Guest Columnist

Huge Battery Investments Drop Energy-Storage Costs Faster Than Expected, Threatening Natural Gas
In the first half of 2019 alone, venture-capital firms contributed $1.4 billion to energy storage technology companies
Accessing financing for renewables
Government procurers can facilitate a competitive banking market, says Robert Harker, Partner, Project Finance, DLA Piper
ABB to accelerate the digital transformation of power grids
ABB unveils MicroSCADA X and SDA500 globally at CIRED 2019
Go for gas: why natural gas-powered generators have come of age
Craig Wilkins, Director of Prime Power at Cummins, argues how, for the foreseeable future at least, natural gas-powered generators will continue to be key to meeting the power needs of the utilities sector in the Middle East and across the globe
Drones as a tool for maintenance and inspection
As digital technologies merge with unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), maintenance and engineering managers maintain assets and facilities while also reducing costs and safety risks, says Jonathan Wood is General Manager India, Middle East & Africa, Infor
Building an EV-ready energy market
There is no magic bullet for adopting an energy network for electric vehicles, says Mark Bygraves, chief executive, Elexon