IO.Energy: an initiative to enable the consumer-centric systemSession
The Digital Utility TransformationTrack
- IO.Energy is co-creation initiative facilitated by the TSO (Elia) and the DSOs (Fluvius, Ores, Resa, Sibelga) in Belgium, to accelerate the development of new business models and energy services tailored to consumers.
- The initiative has attracted 60+ companies from different sectors, who actively participated in the ideation process running from March until June 2019. The initiative also received the support of 30+ additional companies. In June, 8 use case out of the 14 initially developed received the “go” to prepare for the demonstration (sandboxing) phase.
- Demonstration will take 3 to 6 months, and will performed in a sandbox real-time communication platform provided by Belgian system operators.