IoT in Energy & Utilities

IoT in Energy & Utilities

Five industries that are being transformed by blockchain | Expert panel

ANALYSIS: How will blockchain impact health, manufacturing, the supply chain, energy, and the financial sector? Kate O'Flaherty compares the reality with the hype. Internet of...

Apple, Google lead fight against US repeal of Clean Power Plan

Apple has voiced its opposition to the proposed repeal of the Clean Power Plan by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The world’s most valuable company...

Newsbyte: Total to deploy autonomous robot on North Sea platform

French oil giant Total has partnered with Austrian robotics company Taurob, and German university TU Darmstad, to develop an autonomous robot for deployment to an oil...

Smart energy: Why vehicle-to-grid technology is on the move

There’s a lot to be said for using car batteries as temporary energy storage facilities, but significant barriers still stand in the way of...

WaveRoller energy: Why the sea is the world’s biggest battery

Electricity generating WaveRoller technology has two advantages that wind turbines lack: sea power and beauty. It brings far more local business benefits too, as...

IoT Security: How to fight attacks on health, energy, and transport

The health, energy, and transport sectors are among IoT-enabled systems at increasing risk of a cyber attack. But why is this, and what can...

Aerones creates drone to de-ice and service wind turbines

Malek Murison explains how a Latvian drone startup is repurposing consumer technology to provide critical infrastructure maintenance. Aerones made headlines last year when one of...

Group protects rainforest with recycled phones, machine learning

Rainforest Connection, a San Francisco-based non-profit organisation, is using recycled phones and Google’s open source machine learning framework, TensorFlow, to protect the rainforest. The group...

Electric car demand supercharges lithium-ion battery market. Positive news?

But questions remain around the supply of materials to make lithium-ion batteries, the resources needed to recycle/reuse them, and the carbon emissions associated with...

Volkswagen: €34bn to reinvent as electric, autonomous car maker

The Volkswagen Group has laid out an ambitious electric vehicle and autonomous driving roadmap, with 16 locations around the world now set to produce...