Competitive energy markets have proven their worth even with voluntary utility participation. It is time to make energy markets mandatory.
Developers should ask FERC to mandate RTO studies and tools to reduce the speculative nature of site selection.
Fears that the COVID-19 pandemic would substantially slow the development of utility-scale solar generation appear unfounded, at least for seven of the country’s biggest projects.
The world should recognize and push for microgrids, and federations of microgrids, as the topology of the electricity infrastructure of the future.
Renewable energy sources dominated new U.S. electrical generating capacity additions and increased their contribution to the nation's electrical production in the first half of 2021.