Accelerate Smart Grid Benefits with Financial Innovations
The Smart Grid engenders an evolution from centralized generation to distributed energy resources (DER) that has profound impacts on business models and operations. Technology is one of the drivers of this evolution. Legislative and regulatory policies that focus on improving grid reliability AND resiliency are other important drivers. But intelligently designed regulations and elegant technology solutions will fall short if we do not have financing products and services that make it easy to fund Smart Grid investments along the entire value chain of...
Source: The Guardian 18 April 2014