November 19, 2018

Why ‘behind the meter’ exposes what’s wrong with utility thinking

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An array of new technologies are primed to change the way that utilities do business and interact with customers. Here, Wayne Pales, GM Technology Strategy at the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO), discusses how current energy operating models require major revisions to be compatible with the grid of the future. Ahead of his appearance at…

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November 8, 2018

Lessons from Nigel Watson, the UK’s water wizard

Lessons from the UK's water wizard

With Australian utilities engaged in domestic challenges ranging from grid modernisation to tightening regulation, it’s easy to forget that many utility operators around the world have faced similar obstacles — and may have ideas about how to overcome them. Here, Nigel Watson, Group Information Services Director at northern England’s Northumbrian Water, touches on key points…

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