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SMART UTILITY CHALLENGES MUST BE ADDRESSED IN PURSUIT OF THE SMART CITIES DREAM
All over the world, societies and industries rely on the supply of energy and water. For energy and particularly electricity, in the past two centuries this has come from industrial scale generation based on fossil fuels. As of the second decade of the new century, it has become a matter of urgency to address challenges never seen before, writes Therese Cory, a senior analyst at Beecham Research. These challenges are as significant as they are numerous and encompass the following issues that must be addressed if smart utilities are to become a reality and play their part in the realization of the dream of smart cities and smart living. Key challenges today include: National and international regulations driving the replacement of fossil fuel generation with cleaner, renewable methods of generating electricity to reduce Co2 emissions IOT NOW MAGAZINE READ MORE