Energy Transition Investment Hits Half A Trillion For The First Time

February 18, 2021

Global spending on the transition to a low carbon economy hit a record in 2020. Read more here: https://www.forbes.com/sites/feliciajackson/2021/01/19/energy-transition-investment-hits-half-a-trillion-for-the-first-time/?sh=6e0fbb3a748f

The 10 Ways Renewable Energy’s Boom Year Will Shape 2021

February 11, 2021

Read this article about the major forces shaping the global renewable market in 2021: https://ph.news.yahoo.com/the-10-ways-renewable-energys-boom-year-will-shape-2021-032912967.html?

FERC approves tariff for Southwest Power Pool’s Western imbalance market

February 4, 2021

FERC recently approved Southwest Power Pool's (SPP) Western Energy Imbalance Services tariff, moving the grid operator closer to launching the real-time balancing market in February. Read more here: https://www.utilitydive.com/news/ferc-approves-tariff-for-southwest-power-pools-western-imbala

U.S. Renewable Energy Consumption Overtakes Coal Usage for First Time Since 1880s

February 1, 2021

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), renewable energy consumption in the United States surpassed coal consumption for the first time since the 1880's. Read more here: https://dailyenergyinsider.com/news/28552-u-s-renewable-energy-consumption-overtakes-coal-usage-for-

Propelling the transition: The battle for control of virtual power plants is just beginning

January 28, 2021

The rise of distributed energy has led to a conflict between a utility-centered business model and a service model based around third parties. Read more here: https://www.utilitydive.com/news/propelling-the-transition-the-battle-for-control-of-virtual-power-plants-i/581875/?utm_source=Sailthru

Energy Blockchain Can Boost Smart Energy Communities

January 22, 2021

Blockchain holds promise for the energy sector, which is trending towards decentralization. An interesting article: Read more here: https://www.forbes.com/sites/guidehouse/2020/12/16/energy-blockchain-can-boost-smart-energy-communities/?sh=69c9e74f21c5

Con Edison Contracts Its Biggest Battery to Date in New York City

January 18, 2021

New York utility, Con Edison, has contracted a 400-megawatt-hour battery from 174 Global Power, which will balance NYC’s energy needs with increasing offshore wind power capacity. https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/con-edison-contracts-new-yorks-biggest-battery-to-date

Was Buffett Right About Energy In 2020?

January 7, 2021

An interesting article.   Read more here:   https://oilprice.com/Energy/Energy-General/Was-Buffett-Right-About-Energy-In-2020.html  

Utility of the Year: NextEra Energy

January 4, 2021

NextEra Energy had an impressive 2020. Read more here: https://www.utilitydive.com/news/utility-of-year-nextera-energy-2020/588147/

The Role Of AI In Carbon Reduction And Increased Efficiency For Energy

December 30, 2020

AI will play a critical role in supporting the energy industry's goals of achieving a more sustainable, connected and efficient future. Read more here: https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbestechcouncil/2020/11/16/the-role-of-ai-in-carbon-reduction-and-increased-efficiency-for-energy/?sh