Transmission Investment Times Five: Will The Grid Be Secure?

Transmission systems across the country are finally getting some much needed upgrades. The Energy Information Administration (EIA) reports that investments in electricity transmission infrastructure have increased by a factor of...

Demand Response Will Double by 2020: Here’s Why

Recent findings from Navigant Research indicate that demand response (DR) is poised to take over the world as a solution to electric grid instability.  Growing integration of intermittent renewable energy...

How to Protect Yourself from Utility Imposters

There’s a hot, new scandal happening in the utility industry that you’re going to want to avoid.  Customers across the country are reporting utility imposters who try to forcefully clean...

SDG&E Becomes First Utility to Test Drones

It’s a bird!  It’s a plane!  It’s a…drone! San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) became the first utility in the country to gain approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)...