Posts Tagged ‘Bob Yeager’

Digital Transformation in Electrical Power Industry

Posted in Power on Thursday, March 14th, 2019. No comments yet
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Today is Power day at CERAWeek 2019 where the focus is on the electrical power generators and distributors bringing electricity to our homes and businesses. Like the other industries this week, digital transformation initiatives are on their minds. In a panel, Power: Realizing value from digital transformation, Emerson’s Bob Yeager discussed the use of digital […]

Balancing Natural Gas and Renewable Sources of Power Generation

Posted in Power on Wednesday, March 13th, 2019. No comments yet
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Renewable sources of energy continue to grow as a percentage of energy provided to electrical power grids. In a CERAWeek 2019 panel, Renewables & Gas Integration: Is there an efficient frontier?, Emerson’s Bob Yeager shared his perspectives on the role of technology and automation in managing this energy mix. Panel moderator, IHS Markit’s Tim Gardner […]

Integrated Simulation for Power Generation Digital Transformation

Posted in Power on Thursday, January 17th, 2019. No comments yet
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We hear the phrase “Digital Transformation” bandied about across the manufacturing industries. For each segment it can mean something different. At this past December’s Power-Gen conference, president of Emerson’s Power & Water Solutions business’ Bob Yeager gave the keynote address. In his presentation, Digital Transformation of Power: From Concept to Reality, Bob described 3 key […]

Driving Turbine Generator Efficiency Improvements

Posted in Power on Monday, March 19th, 2018. No comments yet
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A combination of more plentiful natural gas from shale formations, more global liquefied natural gas (LNG) facilities to transport it globally, and global political pressure to reduce carbon emissions has been shifting the mix of fuel sources for electrical power generation. Here in the U.S., natural gas has surpassed coal as the leading source of […]

Electrical Power Disruptions, Innovations and Changing Business Models

Posted in Event, Power on Thursday, March 8th, 2018. No comments yet
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The sources of electrical power for the grid continues to shift toward decentralization as renewable energy sources are connected. At CERAWeek 2018, Emerson’s Bob Yeager joined a panel hosted by IHS Markit’s Philippe Frangules, Electric power: Disruption, innovation & new business models. The panel was joined by leaders from Duke Energy, 38 North Solutions and […]