British Gas paid £160k for Warm Home Discount failings

“A significant number” of British Gas customers was affected by an IT issue

Hackers attack wind turbine manufacturer Vestas

The wind turbine giant was forced to shut down its IT systems across various business units

New Opportunities for Energy Projects: Engre.co Makes Evolution

Research by Accenture shows that energy companies could capitalize on multiple digital technologies. Engre.co contributes to developing these digital technologies which are ahead of its time.

‘Our reliance on IT is going to grow massively in the future’

That’s the suggestion from Kevin Brown, Senior Vice President of Schneider Electric’s Secure Power Division who spoke to FNZ Founder Sumit Bose about the opportunities from the interaction of infrastructure, IT and the grid

British Gas adopts Vlocity cloud software

The firm says the move will accelerate the digital transformation of business processes and help deliver superior customer experiences

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Are computers RAM-ming emissions into the atmosphere?

A new report shows the energy intensity of the digital sector is increasing by 4% per year

Utilities businesses risk GDPR penalties by not wiping old computers

A new report shows four months after their introduction, the majority of UK utilities are still failing to adhere to some of the rules

Global businesses increasingly sourcing renewable energy

Private sector companies bought 465TWh of green energy last year – an amount close to the overall power demand of France

Hampshire IT firm boots up EV fleet

A Hampshire IT firm has bought six electric vehicles (EVs) for its engineers to get around in. Taylor Made’s new BMWi3s mark the start of a move towards electrifying the business’ entire 50-strong fleet. Ahead of the government’s plans to ban the sale of all new petrol and diesel cars from 2040, the company also […]

Are employees the biggest risk to cybersecurity?

The biggest risk to cybersecurity are employees, according to a majority of global power and utility executives. That was the findings of a new survey from EY, which reveals 84% of leaders and IT executives and managers questioned said careless employee actions are a threat. Around 12% of the 1,735 people questioned believe their boards […]