Tag: energy system

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

The energy system is ‘inherently racist,’ advocates say. How are utilities responding to calls for greater equity?

October 26, 2022

Via: Utility Dive

Utility company commitments to customer equity, energy affordability and equitable access to clean energy resources are becoming more common, but energy justice advocates say they’re not enough. Investor-owned utilities need to do more, these advocates say, to help low-income customers, […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Managing change to reach a decarbonised energy system

January 24, 2022

Via: Power Engineering International

These are decisive times for the energy sector as the world tackles climate change with a growing sense of urgency. The COP26 summit in Glasgow produced a first climate resolution committed to reducing coal use. With considerable ambition, this document […]

Electric Utility, Miscellaneous, Public Utilities, Public Works

How can US utilities be ready when everything changes?

May 4, 2018

Via: Utility Dive

EY, together with a leading global analyst house, has modeled three critical tipping points that mark utilities’ potential journey toward a new energy system. In most regions analyzed, these tipping points are staggered over a number of years, allowing utilities […]