How companies are innovating in the energy sector

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

An integral component of our everyday lives, energy powers almost everything at home, at work, and elsewhere and has a direct impact on the standard of living. The following image from a 2016 World Energy Council report wonderfully summarizes factors that have shaped energy scenarios.

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Energy Vampires are Sucking the Life from You

Women on Business

Reader Submission Energy motivation negativityWe've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] If you haven't already done so, update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. link].

An Appropriate Event to Generate Energy

Steve Farber

Next week I’ll be speaking in New Orleans at the American Wind Energy Association ‘s annual meeting. And since “ Generate Energy ” is an Extreme Leadership practice, I think I’ll be in good company. Wind energy has a clear path to generate 20% U.S.

Your Energy Is Contagious (So Make Sure It’s Positive)

Steve Farber

Like it or not, as a leader you have a significant impact on the energy around you at work. Your ideal, therefore, is to display positive energy in everything you do. So what will it take for you to generate energy throughout your company? Boredom is anathema to energy.

Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualizations Will Never Be Enough

energy usage (Nest, Belkin). MONETIZING ANALYTICS FEATURES: Why Data Visualizations. Will Never Be Enough. Go beyond basic embedded dashboards to diferentiate your. application and maximize the value of embedded analytics.

Energy Pipeline Operations Affected By Cyberattack

CTOvision

All the facts are not in regarding the attack announced by the US natural gas pipeline operator Energy Transfer Partners (operator of over 71,000 miles of pipeline). But we do know that operations were affected by the attack and that the attack was against its back office systems in charge of orders, shipping, billing. Operations […]. CTO Cyber War News

The Energy Efficiency of Trust & Vulnerability: A Conversation

Mills Scofield

Thrilled that Switch and Shift is hosting another post where Carl Størmer and I riff on Trust, Vulnerabilty and Energy Efficiency. Culture Energy Innovation Leadership Strategy Trust Values Vulnerability

Growing Companies Can Still Excite Employees with Startup Energy Even When No Longer a Startup

Steve Farber

Those early days are a blast but at some point, the fun becomes work. This entrepreneur figured out how to maintain the same excitement in later stages. How to Hire the Best

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Converting the Sun’s Energy to Hydrogen

CTOvision

One team of international scientists has come up with a solution: a device that collects energy from sunlight and converts it to hydrogen. Solar power has one major downfall and that is what to do when the sun is not shining.

Project SENECA: Making cloud-based software engineering faster, more sustainable and energy efficient

SIG

The post Project SENECA: Making cloud-based software engineering faster, more sustainable and energy efficient appeared first on Software Improvement Group.

Four Years In, Our 25x20 Energy Efficiency Goal Report Card

AMD Corporate

Just a little more than four years ago, we announced a six-year goal to dramatically improve the energy efficiency of our mobile processors. This pursuit is more important than ever, during a time when the number of computing devices continues to expand in our energy constrained world.

On Track for an Award-Winning 25x20 Energy Efficiency Goal: Our Report Card Three Years In

AMD Corporate

Exactly three years ago we announced a six-year goal to dramatically improve the energy efficiency of our processors. AMD’s 25x20 initiative is our vision to improve the energy efficiency of our accelerated processors (APUs) for mobile technology devices by 25x from a 2014 baseline.

StrategyDriven Enterprises Extends its Energy Advisory Services, Partners with NTE Solutions

Strategy Driven

StrategyDriven Enterprises, LLC and NTE Solutions partner to provide energy industry executives and managers with asset lifecycle management and regulatory compliance advisory services. Executive Vision – Being a Leader – A Job that’s Never Done: Energy.

Energy ala Kineticom

Steve Farber

Taking a lesson from Kineticom, here’s a good exercise to get this decade started right: In your own voice, your own words, describe what you and yours are going to do to embody “infectious energy&# in the way you work and live.

AMD’s Steadfast Commitment to Energy and Environment

AMD Corporate

AMD has a long history of promoting energy efficiency, resource conservation and the resulting cost savings to advance our collective environmental, social, and economic interests. As designers of microprocessors during a period of amazing growth in technology, we embrace the responsibility to protect our planet, and the opportunity to help others save energy. Today we are reiterating our steadfast commitment to AMD’s comprehensive energy and environmental goals.

