Tag: power sector

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Power Sector Seeks Solutions for Supply Chain Issues

January 3, 2023

Via: PowerMag

Power generators have faced challenges the past few years when it comes to sourcing equipment, and in some cases workers. The fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, notably issues with supply chains, still ripples across the industry. Some of the logistical […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Bringing equity to electricity service through home, power sector and regulatory innovation

October 27, 2022

Via: Utility Dive

Innovations to overcome institutional barriers to equity in electricity service are underway at all levels of the power system, advocates for vulnerable consumers said. At least 10 states now require equity to be part of regulatory decisions regarding the utility […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Power Sector Risks Loom Large Over the Energy Transition

January 3, 2022

Via: PowerMag

High-level scenarios often paint the energy transition as a smooth trajectory—a gradual evolution toward a more modern, cleaner, more intelligent system that addresses climate change, as well as furnishes the world with secure, affordable energy. In reality, change often has […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

2019 Power Sector Outlook: Top trends to watch

January 15, 2019

Via: Utility Dive

2019 comes on the heels of a landmark year that heightened a national conversation about resilience, brought more natural gas capacity onto the grid than renewable generation for the first time since 2013 and boosted energy storage in wholesale power […]

Electric Utility

Pushing for scalability, utilities look to new hybrid models for microgrid deployment

February 24, 2017

Via: Utility Dive

Microgrids are a hot topic in the power sector, but for years utilities have struggled to devise business models that allow deployment at a larger scale. Now, new research is targeting how microgrids, typically designed for individual customers, can be […]


5 Emerging Trends That Drove the Utility Industry in 2016

December 28, 2016

Via: Greentech Media

The power sector is similar to geology in the sense that change must often be measured over long periods of time in order to see significant patterns. Increasingly, however, the timescale of change in the power sector is accelerating. As […]