energycioinsights

Preparing for the New Energy Landscape

Scott Higgins, Director, Utility Distributed Energy and Microgrids, Schneider Electric

Preparing for the New Energy Landscape

The steady increase in energy consumption across North America is forcing consumers to contend with high and variable energy costs and utilities into increase grid investments.

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A Customer-Centric Approach to Grid-Connected Distributed Energy Resources

Rodger Smith, SVP & GM, Oracle Utilities

A Customer-Centric Approach to Grid-Connected Distributed Energy Resources

Electric utilities—like all utilities—are in the service business. For many years, that was a straightforward, one-way delivery process: the utility provided electricity to its customers, and the customers paid the utility for the service....

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Protecting the Grid from Collapsing

Andrew Johnston, Chief Evangelist, ResilientGrid and Director, Navigant Consulting

Protecting the Grid from Collapsing

With most Puerto Ricans going into month three without power, and recent reports about Russian and Chinese cyber activities in North America, let us then pause for a moment and talk about collapse.

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The Power of Prediction through Grid Analytics

Soorya Kuloor, CTO, Advanced Grid Analytics, Landis+Gyr

The Power of Prediction through Grid Analytics

Distribution utilities are increasingly adopting analytics products into their enterprise IT portfolios. Analytics use cases are focused towards very diverse areas including finance, enterprise and customers....

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Innovation with Pressure Control Intelligence Systems

Matt Green, Engineering Manager for Technology and Innovation, Weir Oil and Gas

Innovation with Pressure Control Intelligence Systems

Safety is a major concern across all industries. However, in the oil and gas space, ensuring the safety of personnel and protection of the environment is paramount.

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Blockchain: A Solution to Critical Challenges in Multiple Industries

Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy, Technology Fellow & Chief Data Scientist, Halliburton, and Adjunct Professor, Oklahoma State University

Kavita Priydarshy, Founder, Sahas, LLC.

Blockchain: A Solution to Critical Challenges in Multiple Industries

Critical infrastructures like energy sector faces many challenges. One of the top problems is cyber-attacks for various nefarious reasons. Even oil and gas industry is a target of similar cyber-attacks.

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Leveraging Data to Aid the Finance Community

Leah Ramirez, Director of EG Analytics and Decision Support, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Leveraging Data to Aid the Finance Community

First, our team developed an approach to the solution: define the taxonomy, align the organization, and build the process and tools to deliver revenue and margin information daily without bias.

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Coming to Grips with Analytics on Big Data at Duke Energy

Norv Clontz, Director, Grid Analytics, Duke Energy Corporation

Coming to Grips with Analytics on Big Data at Duke Energy

In 2014, Duke Energy established an Analytics Competency Center in the Grid Solutionsorganization with the charter to apply analytics to grid data in support of business decisionmaking.

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Software as a Service (SaaS)

Tom Bland, Director, Business Technology Services, Cobb EMC

Software as a Service (SaaS)

Cobb EMC made a strategic decision in 2014 to migrate away from a Customer Care and Billing System that was hosted and managed “in-house” to a service based solution.

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Smart Grid's Trojan Horse: Actions to Consider

Doug Morrill, Associate Director, Navigant [NCI]

Matthew Blizard, Director Energy, Navigant [NCI]

Smart Grid's Trojan Horse: Actions to Consider

It is troubling that recent Internet hacks that affected popular websites in the United States are being received with surprise.

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