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May 15, 2015
How can we build an economic framework to support sustainable integration of these new technologies? Rapid change is occurring in the electricity industry, due in part to robustly expanding...
Apr 23, 2015
Justin S. Miller
On March 31, 2015, Mexico’s Secretariat of Energy (SENER) issued a notice in the Official Gazette establishing the amount of clean energy generation that major power consumers will be required to buy...
Mar 16, 2015
Nexant Product Marketing
Streamlining how utilities conduct energy assessments is valuable in itself, but the often overlooked yet extremely valuable piece of an energy assessment is actually the data collected during the...
Mar 3, 2015
Nexant
Should the oil and gas majors re-engage with renewables, and if so, how? Over the last two decades, the large western international oil and gas companies, or IOCs – BP, Chevron, ConocoPhillips,...
Feb 24, 2015
Stephanie Taboada
Much of the world’s natural gas is classified as “stranded,” meaning it is located in a remote area, far from existing pipeline infrastructure. The volumes often are too small to make constructing a...
Feb 23, 2015
Diana Husmann
Many Small Business programs are named “Small Business Direct Install” – and direct install is literally where they stop. Yet there is so much more that a Small Business program can offer! In one of...
Feb 22, 2015
Justin S. Miller
It is tempting to assert that cheap oil foretells a bleak future for renewable energy in general. This assertion would certainly be true in a perfect market where energy consumers and investors made...
Jan 29, 2015
Dylan Matthews
Have you ever found yourself joining a gym only to find you’re clueless about how all that fancy equipment works? Or maybe after you’ve become a gym member, you’re not seeing results because you’re...
Jan 21, 2015
Justin S. Miller
In the Official Gazette of December 19, 2014, Mexico’s Secretary of Energy, Pedro Joaquin Caldwell, issued the Transition Strategy to Promote the Use of Cleaner Technologies and Fuels (“Transition...
Jan 21, 2015
Bonaire Le
Within the past 10 years, the solar value chain has transitioned from a technology-driven, specialized market towards commoditization with reduced capital costs, narrower price spreads, and...