Tag: energy customers

News and Policies, U.S.

Record Growth In Residential Energy Storage In Q2

September 13, 2019

Via: CleanTechnica

Between April 1 and June 30, 2019, behind the meter residential energy storage in the US experienced its greatest increase in history — 35 megawatt-hours, according to a new US Energy Storage Monitor report from Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables […]

News and Policies, U.S.

Nearly Half of All U.S. Electricity Customers Have Smart Meters

December 6, 2017

Via: Energy Collective

Installations of smart meters have more than doubled since 2010—almost half of all U.S. electricity customer accounts now have smart meters. By the end of 2016, U.S. electric utilities had installed about 71 million advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) smart meters, […]

Energy Economics

It’s Cheaper to Save Energy Than to Buy It, Despite Misleading Claims

September 27, 2017

Via: Energy Collective

“Energy efficiency is too expensive, will increase costs to consumers and push people into energy poverty”—this is a claim made by some commentators in Brussels recently. As the Energy Efficiency Directive is being negotiated in the Parliament, Jan Rosenow reveals […]

Energy Consumption, Global

Customer Power: Are You the Kind of Energy User Who Makes a Difference?

May 26, 2016

Via: Energy Collective

In the story of how energy is made and used to keep a country functioning, you don’t get a starring role. You are the passive receiver and consumer of electricity or gas in a tale dominated by governments, corporations and […]