Nowcasting solar electricity generation with AI
OpenClimate Fix is using artificial intelligence to predict how clouds affect solar electricity generation and will soon share some data and tools to enable researchers to develop innovative nowcasting algorithms.
In Focus Q&A: Ireland’s ESB reveals how AI is already adding value
Engerati spoke recently with ESB’s digital acceleration manager Colm Moriarty about how the company is benefitting from artificial intelligence in its smart metering fleet, the ethics of AI, and an update on its work with start-ups under the Free Electrons programme.
Israel and Germany team up to use AI for cyber security
Radiflow and the Fraunhofer Institute are looking for a large industrial production facility to host a pilot test as part of the research project.
AI for commercial edge: How Centrica is reaping the benefit
Engerati spoke recently with Centrica’s chief risk officer for energy marketing and trading Nazim Osmancik about how the company is using AI for price forecasting, retail brands Hive and BoilerIQ, as well as a fruitful partnership with Microsoft.
Software developers key to the 21st Century digital utility
Open source initiatives can help utilities with their digital transformation and becoming a software-defined industry beginning with the formation of their digital transformation teams and open source offices – find out more at LF Energy’s bootcamp.
Using AI to Accelerate Digital Transformation at Utilities
AI enables compelling use cases for utilities, but significant obstacles to successful deployment at scale remain
Estimating solar rooftop potential with artificial intelligence
Solar-estimate.org uses an AI powered tool to determine solar panel options for homeowners.
AI In Focus: Eurelectric on the latest ‘jawdropping breakthroughs’
Kristian Ruby, secretary general of the European electricity association Eurelectric, tells Engerati how AI will transform utility IT strategies and gives some insights into new use cases.
Flexibility management with artificial intelligence
Lyse and Smartly are demonstrating how flexibility can bring value to end customers in Norway
Transmission & Distribution
Fingrid pushes the boundaries of smart grid development
The Finnish TSO has selected Nokia to upgrade its telecommunication network and is working with several start-ups on innovative technologies.
For a smart technology strategy: focus on the quick wins
In the latest Engerati advisory board podcast series, three leading experts on energy digitalisation give their views on the latest developments in disruptive technology for the energy industry and challenges that need to be overcome for a sustainable energy transition: Dr Maher Chebbo, chief innovation officer at GE, Frederic Godemel, senior vice president at Schneider and Layla Sawyer, business analyst at digital solutions association smartEn.
Man and machine, hand in hand: the impact of AI on the future of work
Utilities are rushing to unlock the potential of artificial intelligence to positively transform operations and services. This landmark report from technology leaders at Cognizant and the Center for the Future of Work highlights the strategies needed to ensure challenges at the interface between technology and humans do not undermine AI’s enormous potential.