Climate initiatives and population growth have already changed utilities — but millennials want even more. Learn the top 3 things they want from utilities and why it’s worth paying attention.
For utilities, generating too much power is nearly as bad as not enough. The excess can lead to millions of dollars in waste each year. Learn how TROVE is helping Avista, Southern California Edison and other utilities cut waste by learning to better predict the future.
With distributed energy and other advances, there may come a day when people don’t need utilities. Whether or not that day arrives, learn how Opower is helping utilities adapt so their ratepayers want to remain customers.
Utilities need policy and regulatory changes before they can accomplish the modernization necessary to support a 21st century economy. They need cities to be on their side as they struggle to put those changes into place. A new GridWise Alliance / Department of Energy report suggests a path forward.
In many parts of the world, customers prepay their electric bills just as they prepay cell phone minutes. But prepay is relatively rare in North America, where some believe it could unfairly target low-income families. Research and a new solution from Itron suggest it's time to rethink prepay. Find out why