Robots Become the Customer of the Future for Utilities

Build the Grid for Robots – Your New Customer!

By: Eamonn McCormick, Chief Architect, Energy Blockchain Consortium, LLC and Stuart McCafferty, Managing Director, Black & Veatch Management Consulting The energy industry is about to be reshaped by a new robotic customer. Look around! The robots are coming and they are here to stay. The growth in robotics and artificial intelligence is quickly finding its way into everyday life. From consumer products to transportation to how we are targeted for advertisements, AI and robots are

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5 Questions Utilities Should Ask Themselves

Featured in T&D World By John Chevrette and Ed Walsh September 11, 2018 As more customer move toward adopting distributed generation, the debate centers around who should bear the cost of maintaining central generation, transmission and distribution. The energy ecosystem is changing, reshaped by the emergence of distributed clean energy, increased competition from new technologies and service providers, evolving customer expectations, and new opportunities for serving those customers. As traditional business models evolve, electric utilities

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Ready to Embrace Opportunities in Digital Infrastructure?

VIDEO: Accelerating the Smart City Transformation Every second, the Internet of Things produces staggering amounts of information. But what does it tell us about our power, water and telecommunications networks, and where does all of that data go? Its time for solutions that put you back in control. As a member of BVKN, our members have the opportunity to engage in a variety of IoT related projects and even explore the new frontier of digital

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