James McClelland

About James McClelland

James McClelland is the senior global director of SAP Utilities & Energy Industry Marketing, James has over 25 years of experience creating business strategy for the utilities industry. He is a graduate of the University of Toronto, Canada, holds a degree in Business & Commerce, and currently resides in Dallas, Texas.

Next Practices For The Intelligent Utility Enterprise

3-Sep-2019 | James McClelland

Data analytics isn’t new to the utility industry. But now the quantity and variety of different data sources have grown so dramatically that managing it all has become a daunting challenge. Asset, t

How Is Digital Economy Growth Driving Utility Demand?

15-May-2018 | James McClelland

Part 10 of the “Intelligent ERP-Driven Industries” series The United Nations projects that the world’s population will reach 9.8 billion by the year 2050 and 11.2 billion by 2100. Though our w

How Is Digital Economy Growth Driving Amazing Utility Demand?

26-Mar-2018 | James McClelland

The United Nations projects that the world's population will reach 9.8 billion by the year 2050 and 11.2 billion by 2100. Though our world is far from a humanitarian utopia, much of the Third World

Digital Energy Network: Helping The Utility Industry Reach New Heights In A Digital World

14-Mar-2018 | James McClelland

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] You touch your phone's screen or flip a switch and the lights in your home turn on; gas is delivered as your stove lights up or furnace kicks on; water cours

How Can Monitoring Connected Assets On The Grid Improve Uptime?

9-Mar-2018 | James McClelland

In 2003, a power outage caused by out-of-phase system conditions impacted over 50 million people in the northeastern United States. Overgrown trees impacting power lines began a chain reaction of fai

Energy Savior Blockchain Set To Shake Up Utilities

8-Mar-2018 | James McClelland

Some commentators refer to them as an oncoming superstorm for the utilities industry. Others say they represent an impending revolution in the business. The combination of microgrid energy producti

Connected Assets: How Machine Learning Will Transform the Utilities Industry

26-Feb-2018 | James McClelland

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are poised to revolutionize the way utilities produce, transmit, and consume energy by powering the modern smart grid. Machine learning is an applicat

Capture The Future Of Utilities With IoT

22-Feb-2018 | James McClelland

Utilities are facing complex pressure. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration's IEO 2016, the world's energy consumption will rise by 48% by 2040. Solar energy growth worldwide is rap