20. October 2015 · Comments Off on Utilities and Microgrids: It’s Complicated · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Not long ago when Schneider Electric’s Mark Feasel would make an appointment to talk to a utility about microgrids, he’d usually get shuffled off to the ‘smart guy’.The smart guy is interesting, but he has no budget and therefore no real influence. Being sent to him signaled the utility’s lack of enthusiasm.But something has changed. For one thing, Feasel has noticed the smart guy is no longer the only one talking about microgrids. At energy conferences, for example, C-suite utility leaders now take the podium.

Source: Utilities and Microgrids: It’s Complicated – Microgrid Knowledge