Artificial Intelligence

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.

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

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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.

In Focus Q&A: Capgemini on the opportunities and challenges of AI in the energy sector

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In Focus Q&A: Capgemini on the opportunities and challenges of AI in the energy sector

Engerati spoke recently with Capgemini’s Joanne Peplow, UK AI COE Lead, Insights & Data.

Improving network efficiency with Ericsson’s AI-powered Energy Infrastructure Operations

Energy Retail

Improving network efficiency with Ericsson’s AI-powered Energy Infrastructure Operations

A new energy management solution in operation in Myanmar cuts energy use, emissions and outages in telecom networks.

EU Commission seeks comment on AI policy

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EU Commission seeks comment on AI policy

The European Commission is asking for comments on regulatory policy options for artificial intelligence in a white paper published this week.

Nowcasting solar electricity generation with AI

Energy Generation

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Using AI to Accelerate Digital Transformation at Utilities

AI enables compelling use cases for utilities, but significant obstacles to successful deployment at scale remain