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Empowered energy customers support the grid

With the right technology, homeowners and businesses with solar and battery storage systems have the potential to play a vital role in stabilising a grid with high renewable generation, according to Luke Osborne, Chief Operations Officer for Reposit Power. By integrating innovative software with solar battery systems, Reposit Power helps customers who invest in these […]

What are the real challenges facing the energy industry?

by Aleks Zids, Conference Director, Australian Energy Week Energy is once again back in the centre of the political cross hairs as state and federal governments continue to disagree over the best path forward, and consumers face rising prices and more regular blackouts. For energy executives, the next few years are set to be some […]

Asset management for critical infrastructure: the cornerstone of modern life

Managers of critical infrastructure, such as water, electricity, and transport networks, have more tools available to them than ever before to ensure safe and efficient operation. At the same time, public and government expectations regarding the management of these assets, and delivery of their critical services have never been higher. Technology moves at a rapid […]

Visit AVK Valves at Ozwater’17

For the third consecutive year, AVK Valves will be showcasing a range of its high-quality, Australian manufactured valves, hydrants and accessories, including actuation displays and a selection of couplings and repair clamps by our supporting AVK Australia Group partner, AVK Wang. Our theme for the event is ‘embracing safety and security within water applications’. Ozwater […]

The Internet of Energy is shaking up the sector

You’ve heard of the Internet of Things (IoT), but what about the Internet of Energy (IoE)? Similar in principle, the IoE explores the automation of assets to enhance capabilities, and create a user-centric business model to support energy consumption and generation. Ilén Zazueta-Hall, Director of Product Management at Enphase Energy, explores the potential of IoE […]

Utilities taught methods for managing data security

Utility professionals came together for the inaugural Secure Utilities event on 23 March in Melbourne where experts in data security discussed the steps that utilities should be making to ensure their organisations are protected against cyber attacks. Due to the rapid digitisation of the utility industry, security is now more important than ever before, and […]

At the cutting edge of battery storage

In South Australia, ZEN Energy is undertaking a ground breaking project to demonstrate the real-time optimisation and monetisation of battery storage in the National Electricity Market (NEM) by connecting four high-profile Adelaide CBD institutions to 513kWh of behind the meter storage. Here, ZEN Energy General Manager of Engineering Terry Teoh discusses the project, how battery […]

Energy storage: the game changer disrupting the electricity market

Energy storage lies at the heart of grid digitisation and is part of a larger trend of technologies that is disrupting South Australia’s network for the better, according to Terry Teoh, General Manager of Engineering at ZEN Energy. Ahead of his presentation on monetising storage at the grid edge in Adelaide’s CBD at the Australian […]

Secure Utilities is only one week away

Secure Utilities is only one week away, but there’s still tickets available – now’s the time to ensure you’re aware of everything you need to know to stay safe in age of digitisation. What you’ll learn With a stellar lineup, including Mark Coughlin, PwC Australia’s Energy Utilities and Mining Leader, Professor Chris Leckie, Associate Director […]

Explore geospatial’s enabling role in digital transformation at Locate17

The International Symposium on Digital Earth and Locate17, running from 3-6 April at Sydney’s International Conference Centre, will provide an opportunity for attendees to understand digital transformation practices from around the globe and identify innovation opportunities. Chair of the Locate17 and Digital Earth Symposium Organising Committee, and Director of the Cooperative Research Centre for Spatial […]

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