Power
James McClelland | November 1 2018 12:00 am

How Digital Intelligence Can Be a Difference-Maker for Power Plants

Advanced technology now makes it possible for computers to do many of the monitoring and diagnostic tasks that used to require seasoned experts. ...
Aldo Ferrante | October 30 2018 1:46 pm

PID Loop On Steroids: Perfecting the Water Industry

Will there come a day when utility end users can optimize their water/wastewater treatment process by out-of-the-box, user-friendly, machine-learning ...
Darrell Proctor | October 25 2018 8:42 am

ServiceMax Launches New Predix ASM Software for Equipment Operators

Proactive equipment maintenance continues to be a priority for power plant operators. ServiceMax, a GE Digital company that provides field service ...
IIOT | October 18 2018 4:08 pm

Impact of Digitalization Investments for the Energy Industry

Amidst a near-constant stream of headlines about corporate renewable energy procurement, another megatrend inescapably driving the energy transition ...
Gerald Ondrey | October 15 2018 12:02 pm

Siemens and Bentley Systems announce PlantSight digital twin cloud services

Siemens AG (Munich, Germany: www.siemens.com) and Bentley Systems (Exton, Pa.: www.bentley.com) announced today the introduction of PlantSight, ...
Arun Santhebennur | October 1 2018 12:00 am

Using Predictive Analytics to Keep Up with Energy Demand

Silicon Valley Power implemented a system using machine-learning technology to monitor critical power plant components. The solution has proven to ...
Gerald Ondrey | September 14 2018 12:19 am

Fluor uses IBM Watson to deliver predictive analytics capability for megaprojects

Fluor Corp. (Irving, Tex.; www.fluor.com) and IBM (Armonk, N.Y.; www.ibm.com) announced today the use of artificial intelligence-based systems to ...
Sonal Patel | September 13 2018 9:29 am

In an Industry First, Xcel Energy Flies a Drone BVLOS

Xcel Energy on September 12 launched a drone to inspect electric power lines near Fort St. Vrain Generating Station in Platteville, Colorado– ...
Gerald Ondrey | September 10 2018 1:27 am

MHI launches a new digital solution for factory energy management

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI; Tokyo, Japan; www.mhi.com) has launched Energy Cloud Factory, a new service package that utilizes artificial ...
Michael Risse | September 1 2018 12:00 am

Moving from Preventive to Predictive Maintenance with Advanced Analytics

Predictive maintenance is preferred over preventive maintenance for critical assets, but the correct application of advanced analytics is required to ...
Scott Strazik | September 1 2018 12:00 am

A Reimagined Power Future Enabled by Digital Technologies

The power industry is changing and leading companies are turning to digital technologies to revolutionize their operations. Monitoring and ...
Gerald Ondrey | August 27 2018 11:51 pm

Siemens and Bentley Systems strengthen their strategic alliance and joint investment initiatives

In the companies' latest Alliance Board meeting, Bentley Systems, Inc. (Exton, Pa.; www.bentley.com) and Siemens AG (Munich, Germany; www. ...
POWER | August 1 2018 12:00 am

Equipment Showcase: Mobile Technologies

Mobile technologies have numerous applications in commercial power plants and for the power generation industry. Mobile devices help provide ...
Sonal Patel | July 24 2018 9:01 am

DHS Warns that Russians Hacked Control Rooms

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) officials in a July 24 webinar said that Russian hackers infiltrated a power plant industrial control ...
Ty Stuelpe | July 1 2018 12:00 am

Innovative Tool Monitors for Damaging Impacts and Vibration

The safe transportation of transformers, gas turbines, generators, and other electrical production equipment is a vital component in suppliers’ ...
Kennedy Maize | July 1 2018 12:00 am

NYPA's iSOC: The Path to a Digital Utility

The New York Power Authority’s Integrated Smart Operations Center (iSOC) is the first step in the public power utility’s goal to become ...
Sonal Patel | June 11 2018 4:24 pm

Tests Incorporating AI in Coal Plant Boiler Combustion Tuning Reap Big Results

Tests of a boiler combustion tuning system employing artificial intelligence (AI) at a Taiwanese coal-fired power unit verify improvements to fuel ...
Steve Linton | June 1 2018 12:00 am

Rethinking the Service Delivery Model for Guaranteed Outcomes

Service delivery models are today undergoing unprecedented change to accommodate the needs of customers trying to navigate business and market ...

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