The hidden gem of wholesale energy markets: Energy efficiency

  The hidden gem of wholesale energy markets: Energy efficiency   By Grace Relf, Research Analyst, Energy Policy   A recent federal proposal puts a spotlight on an uncommonly popular topic: wholesale energy markets. Our new research shows that energy efficiency has provided steadily increasing value to grid operators and customers in …

gridCONNEXT press passes

Request a Press Pass to gridCONNEXT The utility industry is experiencing unprecedented changes – across business operations, technology deployment, policy frameworks, and financial models. gridCONNEXT, in Washington, D.C. December 4-6, promises to explore diverse perspectives and ideas poised to redraw energy markets and the utility landscape. We have a limited …

Stories behind the rankings: These successes reveal benefits of saving energy

Stories behind the rankings: These successes reveal benefits of saving energy   By Mary Shoemaker, State Policy Analyst   Residents and businesses across the country are saving energy and money thanks to smart state policies. Their stories help explain why some states climbed in our 2017 State Scorecard or maintained strong standings. This year …

Solar news: The microgrid imperative

The Microgrid Imperative Jennifer Runyon | November 13, 2017 The Microgrid 2017 conference, which ran from November 6-8 in Boston, kicked off with a list of events that point to a desperate need for microgrids, and I bet you’ve heard of them… Read more » Listen Up: Home Backup Power …

Storage news: Who will fight the CPP repeal?

Levelized Cost of Storage (LCOS). This paper explains what it is and why you should use it. Energy storage can be quite challenging to evaluate with respect to its benefits, effectiveness, and costs. Enter the Levelized Cost of Storage (LCOS). At first glance, LCOS can look complicated, but when we …

Storage news: Tesla and Vestas partner

FERC Commissioner Gives Perspective on the Energy Markets in Light of NOPR Jennifer Runyon | October 23, 2017 On Friday at the Piece Atwood Energy Infrastructure Symposium, keynote speaker and FERC commissioner Cheryl LaFleur offered insight into how she would be considering the recently proposed… Read more » Li-ion Tech …

Solar Asset Management Newsletter

Welcome to the October (#29) edition of the Solar Asset Management Newsletter Keeping you up-to-date on the latest developments, headlines, reports & events on the increasingly important topic of solar asset management, including Operations & Maintenance, optimization and portfolio & financial management. Was this newsletter forwarded to you? Sign up here …