Tag: utility business model

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Performance-based regulation: Seeking the new utility business model

July 23, 2019

Via: Utility Dive

There is accelerating work to transform the utility business model through performance-based regulation (PBR). Traditionally, utilities earn profits through regulator-approved rate increases that recover investment costs and add a margin of return. Many power sector stakeholders have unfulfilled ambitions to […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

The top 5 states for utility grid modernization and business model reform

April 4, 2017

Via: Utility Dive

As utilities face the rise of distributed resources and face stagnant load growth, a number of states are looking to alter the traditional sector business model through regulatory dockets. Under the traditional model, utilities make a rate of return for […]

Miscellaneous, Public Works

How the cloud can change the utility business model

March 23, 2017

Via: Utility Dive

Over the past two to three years, we have seen a marked change in utilities’ approach to service-based delivery. With every passing day, the pressure to seek more flexible delivery options is increasing, while barriers are weakening. Globally, utilities are […]