White Papers

  • Jan 18, 2013 | EnergyBiz
    The future of energy is a profound question facing our country now. We are dealing with unprecedented change, including the shale gas revolution, climate concerns, and smart grid-related new technology deployment that will require investments reaching hundreds of millions of dollars per company....
  • Jan 04, 2013 | Utility Analytics Institute, a division of Energy Central
    The start to any good analytics efforts is simple: data. Well, simple enough to say. The role of data in advanced customer analytics is becoming increasingly complex as utilities work to wrangle increasing volumes of data coming at them at increasingly faster speeds. Listen in as three utility...
  • Nov 30, 2012 | EnergyBiz
    This Energy Central Special Report covers the future of U.S. energy policy, taxation, regulation and other matters for the period immediately following the Nov. 6 election and prior to the possible implementation of the terms of the so-called fiscal cliff as early as Jan. 1, 2013.
  • Nov 29, 2012 | Utility Analytics Institute, a division of Energy Central
    As utilities complete the roll out of smart grid technologies, including smart meters and other intelligent distribution network devices, they are finding tangible examples of how data and analytics can support their grid operations. In this paper, you will meet analytics professionals from six...
  • Nov 15, 2012 | EnergyBiz
    Thomas Farrell is widely recognized as among the most thoughtful leaders of the utility industry. Farrell, the chairman, president and CEO of Dominion, was honored by EnergyBiz magazine with its 2012 KITE CEO of the Year Award. Recently, he sat down with Martin Rosenberg, the magazine’s editor-in-...
  • Nov 06, 2012 | Kronos Incorporated
    Get a sneak peek into Lean Labor, a book by Gregg Gordon, Senior Director of Manufacturing Industry Marketing at Kronos, Incorporated, that focuses on the role labor can play in improving throughput, quality and performance for global competitive advantage.

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  • Oct 09, 2012 | Silver Spring Networks
    Forward-thinking utilities are making great strides in creating smart energy networks that operate at scale and contribute real-world results to their bottom line, delivering operational efficiency, and increased consumer satisfaction. This whitepaper details why open standards are essential to...
  • Sep 06, 2012 | Acxiom Corporation
    This study categorizes energy consumers into 13 distinct household segments, each with specific behaviors and attitudes toward energy usage, including renewable energy, alternative vehicles, home energy technologies and cost-saving improvements. Energy marketers who want to see for themselves how...
  • Jul 19, 2012 | Energy Central
    In this white paper, we’ll take a look at some of the highlights and perspectives from the Utility Analytics Institute Summit 2012 and, in some cases, we’ll have an opportunity to pair commentary from the Summit with research findings from the Utility Analytics Institute.
  • May 14, 2012 | OpenLink Financial LLC
    Optimizing assets across the portfolio to increase profits and cut costs is a critical topic in trading, risk management, and logistics departments across energy companies. This white paper takes a closer look at challenges facing energy commodities today and provides essential guidance to take...