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energy theft

Colombian utility identifies a way to reduce energy theft

Megger’s TDR2050 helps reduce energy theft as it can be connected to an energised network and eliminate the effect of the dead zone.

Business model at a crossroads: Which way do African utilities turn?

Full deployment of smart grid technology benefits will far outweigh the rollout costs for energy utilities, who find their business model at a crossroads.

Op-Ed: Why cloud technology is inseparable from our daily lives

Speculation, predictions and technology foresight are everywhere. But when it comes to cloud technology, here is a slightly different take.
west africa

West Africa: World Bank to fund strenghtening of data and statistics

The World Bank has allocated $379 million in International Development Association credits and grants to help strengthen statistical systems in West Africa.

Securing utility revenue as the generation mix evolves

Conlog writes on the importance of revenue management and the spin-offs in the utility's operations while the emergence of renewable energy takes hold.
EdTech

EdTech companies to advance ICT in the education system

The Mastercard Foundation Centre for Innovative Teaching and Learning in ICT is supporting 12 EdTech companies to advance ICT skills in Africa.
Technology institute

UPS innovation: Protecting critical loads and the national grid

Data centre technology, specifically uninterruptible power supplies (UPS), can be used to support the power grid and balance the load.
west africa

How data centres can become income sources rather than cost centres

Data centres can contribute to the increased adoption of renewable energy resources, and generate revenue, watch the video to find out how.
west africa

Op-Ed: What do you understand about data management?

Data management is a term often used loosely in organisations who then fail to manage, maintain and leverage data for making better business decisions.
intelligent utility

The intelligent utility of the future serves the needs of communities

The intelligent utility of the future makes power generation, distribution, and management more responsive to the needs of the communities it serves.

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