Do Efficiency, Storage, Microgrids Fit as “Non-Transmission Alternatives?”

Efficiency, storage, microgrids, and distributed generation complement, but rarely can replace traditional transmission, says a new study from WIRES conducted by London Economics International. The study was conducted in response to FERC’s requirement in Order No. 1000 that planners take account of “non-transmission alternatives.” Efficiency, … [Read more...]

How Do Efficiency, Storage, Microgrids, DG Fit as ‘Non-Transmission Alternatives’

Efficiency, storage, microgrids, and distributed generation complement, but rarely can replace traditional transmission, says a new study from WIRES conducted by London Economics International. The study was conducted in response to FERC’s requirement in Order No. 1000 that planners take account of “non-transmission alternatives.” Efficiency, … [Read more...]