Cyber Threats hitting Energy Sector, Hackers Secure F-35 Plans.

CTOvision

Cyber Threats to Energy Sector Happening at 'Alarming Rate' - a recent report from DHS's Industrial Control System's CERT found that attacks on the energy sector are DHS Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day.

Digital Realty Transitions Oakland Data Center to 100% Renewable Energy and Earns Green Building LEED Certifications

Digital Realty

Making the shift towards a sustainable strategy is a continuous process that doesn’t happen overnight. Our approach has been to consistently implement greener practices, one data center, one city at a time. Recently, we have made several steps

Service Energy – Complimenting Data Gravity

McCrory

Service Energy What am I referring to as a Service in this case? It has been a while since I posted anything referring to Data Gravity. While Data Gravity is interesting and can explain many motivations of Cloud Companies and their Data Services, there are other influential forces at work. Any code or logic that […

Women Needed In Wind Energy And Renewables

Women on Business

NEWS AND INSIGHTS UPDATE: Dr. Jane LeClair, Dean of the School of Business and Technology at Excelsior College, asks in an article on Women2.com, what will it take to recruit and retain women in wind and energy renewables? She writes: “Today, wind power is increasingly becoming a viable source for our energy needs. It is estimated we could produce nearly 20% of our energy needs through wind.

13 Energy Startups to consider, Pinterest buys Punchfork and more.

CTOvision

13 energy data startups to watch in 2013 - GigaOM has a great list of Big Data startups to worry about in the near future. These big data startups focus on helping energy firms Here are the top tech news and stories of the day.

Do You Have Enough Personal Energy To Be CIO? (a chief information officer needs an IT strategy to create IT alignment)

The Accidental Successful CIO

Do You Know How To Manage Your CIO Energy? Turns out that these are all good to have; however, what it’s going to take to get you to the finish line is something much more valuable: personal energy. Image Credit. So what’s it going to take to make you a successful CIO?

The Big Picture of Business – Doing Your Best Work on Deadlines: Mobilizing the Energy for Best Business Success

Strategy Driven

I watch them to experience the magical energy of live performances. I recommend that diversity audits, quality control reviews, ethics programs and other important regimen be conducted as part of Strategic Planning, rather than as stand-alone, distracting and energy diverting activities.

Archer Security and ProtectWise address security and compliance challenges for energy companies.

ProtectWise

We are pleased to announce that ProtectWise and Archer Security Group have teamed to provide The ProtectWise Grid as a foundational security offering for Archer’s energy clients worldwide. This alliance combines the ProtectWise platform with the world-class Archer team which has deep background in North American Electric Reliability Corporation Critical Infrastructure Protection (NERC-CIP) compliance, utility operations, and industrial control systems security.

Lessons That CIOs Can Learn From The Energy Business (a chief information officer needs an IT strategy to create IT alignment)

The Accidental Successful CIO

Energy Biz CIOs know how to get to where they want to go to… Image Credit. It turns out that in the energy business, CIOs have their hands full right now…. The energy business in the U.S. As a CIO you are going to want to learn from what other CIOs are doing.

The Big Picture of Business – Doing Your Best Work on Deadlines: Mobilizing the Energy for Best Business Success

Strategy Driven

I watch them to experience the magical energy of live performances. I recommend that diversity audits, quality control reviews, ethics programs and other important regimen be conducted as part of Strategic Planning, rather than as stand-alone, distracting and energy diverting activities.

Pack Some Energy into Your Lunch :: Women on Business

Women on Business

Makes Commitment to Renewable Energy by Becoming a Member of the U.S.

Why we’re awarding innovation and experimentation

DXC

Analytics Applications Asia Australia and New Zealand Automotive Banking & Capital Markets Business Processes Cloud Consulting DevOps Digital Transformation Energy Healthcare Insurance IoT Leadership and Success Manufacturing Mobility Partners Platform Security Travel, Transportation & Hospitality Workplace Awards digital digital transformation recognition transformationBusiness is changing fast.

