway. With

SCTE set to unveil energy management standards

The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers' Sustainability Management Subcommittee (SMS) is planning to unveil drafts of its first two energy and power management standards at its Sept. 15

Verizon to provide energy management solution to Constellation Energy

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) continues to play its utility industry hand by winning a deal to extend its IP-based network to power Constellation Energy's (NYSE: CEG) new online energy management portal.

ABI Research: Managed home automation could be telcos' new service opportunity

While the notion of home automation has always conjured up images of consumers pressing a button to remotely turn on lights and automatic nets to catch burglars, the reality is home automation has