The need for additional generation to compensate for wind variations is disappearing.
Utility-based studies have laid to rest...
Will the Sun Set on PUCs?
And that includes layoffs, "Yes, or even changing. Of course, part of what we're talking about is retraining or having people have multiple skills so they're flexible. I think we're also talking about more interaction among departments.
"In my view, that ought to make it a more interesting job for everybody. But sometimes people fear change."
Joseph F. Schuler is senior associate editor at Public Utilities Fortnightly.
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