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.
The 2018 CGI Client Global Insights reveal that utilities recognize data as the new “digital capital.” Yet, they also indicate that utilities are still in the early stages of exploiting...
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...
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...
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.

What personal health strategies can teach us about utility asset health (part 1)

Dave Powers Dave Powers

2018-01-05 Studies on corporate wellness programs have shown that companies that proactively focus on improving employee health and well-being see significant benefits including a reduction in lost work days and employee...

Navigating the energy transition successfully to secure the future supply of energy

Dorita Goeijenbier Dorita Goeijenbier

2017-10-04 For some time now, many commercial and government organizations have acknowledged the urgent need to transform into a sustainable, low-carbon society. The inevitability of the energy transition has driven many...

Electrification: a lottery ticket that utilities must claim

Ana Domingues Ana Domingues

2017-09-27 Utilities face a fundamental dilemma. Due to unprecedented pressure to support the move to an energy-efficient and low-carbon system, they face the paradox of encouraging consumers to consume less of...

Securing the electricity network: Understanding the unique ICS environment of a utility

Hans Marcus Hans Marcus

2017-06-22 In January this year, what was believed to be a switching mistake at a high-voltage station near Amsterdam in the Netherlands, caused a complete blackout in the capital and a...