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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...

Dave Mayers
Dave Mayers

Transforming the grid: Four key benefits of an effective cloud strategy for utilities

2021-05-07 For many years, we have heard about the benefits of moving key enterprise applications to the cloud. The story goes: cloud providers can pass along cost savings, leveraging massive scaled infrastructure, such as servers and database storage, shared across multiple...

Peter Warren
Peter Warren

Listening to the Voice of Our Clients: Utilities culture shifts are improving agility and innovation

2021-04-05 Utilities are accelerating change to address near-term challenges. But also, they must plan for large-scale shifts in areas such as talent resourcing, austerity and lengthened recovery, offerings and partnership evolution and more.

Rich Hampshire
Rich Hampshire

A game changer for net zero: Climate-related financial disclosures

2021-02-24 This CGI blog post discusses new pressures on companies to identify and manage climate risks.

Jeff Bailey
Jeff Bailey

Sparking and sustaining innovation in utilities

2020-11-17 CGI’s U.S. operations commissioned a survey of more than 100 utility professionals on the state of innovation in the industry, including the role of people, processes, and technology in enabling that innovation. The findings of that survey provide insight into...

Peter Warren
Peter Warren

CGI Client Global Insights: 7 ways utilities can build a digital future that’s better than normal

2020-11-08 In this blog, Peter offer recommendations to help utilities build a digital future that’s better than the old normal.

Bill Shelly
Bill Shelly

Improving situational awareness and response for severe weather events with a common digital platform

2020-09-28 With the need to address more frequent large-scale severe weather events, many utilities are pursuing a common digital platform to manage such activities and processes around resources, logistics and financials, as well as work and situation awareness.

Mark Thompson
Mark Thompson

The future of energy services: time for a step change in using data to improve the customer experience

2020-09-14 While robotic process automation (RPA) can be used to automate many industry processes, how do utilities ensure they automate the right processes rather than just use “tech for tech’s sake”? Expert guidance can help utilities avoid the common mistake of...

Alan Griffiths
Alan Griffiths

A solution for balancing customer payment burdens with business cash flow

2020-08-07 This CGI blog post discusses how request-to-pay solutions balance customer payments burdens with business cash flow.