So Duke and Cisco teamed up back in 2009 to;
“Cisco, working closely with Duke Energy, will develop a highly refined, end-to-end, smart grid communications architecture – one that both companies believe will be among the most comprehensive and interoperable in the electric utility industry.”
And here is what Duke has today:
Please note page 6.
If you are wondering who makes Duke’s smart-grid communications Node “the iphone of the grid”. Please see pages 19, 20, 21, from this JUNE 2011 Smart-Grid presentation in Mexico.
You will also notice AMBIENT’S node displayed in the Duke Energy presentation in CHINA:
My guess is Cisco will use Ambient technology in the BC Hydro deal. Or Cisco will just buy Ambient.
Facts with Links.
Looks like the big dog @ Duke/Progress is ...
Hmmm, Ambient trades <5k shares/day and has no analyst coverage. In this market, the last place I would put my money is in a stock that is not liquid. Given the low number of shares traded, anyone can manipulate the price of that stock. Just my opinion....