energy

Get a full view of energy consumption and patterns across your enterprise

Written by Chris O'Connor | October 9, 2018 | Buildings

Welcome to a new edition of our Get Connected series. In my last blog, I talked about facilities management and improving your building’s operations. Today, I am going to continue on the buildings theme and discuss a hot topic for any building owner or occupant: energy consumption. Do you know your building’s current and expected ...read more


How to make your buildings more energy friendly

Written by Anthony Behan | July 12, 2018 | Buildings, Energy and Utilities

‘Architecture, we imagine, is permanent,’ wrote Stewart Brand in his 1994 book How Buildings Learn. ‘And so our buildings thwart us. Because they discount time, they misuse time.’ We live, work and engage with the world in buildings, and as we grow and evolve, so too do the buildings around us. They age and bits ...read more


Using AI to learn your buildings’ energy behavior

Written by Watson IoT Staff | June 27, 2018 | Buildings

Buildings are a central part of the world today. We live, work and play in them. We socialize, learn and engage in them. In fact, it’s estimated that we spend 93% of our time in buildings.  Of course, buildings don’t remain static once the builder hands over the keys – their uses, occupants and components ...read more


Digital Twin of the Month: How turbines are taking over Texas

Written by Matthew Mikell | December 19, 2017 | Blog, Digital Twin

Our digital twin story this month is that of a wind turbine, used around the world to develop clean and sustainable energy; on some days it might even be free. During October storms in Germany these turbines “generated enough wind power at the weekend to give consumers free energy,” meaning costs fell below zero where producers had to ...read more


How SunCoke Energy minimizes downtime to fuel their customers with coke, coal, and power.

Written by Sarah Dudley | August 2, 2017 | Asset Management, Events

As technology reaches every corner of the globe, the world becomes more instrumented, interconnected, and intelligent than ever before. While companies in every industry now have the potential to achieve new levels of digital transformation, energy companies, in particular, are showing increased investments in analytics, mobile, and  Internet of Things capabilities to help reduce costs, ...read more


Improve asset management and avoid equipment failure

Written by Ron Wallace | June 1, 2017 | Asset Management

The power of Maximo Predict and prevent the failure of power plant assets and equipment, improve management, service levels and lower operating costs. Use case: Increase operating efficiency and avoid equipment failure Automated, company-wide asset management is helping this power generation company increase operating efficiency, which helps provide better, more reliable power-generation services to its ...read more


Energy & Utilities: Transforming in an era of disruption

Written by Karen Lewis | May 15, 2017 | Asset Management

Energy and utility providers face major disruptions to their business models, revenue streams and regulatory relationships. These challenges are unparalleled in their history. They demand agility on the part of the utilities to survive and thrive through this era. Industry trends influencing operational and investment planning decisions As a result of improving technologies and emerging ...read more


Cognitive energy with Woodside

Written by Karen Lewis | April 27, 2017 | Events

Woodside, Australia’s largest independent oil and gas company, is scaling the knowledge of engineers working in control rooms 70 miles offshore. Recognized globally for their success in oil exploration, development, production and supply, this 62-year-old organization has been breaking ground for years, and not just with their drilling rigs. The strategy behind Woodside’s success is in ...read more