Drought Hits Brazil’s Power Supply

Energy Generation

Drought Hits Brazil’s Power Supply

Brazil’s ongoing drought is forcing power operators to turn to thermoelectric power to safeguard its dwindling hydroelectric power plant water storage levels.

Puerto Rico’s Wind of Change

Energy Generation

Puerto Rico’s Wind of Change

Puerto Rico moves closer to its renewable energy targets as it begins to harness its available renewable energy sources.

Squaring the data , analytics and processing circle: the elements of a solution.

Energy Generation

Squaring the data , analytics and processing circle: the elements of a solution.

The bottom line is that traditional enterprise database technologies will no longer suffice. The volume and complexity of data, when coupled with the levels of performance demanded from systems that use such data, have reached a point where simply spending more doing the same things better, faster, in greater volume has a marginal return.

Germany’s Energy Transformation Relies on Sluggish Grid Action Plan

Energy Generation

Germany’s Energy Transformation Relies on Sluggish Grid Action Plan

Germany’s ambitious energy transformation has the world’s attention but role-players will need to put plans in to action in order to meet fast-approaching energy targets. EU Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger recommends that Germany follows Spain’s example and forms one power network operator.

UK’s Power Shortage Looms

Energy Generation

UK’s Power Shortage Looms

The UK can expect power outages within three to four years if nothing is done to build new generating capacity.

Indonesia-Malaysia Power Transmission Line Plans Kick-Off

Energy Generation

Indonesia-Malaysia Power Transmission Line Plans Kick-Off

Malaysia and Indonesia can look forward to power-sharing as plans for the interconnecting transmission line are propelled in to action.

Investors Lose Confidence in Brazil’s Power Sector

Energy Generation

Investors Lose Confidence in Brazil’s Power Sector

As Brazil’s government cuts power bills in a bid to help struggling consumers, utilities begin to lose investors.

Providing more advanced energy management solutions a Toshiba interview

Energy Generation

Providing more advanced energy management solutions a Toshiba interview

Exclusive interview with Takeshi Yokota, Executive Officer Corporate Vice President, Social Infrastructure Systems Company, Toshiba Corporation. Toshiba and Landis+Gyr are joint platinum sponsors at Metering, Billing/CRM Europe.

Interview with Sergey Bakulin, Energy Practice Program Manager, Luxoft

Energy Generation

Interview with Sergey Bakulin, Energy Practice Program Manager, Luxoft

Luxoft is Working in Russia mostly on projects to enable ageing infrastructure to work more efficiently

Africa’s Energy Projects Receive Financial Boost

Energy Generation

Africa’s Energy Projects Receive Financial Boost

US-based Blackstone Group will invest in Africa’s energy projects as the continent’s energy demand escalates.

Focus on designing the right solution the first time

Energy Generation

Focus on designing the right solution the first time

Interview with Martin Speiermann, VP Sales and Marketing, PowerSense, gold sponsors at this year’s Transmission & Distribution/Smart Grids Europe.