(Replying as a panelist from last week's session...) I think the answer depends on the grouping of ratepayers you have in mind. For larger commercial, industrial, or institutional users, this kind of data-gathering could be of great interest, and might also align with their own asset management activities. But when I first read the question, I rightly or wrongly saw it through the eyes of a residential customer trying to understand their power bill...and it landed very differently. The common denominator, I would suggest, is to start with what motivates each customer group or target audience and match the tools to whatever you know or think they'll find most useful.
Would the utilities employ the digital twin technology in the various decarbonization projects to help modeling the project effort while educating and enlightening rate-payers?
- Feb 28, 2021 9:06 pm GMT
Would the utilities employ the digital twin technology in the various decarbonization projects to help modeling the project effort while educating and enlightening rate-payers about the"what, why, when, where, and how" of each project at a top level which rate-payers can understand and be convinced about the progress?
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