Installations covering municipal and rural county critical facilities, especially fire stations and water districts, are an important first step.
The opportunity to invest is massive, and new ownership models from subcontracting to cooperatives can help communities get in on the action.
A resilient electrical production and distribution system is possible — if we learn from past experience.
The shift can promote energy equity, foster local ownership and avoid expensive and polluting investments in fossil fuels.
The technology can help withstand catastrophic events and allow for quicker recoveries when the worst occurs.
GreenBiz Group announces VERGE 19 conference and expo to once again be powered by renewable energy.
Utilities are getting new incentives to invest in so-called non-wires solutions such as rooftop solar, battery storage, energy efficiency and smart load controls.
In particular, keep tabs on several programs from Duke Energy.
The company is attracting attention by talking up a favorite cause célèbre for companies and utilities: resilience in the face of climate change.
Be ready to bend, if not break, rules.