The energy transition is driving a shift toward the increasing use of distributed energy resources (DERs). DERs are smaller power-generation resources, usually located on the consumer side, that provide energy...
In a couple of weeks, we will host the much-awaited annual CGI Central Market Debate . Now in its eighth year, the event brings together global energy experts and influencers...
BY : Sjors Hijgenaar and Adriaan Bijl In an earlier blog post, we addressed blockchain energy dependency . This time we take a look at blockchain storage requirements. Indeed, blockchain’s...
I recently visited the old Philips industrial complex in Eindhoven in the Netherlands. It’s where I was invited as a student, along with a group of other young engineers, for...
To gain the true value of digital transformation, utilities are embracing more dynamic and autonomous organizational structures that enable them to make decisions closer to the customer.

Embracing digital technologies to build a low-carbon society: Are local energy communities the answer?

Jonathan Hobelman Jonathan Hobelman

2019-03-11 The European Union (EU) aims to become carbon neutral by 2050. This means pushing the envelope to find new and smarter ways to achieve this challenging climate change target. Are...

Utilities Digital Journey Insights (Part 4): Utilities’ pursuit of new business models accelerates

Ana Domingues Ana Domingues

2019-02-19 In Texas, community solar farms enable citizens to contribute to a greener environment. In Europe, if one owns solar panels but not a battery, E.ON Solarcloud offers the option of...

European Utility Week 2018: Top 5 takeaways and the call to ‘journey together’

Ansuman Patnaik Ansuman Patnaik

2019-01-28 This ancient African proverb sums up, quite accurately, the sentiment at the recently concluded European Utility Week (EUW) 2018. Among the event’s numerous sessions and conversations on the low carbon...

Having your debt collections cake and eating it, too

Phil Skinner Philip Skinner

2019-01-14 This CGI blog post discusses the ideal capabilities in a solution to modernize debt collections.

Having your debt collections cake and eating it, too

Philip Skinner Philip Skinner

2019-01-14 This CGI blog post discusses the ideal capabilities in a solution to modernize debt collections.