AWS for Industries

Category: Power & Utilities

How Artificial Intelligence Forecasting Can Help Utility Regulators Weather the COVID-19 Storm

This is a contributed blog post from Siddahartha Sachdeva, CEO of AWS partner Innowatts. The COVID-19 pandemic is transforming energy consumption and usage patterns. During the pandemic, commercial energy usage slumped 30%, whereas residential demand saw significant increase. These changes surface and illuminate challenges to utilities and regulators. As utilities manage the changing energy landscape, […]

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Short-term Electric Load Forecasting with Amazon Forecast

Short-term Electric Load Forecasting with Amazon Forecast

Today, the majority of electric residential, commercial, and industrial (RCI) customers receive their electricity over electric distribution circuits called “feeders.” Electric distribution feeders originate at circuit breakers within a distribution substation, and serve many customers, as shown in the following graphic. To increase grid reliability, feeders are often configured to receive electricity from multiple substations, […]

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PGE Climate Pledge

Portland General Electric Delivers Exceptional Customer Experiences on AWS

Portland General Electric (PGE) is a regulated, investor-owned utility that has operated out of Portland, Oregon for over 130 years. It supplies electricity to 51 cities and serves approximately 900,000 customers in a service area populated by 2 million Oregonians. In 2019, PGE realized that its on-premises IT systems alone could no longer support its […]

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Fulcrum Summary AWS Architecture

How Fulcrum Improves Utility Field Crew Agility on AWS

Utility companies depend on enormous amounts of data to keep the lights on for their customers. But collecting, transcribing, storing, sharing, and analyzing information from a large service area is a challenge, especially when the teams who gather and use that data are dispersed across a wide geographic area. Whether they’re conducting vegetation management, pole […]

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Reference Architecture for a Highly Available Esri ArcGIS Deployment on AWS

Integrate OSIsoft PI and Esri ArcGIS on AWS for Real-time Utility Dashboards and Analysis

As more organizations and energy producers take the climate pledge and aim to be carbon neutral in some form by 2050 or earlier, now is the time when utilities need to innovate to reach their carbon goals. At the same time, utilities need to collect and make sense of the flood of data coming from […]

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Running OSIsoft PI System on AWS Outposts to enable a hybrid experience

Introduction to OSIsoft PI System OSIsoft is a select AWS Partner and leader in industrial digital transformation. It has a comprehensive data infrastructure platform with the capability to ingest data from various industrial sensors using a variety of industrial protocols. Using PI System, organizations can run KPIs in real-time to assess the health of equipment […]

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Innovyze Info360 Architecture on AWS

Innovyze Introduces Dynamic Digital Twins to the Water Industry with Info360 on AWS

Innovyze is a global water industry software leader with over 35 years of experience serving thousands of clients including the largest water utilities, ENR design firms, consultancies, and refining plants around the world. Today Innovyze announced the availability of its cloud-based platform for real-world water lifecycle management, Info360.com, on AWS. The solution brings the water […]

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Hosting OpenLink Endur on AWS

OpenLink Endur is an end-to-end trading application used by enterprises in the Energy, Utility, and Financial Services industries. It offers straight-through processing functionalities of trade capture, risk valuations, scheduling operations, and settlements and accounting. It also provides additional differentiated near-real-time reporting capability to market-facing organizations. In this post, we dive into the reference architecture for […]

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Transform the Core, Build for the Future: Asset Management Innovation with IBM Maximo on AWS

In today’s era of decarbonization, industrial enterprises face unique challenges to transform the core of current asset operations while deploying digital strategies and assets to innovate for the future. The International Energy Agency (IEA) reports that in the power sector alone, notwithstanding the COVID-19 pandemic, global asset investments in 2020 exceeded $650 billion. The global […]

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Power and Utility Path to Production in the AWS Cloud

We talk about cloud adoption as a journey. That’s because it takes exploration to understand your own business goals and to learn about the cloud capabilities available for you to reach those goals. It also takes collaboration and planning to do things right. At AWS, we look for ways to break down the customer journey […]

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