Press Release

Smart Grids will create important new markets for sensors over the coming decade.


January 22nd, 2010

Global Information would like to present a new market research report, " Sensors for the Smart Grid: Market Opportunities 2010-2017 " by NanoMarkets.

The report identifies and quantifies all sensor-related opportunities related to the Smart Grid. This includes not only energy monitoring and load balancing sensors. Security monitoring and equipment inspection are also part of the story. In addition, coverage of the energy monitoring aspect of the market includes conventional electrical sources as well as sensors for load balancing for alternative energy. We also examine the markets for Smart-Grid-related sensors and sensor systems that are used both by power companies and in buildings including specialist sensors that are being developed for grid applications.

Topics covered in this report include:

  • he Current Electric Grid Vs. the Smart Grid
  • Smart-Grid Sensor Opportunities in the Electrical Distribution Network
  • Smart Grid Sensor Opportunities in the Home Area Network (HAN)
  • Smart-Grid Sensor Opportunities in Electrical Transmission (Generation Site to Substations)
  • Software and Security Issues Associated with Smart Grid Sensors
  • Role of Standards Organizations in Creating a Smart-Sensor Friendly Grid


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