An energy management system is a set of computer-based tools used to optimise the production and consumption of power.
Generally speaking, EMS applications are found in the power-generation sector, in utilities, but they are becoming increasingly important in industrial operations large and small.
Additionally, they are being installed for the home, along with smart meters connected to smart grids. This market will become increasingly important as consumers use a greater number of electrical devices and appliances, including power-hungry ones like electric cars. [Read more…] about Energy management systems: Growing more critical by the minute