Iberdrola Selects Current Smart Grid

27 April 2010 (Last Updated April 27th, 2010 18:30)

Spain's Iberdrola is working with Current Group to deploy a smart grid in Castellon, Spain. Current will provide components of its smart transformer station platform with smart metering communications, advanced sensing and network management solutions for the grid, Iberdrola said.

Spain's Iberdrola is working with Current Group to deploy a smart grid in Castellon, Spain.

Current will provide components of its smart transformer station platform with smart metering communications, advanced sensing and network management solutions for the grid, Iberdrola said.

The utility plans to deploy an initial 100,000m and respective transformers through two-way medium voltage and cellular communications, grid supervision and control, and meter collection infrastructure.

The initial deployment will be followed by expanding to territory-wide deployments of smart meters in early 2011.

The platform is designed for the European, Asian and Australian markets.