Keeping the lights on at the end of the tunnel

Smart Infrastructure

Keeping the lights on at the end of the tunnel

Tentative steps to ease restrictions across Europe will bring new challenges for DSOs

Operating a distribution network during a pandemic: the challenges and threats

Smart Infrastructure

Operating a distribution network during a pandemic: the challenges and threats

Overnight, COVID-19 lockdowns have transformed our economies and societies. How are DSOs responding?

Exploring a CCRO Group in Europe

Smart Infrastructure

Exploring a CCRO Group in Europe

As digitalisation revolutionises the energy industry, risk management strategies need to adapt to address emerging uncertainties and new risks

Asset Investment planning and management at National Grid

Smart Infrastructure

Asset Investment planning and management at National Grid

Power to the people: reinventing the grid

Energy Generation

Power to the people: reinventing the grid

Distributed renewables coupled with AI and machine learning offer a heady mix of possibilities for recasting the UK energy system into something that gives the customer ownership of costs and carbon, but practical problems remain. Stephen Cousins separates science fact from science fiction.

Tackling the thorny issue of EV battery waste

Smart Infrastructure

Tackling the thorny issue of EV battery waste

UK sustainable battery developer Aceleron joins forces with electric ATV expert Eco Charger to reuse 90% of its batteries and reduce e-waste.

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.

Trading the Future: How a virtual marketplace can facilitate the path to Net Zero

Smart Infrastructure

Trading the Future: How a virtual marketplace can facilitate the path to Net Zero

Nicolas Métivier, Platform Manager for the Cornwall Local Energy Market, explains how Centrica’s innovative trials can accelerate the energy transformation.

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

Smart Infrastructure

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.

The benefits of smart metering for water utilities

Smart Infrastructure

The benefits of smart metering for water utilities

How long-range wireless radio frequency technology for smart water meters is helping utilities increase efficiency and reduce waste.

India Smart Utility Week takes place in New Delhi

Smart Infrastructure

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.