Insights

By Guest Writer | Jan 28, 2015
SMART CITY INITIATIVES are popping up around the globe. Innovative technologies and services support a plethora of "smart" - smart energy, smart building, smart water, smart homes, smart transportation, smart infrastructure, smart governance, smart education and smart consumer. ...more
By Chris Moyer | Jan 28, 2015
The Utility Analytics Summit is just a month away! Read more to find out more about two of the gentleman that are part of an excellent line up of speakers and content! ...more
By Tao Hong | Jan 21, 2015
Energy forecasting is one of those areas of great importance to electric grid that gets little attention—even from power industry insiders. ...more
By Chris Moyer | Jan 21, 2015
While domestic national security issues were not a major focus of the State of the Union on Tuesday, the national grid of the United States remains one of the most important assets to defend in the 21sts century. ...more
By Mark Johnson | Jan 14, 2015
Thank you to all the members that replied they would speak with other members on areas of analytics they have worked on already, we’ve had dozens of responses. ...more
By Chris Moyer | Jan 14, 2015
When the Utility Analytics Institute started in 2011 very few utilities fully conceptualized the tremendous potential that data and analytics had to transform their business. ...more
By Chris Moyer | Jan 14, 2015
Friday, January 16th is the last day to purchase discounted early bird tickets for Utility Analytics Summit! ...more
By Mark Johnson | Jan 7, 2015
Happy New Year all! Part of our mission at the Utility Analytics Institute is to speed the adoption of analytics at utilities by facilitating conversations among utilities about analytics best practices and lessons learned. ...more
By John R. Johnson | Jan 7, 2015
There is no question that utilities continue to place a major emphasis on big data and how they can benefit from actionable data analytics. ...more
By Chris Moyer | Jan 7, 2015
It hasn’t taken long for the first major deal of 2015 in the utility services industry. Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (NYSE:SSNI) today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire privately held Detectent Inc. ...more