On the Grid

  • EVM430-F6779 is a three-phase electricity meter evaluation module based on the MSP430F6779 device. The E-meter can be connected to the main power lines and has inputs for voltage and current, as well as a third connection to setup anti-tampering. It allows...
  • Comprehensive designs include schematics or block diagrams, BOMs, design files and test reports, and are created by experts with deep system and product knowledge. Products offered span TI's portfolio of analog, embedded processor and connectivity...
  • Almost a month ago, we blogged about being a finalist for a major industry award. Well, the results are out and TI's Smart Data Concentrator came out on top! Last night, we received the ACE Award in the "Ultimate Products: Reference Design"...
  • We've discussed the ongoing challenges and opportunities with the Indian electrical grid on this blog in the past; There are many technologies and strategies that could be implemented to improve the overloaded grid in India, and many other parts of...
  • In a first for TI's Smart Grid team, we're pleased to announce our Smart Data Concentrator reference design is a finalist for the UBM ACE Awards sponsored by EE Times and EDN Magazines . Our Smart Data Concentrator was nominated in the "Ultimate...
  • In late January, TI joined over 10,000 attendees from 66 countries, along with 300 global utilities, for DistribuTECH 2014 North America. There in San Antonio, TI experts exhibited the latest technology and system solutions to this utilities and energy...
  • Have you seen this post by Kim Jansen on Metering.com? North America and Europe’s smart water meter industry can expect solid growth, according to forecasts by analyst Frost & Sullivan. Click here >
  • Data Concentrators are Key to Engineering a Smarter Grid. According to a recent An­nual Energy Outlook, worldwide energy consumption will increase 50 percent by 2035, and electricity alone will increase by 30 percent during the same time. Global...
  • Welcome back! We hope you all enjoyed DistribuTECH 2014 in San Antonio late last month. TI’s Smart Grid team was on-site all week and showcased all of our technology – we hope you had a chance to stop by our booth to get a first-hand look...
  • See the latest system solutions for infrastructure, smart e-meters, power line communication and other "smart" grid communication solutions. And check out the new tools section for the latest smart grid evaluation modules and demos! Download...