What an Energy-Rich Project Leader Does to Make the Project a Success

Utpal Writes

What an Energy-Rich Project Leader Does to Make the Project a Success by Utpal Vaishnav on September 10, 2009 As a Project Leader, your job is to deliver the project as per the schedule. Here is What an Energy-Rich Project Leader Does to Make the Project a Success.

Motivating and influencing your teams

Lead on Purpose

In nearly all cases, the individuals on … Continue reading → Product Management Trust confidence energy influence motivate optimism visionYou’ve nailed the vision, and built the foundation of trust, now you need to motivate your teams. The success of your product depends on the work they (engineering, UX/design, marketing, sales, etc.)

Disrupting User Experience in the Utility Industry using Conversational Platforms powered by AI

Capgemini

For example, chatbots could be used to answer simple questions, provide customers with product and marketing information about energy efficiency programs, and potentially be a better tool for engaging customers before they need to speak with a representative.

Worn out at Work? Twelve Common Workplace Behaviors that Drain Everyone’s Energy – and How to Purge Them in 2011, part 2 of 2

Strategy Driven

It may not always be possible, and accidents do happen – but not being able to find the quarterly report for the third meeting in a row sets a bad example, and it depletes others of the energy they could be putting towards other, more productive work. The Unclear Communiqué.

Worn out at Work? Twelve Common Workplace Behaviors that Drain Everyone’s Energy – and How to Purge Them in 2011, part 2 of 2

Strategy Driven

It may not always be possible, and accidents do happen – but not being able to find the quarterly report for the third meeting in a row sets a bad example, and it depletes others of the energy they could be putting towards other, more productive work. The Unclear Communiqué.

How to Get Rid of the Things That Drain You

Next Level Blog

It was a list of twenty nine things that were draining my energy back then. Personal Presence coaching energy drainers New Year’s resolutionsOver the weekend I had a great reminder of how much things change over time. I received an email from a coach I worked with back in 2004.

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DOE’s secret weapon: Supercomputers, Developers Scramble to Build NSA-Proof Email and more

CTOvision

Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security Cyber Threat DoD and IC Advanced Persistent Threat apt malware cars Department of Energy Energy hackers open gov opengov state sponsored attacks By Ryan Kamauff Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day.

Are you an extreme leader?

Lead on Purpose

According to Steve Farber, author and business leadership expert, extreme leaders “approach the act of … Continue reading → Leadership audacity creativity energy love loyalty motivation proof “Extreme would not be extreme without fear. And fear would not be worth it without the love of the game.” Are you an extreme leader?

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Five factors to inspiring team members

Lead on Purpose

While every circumstance is different, leaders find … Continue reading → Leadership build confidence creativity energy example factors inspire motivate optimism We all know people who inspire us, who encourage us—through their actions and example—to work hard, to persevere through difficult circumstances. What’s their secret? How do they persuade others to do great things?

How leaders harness innovation to out think competitors

Lead on Purpose

In his book OUT … Continue reading → Integrity Leadership Trust energy enthusiasm Innovation optimism “We’ve entered a new era. Call it the age of imagination, ideation, conceptualization, creativity, innovation—take your pick. Creativity, mental flexibility, and collaboration have displaced one-dimensional intelligence and isolated determination as core ingredients of a competitive advantage.”

Hot Topics: SC16

CTOvision

Big Data Cyber Security News Aalto University HPC Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Open source software Polaron San Diego United States Department of Energy University of CaliforniaMarty Meehan. The international conference for high performance computing, networking, storage and analysis is just around the corner. Cray is excited to participate in the SC16 conference Nov. 13-18 in Salt Lake City.

Nuclear Power is Clean, Safe, and Reliable… But Can It Be Competitive?

Strategy Driven

An evolving energy market, led by cheap natural gas and subsidized renewable generation, threatens the long-term financial viability of America’s remaining nuclear power plants. Announcements clean energy delivering the nuclear promise nei nuclear power strategydriven editorial

United States Congress Permanent Joint Committee on Information Technology

CTOvision

This was the United States Congress Joint Committee on Atomic Energy (JCAE). It was clear to congress at the time that success in response to the threat and success in gaining national benefit from nuclear energy would require a different way of doing things. So, the response was the United States Atomic Energy Act of 1946. Consider, for example, some of the capabilities and powers of the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy (JCAE). By Bob Gourley.