India Smart Utility Week takes place in New Delhi

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India Smart Utility Week takes place in New Delhi

The accelerating pace of activity underway in India’s smart grid development is evident from the comprehensive agenda and high-level participation in the India Smart Utility Week in New Delhi this week.

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.

Electron-led consortium wins BEIS award to develop a new flexibility exchange

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Electron-led consortium wins BEIS award to develop a new flexibility exchange

London-based energy technology company Electron has been awarded funding by the UK’s Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to lead a consortium to develop a multi-product flexibility exchange as part of the FleX competition.

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.

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.

Alliander tackles interoperability by open-sourcing platform with LF Energy

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Alliander tackles interoperability by open-sourcing platform with LF Energy

Dutch distribution system operator Alliander is open sourcing its platform, formerly known as Open Smart Grid Platform, under LF Energy’s umbrella to leverage collaborative development.

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.

Shell Foundation and Aceleron delivering clean and affordable off-grid energy in Africa

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Shell Foundation and Aceleron delivering clean and affordable off-grid energy in Africa

Africa could leap-frog other societies in developing energy storage as a service, says Dr Amrit Chandan, CEO of Aceleron.

Cyber security: defending the grid

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Cyber security: defending the grid

The recent stand-off between the US and Iran raised fears that the UK grid could be targeted by state-sponsored hackers. Network Magazine asked Professor Roger Kemp and Ahmed Kotb at the Institution of Engineering and Technology about the risks.

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.

Embracing disruption: how utilities can future-proof investment

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Embracing disruption: how utilities can future-proof investment

The shift in mindset required to deliver the kind of digital transformation required of the energy industry is already well underway, according to the latest Engerati podcast on disruptive technology.