Could digitalisation provide the wind sector with its biggest gust forward yet?

A new report published by DNV GL suggests it will, if only wind industries can overcome concerns around data sharing

Guest Blog: Duncan Everett – How will we get people to engage with this new AI technology?

Not with a carrot or a stick. The best new tech sneaks up on you, and before you know it you cannot even remember life without it. When we talk about AI, we paint it as disruptive, it is, but this doesn’t mean it is destructive.

Chinese data centres ‘produce more emissions than 20 million cars’

The country’s data banks and server units produced a total of 99 million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions last year alone

New £10,000-prize offshore wind data hackathon open

The two-day event will centre around an industrial data-led challenge, with the aim of developing a prototype solution for use in wind farm operations

Guest Blog: Michael Prager – What does AI mean for Energy Managers?

Artificial Intelligence, AI is a new form of computing in which the system is pre-programmed with logic that allows it to mimic the way that humans learn and perform cognitive functions. We see it now as speech recognition, optical character recognition and increasingly pattern recognition and early forms of logical reasoning.

Energy giants join forces to tackle wind turbine blade erosion

They will share data from trials on wind farms around the world on how various protection systems for turbine blades perform in different operating environments

Guest Blog: Duncan Everett – What the hell is AI anyway?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is currently perceived in many ways. Some believe the Hollywood view of the self-aware, fully thinking autonomous entity, that will take over the world. Others that is no more than a complex, rules-based search engine that clever programmers have disguised as your new friend. They’re both wrong.

The Future of Business Energy by npower Business Solutions, Energy HQ

Episode 3: Future technology – is this the death of the Energy Manager or the renaissance?

New knowledge platforms for green finance and greening business

They will provide the financial and private sectors with the latest research, data, guidance and tools from leading experts and institutions to help green their operations

NASA and UN team up for environmental data collection and use

They aim to promote and implement the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) programme