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Peter Warren
Peter Warren

Global events accelerate the need for local energy supply strategies

2022-03-30 The tragic humanitarian and economic crisis resulting from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine will have both long- and short-term impacts on the energy supply chain as nations reevaluate their energy security and sovereignty postures.

Pedro Carmo
Pedro Carmo

The green road ahead for oil and gas

2021-06-23 With mounting consumer pressure, scientific evidence and support from influential governments to address climate change concerns, it is rapidly becoming apparent that for oil and gas companies around the world, there is no other road to take than the green...

Michaël van der Haven
Michaël van der Haven

Mobilizing the data revolution in energy

2021-06-07 There is a revolution underway in the oil and gas industry. This sector has decades of experience in collecting and analyzing all kinds of data — from seismic data to data from the pump where you fill up or recharge...

Ed Bruintjes
Ed Bruintjes

Will the pandemic impact the energy transition?

2020-08-27 The COVID-19 pandemic has caused energy and fossil consumption to plummet and has driven the oil price to historic lows. Production needed to be lowered and in some cases stopped to stabilize the market amid the crisis.

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CGI’s Utilities Practice

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

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 local energy communities the answer? The current energy system is...

Ansuman Patnaik
Ansuman Patnaik

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

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 energy program, energy markets and digitalization, what stood out was...

CGI’s Cybersecurity Practice
CGI’s Cybersecurity Practice

OT-IT convergence brings opportunities and risk

2017-06-01 Operational technology (OT) or industrial control systems (ICS) are responsible for keeping the power on and water and gas flowing to support essential services for consumers, industry and governments. As technology advances, utilities are introducing Internet connections (IT) to their...