EI’s Amanda Myers says 88% of the biggest U.S. cities lack the EV charging infrastructure to meet demand forecasts, but says California’s utility deployment holds lessons for other states.
EI’s Megan Mahajan outlines how the Alberta Energy Policy Simulator reveals policies that could cut provincial emissions 30% while saving over $6 billion a year by 2050.
EI’s Silvio Marcacci details new “coal cost crossover” research showing 74% of existing U.S. coal plants cost more to operate than replacing them with new local wind and solar.
EI’s Mike O’Boyle and Silvio Marcacci say as extreme weather forces coal offline, distributed clean energy becomes the better solution for grid resilience.
EI’s Mike O’Boyle discusses new research on international regulatory policy to maximize distributed energy resources and reshape utility business models toward distribution grid optimization.
EI’s Megan Mahajan says U.S. emissions rising as clean energy growth surged means decoupling economic growth from emissions is key to meeting climate goals.
EI’s Jeffrey Rissman and Silvio Marcacci detail how clean energy R&D policy can unlock technology innovations needed to reduce global emissions.
EI’s Hal Harvey lays out an energy wish list for Congress to consider including R+D funding, renewable energy tax incentives, offshore wind, grid expansion, and coal transition efforts.
APP’s Ron Lehr outlines financial tools which swap coal debt for clean energy equity to help utilities retire uneconomic coal generation early.
EI’s Eric Gimon says outdated U.S. wholesale power market rules are preventing energy storage from reaching its full market potential.