Digitalization will change the Low Carbon Energy world

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In 2006, Europe had its largest electricity blackout ever[1], people were trapped in elevators, and over 10 million people in northern Germany, France, Italy, Belgium, and Spain lost power. In Germany, more than 100 trains were delayed for more than two hours, this was no coincidence. Electricity grid management is a complex task.  Electricity grid operators struggle with integrating renewable energy sources into their systems. With the advent of transport and building electrification, this problem is going to get much worse for the electricity grid. This is because tens of millions of EVs will be on the road by the…...

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Mike Hassaballa Mike earned a master’s degree in applied science in 2013, then he launched his career in the data centre industry. In 2015, he shifted gears and took on a Lead Engineer role in a company developing emission reductions technology. He then moved in 2018 into energy consulting. Mike focuses on most critical issues and opportunities in business: strategy, operations, technology, transformation, advanced analytics, and sustainability. Mike writes fascinating stories meant to be read by anyone. He excels in simplifying complex subjects and bringing a fresh new perspective to pressing issues.