Oil and gas firm steps up efficiency with digital platform

The system has saved around 11 million kroner (£1.3m) on productivity and efficiency metrics

UK must boost resilience in the face of energy digitalisation

As it becomes increasingly digitalised, the UK has been urged to up its cyber defences to ensure its energy resilience in the future

UK’s critical services ‘skipping cyber guidelines’

Up to 39% of critical infrastructure organisations in the UK, including energy firms, have not completed basic cyber security standards. That’s according to Corero Network Security (CNS), a provider of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) defence solutions, which uncovered this information through 338 Freedom of Information requests. A DDoS attack involves making a machine or […]

Cyber security experts team up with grid to protect Europe

A cyber security organisation and power grid operators have teamed up to protect Europe against cyber attacks. The European Network for Cyber Security (ENCS) and the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity (ENTSO-E) yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop regulations, practices, standards and defenses with the aim of protecting the […]

Energy providers ‘falling short on digital services’

Energy providers are falling short of customer’s expectations in terms of the digital services they provide. According to new research from Accenture, consumers’ expectations have become more demanding as other industries set high standards in digital areas, such as online banking. A third of energy consumers said their provider’s digital channels, such as websites and […]