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The energy sector needs to stop seeing blockchain as a disruption

The energy sector needs to stop seeing blockchain as a disruption Across both sides of the blockchain aisle — both industries contemplating the technology’s implications and evangelists advocating its adoption — people often describe blockchain as the next big disruptor. Skeptics tend to see such claims of blockchain-based disruption as overblown, while the pro-blockchain community … Continue reading The energy sector needs to stop seeing blockchain as a disruption

Utilities Collaborate on Open-Source Software

Utilities Collaborate on Open-Source Software The electric utility industry is increasingly challenged by external drivers such as regulatory obligations and mandates as well as competitors who want to disintermediate utility customers from their current energy provider. Distribution system operator (DSO) models and aggregator participation are challenging the status quo for utility business models. The utility … Continue reading Utilities Collaborate on Open-Source Software

As China Challenges The U.S. in AI, Big Data And Machine Learning Are Reshaping The Energy Industry

As China Challenges The U.S. in AI, Big Data And Machine Learning Are Reshaping The Energy Industry Machine learning, Big Data, and automation are revolutionizing global industry – and the energy sector is no exception. Innovation is driving technological progress, boosting economic efficiency, creating smarter business operations, and leading to more resilient infrastructure. It’s why … Continue reading As China Challenges The U.S. in AI, Big Data And Machine Learning Are Reshaping The Energy Industry

Innovations in Grid Batteries, Solar Panels, Pumped Hydro, Lithium Batteries, and Thermal Energy Storage, 2019 Study

Innovations in Grid Batteries, Solar Panels, Pumped Hydro, Lithium Batteries, and Thermal Energy Storage, 2019 Study The “Innovations in Grid Batteries, Solar Panels, Pumped Hydro, Lithium Batteries, and Thermal Energy Storage” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This edition of the Energy and Power Systems TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers innovations in various forms … Continue reading Innovations in Grid Batteries, Solar Panels, Pumped Hydro, Lithium Batteries, and Thermal Energy Storage, 2019 Study

West Coast’s triple-digit heat wave drives statewide energy conservation effort

West Coast’s triple-digit heat wave drives statewide energy conservation effort As California faces a record-breaking heat wave that is expected to last through Thursday, state officials have urged residents not to turn down the thermostat so as to conserve as much energy as possible. The California Independent System Operator Corporation (ISO) issued a statewide Flex … Continue reading West Coast’s triple-digit heat wave drives statewide energy conservation effort

#Flex_Alert – a call for energy conservation – in effect today

Flex Alert – a call for energy conservation – in effect today FOLSOM, Calif. – Due to high temperatures and high energy demand, the California Independent System Operator Corporation (ISO) has issued a statewide Flex Alert calling for voluntary electricity conservation from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. today. Consumers are urged to conserve electricity especially … Continue reading #Flex_Alert – a call for energy conservation – in effect today

As #Ohio Senate nears vote on nuke subsidy bill, PJM finds closing plants could save $1.6B

As Ohio Senate nears vote on nuke subsidy bill, PJM finds closing plants could save $1.6B The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission and Ohio Consumers’ Counsel requested the PJM report to illustrate the impacts of nuclear plant retirements on both market prices and emissions. The focus was on giving the utilities and energy commission “unbiased data … Continue reading As #Ohio Senate nears vote on nuke subsidy bill, PJM finds closing plants could save $1.6B