Can Electric Utilities Coexist with Increasingly Severe Wildfires?
What fire-hardening techniques can be used to protect communities from severe wildfires and utilities from the financial fallout?
Bulk Electric System Planners/Operators Need to Plan Now for Distributed Energy Resources
Distributed energy resources or DERs are expected to double over the next fives years. ISOs, balancing authorities, and transmission planners must consider the impacts of DERs now and prepare to modify system models and operations to recognize growth of these resources.