Data Science plays a critical role in the modern-day energy sector. This talk explores how energy industry sector has been using data science to keep lights running across the UK and also future applications that are changing the way we think about energy. This talk attempts to present the direction that latest trends and research is taking us when it comes to the energy sector in general.
This is not a talk about how solar or controlled nuclear fusion is going to change energy production, but a talk about what goes on after electricity is produced and future trends and why it's not possible without data science.
To set the context of the talk I define the existing system in place
Let's explore the various approaches taken by UK government and private companies to solve this problem and how all of them are driven by data science.
Next, we talk about the next generation smart grids and how small ideas and concepts have a potential to change energy consumption and production.
Give an estimation of where we will reach in next 20 years ...