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Potential Implications of the COVID-19 Crisis on Long-Term Electricity Demand in the United States

On Oct 26, 2020
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A.J. Goulding, Mugwe Kiragu and David Nour Berro present a methodology to quantify potential permanent reductions in electricity demand triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic.

On Oct 26, 2020
@JAndersonEnergy shared
RT @mclott: New report from @ColumbiaUEnergy | Potential Implications of the COVID-19 Crisis on Long-Term Electricity Demand in the United States: https://t.co/IROdJgjoCy
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Potential Implications of the COVID-19 Crisis on Long-Term Electricity Demand in the United States

Potential Implications of the COVID-19 Crisis on Long-Term Electricity Demand in the United States

A.J. Goulding, Mugwe Kiragu and David Nour Berro present a methodology to quantify potential permanent reductions in electricity demand triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Was it worthwhile? Where have the benefits of rooftop solar photovoltaic generation exceeded the cost?

Was it worthwhile? Where have the benefits of rooftop solar photovoltaic generation exceeded the cost?

Three factors have driven this capacity growth: an impressive fall in system prices from about $12/WDC3 (in 2015 dollars) in 1998 to $4/WDC for residential systems in 2015 [7], policy ...

Overcoming Barriers To 100% Clean Energy, Part One: The Electricity Distribution Network

Overcoming Barriers To 100% Clean Energy, Part One: The Electricity Distribution Network

For energy consumers and the distribution network, the clean energy transition necessitates deployment at scale of mass-produced technologies like EVs, rooftop solar, heat pumps, and ...

Transmission hamstrings push for 100% clean electricity

Transmission hamstrings push for 100% clean electricity

A coalition of grid companies has fired off a new argument on why green energy advocates should embrace strategic, long-haul, high-voltage transmission lines and why the Federal Energy ...

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Utilities offer commercial customers new ways to cut consumption and costs.

The 4 Levels of Autonomous Home Energy Management

The 4 Levels of Autonomous Home Energy Management

SEPA The 4 Levels of Autonomous Home Energy Management. We facilitate the electric power industry’s smart transition to a clean and modern energy future through education, research, ...

Demand response is dead. Long live Flexiwatts!

Demand response is dead. Long live Flexiwatts!

Load-shifting demand response is available to help with California's renewable integration, and can effectively mitigate the Duck Curve, but first it needs to be rebranded.

Assessing blockchain’s future in transactive energy

Assessing blockchain’s future in transactive energy

There are compelling reasons for energy markets, and their governance, to move in the direction of a more transactive energy system. Is blockchain a suitable platform for the transactive ...

INSIDER: 29 States Have Clean Electricity Standards. Are They Good Policy?

INSIDER: 29 States Have Clean Electricity Standards. Are They Good Policy?

Nevada's new measure to strengthen its Clean Electricity Standard is the latest in a series of legislative moves to drive the transition to low-carbon energy in the United States. That ...

Why the United States Should Remain Engaged on Nuclear Power: Climate Change and Air Pollution

Why the United States Should Remain Engaged on Nuclear Power: Climate Change and Air Pollution

In a new commentary, Matt Bowen explores the important role nuclear energy can play in lowering greenhouse gas emissions to avoid the worst potential outcomes of climate change.

Department of Energy Year in Review - 2019

Department of Energy Year in Review - 2019

Department of Energy Year in Review - 2019

New England energy transition could require 71 GW of new clean energy capacity

New England energy transition could require 71 GW of new clean energy capacity

With the energy transition underway in New England, power market participants are considering transition pathways that could include installing 58 GW 71 GW of generation capacity and 3 GW ...

IEEE ISGT NA 2020: "Enabling Intelligent and Resilient Communities"

IEEE ISGT NA 2020: "Enabling Intelligent and Resilient Communities"

Track 1 – Customer Analytics and Behind the Meter Technologies Track 2 – Distribution and Transmission Operation for the Grid of the Future Track 3 – Distribution and Transmission Planning ...

Global Energy Demand Plunges due to COVID-19

Global Energy Demand Plunges due to COVID-19

The Covid-19 pandemic represents the biggest shock to the global energy system in more than seven decades, with the drop in demand this year set to dwarf the impact of the 2008 financial ...

Global energy demand to plunge this year as a result of the biggest shock since the Second World War

Global energy demand to plunge this year as a result of the biggest shock since the Second World War

New IEA report provides almost real-time picture of impact of Covid-19 crisis in 2020 across all major fuels, including coal, oil, gas, renewables and electricity – as well as carbon ...

The potential impact of electric vehicles on global energy systems

The potential impact of electric vehicles on global energy systems

Electric vehicles are unlikely to create a power-demand crisis but could reshape the load curve. Here’s how to bend that curve to your advantage.

The reports of bitcoin environmental damage are garbage

The reports of bitcoin environmental damage are garbage

I have a background in electricity, from when I was an investment banker. I worked in a Natural Resources & Power group for about 8 years…

New England States Vision Statement

New England States Vision Statement

New England States’ Vision for a Clean, Affordable, and Reliable 21st Century Regional Electric Grid  October 2020 – The New England States’ vision, expressed through the New England States ...