Peter Asmus featured in Fortnightly Magazine
According to Peter Asmus, principal research analyst at Navigant Research, utilities now have come to microgrids - at least the ones that they may themselves own and operate, called utility distribution microgrids (UDMs) - as the next logical extension of their efforts to deploy smart grid technology.
Flash forward to the future - which is now - and a number of technology trends and regulatory reforms appear to be accelerating the spread of microgrids. Key among the technology trends are the following:
In the article, Peter explains why for many utilities it’s the next logical step for smart grid technology.Read full article