What a review of PUC cases tells us about the future of consumer technology and grid modernization.
Fortnightly Magazine - May 2016
Analysis of investment data from the Cleantech Group i3 platform.
A year later, reality is kicking in.
Towards a consensus-based outline of how technological advances can be encouraged and risk-managed.
Jeremiah D. Lambert, a lawyer in Washington, D.C., has served PJM and other clients in the electric utility industry and has written extensively on energy-related topics.
An important conduit from entrepreneurship to commercialization.
Part I – Economy-wide Trends
Organized markets will ensure the optimal number of bulbs are screwed in, at the marginal cost of bulb screwing.
How many utility commissioners does it take to screw in a light bulb?
Five. A problem for three-person commissions. Three commissioners to hear testimony on whether changing the bulb is in the public interest. One more commissioner to direct staff to write the decision and order, to screw it in. And a fifth commissioner to hear appeals, as to whether screwing it in is actually least cost.
How many utility rate managers does it take to screw in a light bulb?