Data & Analytics

News and in-depth analysis of the data & analytics side of the energy sector. This includes current energy trends, energy market drivers and growth opportunities across the energy value chain. Articles focus on the increased adoption of smart utilities and smart grids by energy companies and the need for big data solutions. We focus on how you can use data gathered from smart devices to analyse customer behaviour and how smart devices help energy enterprises to deploy condition-based maintenance programmes. Lastly, we also write about the improvement of forecasting and scheduling of assets.

federal Gas Tax Fund

LaSalle recognised for directing tax money towards smart meter rollout

A town in Canada has been recognised for investing federal tax funds in replacing ageing water meters with digital models. The Town of LaSalle has...
robin hood energy

ComEd digitises rollout and management of smart streetlights

US energy provider ComEd has partnered with smart utility solutions firm TerraGo to improve management of smart streetlights. The solutions firm has supplied the energy...
Aquaflow Utilities

Johnson Controls helps Yazoo to deploy smart water meters

The Public Service Commission of Yazoo in the US state of Mississippi has partnered with technology firm Johnson Controls to implement a smart water...
enedis

Landis+Gyr expands smart meter partnership with French utility

Landis+Gyr has been a trusted partner of Enedis for the Linky project since 2007 when work first began to upgrade all 35 million residential...
Fort Carson

US Army develops largest battery energy storage system

The US' largest stand-alone battery energy storage system ever to be developed at an army base is being installed at Fort Carson, El Paso...
austin water

UK utility selects Eliq to engage with AMI consumers

E, a British owned energy supplier based in Birmingham, UK has contracted Eliq to deliver its next-generation mobile app. The app is due to be...
cyber resilience

$8 billion investment insufficient to fight cyberthreats, ABI Research

The modernization of utility infrastructures is enabling increased efficiencies and reliability through digitization, connectivity, and IT-based approaches. Smart cyber assets are transforming both power...
EIB

Drug Enforcement to save $9.2 million in energy cost

The US Drug Enforcement Administration has signed an energy savings performance contract (ESPC) with smart energy firm Ameresco. The ESPC will help the government agency...
utilities

Utility co-op optimises network for smart grid and telco services

Bandera Electric Cooperative has partnered with communications firm Calix to provide its consumers with smart grid and internet services. The utility built and launched its...
AI i

Artificial intelligence and new blood

According to recent research, 50% of the current utility staff will be retiring over the next couple of years and this is potentially a...

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