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Energy transition causing headaches for utilities

Energy transition causing headaches for utilities

More and more corporations want to go fully renewable and, as explained by Karen Uhlenhuth in the Midwest Energy News, this is causing problems for many utilities. What are your views?   Utilities squeezed as corporations seek renewable energy elsewhere As large corporations increasingly demand 100 percent renewable energy, many utilities are left in a … Continue reading

Considering the energy utility of the future

Considering the energy utility of the future

The energy transition certainly includes a new model for transforming our energy grids. Rory Christian writes an important Environmental Defense Fund Energy Exchange Blog on the Breakingenergy.com website about some of the developments in New York state.   New York Takes A Major Step Toward Rethinking Utility Economics Throughout the United States, utilities earn a … Continue reading

Will the utility as we know it disappear?

Will the utility as we know it disappear?

Bill Loveless asks this question in a special for USA Today. It certainly has changed over the past one or two decades and will continue to evolve. Can they make money selling less? What do you think?   Huh? Utilities spur power savings, see profits For nearly 125 years, electric utilities have operated according to … Continue reading

Indonesia taking renewable energy seriously

Indonesia taking renewable energy seriously

To promote renewable energy, Indonesia is taking a bold step by considering to set up a separate electricity utility devoted to renewable energy. Wilda Asmarina describes the developments on the Thomson Reuters Foundation website.   Indonesia mulls new renewable energy utility as PLN resists costs Indonesia is considering creating another utility company dedicated to purchasing … Continue reading