Utilities

Trump Declares A National Emergency Over The Threat To Your Power System In America

President Trump declares national emergency over threat to power system in United States of America
US President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency over threats to the country’s power system and ordered the Government to ban equipment from foreign adversaries and audit equipment already installed.

In an executive order signed on 1 May, Trump said: “foreign adversaries are increasingly creating and exploiting vulnerabilities in the United States bulk-power system” and added that “a successful attack on our bulk-power system would present significant risks to our economy, human health and safety”.

The order bans the purchase or installation of any bulk-power system electric equipment designed, developed, manufactured, or supplied by a “foreign adversary” that poses … Read More »

Great Insights Gained At The Cadent Gas Call4Action Workshop for Dementia Innovation This Week

Innovation in Dementia Call4Action Workshop
Some very fascinating insights were gained when Innovolo attended the Dementia Workshop hosted by EIC and Cadent on Wednesday 6th November. We little appreciate the struggles that people with dementia and people caring for people with dementia go through.   The EIC teamed up with gas network Cadent and the Alzheimer’s Society to host the Call 4 Action workshop which aims to discover how innovation in the utilities sector can improve the quality of life and safety of people living with dementia in the UK.  Working closely with the existing Utility Working Group of the government’s National Mental Capacity Forum to… Read More »