Utility communications networks – how strategies are changing

Transmission & Distribution

Utility communications networks – how strategies are changing

Nokia opens its library of use cases to comment on how utilities are managing transformation.

Time on the smart grid

Energy Retail

Time on the smart grid

US power system specialists have started investigating alternatives for power system time synchronisation.

Utility view – Santi Martinez Farrero speaks

Energy Generation

Utility view – Santi Martinez Farrero speaks

“A utility without a battery is like a dog with three legs,” says Santi Martinez Farrero, CEO of Estabanell Energia.

Europe – the challenges for flexibility

Energy Retail

Europe – the challenges for flexibility

Flexibility is needed on implementing a framework for demand side flexibility in Europe.

How are asset-heavy industries monetising data? Lessons for utilities

Transmission & Distribution

How are asset-heavy industries monetising data? Lessons for utilities

Data analytics is transforming other asset-based industries' daily operations and commercial models. How could it impact the utility sector?

Leading UK water utilities demonstrate the power of predictive analytics

Energy Generation

Leading UK water utilities demonstrate the power of predictive analytics

Yorkshire Water and United Utilities are using real-time operational data to solve real business problems. Engerati went to the OSIsoft User Conference to hear more.

Do CHP and gas engine manufacturers need to avoid USA?

Transmission & Distribution

Do CHP and gas engine manufacturers need to avoid USA?

Utility transformation is hard but Oracle Utilities has a blueprint

Transmission & Distribution

Utility transformation is hard but Oracle Utilities has a blueprint

Oracle Utilities and Navigant Research have compiled a utility innovation roadmap. Engerati takes a look.

Opinion: The case for communication – Are all network sensors necessary?

Energy Retail

Opinion: The case for communication – Are all network sensors necessary?

Distribution network sensors and communication modules have many advantages, but not for every piece of equipment. Chris McCarthy, Managing Director, S&C Electric UK Holdings, explains.

Substation automation: How to calculate the bandwidth you need

Energy Retail

Substation automation: How to calculate the bandwidth you need

Follow this practical step-by-step guide to assessing substation data capacity needs and designing a network around them.

DEWA leads the rise of the robots in energy

Energy Retail

DEWA leads the rise of the robots in energy

Robots are becoming an increasingly important component in utility operations across the globe.

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