Peter Asmus is Research Director at Navigant Research and is based in San Francisco, California. He has been covering energy markets for 30 years.
Peter Asmus is Research Director at Navigant Research and is based in San Francisco, California. He has been covering energy markets for 30 years. Author of several books on sustainable energy strategies, he has been heading up Navigant Research's microgrid and virtual power plant research since 2009. He is author of over 30 reports on these topics. His recent clients include Schneider Electric, Enbala Power Networks, Spirae, Sunverge and ABB.
The Highway 80 corridor between San Francisco and Sacramento seems like a blur of malls and new subdivisions. Though invisible to commuters, the highway link between these two cities is fast becoming the world’s Silicon Valley of Solar Energy. By Peter Asmus
Enron got lost in a virtual world of on-line trades and Internet connections, and forgot about fostering real innovations in supplying electricity from actual hardware that can offer lasting solutions. By Peter Asmus.
Electric Power Research Institute estimates that power interruptions cost U.S. businesses $50 billion a year, and it could get worse. On the bright side, the energy crisis has shocked a few companies into action. By Peter Asmus