Gavin Mooney

Gavin Mooney

About Gavin Mooney

Gavin Mooney is a utilities industry solution advisor for SAP. From a background in Engineering and IT, Gavin has been working in the utilities industry with SAP products for 16 years. After working as a consultant with a number of Electricity, Gas and Water Utilities across the globe to implement SAP’s Industry Solution for Utilities, Gavin joined SAP in 2014. He now works with utilities across Australia and New Zealand to help them simplify, innovate and run better with SAP's latest products. Gavin loves to network and build lasting business relationships and is passionate about cleantech and the fundamental transformation currently shaking up the utilities industry.

blockchain, utilities

Blockchain For Utilities: A Reality Check

20-Mar-2019 | Gavin Mooney

In recent years, there has been increasing hype around blockchain. Media articles abound as people search for applications for this promising technology. Since January 2017, blockchain has been the nu

power, electricity, energy generation, solar, wind, coal, utilities, Australia

The Myth Of Baseload Power In Australia

20-Nov-2018 | Gavin Mooney

Baseload power is frequently discussed in the energy sector, but many people aren't certain what it means and whether it's still needed. Even with the global boom in wind and solar energy generatio

10 Ways Utility Companies Can Use Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning

17-May-2018 | Gavin Mooney

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are poised to unleash the next wave of digital disruption. They are set to transform business in ways we’ve not seen since the Industrial Revol

How Blockchain Will Transform The Utilities Industry

1-Mar-2018 | Gavin Mooney

What is blockchain? Cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin have been in the news a lot recently. One day it’s the currency losing half its value, another it’s the fact that bitcoin mining will one day

How We Can Fix Australia’s High Energy Prices

13-Dec-2017 | Gavin Mooney

This is the third post in a series looking at the hot topic of Australian power prices. In this post, we'll look at what can be done about the high power prices in Australia. In Part 2 we found t

Why Australians Pay The Highest Power Prices In The World

6-Dec-2017 | Gavin Mooney

This is the second in a series of three posts looking at the hot topic of Australian power prices: Do Australians really pay the highest power prices in the world? An explanation for the high

Do Australians Really Pay The Highest Power Prices In The World?

20-Nov-2017 | Gavin Mooney

The price of electricity is a hot topic in Australia right now, sparking acrimonious debate over who is to blame, not only in the murky world of Australian politics but also in online discussion group

How Utilities Can Bring About Smarter Cities

21-Feb-2017 | Gavin Mooney

Smart cities promise to improve our lives, whether through better health monitoring, smarter buildings, improved outdoor spaces, or reduced traffic congestion. This is important because the 21st ce

Facing The Arctic Challenge At The World’s Most Northerly Wind Farm

22-Nov-2016 | Gavin Mooney

Situated on a remote island at the far tip of Norway, Havøygavlen is the world's most northerly wind farm. Deep in the Arctic Circle, the weather here is both unpredictable and extreme. Temperatur

Why Your Current Car May Be The Last One You Drive Or Own

7-Sep-2016 | Gavin Mooney

Melbourne was recently yet again voted the world's most livable city by the Economist Intelligence Unit. Apart from giving Melburnians the satisfaction of beating Sydney – again – the news was m