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Aug 03, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Wi-SUN Alliance Collaborates with India Smart Grid Forum to Advance Connectivity in Smart Utility Networks

 The Wi-SUN Alliance today announced a strategic relationship with the India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF), a public private partnership initiative...

Jun 22, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Wi-SUN Alliance Announces New Adopter Member Category for Utilities and Municipalities

 The Wi-SUN™ Alliance today announced a new adopter class of membership.  This new category was created specifically to make it...

Jun 08, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Wi-SUN Alliance Appoints Bob Heile as Director of Standards

The Wi-SUN Alliance today announced that Bob Heile has joined the organization as Director of Standards with the mission of advancing the global...

May 11, 2015, 08:00 ET

Wi-SUN Alliance Completes Interoperability Testing Event And Member Meeting

 The Wi-SUN Alliance today announced that its latest interoperability event to test product and semiconductor implementations took place...

Jan 29, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Wi-SUN Alliance Announces Completion of ECHONET HAN Profile Specification

 The Wi-SUN Alliance announced, today, completion of the ECHONET HAN profile specification.  This follows the success of the Wi-SUN...

Sep 29, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Universities Join Wi-SUN Alliance

Today the Wi-SUN Alliance announced the addition of the Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University and Purdue University to the Alliance as...

Jun 30, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Wi-SUN Alliance Appoints TELEC (Japan) Authorized Test Laboratory

 Today the Wi-SUN Alliance announced the appointment of TELEC (Telecom Engineering Center, Tokyo, Japan) as an Authorized Test...

May 05, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Wi-SUN Alliance is pleased to welcome its 50th member

The Wi-SUN Alliance today announced that worldwide membership has now reached 50 companies. The newest members included US utility company Duke...

Feb 24, 2014, 07:00 ET
The OpenADR Alliance fosters the development, adoption, and compliance of the Open Automated Demand Response (OpenADR) standard through collaboration, education, training, testing, and certification. The OpenADR Alliance is open to all interested stakeholders interested in accelerating the adoption of the OpenADR standard for price- and reliability-based demand response. More information can be obtained at http://www.openadr.org/.  (PRNewsFoto/Wi-SUN Alliance)

New Industry Collaboration To Improve Smart Grid System Interoperability

 The OpenADR Alliance and WI-SUN Alliance today announced a liaison agreement to more quickly accelerate the rollout of energy efficient...

Feb 13, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Wi-SUN Alliance Certifies First ECHONET Lite Product

The Wi-SUN® Alliance, a global ecosystem of organizations creating interoperable wireless solutions for use in energy management and...

Jan 23, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Industry's First Wi-SUN Alliance Certified Products Now Available

 The Wi-SUN® Alliance, a global ecosystem of organizations creating interoperable wireless solutions for use in energy management and...

Jan 22, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Wi-SUN Alliance Delivers Global Certification Program for Wireless Smart Utility Network Products

The Wi-SUN® Alliance, a global ecosystem of organizations creating interoperable wireless solutions for use in energy management and...

Oct 28, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Wi-SUN Alliance holds Interoperability Event focusing on Wireless ECHONET Lite and Smart Utility Network Products

Today the Wi-SUN Alliance announced another major milestone in its Testing and Certification Program for Wireless Smart Utility Networking...

Oct 02, 2013, 07:00 ET
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TEPCO adopts Wi-SUN specification for Wireless Smart Utility Network.

 The Wi-SUN® Alliance, a global ecosystem of organizations creating interoperable wireless solutions for use in energy management,...

Aug 26, 2013, 07:00 ET

Wi-SUN Alliance completes verification of communications specification for ECHONET-Lite based Wireless Smart Utility Network Products

 The Wi-SUN® Alliance, a global ecosystem of organizations creating interoperable wireless solutions for use in energy management,...

Aug 07, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Wi-SUN Alliance completes verification of interoperability specifications for Wireless Smart Utility Network Products

Today the Wi-SUN Alliance announced that it has completed verification of its Physical Layer Conformance and Interoperability Test...

Jul 08, 2013, 07:00 ET

Wi-SUN Alliance Promotes Interoperable Home Energy Management Profile Implementations in collaboration with ECHONET Consortium.

 Members show live demonstrations of IPv6-based network solutions for ECHONET Lite The Wi-SUN Alliance, a global organization leading the...

May 28, 2013, 07:00 ET

Wi-SUN Alliance Event Advances Smart Utility Network Interoperability

 The Wi-SUN Alliance, a global organization leading the promotion, standards compliance, and interoperability testing of Smart Utility Network...

May 13, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Wi-SUN Alliance Membership Continues to Grow

Wi-SUN Alliance today announced that its membership has exceeded 30 companies.  Companies who have recently joined as Contributor members...

Jan 07, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Wi-SUN Alliance Appoints TUV as its First Independent Accredited Test Laboratory

 The Wi-SUN Alliance has announced its first independent Accredited Test Laboratory.  Effective January 2013, TUV Rheinland is the...