Internet of Things (IoT)

Augmented reality – promise of utility value

Energy Retail

Augmented reality – promise of utility value

Augmented reality is emerging as a technology with many use cases for energy sector utilities.

Bluetooth 5 is coming – what are the benefits for utility applications?

Energy Generation

Bluetooth 5 is coming – what are the benefits for utility applications?

Longer range, faster speeds, and low energy consumption - Engerati asks module and chip expert u-blox about the promise of the new wireless technology standard.

Industrial computing: How systems are adapting to decentralised grids

Energy Generation

Industrial computing: How systems are adapting to decentralised grids

Three major technology adoptions are making decentralised computing a reality. Advantech’s Tim Munro tells Engerati more.

Opinion: Drowning in data? Tackle it at the edge, not in the cloud

Transmission & Distribution

Opinion: Drowning in data? Tackle it at the edge, not in the cloud

Don't dump data in the cloud; process it at the edge, says Daniel Quant, Vice President of Product Management & Strategic Marketing at Multi-Tech Systems.

Cybersecurity – is your utility prepared?

Energy Retail

Cybersecurity – is your utility prepared?

Energy utility executives believe a crippling cyber attack is likely in next five years, Accenture study finds.

Blockchain and IoT – looking towards industry standards

Transmission & Distribution

Blockchain and IoT – looking towards industry standards

Engerati investigates the industry alliances that are advancing blockchain for the energy sector.

Energy data exchange – key to future market development

Energy Retail

Energy data exchange – key to future market development

The IEC has adopted ENTSO-E’s Common Grid Model Exchange Specification as an international specification for electricity data exchange.

The digital electricity utility – enabled on the blockchain

Energy Retail

The digital electricity utility – enabled on the blockchain

Blockchain opens the way for a digital energy retailer to bring wholesale market benefits to residential consumers.

Opinion: If you're not 'doing' data, forget about digital commerce

Energy Retail

Opinion: If you're not 'doing' data, forget about digital commerce

In a second guest article, Keith Brody, Head of Communications at DigitalRoute, shares the benefits of mastering data.

5G – what will it bring to the energy sector?

Energy Generation

5G – what will it bring to the energy sector?

5G should enable the next wave of smart grid and energy efficiency along with other benefits within the energy sector.

Tapping into public connectivity – why utilities are becoming ‘asset lighter’

Energy Retail

Tapping into public connectivity – why utilities are becoming ‘asset lighter’

A recent Ericsson smart meter deal highlights a trend to sharing communication networks to cut rollout costs.