Blog

Jul 17, 2017
Alana Lemarchand
In the first year of rebranding the “ADS National Town Meeting” as “SEPA Grid Evolution Summit,” I’ve been thinking about how much this title reflects the changes in our industry. It has been two...
Jul 5, 2017
Brian Albert, PE
Fundamentals of Strategic Energy Management (SEM) The concept has been around for a few years, but now that building automation, monitoring and energy management processes are more affordable and...
Jun 28, 2017
Katy McSurdy
Promoting sustainable practices for both our clients and ourselves When I first joined Nexant 3 years ago, I was excited to work in a new industry and learn more about how we facilitate energy...
May 16, 2017
Pat Sonti
The U.S. energy industry has undergone a major transformation over the last 10 years with advances in technology that have led to a substantial increase in shale-based gas and gas liquids production...
May 5, 2017
Pat Sonti
Marios Hatzikyriakou
Over the last decade, solar (especially photovoltaics or PV) and wind energy have attracted substantial investment, via private equity, debt and grants, for enabling rapid deployment of these...
Apr 10, 2017
Kelly Mulder
At the recent Midwest Solutions Conference hosted by MEEA in Chicago, I had the opportunity to moderate a dynamic panel of utility marketing experts. The topic drew an attentive crowd interested in...
Mar 19, 2017
Marios Hatzikyriakou
Eric Bober
Deep sector expertise provides highly focused and significant insight into issues that drive value from an investment. A case study of a typical Nexant due diligence engagement appeared in the most...
Mar 6, 2017
LeAndra MacDonald
At the recent Association of Energy Services Professional (AESP) National Conference in Orlando, I moderated a well-attended session on how demand side management (DSM) can provide the springboard...
Feb 27, 2017
Priyanka Khemka
Dr. Nelly Mikhaiel
Introduction Africa’s burgeoning population, economic growth potential, and rich endowment with energy resources combine to render the region a hotspot for significant global gas supply and demand...
Feb 16, 2017
Luther Dow, PE
Our grid modernization team sent two T&D consultants to DistribuTECH 2017. Luther Dow has been to more DTECHs than he cares to count. Jake Zhang had never been to this mother-of-all industry...