Data: the DNA of the energy sector

Spotlight on Jennifer Mahmoudi Azar

In this interview, we spoke with Jennifer Mahmoudi Azar to get her take on the role of data in the energy sector and how it is affecting and challenging the current energy market and its stakeholders.

Data elicits extensive media coverage, making it seem like a trendy phenomenon, but in reality, it is the DNA of the energy sector. Data is not new, nor ephemeral.

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It is essential as a regulator to question the sector and try out new regulatory tools which are adapted to the circumstances.

Empowering consumers of new tech will allow them to go beyond the learning process, reinforce their willpower and become top players among the new market drivers (regional or local authorities, companies, external stakeholders, individuals).

Jennifer Mahmoudi Azar Jennifer Mahmoudi Azar joined the GRTgaz Legal Division in 2017 as a counsellor at law after a previous experience at Gaz réseau distribution France. Specialised in energy law, she guides the company and its management in their regulated and competitive activities regarding regulatory issues and strategic decisions (advice, contract, litigation).

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