Virtual ExperienceSeptember 30, 2021

Electrification of Mining: De-Risking Electrification with Virtual Twin Technology

Innovation is about invention and doing things differently, and that’s risky. New…
Avatar Michelle ASH

Innovation is about invention and doing things differently, and that’s risky. New electrified mining equipment and technologies are being developed. Companies up and down the value chain are creating new business models, value metrics, contracts, and financing schemes to capture the true value of renewable energy electrification and the true cost of carbon. But there are many unknowns. So much is being done for the first time.

In our Virtual Twin Maturity Model article series, we discussed how to accelerate innovation with virtual twin simulation by testing new ideas before building them. This data-driven technology also reduces risk by informing decision-makers better and faster.

One of the ways as an industry we’re going to rapidly innovate, and I think we do need to rapidly innovate, is not only through consortiums and through collaboration, is by de-risking.

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