DER-SmartGrid Integration

How must the roles and business models of incumbent utilities change to support the growth of distributed energy?

The growth of distributed energy resources (DERs) represents a huge transformation for electric utility companies across the board. The traditional paradigm, which has been largely unchanged for decades, will become gradually more obsolete as we move away from large-scale, centralised, carbon-intensive generation. Instead of one-directional flow of electricity from generation, to transmission, to distribution, and […]