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Jul 11, 2019

Ryan Kennedy is co-founder and CEO of Atom Power, a company that invented what it believes is the first ever solid state digital breaker switch, allowing digital automation of electrical distribution – at variable scales within the same device. Kennedy described for us the huge values the device offers including...


Jun 26, 2019

Bidgely CEO Abhay Gupta explained how Bidgely teams with utilities to build relationships with their customers using artificial intelligence that analyzes what appliances are being used when and even whether the customer has purchased an EV, for example. This lets the utility know who to offer special rates and rebates...


Jun 6, 2019

This fairly new cybersecurity firm uses blockchain to secure energy infrastructure and has worked with GE on wind turbine security and other energy deployments and features decades of experience in cybersecurity. Arutyunov explained how blockchain makes cybersecurity work and how tackling legacy utility systems and...


May 23, 2019

Leclanche Executive VP Bryan Urban sees big opportunities brewing for grid-scale battery systems – including the software that manages them – at the distribution and transmission levels, and is especially focused on how solar plus battery storage is starting to take on characteristics of baseload power generation in...


May 9, 2019

Brent Alderfer is CEO of Community Energy and a former energy lawyer and former state utility regulator for Colorado. His firm for 20 years has been deploying large-scale renewables and he is outspoken about how to make reaching the climate goal of 80% renewables on the grid by 2030 not only doable but really...