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Operating a distribution network during a pandemic: the challenges and threats

Smart Infrastructure

Operating a distribution network during a pandemic: the challenges and threats

Overnight, COVID-19 lockdowns have transformed our economies and societies. How are DSOs responding?

Transforming asset investment processes

Transmission & Distribution

Transforming asset investment processes

Creating integrated investment planning, management and governance approaches which are fit for the future

Exploring a CCRO Group in Europe

Smart Infrastructure

Exploring a CCRO Group in Europe

As digitalisation revolutionises the energy industry, risk management strategies need to adapt to address emerging uncertainties and new risks

NGGT’s new asset investment modelling approach

Transmission & Distribution

NGGT’s new asset investment modelling approach

Leaders from the UK gas network share insights into a recent project to develop a new asset investment modelling approach and support better business planning for its upcoming regulatory period.

Power to the people: reinventing the grid

Energy Generation

Power to the people: reinventing the grid

Distributed renewables coupled with AI and machine learning offer a heady mix of possibilities for recasting the UK energy system into something that gives the customer ownership of costs and carbon, but practical problems remain. Stephen Cousins separates science fact from science fiction.

Tackling the thorny issue of EV battery waste

Smart Infrastructure

Tackling the thorny issue of EV battery waste

UK sustainable battery developer Aceleron joins forces with electric ATV expert Eco Charger to reuse 90% of its batteries and reduce e-waste.

US Clean Peak Standards create opportunity for storage and optimising software

Energy Generation

US Clean Peak Standards create opportunity for storage and optimising software

A new rule coming into effect in Massachusetts in June will award credit for clean energy that captures peak demand.

IBM: Are we asking enough of AI?

Smart Infrastructure

IBM: Are we asking enough of AI?

The energy industry’s journey into the world of artificial intelligence is off the starting block, but other sectors are racing ahead as they recognise AI possibilities that go far beyond incremental efficiency improvements, says Laura Colvine, Energy, Environment and Utilities Industry Leader, IBM Europe.

ESMIG: Benefits of smart meters for consumers can be increased

Energy Retail

ESMIG: Benefits of smart meters for consumers can be increased

The UK is leading Europe in smart meter installation progress in terms of implementing consumer tools, according to a study by the ASSET Project.

Trading the Future: How a virtual marketplace can facilitate the path to Net Zero

Smart Infrastructure

Trading the Future: How a virtual marketplace can facilitate the path to Net Zero

Nicolas Métivier, Platform Manager for the Cornwall Local Energy Market, explains how Centrica’s innovative trials can accelerate the energy transformation.

Verbund testing different AI technologies for both generation and retail use cases

Smart Infrastructure

Verbund testing different AI technologies for both generation and retail use cases

Engerati speaks with the utility’s digital unit leader about hiring strategy, technology decision-making, and hydrogen and electromobility projects.