The current energy grid structure is vulnerable and difficult for providers to navigate. It was built to support a one-way flow of mostly carbon-based power from centralized sources. It typically doesn’t have the ability to quickly pivot in times of need or to support the 100% renewable energy critical to meet global climate goals like President Biden’s proposal to create a carbon pollution-free power sector by 2035.

We must move to renewable energy sources and build a smarter grid.

For this, Intel has created a technology solution to drastically simplify the grid, making it more dependable, adaptable and efficient. VMware today is a key enabler for Edge Compute as part of the solution.

Read the blog from Intel’s Worldwide GM for Energy, Mike Bates, here.

Alexandra Baleta

Passionate about helping manufacturers grow and excel by advising on strategic and operational transformation opportunities, designing and implementing digital business models and factories of the future, while empowering the workforce through intelligent technologies.