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Alan Nunn
Alan Nunn

Deploying fibre – how fast can you go?

2021-05-10 CGI's Communications expert Alan Nunn discusses the challenges of the UK's fibre roll-out in his latest blog

Dr Martin Brown
Dr Martin Brown

10m Smart Meters: the role of the Data Service Provider in transforming Britain’s energy system

2021-02-16 The Data Communications Company (DCC has recently announced the installation of the ten-millionth smart meter onto the secure national network. As the Data Service Provider (DSP) for the Smart Metering Implementation Programme, we reflect on our role in achieving this...

mark-thompson
Mark Thompson

Data access and user experience: key success factors to reach net zero objectives

2021-01-25 Data and technology can play a fundamental role in the challenging journey towards net zero, as discovered by a CGI survey ahead of last year’s NWG Innovation Festival design sprint.

Rich Hampshire
Rich Hampshire

A game changer for net zero: Climate-related Financial Disclosures

2021-01-14 Nothing happens without investment. The Climate Related Financial Disclosure will ensure that ‘doing the right thing’ to fight climate change is no longer a trade-off but the right thing to do economically.

Rich Hampshire
Rich Hampshire

Back to the Future (of Utilities)

2020-12-02 What will our world be like in 2050? Rich Hampshire takes a look back at the last 30 years and what to consider for the journey to net zero (or maybe even net negative!) for Utilities.

Rich Hampshire
Rich Hampshire

Race to net zero - Why data (and a plan) are the key to winning the race

2020-10-12 To beat climate change and reach net zero targets, private and public organisations need to focus on data and build an actionable game plan.

Pulina Abeywickrama
Pulina Abeywickrama

Race to net zero - Making sense of the jargon

2020-10-05 Whether you are just starting out on your net zero journey, or want to take your sustainability strategy to the next level, time to get clarity on what all of the jargon really means.

Alan Nunn
Alan Nunn

Why now is the right time to take IoT seriously

2020-07-08 The Internet of Things (IoT) has been the subject of countless forecasts that predict exponential growth of devices and data generated. What has been missing is the “so what?” and real use cases showing how the technology will make a...

Graham Hainsworth
Graham Hainsworth

How IoT can create a sustainable future for water

2020-06-30 For over 30 years, CGI has been leading innovation in the water sector and is currently pioneering the Internet of Things (IoT) smart technology for water companies. As water shortages loom, CGI explores how using IoT will help create a...