Pilot subscription program aims to pay costly electrical repairs

Pilot subscription program aims to pay costly electrical repairs

If you notice a surge in your EPB electric bill, you may need to repair part of the wiring.

But as one woman found out, it’s not on EPB to fix problem, it’s on you.

And the repairs could get costly.

Several months ago, a loud pop woke Antonia Poland up from a sound sleep, then she heard a crackling noise.

She was shocked at what she found.

Making Sense of Big Data is the Big Challenge for Utilities

Making Sense of Big Data is the Big Challenge for Utilities

Advanced technologies and access to so-called “Big Data” have transformed the world’s landscape and every industry imaginable along with it. Look no further than the CSC Global CIO 2014-2015 Survey, where 590 global technology executives provided insight into their Big Data investments. It found that 64 percent of IT leaders across all industries are investing heavily in Big Data, and 70 percent of respondents felt their Big Data investments positively impacted business innovation.