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Nov 18, 2018
Myles Collins
Electric utilities face the challenge today of meeting our nation’s growing demand for reliable electricity while overcoming the problems posed by an aging grid and addressing the vulnerabilities of...
Diversity in the energy industry and utility services
Jul 8, 2018
Andrea Davis
Diversity is an ongoing challenge in many industries, and energy is no different. Greentech Media cited a survey by Ernst & Young that said women represent 16% of board members in the global...
Lorraine Moneypenny
Apr 1, 2018
Lorraine Moneypenny
Lending further proof to the maxim that Nexant staff can be informative and entertaining in any medium, Nexant’s own Ron Cascone made for an engaging guest on the radio last month. (Recording...
Jan 21, 2018
Katy McSurdy
Once you’ve had your fill discussing Advanced Meter Infrastructure and Grid Modernization at DistribuTECH , there are plenty of ways to stretch your legs and check out local happenings: For a little...
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
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...
Mar 6, 2017
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...
Sep 28, 2016
Marisabel Dolan
Phosphate rock is the only significant commercial source of the element phosphorus. It consists of the calcium phosphate mineral apatite together with quartz, calcite, dolomite, clay, and iron oxide...
Jul 6, 2016
Marisabel Dolan
Dr. Nelly Mikhaiel
Latin America ( [1] ) is richly endowed with natural gas resources, and has the potential to considerably increase its global importance as both a gas consuming and producing province. The region’s...
May 8, 2016
Here at Nexant, one of the hot topics on our minds is the rise of behavioral programs at utilities. Here’s a sneak peak of the infographic we’re showcasing at AESP. How will implementers and...