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Special Report

It is often said that ratemaking is as much art as science.

It is the process of setting a return on equity that is fair to both shareholders and consumers that demonstrates the art and science practiced by regulators. One case reported here provides a...

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Lesson in Change

In today’s Internet of Things, businesses face a strikingly similar picture to what utilities...

Built to Last Means Built to Change

To realize the full value of distributed resources and to serve all consumers at the highest...

Hawaii Considering Alternatives to Private Sector Ownership

Lawmakers in Hawaii are really asking three interconnected questions. Do we need stockholders or...

Turning Ideas into Value

Utilities will need to master, on their way to successful innovation commercialization, the...

Heart of Digital Transformation Strategy

The three barriers to grid analytics – fear, uncertainty and doubt – can be overcome. Indeed, if...

Edward Hammer, Bertha Lamme Feicht, William Merrill, Marcel Deprez

Hammer came up with the idea of making the fluorescent into a spiral in the shape of, well, a...

It leaked, she contended, out of empty sockets if the wall switch had been left on.

Her own mother lived the latter years of her life in the horrible suspicion that electricity was...

Two by Four, not a Nudge

Some might think that tweaking rates is all that is needed. This is false. Effective rate design...

Village of Minster, Ohio

The real significance and impact of the Minster project lies in the story behind it. It’s the...

We talked with Audrey Zibelman, Chair of the New York Public Service Commission

Chair Zibelman has been responsible for designing and leading the regulatory market changes of...

We talked with Clint Vince, chair of the Dentons LLP Energy sector

Clint Vince has directed the expansion of the U.S. energy team to more than 1,000 professionals...

Making Regulation a Better Surrogate for Competition

There are some ways, though perhaps modest, for regulators to move their utilities along and...

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Disruption is a prevailing and uncompromising threat to all industries. Today, the confluence of three disruptive forces—policy and regulatory shifts, changing market demand, and technological innovation—underscore the pervasiveness of the utility industry transformation currently underway.... Read More