Innovating the Energy Future with Off-grid solutions and Data

Did you know that less than 20% of adults in India and Tanzania own a smartphone? A stark contrast from a startling ~ 70% users in Europe and US. These statistics show the technology gap between two different worlds of economic progress and availability of data. Data is critical for any sector of today’s economy. Energy sector is of no exception, and that includes energy access. This blog outlines how data is central to innovation in energy access.

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Katarina Hasbani
5 technologies transforming the future of energy

Over the last few years, we have witnessed a rapid transformation in the global energy landscape. With cutting edge technology and fast paced development, tech-startups are at the forefront of this change. These startups bring clean, decentralized and digital technologies to the sector, accelerating innovation in a traditional energy industry. Singapore, with its strong foundations in R & D and digitalization, is leading on this forefront of change and cultivating a rich ecosystem for energy startups to thrive.

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Katarina Hasbani
Building the future of energy … With women

The energy sector is on the brink of a new era of innovation and inclusion of all the talent we have available is the only way forward. To be successful, energy companies need equal gender representation on their board, in senior management and advisory positions. Bringing female talent will ensure that companies have a different perspective towards business challenges, an expertise that will create value in the midst of an energy conundrum we will be facing in the next few decades.

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Katarina Hasbani
There is only one future of energy and it will be sustainable.

We are now in an era where climate change has become mainstream in policy discussions propelling energy into the forefront of policy debates. Energy is responsible for up to 90% of CO2 emissions globally and unless we change the way we produce and use energy, we don’t stand a chance to alter the climate change pathway. The dilemma that the energy industry faces today is how to shift a sector with billions of dollars’ worth of assets invested in fossil fuel based technology into a new constellation which uses clean, decentralised and digital energy. This is the dilemma of big energy corporation and their innovation journey. It is a dilemma they need to solve because there is only one future for energy and it will be sustainable.

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Katarina Hasbani