Although today microgrids serve a tiny fraction of the market, that share will grow as costs fall. Utilities can benefit if they plan ahead.
Why I Hated Wall-E
Hollywood envisions the utility of the future.
and policymakers are seriously talking about the perverse incentives that encourage overbuilding and overconsumption, and everybody’s focused on carbon constraints and strategies for dealing with them. Smart grid and advanced metering technologies are the hottest products in the industry today. We’re honestly trying to prevent the catastrophe.
At least I think we are. I really hope I’m not being naïve, waiting for pizza plants to grow.