Under this contract, SPPA, which is a member of the Singapore Power Group and owns the electricity transmission and distribution assets in Singapore, will deploy Silver Spring's IPv6-based wireless networking platform across its service territory.
Silver Spring has also partnered with STEE-Infocomm, a division of Singapore Technologies and a recognized leader in implementing smart infrastructure, for this project. STEE-Infocomm will provide a variety of implementation and logistics support.
Silver Spring's Smart Energy Platform includes hardware, software and services and is based on an open IPv6 network, enabling continuous secure communication between utilities and their consumers. The networking platform can be rapidly scaled, allowing utilities of all sizes and across all geographies to expand their smart grid services offerings.
Silver Spring Networks is a networking platform and solutions provider for smart energy networks. Silver Spring Networks customers include utilities such as Baltimore Gas & Electric, CitiPower & Powercor, Commonwealth Edison, CPS Energy, Florida Power & Light, Jemena Electricity Networks Limited, Pacific Gas & Electric, Pepco Holdings, Inc. and Progress Energy, among others.