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...
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...
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...
This CGI blog post discusses the ideal capabilities in a solution to modernize debt collections.
Instead of inanimate objects, utilities view their assets as “customers” with needs, a sense of urgency and an important role to play in the value chain.

Utilities Digital Journey Insights (Part 3): Data, the new “digital capital” - Going beyond the hype of advanced analytics and AI

Ana Domingues Ana Domingues

2018-10-31 This series of blog posts builds on the 2018 CGI Client Global Insights, providing insights into how utilities are making progress toward digital transformation. The findings and perspectives are based...

How utilities are getting creative to find new revenue streams

Ana Domingues Ana Domingues

2018-10-15 the acceleration of the energy transition and digitalization, coupled with continuous and profound regulatory changes, is altering conventional roles and profiles, causing the business models of traditional incumbents to evolve...

Utilities Digital Journey Insights (Part 2): Unlocking executive priorities for innovation

Ana Domingues Ana Domingues

2018-08-21 This series of blog posts builds on the 2018 CGI Client Global Insights, providing insights into how utilities are making progress toward digital transformation. The findings and perspectives are based...

Utilities Digital Journey Insights (Part 1): Why are utilities playing catch-up in the race to digitally transform?

Ana Domingues Ana Domingues

2018-08-06 Becoming a digital organization continues to gain momentum across all industries, with most organizations at the tipping point of transformation.

Not all blockchains are created equal when it comes to energy consumption

Sjors Hijgenaar Sjors Hijgenaar

2018-05-16 This blog shares how each blockchain/DLT platform has characteristics that support certain use cases better than others, and that require different levels of energy consumption.