Intertrust Expands CleanGrid(™) Artificial Intelligence
One-stop, secure and private AI-driven power line inspection helps operators upgrade energy grids facing climate change and the introduction of renewable energy resources
SAN FRANCISCO and TALLINN, Estonia, May 3, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Hepta Airborne, a leading provider of AI-driven analysis and automated drone inspection technologies, announced today that they are making their world-class drone-based AI system for power inspection available in the Intertrust CleanGrid (™) toolkit. Using Hepta's advanced AI system, grid operators can inspect power lines with drones and receive actionable intelligence via Hepta's decision making system. Intertrust CleanGrid is a toolkit for grid operators planning and managing modern grid systems that provides data rights management and security capabilities, a modular architecture for authenticated third party AI apps accessible via a map-based user interface.
Hepta is focused on data acquisition via drones, satellites and dedicated sensors, using field-required AI software analysis to predict network failures. Today, Hepta has inspected more than 40000km of power lines, and trained its algorithms to defect failure sources such as broken power line elements and vegetation encroachment. Dozens of customers around the world rely on Hepta's technologies and services. Aerial inspection of power lines goes far beyond optimizing grid operations. In a world where climate change has caused serious drought, overgrown vegetation on power lines has caused wildfires that have led to serious loss...