From New England to the West, there is a development selecting up in electrical energy markets: aggregation of distributed assets.
Utilities have lengthy been remotely switching off air conditioners to handle demand. However a spread of rising assets — photo voltaic paired with batteries, good thermostats, clever water heaters, electrical automotive chargers — are creating new sorts of digital energy vegetation.
Individuals have been speaking concerning the digital energy plant idea for years. It’s lastly occurring in a significant method — however rolling out very in a different way in regional markets across the U.S.
On this episode of The Interchange, Shayle Kann talks with Adam James concerning the nuances to DER aggregation. They’ll spotlight particular initiatives across the nation and discuss how the enterprise fashions work.
Shayle is our co-host and managing director at Power Impression Companions. Adam is the chief of employees at Power Impression Companions. Adam beforehand labored at SolarCity/Tesla, and he’s additionally a former analyst at GTM Analysis.
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