Paris, France, September 19, 2013 – Two years after the formation of G3-PLC Alliance, during the Strategic Steering Committee meeting, the Chairman, General Secretary and Treasurer have been elected for the next two years. The new officers have been members of the G3-PLC Alliance since its launch in...

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Mainz-Kastel, Germany, May 31st, 2013 — Elster has announced it will present as well as be running live demonstrations of its G3 PLC Solution at this year’s Smart Grid Paris 2013. The G3 PLC Solution is Elster’s latest smart metering platform, and provides a complete end-to-end secure infrastructure...

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Paris, October 8, 2012 - The G3-PLC Alliance announced the interoperability process for the PHY layer is completely defined. A first implementation of the process led to a final plug fest where 5 implementations – from Freescale, Maxim, Renesas, STMicroelectronics, Texas Instruments - were shown to...

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Following ITU standardization, utilities, equipment manufacturers, test labs and semiconductor makers join the Alliance

May 4, 2012 – The G3-PLC Alliance announced today that eleven new members have joined the international alliance whose goal is to promote the G3-PLC communications standard. These...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands (September 30, 2011) -- Twelve major players in the smart grid industry are announcing a new global partnership at the Metering Europe Conference in Amsterdam (October 4 - 6, 2011) to support the deployment of the new power line communications protocol called G3-PLC. The...

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PISCATAWAY, N.J., USA, 19 May 2011

IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) today announced the IEEE P1901.2TM Low Frequency (less than 500 kHz) Narrow Band Power Line Communications Working Group (WG) made significant progress with the draft standard during its recent meeting in Las Vegas,11-15 April....

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Sunnyvale, CA—May 9, 2011

Maxim’s G3-PLC™ chipset provides the confidence of prestandard compliance, while built-in robustness mechanisms substantially reduce infrastructure costs over other narrowband approaches.

http://www.maxim-ic.com/company/press_room/product.cfm/id/1816

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Maxim Integrated Products showcases energy-measurement designs featuring Maxim's home energy measurement and G3-PLC™ powerline data communications for the smart grid.

 

 

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IBERDROLA and EDRF have decided to join efforts towards an open PLC — Power Line Communications — standard that brings true interoperability to smart metering. To accomplish such an ambitious goal, IBERDROLA will assemble a team of experts to define a common PLC telecommunications profile. The...

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After a long series of successful tests, ERDF has just finalized the detailed specifications of this new <<G3-PLC>>, which will help strengthen system performance by increasing the data rate (for meter readings, change of power and installation commissioning orders, etc.) and decrease the impact of...

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