Modern life is characterized by a constant quest for energy. Every day, we refill our gas tanks, charge our phones or replace the batteries in our devices. This need for energy can provoke anxiety when we cannot find power plugs to charge our laptops in classrooms, conference rooms or restaurants. We sometimes worry whether we have switched off the stove or air conditioner before leaving home. Then there are the bigger issues, such as energy costs and the environmental impact caused by energy production and consumption. We consume more energy all the time, but the experience of using it is hardly satisfactory.
Services the next frontier in Asian energy revolution
'Smarter' delivery and consumption systems will help the region utilize energy