Technologies

The battle around shared infrastructures

15 October 2018 eric morel 0

The multiplication of digital applications is expensive. In the case of distributed energy systems or in cities, the sharing of infrastructures, for example acquisition or data communication infrastructures, seems to be a way of optimizing the capital invested on behalf of the digitization of energy. […]

Technologies

Disruptive technologies are on our doorstep: Blockchains

16 July 2018 eric morel 0

What are Blockchains? Blockchains are information and communication systems that are particularly suitable for managing “peer to peer” transactions and exchanges. They do not use really new technologies but very innovatively assemble existing technologies for managing registers (databases) of data allowing storage, treatment, exchanges with […]

Utilities

Energy transition: you need the right skills!

23 April 2018 eric morel 0

The energy transition is a disruptive evolution everyone sees clearly today. Its technological, business, economic and regulatory aspects are often debated and commented. But what about the human aspects and, more particularly, would it not have an impact on the skills needs by energy companies? […]

Technologies

Coal: a banned source of energy!

12 February 2018 eric morel 0

Although the main source of energy in the 19th century, coal lost importance in the global mix but its production continued to grow until 2014 before stagnating in the last two years. The first coal-producing countries are in descending order: China, India, the United States, […]