Or a (really hot) day in the life of the power grid

An update for July 18th, which ranks as the #8 peak demand day in New England history is below…

With a heatwave settling across the northeastern and midwestern United States, electricity systems across some of the nation’s most densely populated areas strained to meet peak demands today, sending power prices spiking.  Read more here…

Net metering or power purchase agreement? It depends on the customer and utility, but a study of North Carolina commercial customers finds that selling the PV generation yields the best savings, thanks to onerous net-metering charges. By Kacey Hoover  Read more here…

 

IMG_8245Getting ready for Independence Day?  We are, too.  Heads up!  Our office will be closed on Thursday July 4th and Friday July 5th in observance of the holiday.