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How New Microgrid Technologies Enable Optimal Cooperation Among Distributed Energy Resources

How New Microgrid Technologies Enable Optimal Cooperation Among Distributed Energy Resources

This whitepaper by Schneider Electric discusses how new microgrid technologies enable optimal cooperation among distributed energy resources. Microgrids are local, interconnected energy systems and may become the keystone of the new energy transition. In the electrical domain, they are defined within boundaries, incorporating loads, distributed energy resources (including storage), and specific control capabilities.

How Digitizing Power Distribution is Taking Building Safety, Reliability, and Efficiency To New Limits

How Digitizing Power Distribution is Taking Building Safety, Reliability, and Efficiency To New Limits

This whitepaper by Schneider Electric discusses how digitizing power distribution is taking building safety, reliability, and efficiency to new limits. Across the globe, the way electricity is generated, distributed, and consumed is changing rapidly. Whether you design, build, operate or service office buildings, shopping centers, hospitals, data centers, or campuses, you’re facing new challenges and opportunities. Four societal and structural drivers are creating a new energy paradigm, with power distribution as the backbone tying them together.

How Distribution Utilities Succeed in Digital Transformation

How Distribution Utilities Succeed in Digital Transformation

This report by Schneider Electric explores how distribution utilities succeed in digital transformation. The formidable changes brought about by the growth of DER and connected, digital technology affects distribution utilities more than most other players in the industry. A cohesive strategy for employing digitization's constituent movements, such as the Internet of Things, IT/OT convergence, big data and analytics, and connected and smart technologies - and the policy and market frameworks undergoing adjustment to enable the many benefits made possible by digitization - is required for success. 

Mastering the Art of Corporate Incentive Programs

Mastering the Art of Corporate Incentive Programs

HR professionals, are certainly familiar with corporate incentive programs. They likely understand their value in boosting business performance, employee satisfaction and tenure, even if your company doesn’t presently have a program. So it’s the task of this article to provide you with some information you may not know: the results of an interesting research study recently completed by Hawk Incentives on employee incentives, from the point of view of the employees themselves—what works, what doesn’t and why.


Provider of Specialized Contractors Drives Safety With Incentives

Provider of Specialized Contractors Drives Safety With Incentives

Incentives alone aren’t the key to an effective safety program. But incentives that the participants actually want can be. Download this exclusive whitepaper provided by Hawk Incentives that provides you with scientific reasoning and explanation as to how to ensure employee incentives are the most effective in your company. 

Choosing Incentives with Science

Choosing Incentives with Science

Perhaps you have an employee rewards and recognition program in place, and you’re trying to decide which rewards to offer. Or maybe you’re thinking about trying a program for the first time and are a little overwhelmed by the various options. Or you might just feel the need to switch up your current program and are looking for alternatives to the usual employee incentives. No matter what your goal is, your decision about which incentives to use is critical. Read this insightful report by Hawk Incentives detailing how incentives should be guided by the science of human motivation. 

6 Reasons Your Safety Program Isn’t Working

6 Reasons Your Safety Program Isn’t Working

There’s no reason a safety program shouldn’t offer solid ROI. If your program is underperforming, diagnose and fine-tune for better results. Many companies, especially those in manufacturing, energy, and natural resources, have safety programs in place. But these programs are a mixed bag when it comes to seeing significant return on investment. Download this insightful whitepaper by Hawk Incentives to understand the reasons why your safety program might not be working and what you can do to improve it. 

PVA Consulting Group Case Study: Measurable Results, Sustainable Change - Utilities

PVA Consulting Group Case Study: Measurable Results, Sustainable Change - Utilities

In this whitepaper, PVA Consulting Group provides insight into the findings, opportunities and results from a case study conducted on one of their clients, an electricity transmission and distribution utility serving one of the largest provinces in Canada. To ensure the client was able to realize their corporate strategy, PVA has been engaged to help them implement a Continuous Improvement Model in their Station Services Maintenance department. The Continuous Improvement Model will help the client eliminate frustrations and improve operational efficiencies and implement a culture of continuous improvement. Download this whitepaper to read the findings of the case study.