Utility load growth from EVs can actually benefit all ratepayers by providing societal benefits and reducing utilities’ average cost of service.
First of two-part series. See part two, Capturing Benefits for All Ratepayers, in the April 2016 issue.
Questions and answers on consumer privacy and threats to the grid – both physical and cyber.
Utilities should think hard about business models.
Only if you’re a governor, legislator, regulator ... or customer.
Producing value with advanced distribution management systems.
Nuclear fear and Germany’s headlong plunge into renewable energy.
Who’s afraid of the transactive grid?
Smart grids and nodal markets spark the emergence of a transactional grid. In fact it’s already happened, and we’re just becoming aware.
Delivering value in a zero-growth market.
Disruptive technologies and resource shifts are changing the utility business model. Market factors are driving companies toward four possible paths.