Distributed Renewables

As the cost of renewable energy technologies declines and government support increases, investors, utilities, and governments are exploring ways to implement or invest in distributed renewable energy programs, projects and companies. However, the evolving nature of the regulatory environment surrounding distributed renewable energy often raises more questions than it answers.

Navigant's team of renewable energy experts helps clients manage the uncertainty surrounding distributed renewable technologies and gain clarity and direction. These efforts focus on answering several significant questions, including:

  • Which distributed renewable energy technologies are appropriate in our region?
  • What is the technical potential for those technologies in our service territory?
  • What is the best way to procure distributed renewable energy?
  • How do we justify investment in distributed renewable energy to our public service commission?
  • How will pending legislation impact our implementation or investment?
  • Independent Project Review Services

  • Rooftop Photovoltaics Market Penetration Scenarios

    Analysis of U.S. technical potential and likely market penetration of rooftop photovoltaics conducted for NREL

  • Photovoltaics Value Analysis

    Framework to assess the value of rooftop photovoltaics conducted for NREL


  • What value does distributed renewable energy provide the utility, its customers, and society as a whole?
  • How do intermittent distributed renewables impact our transmission and distribution grid?
  • Which technology companies have viable business models and competitive advantages?
  • How big of a market opportunity do these technologies represent?
  • Which distributed renewable projects are worth our investment?

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