CLEAResult Consulting Inc. has tapped former Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. technology executive Greg Sarich to be its first chief information officer, as the firm seeks to drive innovation by leveraging big data, analytics and other digital capabilities.
A key issue for the energy industry is how to accelerate innovation at utilities, according to Mr.Sarich. Technology can help, by empowering customers with data and information that helps them take savings and energy consumption into their own hands, he said.
"When customers have the right data, they can make better choices and make more value-based decisions on how they use energy,” Mr. Sarich said, citing the increasing role of Internet-of-Things and smart home technology.
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