E-Newsletter No : 48


No: 48 - December 2017

Turkey lowers limit of power users to switch suppliers
Turkey's Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EMRA) decreased the usage limit for electricity customers to become eligible to switch suppliers from 2,400 kilowatt-hours to 2,000 kilowatt-hours, EMRA said Friday. From 2018, customers who use more than 2,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity per year will qualify as eligible customers who have the right to move to a power supplier of their choice.
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Turkey's electricity tariff customers rise in November
The number of electricity consumers who are able to exercise their right to buy electricity from their preferred provider increased by 1.03 percent in November compared to October, according to the latest Energy Exchange Istanbul (EXIST) data on Monday.
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The IEA Energy Efficiency Indicators Database

Having reliable data and indicators on how energy is used is key to informing and monitoring the effectiveness of energy efficiency policies. Highlighting the importance of such data, the IEA has for the first time published an Energy Efficiency Indicators database with annual data from 2000 to 2015.
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New York dedicates $3.5 million on research to accelerate the use of electric vehicles
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced a $3.5 million investment for innovative research and development proposals to scale-up the deployment of electric vehicles and minimise barriers to this technology.

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Smart Charging: Steering the Charge, Driving the Change

The power system is in the midst of transformative change. The EU’s short-term 2020 and medium-term 2030 agenda for emissions reductions, increased renewables penetration and efficiency improvements is fostering the development of decentralised generation and electric vehicles (EVs). To integrate the flows of the new sources of supply and the new forms of demand, the power system will need to become smarter.

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Source: EMRA

3rd ELDER R&D in Energy Workshop
December 19 2017 / Ankara, Turkey

ELDER 2nd International Safety and Health at Work Congress
February 15 – 17, 2018 / Antalya

20. Electricity Power Conference
19-22 March 2018 / USA
IoT EurAsia 2018
April 12, 2018 / İstanbul

ICSG Istanbul 2018
April 25 – 26, 2018 / Istanbul Congress Center