Discover how EcoStruxure™ IoT-enabled solutions support Innovation At Every Level in the grid
Decarbonization, digitization, and decentralization have fundamentally changed electrical power systems and the businesses that run them. Now, we’re creating a new world of energy that’s more safe, efficient, and sustainable with innovative, connected technologies.
The convergence of IT and OT
Over the past 50 years, the world of energy has evolved due to technological innovation, market evolutions, and business model changes. Today, electricity markets are more competitive and more decentralized. Thanks to the convergence of information technology and operational technology, we’re in the age of digital energy.
• Decarbonization: Renewables will grow in the next 15 years, affecting grid-tied energy storage.
• Digitization: IoT has reached power systems, changing the future for the grid and grid operators.
• Decentralization: Power generation models are changing, and consumers are becoming prosumers who produce energy where it’s used.
• Electric: Electricity consumption will increase by 80% in the next 25 years, twice as fast as all other energy consumption.
Learn more about Schneider Electric’s integrated approach to innovation for the new world of energy.