As our industry continues to evolve and the grid incorporates increasingly complex systems, it is essential that co-ops have adequate tools for training and operations. Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technology may be beneficial in providing enhanced data and information for a variety of essential functions, including emergency response, new employee training, safety protocol, among others.
The following resources include an overview of AR/VR technology and a series of case studies highlighting how cooperatives across the country are exploring AR/VR in daily operations.
- Article: An Introduction to AR/VR Technology
- Case Studies: