energycioinsights

How Do We Manage the Complexity of the Electric Grid?

Eugene Litvinov, Chief Technologist, ISO New England Inc.

How Do We Manage the Complexity of the Electric Grid?

Power Industry is facing revolutionary changes. The direction of the US Government to low carbon footprint and, as a consequence, high penetration of Renewable Energy Resources and Smart Grid Technologies are completely transforming planning a...

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iPort: Enhancing Communication and Keeping Information Current and Easily Available

Ed Bodie, Information Technology Manager, Santee Cooper

iPort: Enhancing Communication and Keeping Information Current and Easily Available

Santee Cooper is an 82-year-old electric and water utility with approximately 1,730 employees and facilities across the entire state of South Carolina.

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Microgrid: Journey from Critical Infrastructure to Premium Power

Shay Bahramirad, Director of Smart Grid and Technology, ComEd

Aleksi Paaso, Sr Smart Grid Specialist, ComEd

Microgrid: Journey from Critical Infrastructure to Premium Power

Many believe that the energy industry is going through radical changes where the traditional practices and business models will need to be carefully revisited.

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Using Pragmatic Analytical Tools to Advance Performance in Pipeline Companies

Lee Laviolette, Managing Director and Global Oil & Gas Leader, Navigant Consulting

Using Pragmatic Analytical Tools to Advance Performance in Pipeline Companies

For decades, executives asked “What is the value of automation?” in areas like remote tank farms and manifolds. To many, making those investments was a leap of faith.

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Advanced Data Analytics Turning Data into Actions for Energy Utilities

Lynn Barnes, VP, Data Analytics & Insights, Ameren

Advanced Data Analytics Turning Data into Actions for Energy Utilities

To deliver safe, reliable, and affordable energy, Ameren relies on the hard work and dedication of our 8600 co-workers to manage and operate a variety of energy centers, tens of thousands of miles of wiring and gas mains.

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The Future of Technology in Unconventional Shale Production

Jeff Foster, President & CEO, MicroSeismic

The Future of Technology in Unconventional Shale Production

In the current price environment surrounding the Oil and Gas industry, operators are looking for ways to cost effectively maximize drainage from unconventional reservoirs.c

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Concentrating Solar Power with Thermal Energy Storage

Bill Gould, CTO, SolarReserve

Concentrating Solar Power with Thermal Energy Storage

Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) with Thermal Energy Storage (TES) technology utilizes large tracking mirrors to focus sunlight onto a heat exchanger, where the sun’s thermal energy is captured in a fluid.

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Getting Down to Business: The Industrial Internet of Things

Prith Banerjee, EVP & CTO, Schneider Electric

Getting Down to Business: The Industrial Internet of Things

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) describes a world in which more and more machines, devices and processes are sensor-enabled, connected and able to share information about their current state and the environment in which they operate....

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Paving the Way to a More Profitable Power Plant with Operations & Maintenance Services

Paul McElhinney, President & CEO, GE’s Power Services business, GE Power [NYSE:GE]

Paving the Way to a More Profitable Power Plant with Operations & Maintenance Services

Today’s energy landscape looks drastically different than in years past, and it is certain to continue to evolve to ensure more reliable and available power to more people.

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Using Information to Feed the World

Joe Krkoska, Director-Supply Chain, Dow AgroSciences

Using Information to Feed the World

In history books of the future, today’s society will be portrayed as a period of unprecedented information availability that enabled productivity increases as significant as the global industrial revolution.

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