Strategies like isolated generation, cross-sector planning and partnerships, and planning for the unplannable will apply far beyond islands like Hawaii and Puerto Rico.
Quantum computing and other factors require an overhaul of our energy systems.
Utilities need a better safety net for investing in innovative new technologies.
Utilities are stepping up, but a new report suggests regulators and grid operators aren't responding fast enough.
Solar, wind and microgrids are promising, but misconceptions about their cost and benefit could interfere with their adoption.
We should seize the opportunity presented by the Department of Energy's grid study to ensure tomorrow’s electricity markets work in service of, not contrary to, our society’s goals.
Where should our infrastructure spending go?
Renewable energy's growing pains: Distributed solar and wind power potentially could throw a wrench in the age-old utility business model.
Despite the icy (and energy intensive) winters, the Minnesota 2025 Energy Action Plan sets the state as a leader in the midwest for low fossil fuel consumption and high renewable energy use.
How will energy utilities and customers adapt in an era of distributed, clean energy sources and smart-grid technologies?