Tag: artificial intelligence

Public Utilities, Waste Management

How Grocers Can Use Artificial Intelligence to Reduce Food Waste

January 12, 2023

Via: Waste360

An estimated $2 billion in financial benefits is left on the table for the nation’s grocery retail sector every year, according to a study from the Pacific Coast Food Waste Commitment (PCFWC). The organization examined the use of technology to […]

Public Utilities, Telecommunications

InterDigital secures funding for 6G research projects

November 8, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

U.S.-based firm InterDigital announced that it has been awarded funding to support five Horizon Europe 6G Flagship research projects. Specifically, the five flagship projects include 6G-XR, CENTRIC, PREDICT-6G, 6G-BRICKS, and 6G-SHINE, which aim to enable technology advancement and experimental infrastructures […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Let’s talk about Artificial Intelligence for recycling with Westeria

September 21, 2022

Via: Waste Management World

Westeria has made great steps just in the last 10 years to become the innovation leader in each of the four product areas: Windsifting, Conveying, Dosing and Spreading. In the procurement of conveyor technology, we have been able to standardise […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

How Artificial Intelligence Is Improving the Energy Efficiency of Buildings

May 6, 2021

Via: PowerMag

A lot of energy is consumed by buildings. In fact, the Alliance to Save Energy, a nonprofit energy efficiency advocacy group, says buildings account for about 40% of all U.S. energy consumption and a similar proportion of greenhouse gas emissions. […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

How Artificial Intelligence Can Enhance Waste Collection

August 20, 2020

Via: Waste360

The right technology could enhance efficiencies within your business and lead to a healthier bottom line. During a one-on-one conversation at the Waste360/Stifel Investors Summit, Compology CEO Jason Gates and Michael E. Hoffman, Stifel managing director, discussed how waste is […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Artificial Intelligence Becomes Cornerstone for Utility Applications

August 19, 2020

Via: Energy Central

While the pandemic has slowed adoption of many technologies, deployments of artificial intelligence solutions continue to grow at double digit rates. Utilities are using the emerging application building block to make sense of the gobs of information that they have […]

Health & Insurance, Social Services

Chinese city’s health-tracking surveillance tech set to outlast the pandemic

May 26, 2020

Via: TNW

A Chinese city plans to turn its contact-tracing app into a permanent health tracker, deepening fears that surveillance tech introduced to fight COVID-19 will outlast the pandemic. Authorities in the eastern city of Hangzhou have proposed combining medical records, physical […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

AMP Robotics Hits Major AI-driven Recycling Milestone

April 23, 2020

Via: Waste360

The “one billion” milestone means that AMP’s technology has specifically targeted and removed one billion individual recyclable items from billions of other materials in the waste stream. This milestone also illustrates the power of the company’s AMP Neuron™ AI platform […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

How Robotics and AI Can Make Recycling Facilities Safer

December 11, 2019

Via: Waste360

Safety is top of mind for the waste and recycling industry, which has been listed on the most dangerous jobs list for years. Those in the industry are constantly seeking new ways to boost safety, and advancements in technology have […]

Basic Services

Satisfying utility customers is getting much harder. AI is helping, despite data challenges

November 15, 2019

Via: Utility Dive

As customers become more sophisticated, and satisfying them grows increasingly important to utilities, artificial intelligence (AI) is emerging as a way to increase engagement, though with a range of challenges, analysts told Utility Dive. For example, smart thermostats use AI […]

Miscellaneous, Public Works

Is the missing link in utilities innovation a human one?

May 17, 2018

Via: Power Engineering SmartGrid

Until recently, ‘utilities’ and ‘innovation’ were not words that were typically synonymous with each other. But times are changing fast. The utilities sector is now characterized by radical transformation, and utilities are now on a countdown to change. But technology […]