Expert interview series

  • Digitalization -the next lever to creating value out of data
    Digitalization -the next lever to creating value out of data 10/29/2015

    Armed with new technology and transformed business models, utilities can drive the change.

    Today’s energy system is changing dramatically. The move from carbon based fuels to renewable energy, market deregulation, energy storage, decentralised generation, bidirectional power flow, growth in prosumer numbers and concern around environmental footprints are some of the main drivers of this change.

  • Centralizing OT Security Management For SCADA/ICS
    Centralizing OT Security Management For SCADA/ICS 10/22/2015

    The challenges of cyber hardening compliance and regulations require a cost-effective and efficient OT security management solution.

  • Utility As Energy Integrator
    Utility As Energy Integrator 10/7/2015

    IBM’s energy integrator envisions a demand, supply balancing role for the utility of the future.

  • From Utility To Energy Services
    From Utility To Energy Services 10/7/2015

    The utility transformation should be built on the customer experience, the operational process and the business model.

  • Wien Energie Becomes A Service Company
    Wien Energie Becomes A Service Company 10/5/2015

    Austria’s Wien Energie is adapting to the changing energy market with new services for customers.a

  • Helping New Entrants Gain a Competitive Edge
    Helping New Entrants Gain a Competitive Edge 10/1/2015

    New entrants to the energy sector can win market share by streamlining their operations and drawing on best practices.

  • Shifting Control In The Energy Landscape
    Shifting Control In The Energy Landscape 9/30/2015

    Demand Response and Energy Market Access solutions offer customers added functionality to help them stay in control of their electricity.

  • European Utility Week Promotes Fresh Thinking From The Outside-In
    European Utility Week Promotes Fresh Thinking From The Outside-In 9/18/2015

    This year’s European Utility Week will be focusing on the introduction of young talent and startups into the energy industry.

  • Innovation Takes RWE Towards The Future Energy System
    Innovation Takes RWE Towards The Future Energy System 8/21/2015

    Innovation is driving changes in the electricity sector in a way unparalleled in its history. New technologies and the new business models are disrupting the utility sector irrevocably to the extent that its appearance in say 2050 is a matter of scenario conjecture.

  • Young Talent Can Save Utilities From the ‘Death Spiral’
    Young Talent Can Save Utilities From the ‘Death Spiral’ 7/29/2015

    Significant change in the energy industry calls for a stimulation in innovation across all sectors and what better way than to tap new ideas from young and eager minds? A quote from philosopher and author Shunryu Suzuki echoes this: "In the beginner's mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert's mind there are few."